"“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
Italy is to hold a referendum on constitutional reform on December 4 – a ballot that may decide the fate of Prime Minister Matteo Renzi.
Venice was the scene of a colourful and noisy protest on Sunday as a small armada of boats turned out to draw attention to large cruise ships which are allowed to pass through the Italian city’s…
With Europe still recovering from terrorist attacks and the prospect that the UK may leave the bloc, security and defence issues have taken centre-stage.
France's jobless total surged in August. The labour minister said hiring in the tourism sector had suffered because of militant Islamist attacks.
The first of three presidential face-to-face encounters is widely anticipated and could be one of the most watched in US history, as well as crucial to the outcome of the race.
Authorities in Brazil have arrested Antonio Palocci, a former finance minister and senior figure in the last two governments.
The life of a Syrian refugee since he moved to Germany in 2015
European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says the eurozone economy is coping well with global uncertainty, including Britain's vote to leave the EU.
Samarkand's Shakhi Zinda memorial complex is a stunning collection of ancient tombs
Colombia’s government and Marxist rebel are readying to end a half-century war that’s killed a quarter of a million people.
In the United States a gunman described as a “troubled lawyer” has shot and injured at least nine people in Houston, Texas – before being fatally shot by police, the authorities…
In this episode of Macedonian Adventures, we are taking a hiking trip in the Belasica mountain range, in the country’s south east.
A four-goal win over champions Leicester seems to have put United back in the pink, but the win was bagged without Wayne Rooney. Is the icon at the end of the line?
Wall Street was lower on Monday, ahead of the first debate between Clinton and Trump, with investors concerned about how close the race is.
There are fears nuclear waste buried underneath the ice in Greenland could escape because of rising global temperatures.
The French president has met with local politicians and officials in Calais to ease concerns about the town’s so-called Jungle migrant camp.
After four years of talks, FARC members unanimously agreed to a peace deal with the Columbian government to end a bitter conflict that’s lasted more than half a…
Aid convoys have reached some besieged areas of Syria where hundreds of thousands of civilians are trapped.
Rory McIlroy makes memorable last-round charge to win FedEXCup and Tour Championship crowns in Atlanta
Team Europe beat Sweden but now face unstoppable Canada in World Cup of Hockey final
Azerbaijan has been voting in a constitutional referendum to extend the chief of state’s term in office to seven years from five.
A generator is slowly towed out into the ocean off Pingtung County in eastern Taiwan.
Italian fashion brand Dolce & Gabbana wowed Milan fashion week with a flamboyant spectacle that paid homage to their beloved Sicily.
European stock markets are suffering a nervous Monday as investors sold off energy company and bank shares - with Deutsche Bank the biggest loser.
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Jordanians have condemned the killing of a writer who was shot outside the court where he was standing trial.
An exhibition in Moscow by a well-known US photographer, Jock Sturges, has closed following a protest over alleged depictions of naked children.
The much mourned David Bowie, who died in January, was an avid art collector.
New international standards require ocean vessels to reduce air pollution. How does altering power affect the safety of a ship?
Ships burn fuel, polluting the atmosphere New regulations demand to cut the emissions The easiest way would be to reduce engine power But underpowered ships can be unsafe in storm They’re also slower,