"What we're trying to do is provide the solid data, together with the satellites, that will tell us how the atmosphere is changing"
Head of Ozone Group, Deutscher Wetterdienst
"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"Threatening to indiscriminately slaughter hundreds of thousands of civilians to protect ourselves is a stupid idea."
Executive Director, ICAN
"“This is a Christian country... If you go to Turkey or Saudi Arabia and start to discredit Islam, the reaction will be the same”"
Student who fled to Austria from Chechnya
"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,”"
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British Conservative leader David Cameron’s efforts to create a new anti-federalist group within the European Parliament appear to have born fruit
Sweden which takes over the European Union’s rotating presidency in July has been setting out its programme for its six month stint.
On the mixed
Road safety across the European Union is improving steadily but not by enough to meet targets set for next year.
That is the conclusion the
The new Speaker of the House of Commons will play a pivot role in restoring the reputation of the institution. (Westminster Hall has survived for
In Grozny, last 16 April, against a peaceful urban backdrop in a capital previously reduced to concrete crumbs by fighting, the Russian authorities
European shares finished the day down three percent as investors reacted to a pessimistic forecast from the World Bank about a global recovery and as
Lufthansa has got permission from the European Commission to buy Brussels Airlines.
The German flag carrier had satisfied the EU Competition
Britain’s MPs are voting to select a new speaker for the lower house. In the first round ballot, as no one gained more than 50% of the vote, the
The World Bank is warning that prospects for the global economy remain “unusually uncertain” despite recent signs of improvement in some regions
Shares in Anglo American have jumped after rival Xstrata asked for talks about a tie up.
Xstrata said it would be a merger of equals to make them
Another sign that Europe’s largest economy is stabilising after suffering its sharpest slump since reunification in 1990 – German business sentiment
Nicolas Sarkozy has ruled out introducing tough new austerity measures to ease France’s economic crisis.
The French president’s historic address to
A rally in Tehran to commemorate protesters who died in unrest at the weekend has reportedly been broken up by security forces firing teargas and
The head of Russia’s Muslim region of Ingushetia is fighting for his life after being seriously hurt in a suicide bombing.
The organisation that looks after the world’s whales, has begun its annual meeting in Madeira.
The crunch issue – the number of animals allowed
A small picture called “The Torment of St Anthony” is on display at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art and attracting much attention. It is a
A new companion robot has been designed by a team at Hertfordshire University as part of a European project, and it is “living” in a special house
The Moscow International Film Festival opened this weekend at the Pushkinsky cinema to the delight of many. The stars were out in force, promoting
The situation in Iran began deteriorating rapidly over the weekend with the death toll rising sharply.
Reform activists took to the streets on
Iran’s Revolutionary guards have issued a warning they will crackdown on any further unrest over the disputed presidential elections.
President Nicolas Sarkozy will today make an historic speech before a joint session of the French parliament, gathered at the Palace of Versailles
The British government has denied putting pressure on parliamentary members to vote for Margaret Beckett as the new Speaker of the House of Commons
With Iranian opposition supporters stepping up their campaign around the world US President Barack Obama is coming under pressure to take a tougher
The president of the Russia Ingushetia is recovering after being seriously wounded in a bomb attack being blamed on Islamic rebels.
The organisation that looks after the world’s whales is holding its annual meeting on the island of Madeira, with both whaling nations and
Greenland has introduced self-rule and moved a step closer towards independence from Denmark.
The territory’s new status was celebrated yesterday
Just weeks before he hosts a G8 summit 72-year-old Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is facing a new sex scandal.
It comes as Italians show
Britain’s MPs decide later who will take over in one the hottest seats in UK politics – the Speaker’s chair in the House of Commons.
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