"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
Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou on a visit to Luxembourg got the good news from Jean-Claude Juncker, head of the Eurogroup of finance
To get further insight into the consequences of Portugal’s election, euronews reporter, Michel Santos spoke to journalist and commentator José
This week’s edition of Business Weekly focuses on the growing economic discrepancies between the core and the periphery in Europe.
One example is
At least 34 people died after Syrian security forces opened fire on an anti-regime rally in the city of Hama on Friday.
Witnesses told Reuters that
Campaigning is over in Portugal’s snap general election as voters ponder where to mark their ballot papers on Sunday in a poll that could end months
The E. coli bacterium is not only taking a human toll. It has also infected international trade.
Relations between the EU and Russia were laid low
Germany has set up a national task-force to fight the spread of the E. coli food-poisoning outbreak, stepping up the pace to track down the source of
A teenager in China has sold one of his kidneys so that he could buy an iPad 2.
The 17-year-old student saw an internet ad offering cash to organ
Ratko Mladic, the former head of the Bosnian Serb army, appeared in court for the first time on Friday to face charges of war crimes after 16 years
They started out in the mid to early 1960s. But vintage US rockers ‘The Sonics’ still have what it takes to excite an audience, as they demonstrated
The Venice Biennale, the world’s oldest and perhaps most-talked-about festival of modern art, is getting underway.
Every two years, more than
It is a classic spine-chilling story, told in the most modern of ways.
Using the latest animation technology, cartoon feature ‘Hyde’ adapts Robert
At least 28 000 people were evacuated from their homes on Friday as fires raged around a military weapons depot in Russia.
Tonnes of artillery
The pace of hiring in the US weakened dramatically in May, hit by high energy prices and the Japanese earthquake hurting US manufacturers.
Yemen’s opposition TV claims that President Ali Abdullah Saleh has been killed following an attack on the presidential palace in the capital
Inflation in Turkey hit 7.2 percent in May compared to the same month last year.
That was the highest rate in nearly a decade and much worse than
The US Treasury Department has reached an agreement to sell its remaining six percent of shares in Chrysler to Italy’s Fiat.
Fiat is paying 386
China’s statistics office has said it is investigating one official in a probe into the leaking of economic information.
Media reports say other
Technology is increasingly playing a role in the classroom. Our first example is in the United States. We are also visiting Estonia and South Korea
The opening of the Mladic trial proved a powerful draw for members of all communities back in the former Yugoslavia.
In the Serbian capital
Bosnia and Herzegovina
As Ratko Mladic made his first appearance at The Hague war crimes tribunal the women of Srebrenica gathered at the Srebrenica-Potočari Memorial to
In the space of a week, Serbian President (since 2004) Boris Tadic announced the arrest of Europe’s most wanted war crimes indictee, former Bosnian
An oil refinery explosion and fire in southwestern Wales has left four contractors dead and a worker seriously injured.
An investigation is
Alan Shadrake, a British author, has begun a six week prison sentence in Singapore after a court there rejected his appeal.
Shadrake was convicted
German scientists are under growing pressure to isolate the source of a rare E.coli strain believed to be the cause of a food poisoning outbreak that
Ratko Mladic has made his first appearance before a UN war crimes tribunal in The Hague. The former military commander of the Bosnian Serbs has said
Computer hackers say they have breached another network of the electronics giant Sony, claiming to have accessed personal details of one million
More than 12 thousand people have had to be evacuated from their homes in central Russia after fire broke out in a military arsenal.
U-talk gives you the chance to pose questions about issues that matter in Europe.
Francesca in Italy asked: “I’m wondering if there is an EU policy