"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
Many bodies are still trapped under the rubble of the police station in Mingora in Pakistan’s Swat valley.
Eight have been recovered, but there are
Two boats that set off from Cyprus packed with Palestinian activists; emergency supplies; and the sister-in-law of Middle East peace envoy Tony Blair
So have the Russians left Georgia, or not? People who normally live in the buffer zone Russia has unilaterally set up are dismayed to see armour
In the United States, the Democratic party have revealed their dream-team to make the final assault on the summit of American power. Leading the
Life in Georgia is slowly returning as refugees from the Russian military occupation return and re-populate towns and villages that have been
To counter those who might say that Barack Obama’s presidential dossier looks a little slender, the choice of Joe Biden as running-mate appears a
The Democrats’ official announcement of the nomination reads: “Joe Biden brings extensive foreign policy experience, an impressive record of
Georgian troops have taken back control of the main road linking the east and west of the country after Russian forces withdrew. But it is a mixed
Barack Obama has named his running-mate for the US presidential election in November. The man who will stand for Vice-President is the veteran
The US Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama has chosen the veteran senator Joe Biden as his running-mate for vice-president.
Joe Biden is the perfect counter to anyone who claims Barack Obama is thin on experience. He has been the senator from Delaware since February 1973
With relations between Russia and the US remaining strained over Georgia the Black Sea is once again a focal point of tension. American warships
Georgian security forces have been re-establishing control over parts of their country relinquished by Russian troops, as part of a withdrawal
The guessing game continues for just a few more hours as the world waits to learn who Barack Obama has chosen as his running mate for the