"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"
John Lennon fans have gathered at Strawberry Fields in New York’s Central Park to mark 35 years since the death of the iconic musician. The
The first recording contract ever signed by The Beatles is up for auction in New York next month and is expected to sell for upwards of 150, 000
A long-lost guitar belonging to John Lennon is to be put up for auction in America and is expected to fetch up to 800,000 dollars. The J-160E Gibson
Yoko Ono was an artist in her own right before she married John Lennon in 1969. Now, the Museum of Modern Art in New York is celebrating her
Cynthia Lennon, first wife of late Beatle John Lennon, has died, her family said on Wednesday. She was 75. “Cynthia Lennon passed away today at her
He may have famously told his fans to give him a break and stop sending fan mail a few years ago but former Beatle Ringo Starr is still making music
Beatlemania returned to the Washington Coliseum exactly 50 years to the day after the Fab Four played their first US concert at the same
A new album or rare recordings by the Beatles from 1963 has been released.
The 59 tracks were made public to stop them falling out of copyright
It’s an old song, but a recently released music video for the Beatles cover version of Buddy Holly’s “Words of Love” is new.
Directed by the man
Today marks the 50th anniversary of the release of The Beatles’ first album ‘Please Please Me’.
This first record, consisting of 14 tracks, was
If a picture paints a thousand words then Yoko Ono’s contribution to America’s gun law debate will be difficult for the firearms lobby to
The celebrated musician who introduced Indian music to much of the Western world, Ravi Shankar has died at his home in California at the age of 92.
An informal choir of more than 1,600 people have set a new world record in the Beatles’ home city of Liverpool on the 50th anniversary of the release
Sir Paul McCartney has been made an officer of the Legion of Honour, one of France’s most prestigious awards. The former Beatle looked delighted with
Paul McCartney has been given a star on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame, making him the last member of the Beatles to get one.
At the unveiling, he made
December 8, 1980 John Lennon is shot dead outside his residence in the Dakota building in New York City. He was returning from a recording studio
It has brought the world everyone from The Beatles to Queen, Kate Perry and Coldplay. Now EMI is to have yet another new owner – or actually
Singer Paul McCartney and his bride Nancy Shevell leave the Old Marylebone Town Hall in London after their wedding.
Paul McCartney married for the third time on Sunday.
The 69-year-old tied the knot with the New York heiress Nancy Shevell at Marylebone Register
September 26, 1969. Abbey Road, the last album recorded by the Beatles, goes on sale to the British public. The record – unsurprisingly given the