"Since we have a banking union, there needs to be a European solution."
European Economic Commissioner
"Viktor Orbán is not the only populist politician on the continent with burning ambitions and politics that belong in a dark and distant past."
Gauri van Gulik
Europe Director, Amnesty International
""Alone we wouldn't be as successful as we are with the 22 countries together""
Ersilia Vaudo Scarpetta
Chief Diversity Officer, European Space Agency
"It’s mainly due to drinking of water from contaminated, shallow sources. We’ve intensified chlorine spraying in the localised infection centres."
"The external public debt stock increased by Sh42.5 billion ($4,253.0 million) from Sh185 billion ($18,504.5 million) on December 2016 to Sh227 billion ($22,757.4 million) by end of December last year."
"To try to demand from the government in Belgrade to make a choice: whether you are with Russia or you with the West well, it is to step on the same rake as in the Ukrainian crisis"
Russian foreign minister
"The people who made the film were very specific about the references they used in relationship to Africa. They are pulling from the best fashion and art."
"In principle - the requirement of choice, either you are with Russia or you are with the West, this is the Middle Ages."
Russian Foreign Minister
This year will be the hottest on record and next year could be even hotter, according to a new report. The World Meteorological Organisation says a
Beijing is celebrating 50 years since it made Tibet an autonomous region. This follows a couple of months after long-exiled Tibetan spiritual leader
A small group of Tibetan protesters have disrupted a presentation of Beijing’s bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics in Lausanne, Switzerland.
A 15-year-old Belgian boy is on his way to Tibet to train as a Buddhist monk.
The Belgian teenager was given the green light after an appeal
At least 21 bodies have been recovered from a landslide in Tibet, according to state media.
83 miners, most of them Chinese migrants, were buried
A major operation to save 83 miners buried by a landslide in Tibet has continued through a second day, but hope is fading that any survivors will
In the city of New Delhi, Tibetan exiles pray for those who self-immolated in their independence campaign. About 100 Tibetan have set themselves on
Hundreds of exiled Tibetan students march on the streets of northern hill town of Dharamsala in India, expressing solidarity with those in Tibet who
As Tibetan exiles held their second General Meeting in Dharmsala, India, the Dalai Lama has expressed hopes the naming of a new regime in Beijing
Tibetan singer Loten Namling arrived at the UN headquarters in Geneva at the end of a long march to draw attention to the plight of his homeland
The Chinese government has closed Tibet to foreign visitors, tourist agencies operating there say.
The news comes ten days after two Tibetans set
Dozens of Tibetan protesters have clashed with Indian police following the arrival in New Dehli of China’s President Hu Jintao. A Tibetan exile who
A Tibetan exile has died, two days after setting himself on fire in New Delhi to protest against Chinese rule in the Himalayan region.
A Tibetan man has set himself on fire in New Delhi in protest against a visit by China’s President Hu Jintao later this week.
The man was quickly
Hundreds of Tibetan exiles marched through parts of New Delhi to mark the anniversaries of the unsuccessful 1959 revolt and anti-Beijing riots which
Tibetan monks staged the ‘ghost exorcising’ religious ritual in Beijing, China on Tuesday (February 21), on the even of the Tibetan New Year.
*February 22, 1940* Five-year-old Lhamo Dondrub is enthroned as the 14th Dalai Lama, adopting his religious name, Jetsun Jamphel Ngawang Lobsang
Protesters from the Tibetan Peoples’ Solidarity Movement in Delhi enacted a play to portray the clashes between Tibetans and Chinese soldiers.
Hundreds of Tibetans marched in India’s capital on Wednesday to protest Chinese rule over their homeland.
A Tibetan activist has suffered burns to his legs after setting himself on fire outside the Chinese embassy in New Delhi. There has been a string of