This week they said


I am being assailed by requests to return to the field as soon as possible. Italy today is on the edge of a cliff. I cannot allow thisFormer Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi suggests he is considering a return to politics

This is all a set-up. The council have been trying to scare off other bidders by saying that anyone who buys the square will have no right to possession of it. Who would want to buy a piece of land that they could not take possession of?

Controversial businessman Noel O’Gara protests at the sale of Dartmouth Square at the Allsop property auction on Tuesday

It is my duty . . . to protect institutions of the nation. I will always fulfil this role, no matter how much pressure or what the situation

Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi defends his position amid protests

Korea’s history books deal with the unicorn, considered to be ridden by King Tongmyong, and its lair. . .The discovery of the unicorn lair proves that Pyongyang was a capital city of Ancient Korea

North Korean media reports on the discovery of a “unicorn lair”, quoting archaeologist Jo Hui Sung. It transpired the report was poorly translated

We will not dither or procrastinate but will drive forward to lead this country out of the despair and despondency and lack of self-worth in which we found ourselves in March 2011

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan during Wednesday’s budget, somewhat misreading the public mood

To make fun of this sacred act is sacrilege and is offensive to the core belief of every Catholic

Martin Long of the Catholic Communications Office complains to RTÉ about a sketch on The Mario Rosenstock Show