"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,”"
In this edition of the Brief from Brussels: The European Commission looks out for passengers, as Ryanair cancels flights; Brexit talks stall, with
One of cycling’s three grand tours will begin outside Europe for the first time next year.
The first three stages of the 2018 Giro d’Italia will
The arrival of the official flame has kicked off the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Turkmenistan’s capital Ashgabat.
Cypriot Finance Minister reacts to the controvery surrounding its scheme to grant passports to wealthy foreign investors.
Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi is urged to intervene in Rohingya crisis but IRC chief David Miliband says it's not that simple
The Zapad-2017 drills are a joint exercise between Russia and Belarus, but the Russian Defence Ministry says the West has no cause for alarm.
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At least two people have been killed and three others are missing after a powerful storm hit Japan over the weekend.
Typhoon Talim made landfall
US President tells special meeting on reform that bureaucracy and mismanagement are to blame for UN 'failings'
Camogie hurling and Gaelic football are prehistoric sports indigenous to Ireland
Tokyo is marking two years until Japan hosts the Rugby World Cup with a ceremony to herald the arrival of the coveted Webb-Ellis Trophy – named after
British PM arrives in Canada, amid post-Brexit trade fears
China and Russia have begun military drills near North Korea in the latest show of force in the region.
The naval exercises – the second between
The relatively weak support for populist parties in German elections obscures an undercurrent of dissatisfaction in society
The state of the Brussels landmark is so bad locals joke that even the scaffolding has its own scaffolding
It is being seen as a test of support for the Sharif dynasty ahead of the 2018 general election.
Being connected is changing the way we live, work and play.
As part of our special coverage ahead of the German elections, we travel to Germany’s deep south, in the state of Bavaria.
In this edition of Futuris, we’re off to northern Israel, to meet scientists working on a European project aimed at developing the perfect tomato: it would require 90 % less irrigation than ordinary v
EU praise for German finance minister ahead of federal elections
Ryanair shares fell 3 percent in early Monday trading following its announcement late on Friday of plans to cancel between 40 and 50 flights a day until the end of October.
The free photo and video sharing app said Saudi authorities asked it to block the TV channel's Discover Publisher Channel as it broke two local laws
The HI-SEAS V mission, run by the University of Hawaii, produced data that should help NASA understand the psychological profile needed for crew members on future long-term missions to Mars.
Italian journalist claims to have uncovered documents linking the Vatican to girl's disappearance
At least 400 individuals, including the super-rich from Russia and Ukraine, have allegedly received Cypriot citizenship by investing in the country
Officers 'confiscate items' at Hounslow chicken shop hours before CCTV footage is released showing the bombing suspect before the attack.
Property was damaged, including broken storefront windows. Protesters were ordered to disperse and several people were arrested.
A poll of the under-18s gave Angela Merkel a lead, with 28% of the vote. The greens would poll 17% amongst younger voters, but in some areas, the extreme right would also do well in some parts of the country.
At least eight people killed and dozens more hurt as severe weather hits Romania, Serbia and Croatia
Erdoğan replaces members of his security team for New York visit who have outstanding arrest warrants in the US