"[Romania's PM designate] only knows to say yes and that's how things will be from now on."
"All I do is sing, which is what I love, and it comes out naturally"
"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
The big surprise of these elections in Ukraine has been the sudden rise into third place nationally of a local party run by a local
Darth Vader was prevented from voting in Ukraine’s legislatory elections…
The Internet Party’s main candidate, dressed as the legendary Star Wars
Voting in Eastern Ukraine reveals a few more of the divisions in society. The young vote differently to the old, some miss the certainties of the
Western Ukraine’s biggest city Lviv basked in sunshine as voters went to the polls. This is the heartland of nationalism, and turnout should be high
Polls have opened and voting is underway in Ukraine’s first election since former president Victor Yanukovich was ousted by street protests in
On the southern frontline in Mariupol, Ukraine’s major port in the east, the election takes place under separatist and pro-Russian guns dug in just
On Sunday Ukrainians vote in parliamentary elections after a momentous year in which people power ousted a pro-Russian political establishment, and
* Ukraine went to the polls on October 26 in a crunch parliamentary election.
* By 23:30 CET on October 26, the exit polls put the Petro Poroshenko
How will Ukraine’s elections affect its uneasy relationship with Russia?
Many of the MPs who get elected are likely to have strong negative
Visiting troops ahead of Sunday’s parliamentary election, Ukraine’s Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk knows the fight against separatist rebels is not
Russia and Ukraine have failed to conclude a deal on gas prices during talks in Brussels on Tuesday.
They will meet again next Wednesday in the
With pressure mounting to resolve the gas dispute with Russia, Ukraine is preparing itself for a long, cold winter.
The uncertainty about a
A powerful explosion shook the largest rebel-controlled city in eastern Ukraine on Monday October 20, as daily battles continue in the region despite
Germany’s foreign intelligence agency has concluded that Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 was downed in Ukraine by pro-Russian rebels.
The shockwave from a powerful explosion at a Donetsk chemical plant could be felt kilometres away at a press conference held by pro-Russian rebels in
Following the instalment of the provisional government and then the election of a new president, Ukrainians will choose new lawmakers in their
Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko has denounced elections which are due to be held in the east of Ukraine in November by rebels.
Under a new law
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko have made limited progress about resolving a row over Russian gas supplies
The Kremlin said talks between Russia, Ukraine and European leaders were “full of misunderstandings and disagreements.”
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry
After months of intense conflict parts of Donetsk resemble a ghost town. Under heavy bombing, shelling and shooting many have died and many more have