Strike over EU plan disrupts European flights PARIS (AP) — A strike by air traffic controllers forced cancellations of more than 60 percent of flights around France and disrupted travel elsewhere in Europe on Wednesday, as workers protested a plan to simplify the continent's patchwork airspace.
June 12, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News
Europe outrage over NSA tempered by necessity BERLIN (AP) — Indignation was sharp and predictable across Europe — a continent where privacy is revered. Yet anger over revelations of U.S. electronic surveillance was tempered by an indisputable fact: Europe wants the information that America intelligence provides.
June 11, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News
Manmohan Singh in Mathaba.Net Expressing shocked and horrified to hear of the heinous assassination of former Pakistan's Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto, Indian Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh Thursday said, "The sub continent has lost an outstanding leader who worked for...
Gordon Brown in WalesOnline Setting the scene for April's G20 talks in London, Mr Brown said: "If what happens to a bank in one country can within minutes have devastating effects for banks on a different continent, then only a truly international response of policy and...
James Watson in International Herald Tribune In the aftermath of the published remarks, Watson told an audience in London: "To all those who have drawn the inference from my words that Africa, as a continent, is somehow genetically inferior, I can only apologize unreservedly."