"We, the people of the world, have got to own this new technology, so that the profits and rewards come broadly to people, rather than go to a few billionaires."
Prof. Richard Freeman, Harvard economics professor
"We, here on the continent, haven’t had a change of heart. Our hearts are still open to you"
European Council President
"There is no alternative for us other than to fight back. This is the biggest challenge for my generation"
Greek university student
""The main thing is we got him back on board, he is safe. But I think it just showed everyone how hard it is to actually see the guy in the water, even on a sunny day, 18 knots and sunshine, you know you wouldn't want to be doing it in 20 knots in the dark. I don't think you would find him you know.""
Skipper, Team Hun Sung Hai/Scallywag
"These are really important social issues that affect all of us all over in our communities. And we can't just leave this up to governments to solve these problems"
"‘Aussie flu’ is actually a bit of a misnomer. It is a strain that we have seen in previous seasons in the UK, in fact we saw it circulating last season. Hospital admissions have increased due to a combination of influenza A and B and no strain is currently dominating."
Professor Paul Cosford
Medical Director, Public Health England
""Oh it's a huge part! It's really exciting singing this and it's super challenging, to act and to sing. So for me it's really special to do it, really.""
"The poles amplify all the phenomena we see everywhere else on the globe"
Italy's highest court has delivered a verdict that is firmly rooted in reality.
On the eve of the official opening of the World Economic Forum in Davos there were warnings about the growing gap between rich and poor. It’s just
Israeli police shot dead a Palestinian they said tried to stab an officer near Jerusalem's Old City on Saturday, the latest in a spate of street attacks in the occupied territories.
The Belgian capital of Brussels came to a standstill on Wednesday as some 300 taxi drivers protested against ride-hailing service Uber. Taxi drivers
The 32nd edition of the Jerusalem Film Festival kicked off with Hollywood glamour, as John Turturro attended the opening. The US actor, writer and
Held for nine murders in Charleston, South Carolina, Dylann Roof has also fired up passions in the United States over the flying of a southern battle
The events in Baltimore this week have followed a disturbing pattern that keeps haunting America.
An unarmed young black man is being killed by
An uneasy calm has settled on Baltimore with riot police lining streets where nights of rioting occurred as citizens expressed anger over the death
Fifteen buildings were set ablaze, more than 200 arrests were made, 15 troopers were injured, the National Guard was called out and Baltimore imposed
Strategically important at the crossroads between East and West, Yemen’s four-year political crisis has recently been escalating into a full-blown
An Amazon forest chief marches with hundreds of native people alongside slum workers in Brazil.
Brazilian police mounted on horseback deploy to
The socialist government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has begun exploratory talks with the opposition to resolve weeks of street
In the battle for Ukraine’s political soul, the economy could end up caught in the middle of a tug-of-war.
Acting President Oleksander Turchinov
Ukraine’s acting president, Olexander Turchinov, has revealed that the country’s presidential election campaign will begin on Tuesday February 25th
Bosnia and Herzegovina
The city of Tuzla, once a thriving powerhouse of Bosnian industry, has become a hotbed of protest.
Twenty-two people, including 17 police officers
Scarlet Johansson’s television advertisement for the Israeli-owned company Sodastream, which operates a factory in Ma’ale Adumim – an Israeli
Don’t let appearances fool you, Gigi Chao isn’t lonely.
The LGBT activist’s dad just doesn’t get it. She’s 33 and has been with her partner Sean
The EU has held out a promise of more financial aid for Ukraine, if it signs a trade pact.
Serhiy Arbuzov, Ukraine’s Deputy Prime Minister, has
Claudio Rosmino: “In order to get a clearer understanding of how the crisis in Ukraine might play out I am joined by Sergio Cantone who is the
In a landmark speech on the state of the US economy and society, US President Barack Obama on Wednesday warned against the dangers of a growing