"What we're trying to do is provide the solid data, together with the satellites, that will tell us how the atmosphere is changing"
Head of Ozone Group, Deutscher Wetterdienst
"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"Threatening to indiscriminately slaughter hundreds of thousands of civilians to protect ourselves is a stupid idea."
Executive Director, ICAN
"“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
"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,”"
Pope Francis spent his first full day in Colombia urging President Juan Manuel Santos and other political leaders to avoid vengeance following the country's decades-long civil war.
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A giant image of a little boy peering over the US-Mexico border has been unveiled days after Trump’s scrapping of the Dreamers programme.
Australia's High Court has rejected two legal challenges to the centre-right coalition government's proposed postal vote on whether to legalise same-sex marriage.
South Korea's Unification church holds another mass wedding.
President Duterte's son denies involvement in a methamphetamine smuggling operation as his father carries out a deadly crackdown on drug crime.
As Spain begins to grapple with Catalonia's planned vote on independence, residents of Barcelona - capital of the autonomous state - welcomed the news.
In talks, the Russian and Japanese leaders agreed that North Korea threatened regional peace and global nuclear non-proliferation but didn't agree on a way forward
The migrant crisis the EU continues to grapple with on its southern shores has reached its heart – Brussels.
The four-year-old, accompanied by his father Prince William, arrived for his first day at Thomas's Battersea school.
Two British women are under arrest in Majorca, accused of masterminding a hotel food poisoning scam on the Spanish island.
This smartphone image won an international competition, giving its photographer a chance to show her work at the Saatchi Gallery.
The film is based on journalist Virginia Vallejo's book about her love affair with the Colombian drug lord.
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Multiple Oscar winner Michel Hazanavicius is in Deauville this week heading the jury of the prestigious American film festival.
A Ghanaian woman fleeing Libya has given birth during a rescue by a Spanish NGO in the Mediterranean.
Hurricane Irma is likely to be downgraded to Category 4 upon landfall in Florida, the National Hurricane Center says.
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Syria claims Israeli jets struck a military base. Monitoring group claims the site was a chemical weapons facility.
Catalonia puts itself on collision course with Madrid over independence vote
The UK parliament has held the first debate in two days of arguing over Brexit legislation, ahead of Monday's vote.
Hurricane Irma wreaks havoc in the Caribbean
How the currently invisible border with Northern Ireland will be managed post-Brexit is one of the key issues on which Brussels wants to see "sufficient progress" before talks begin on a new trade relationship with Britain.