"“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
"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
Palestinian refugees “right to return” has proved one of the major stumbling blocks in negotiations between the Israelis and the Palestinians. An
Chaos and panic. That’s how one correspondent described the aftermath of the bomb attack at Moscow’s Domodedovo airport.
euronews’ Nial O’Reilly
The claims in the leaks have met with an angry response from the Palestinian leadership in the West Bank.
On a visit to Egypt, Palestinian
In the wake of the Moscow airport bombing, special security measures on Russia’s transport system as a whole have been ordered by President
Long queues at the Jobcentre have become horribly familiar in Spain since the start of the economic crisis.
The unemployment rate has broken all
Shares have started trading of International Airlines Group – the new company combining British Airways and Iberia.
They were traded on stock
A group of jobless Spaniards have tried to form the country’s longest-ever unemployment line in the capital of Madrid.
It failed to enter the
The publication of leaked papers said to contain details of talks between Israel and the Palestinians has created anger in the West Bank and
Improving the health of Europeans, promoting social inclusion and gender equality, and fighting the use of illegal performance enhancing drugs are
Whether it is cheese past its sell-by date, reconditioned contaminated poultry meat or, most recently, dioxin-tainted eggs, the EU is no stranger to
Prime Minister Viktor Orban of Hungary has been given an ultimatum. His country has two weeks to convince the European Commission that Budapest’s new
The controversial president of Uzbekistan under whose authority protesters in the country were killed by state forces five years ago has been
Philips said weak sales of flat screen TVs were behind its disappointing fourth-quarter profit.
Shares in the Dutch consumer appliances, healthcare
French President Nicolas Sarkozy has urged the world’s top economies to agree new rules to curb market volatility or risk unrest instead.
If you imagine the LHC on the border between Switzerland and France as a racetrack where particles run close to the speed of the light, then think of
New Zealand director Lee Tamahori is back at the Sundance festival with his latest film “The Devil’s Double”.
And US film-maker Jesse Peretz scores
The Givenchy show got off to a late start at Paris Fashion Week after a power outage caused a one-and-a-half hour delay.
And when it did finally
A suspected suicide attack at Russia’s biggest airport has killed at least 35 people.
The blast shook the international arrivals hall of Domodedovo
Tunisia’s revolution is far from over. Fresh unrest has erupted in the capital, Tunis, as protesters pile pressure on the interim government
It was a close run thing for the title of the world’s top carmaker last year. Toyota kept its spot at the top of the global sales ranking for the
Vibrant growth in Germany helped the euro zone’s services sector expand faster in January despite growing weakness elsewhere in the region
French drugmaker Sanofi-Aventis has extended its offer for US biotech firm Genzyme for a second time, as they continue talks on a deal.
Iran has hanged two activists it says took part in the protests against the result of the 2009 presidential election. The prosecutor’s office in
His position might be largely ceremonial but Anibal Cavaco Silva’s political skills could be swiftly put to the test.
Elected for a second term as
The latest ‘Twilight Saga’ film and ‘The Last Airbender’ lead the nominations for the Razzies, a celebration of all that is bad in cinema.
President Nicolas Sarkozy has called on the world’s richest nations to manage the global economy better.
The comments came as the French leader
Iran has executed two activists who took part in street protests in the wake of the 2009 presidential election result.
Jafar Kazemi and Mohammed
“An OLED is a light source which produces diffuse light. It is very flat, very chic, very thin, and it emits very, very comfortable, soft light, and
There is a call for a month-long ban on cocoa exports from Ivory Coast, to pile more financial pressure on incumbent President Laurent