"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"Thousands of seeds of a single species can be kept alive for tens or hundreds of years""
Maria Manuela Sim-Sim
Curator, Seed Bank A. L. Belo Correia
"He has independence at his core. It is not something that he has improvised"
Friend of Carles Puigdemont
"There will be no cheating. The process is set in a way that you can't cheat. Even at the precinct, the walls of the precinct or the doors of the polling places we will have the results posted."
"“My family are talking about Catalan independence in a WhatsApp group and it’s like hmmmm, I’m going to shut up,”"
"Sound needs to endure"
Music Director, Berlin Staatsoper
"It is so important for me, I have got the gold medal!"
Asian Games swimming champion, China
"What these people did for each other says far more about who we are as Americans than the cowardly acts of a killer ever could"
Sarah Huckerbee Sanders
White House press secretary
The founder and chief commander of Colombia’s FARC rebels, Manuel Marulanda, has died after more that 40 years fighting the state from jungle and
Lebanon’s parliament has elected army chief General Michel Suleiman as the country’s new president.
Suleiman takes up the post left vacant for
Lebanon’s parliament is set to vote in army chief General Michel Suleiman as the country’s 11th president, filling a post left vacant for six
Lebanon’s long-running political stalemate should be resolved today, with the long-awaited appointment of a new president. The parliament in Beirut
One of the world’s oldest guerrilla fighters, the founder of the Colombian rebel group the FARC, has died, according to the government in Bogota
Anti-foreigner violence sweeping parts of South Africa has forced thousands of immigrants to flee, and head back to their homelands. At least 50