"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"I agree with the Trump policy about putting additional requests to China, because China can do more."
Former US Secretary of State
"France and Germany shouldn't be bullying the other 26."
MEP, Christian Democrats
"The tradition comes from the shepherds, who cooked their meat with dasarashi, between two slates."
Chef, Gabala Khanlar
"There’s one thing architects and politicians have in common: they both love big, expensive projects."
"There is no war in Senegal. But when you wake up in the morning and you have nothing to eat, this, too, is a kind of daily battle."
"We want to see which tomato plants can still give good yields without water."
Plant breeding scientist
"Kurds believe they are worse off as part of Iraq."
research fellow at LSE's Middle East Centre
The elections earlier this month for the new Russian Duma brought ordinary people out in the biggest protests since the breakup of the old Soviet
A close ally of Vladimir Putin has been elected speaker of Russia’s State Duma, at its first sitting since a parliamentary poll critics say was
Russia’s lower house of parliament, the State Duma, has convened for the first time since this month’s elections sparked widespread protests.
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has led the first formal proceedings of the new parliament, killing off any opposition hopes of a re-run of the
Exactly a week after an election in Russia that many are claiming was fraudulent, euronews has spoken to Chairman of the Central Election Commission
Leaders of the opposition, wanting to avoid any trouble with the authorities led demonstrators from Revolution Square where Saturday’s rally was
Russian police say 25,000 people are in Moscow’s Bolotnaya Square for the rally against what they believe was a fraudulent election last Sunday
Nationwide protests about the last Sunday’s elections are taking place in Russia today, with demonstrators angry at Prime Minister Vladimir Putin
Discontent among Russians over the administration manifested itself about as far from Moscow as you can get.
In Vladivostok on the Pacific coast
Accusations of vote rigging following the Russian parliamentary elections have unified Prime Minister Vladimir Putin’s diverse enemies, causing the
A high profile anti-Kremlin activist has been arrested for taking part in a protest against alleged fraud in Russia’s general election. Supporters of
With United Russia’s support dented in the country’s parliamentary elections, questions are now being asked about whether the Putin-Medvedev
The European monitoring group the OSCE has expressed concern about fairness of the Russian election.
OSCE Parliamentary Assembly President, Petros
The Russian election has been marked by protests in Moscow and St Petersburg, with activists claiming the outcome was rigged by the Kremlin.
With 60% of the ballots counted, results show Vladimir Putin’s ruling party making steady gains following a poor start.
United Russia have now
Voting has begun in Russia’s parliamentary elections.
Seven parties are competing for seats in the lower house or State Duma.
The poll is a test
Polls open for parliamentary elections in Russia on Sunday.
However, on Saturday – the ‘day of silence’ when no campaigning is allowed – the