"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
Slovakian Peter Sagan won stage six of the Tour of Spain on Thursday capping off a brilliant final move by his Liquigas team.
The days action saw
Since Steve Jobs first fell ill, Apple’s fortunes have been tied to his health with many investors seeing his vision as essential to the company’s
Euronews correspondent Jamel Ezzedini has been with rebel factions in various parts of Tripoli. He asked them about how they succeeded in taking the
Sporadic fighting is still going on in some neighbourhoods of the Libyan capital Tripoli.
Loyalists are attempting to regain control of parts of
The Indian prime minister has called on an anti-corruption activist to end his hunger-strike after millions of people united behind his
August 26, 1959. the first Morris Mini-Minor rolls off the production line at a plant in Cowley, England. The British Motor Corporation wanted to
As the sun sets on Gaddafi’s regime, behind the scenes moves are afoot to get the country’s oil industry up and running again. It is key for the
Stepping aside, Steve Jobs is confident his company will thrive. His resignation as chief executive of Apple has brought speculation about how well
After rebels overran Gaddafi’s Tripoli compound at Bab al-Aziziya earlier this week, euronews correspondent Mustafa Bag has been able to inspect
Several firefights have broken out in areas of the Libyan capital Tripoli, breaking the apparent calm that had descended on the city.
There was a
Russian emergency workers are searching for the unmanned spacecraft that crashed in Siberia on Wednesday. The accident happened shortly after
There is jubilation among Libyan rebels in the grounds of Colonel Gaddafi’s compound in Tripoli.
Euronews correspondent Mustafa Bag, who is there
Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has urged the United Nations Security Council to unblock billions of euros in frozen Libyan assets.
Investors are bailing out of gold and on Thursday it was down around $200 from Tuesday’s record high.
They are cashing in their gains and waiting
British drinks maker Diageo is upbeat after its results came in better than forecast. In the financial year just ended the world’s biggest spirits
German consumer sentiment has fallen to its lowest level in 10 months.
A survey by top market research firm GfK found that despite low unemployment
New Zealand soprano Kiri Te Kanawa can boast a career several decades long; among the most beloved voices of the 70s, 80s and 90s, she has performed
Tripoli is relatively calm for the first time since the rebels flung their concerted force into dislodging the old guard. The next phase, while
Palestinian deaths from Israeli air strikes and Palestinian rocket launchings from the Gaza Strip into Israel are threatening the truce which each
Hurricane Irene has hit the Bahamas and is still headed for the United States’ east coast.
The Category 3 hurricane produced winds of up to 185
Around the world, many people have felt personally moved that Steve Jobs has stepped down as the chief executive of Apple Inc. The giant consumer
The future of Russia’s Soyuz rockets could be in doubt after one crashed shortly after lift-off while carrying cargo for the International Space
Hundreds of Libyan rebels blasted through the green gates of Muammar Gadhafi’s Bab al-Aziziya compound in Tripoli as they killed loyalist troops
Talks broke down on Thursday between Indian activist Anna Hazare and the Indian government over a new anti-corruption bill.
Hazare is protesting
Festive events in Kiev on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence from the Soviet Union.
Thousands of students at anti-government demo against benefit cuts
Libyan rebels may lay claim to controlling most of the country but where Gaddafi loyalists are still fighting, the confrontations are fierce.
Once the fighting is over, Libya’s rebels need funds to start the mammoth task of rebuilding the country.
At a meeting in Doha they called on
Apple’s co-founder and iconic boss Steve Jobs has resigned from the technology giant, ending his 14-year second tenure at the helm of one of the
Colonel Gaddafi’s Foreign Minister, Abdelati Obeidi, says the civil war in Libya is virtually over and that if he were in charge he would tell the