"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
G20 finance ministers are to keep economic support measures in place, describing recovery as “uneven.”
Rich and developing countries, meeting in
Almost 1,000 domino blocks have been placed along the route of the former Berlin Wall ahead of the 20th anniversary of its collapse.
Braving heavy rain in the Basque Country, thousands have demanded freedom for the crew of a Spanish trawler seized by Somali pirates.
For many, it became the song synonymous with the fall of the Berlin Wall.
‘Wind of Change’ by German rock band the Scorpions was written in 1989
At least two workers have been killed and several injured after a bridge under construction collapsed in Andorra.
Four workers are still
Seamus Kearney – euronews: “The Fall of the Berlin Wall twenty years ago heralded a massive change in Germany but also had a ripple-on effect in
Giovanni Magi – euronews: “Ricardo Ehrmannn, hello, welcome to euronews. It was you who on the 9th of November, 20 years ago, during a press
The US is still trying to understand the reasons behind the deadly mass shooting at the Fort Hood military facility in Texas.
A Russian military plane has crashed in the Pacific Ocean, with all 11 people on board feared dead.
The Tupolev-142 disappeared from radar screens
St Andrews in Scotland is hosting finance ministers from the world’s leading rich and developing countries amid growing signs of a global recovery
Virtual reality is entering a new era of touch-sensitive tiles and immersive animations. Researchers in Barcelona have created a unique space at the
Final preparations to mark the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin wall are being put in place in the German capital.
The giant party
The families of 36 kidnapped Spanish fishermen, under threat of death by Somali pirates, have come together to urge their government to give in to
The commitment of the British government to the troops in Afghanistan has come under fire from three former chiefs of the defence staff.
G20 finance ministers and central bankers are in St Andrews, Scotland with a warning from the IMF not to withdraw emergency financial measures from
Opposition parties, including Iranian backed Hezbollah, have reportedly agreed to form a national unity government in Lebanon.
The deal follows
As flags fluttered at half mast in memory of the dead, investigators searched for a motive behind the mass shooting at the Fort Hood military base in