"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
Jailed Belarussian ex-presidential candidate Andrei Sannikov has been tortured into asking for a pardon from President Alexander Lukashenko
A British publisher has backed down from plans to print parts of Hitler’s notorious Mein Kampf in a history magazine, sold on newsstands in Germany
Two aid workers, an American woman and a Danish man, being held by pirates in Somalia, have been freed after a rescue mission by US special
The US Federal Reserve has said it is not likely to raise interest rates from their current exceptionally low levels until at least the back end of
It is true that the disputed islands named both Falkland and Malvinas are closer to Argentina than to Britain. But geographical arguments are
Drug gangs in Mexico continue to defy the army’s efforts to reduce violence. Mexico today is seeing death tolls higher than in the world’s
Russia’s third richest man has been given the green light to stand against Vladimir Putin in the country’s presidential election, but the biggest
Scotland’s First Minister Alex Salmond has outlined his plans for an independence referendum despite opposition from Westminster.
There will be a
Having flown in by helicopter, German Chancellor Angela Merkel delivered a down to earth message at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
The EU’s foreign policy chief has made a fresh bid to restart direct peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians.
Negotiators from the two
As part of euronews’ comprehensive coverage of the World Economic Forum, our reporter in Davos, Isabelle Kumar, spoke to the event’s organiser to get
On the dusty tracks of Kenya’s north western highlands Britain’s reigning 5,000m world champion, Mo Farah is training alongside the country’s
The EU has unveiled tough new rules on protecting internet users personal data that have far-reaching implications for web giants such as Google and
Fireworks set off during an official Chinese New Year celebration sparked a blaze that burned homes, killed three people and injured several others
Apple has returned to form and added more lustre to its high tech-crown with quarterly profit that almost doubled.
In the run up to Christmas it
Food shortages and soaring costs are the high price of Italy’s lorry drivers’ strike. The truckers’ protest against the government’s reform and
The last secretly taped White House recordings of John F. Kennedy’s time in office have been released.
You may have thought you had heard nearly
Alexandre Vauthier presented his collection at Paris haute couture week, a show featuring leggings and prettier, looser outfits than normal, vaguely
Thousands of Egyptians have packed into Tahrir Square to mark the first anniversary of the revolt that brought an end to the three decades rule of
Martin Scorsese’s epic 3D adventure Hugo has garnered an impressive 11 Oscar nominations, including Best Film and Best Director, leading the field
The chosen few get badges for Davos. Security ensures this is one party that is difficult to gatecrash; getting a ticket is not easy and it is very
New figures show Britain’s economy edged closer to recession in the last three months of 2011.
The Office for National Statistics said GDP shrank
For the first time in more than 30 years Japan imported more than it exported.
That annual trade deficit in 2011 came as the nuclear power
Ericsson, the world’s biggest maker of mobile phone exchange equipment, said its profit halved in the fourth quarter of 2011.
It had been thought the Antarctic was the one place left on earth where drug-resistant bacteria were not present.
The pristine Arctic had already
Christine Lagarde, the Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, is one of the most powerful women on the planet, she can move markets
Russia’s electoral commission appears set to bar a leading liberal opponent of Vladimir Putin from standing in the forthcoming presidential election
Hundreds of activists have descended on the British Embassy in the Argentine capital Buenos Aires to call on Britain to relinquish its sovereignty of
Award winning Greek filmmaker Theo Angelopoulos has been killed in a road accident in Athens.
The 76-year-old sustained serious head injuries after
Cairo’s Tahrir square, the cradle of Egypt’s revolution, was thronging with people once again on Wednesday, this time more in celebration than in