"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
Terror suspect Mehdi Nemmouche to break his silence at court appearance linked to 2014 Jewish museum shooting
Hurricane Maria has slammed into Puerto Rico, pounding the Caribbean island with near 250 kilometre winds.
The dangerously powerful storm, the
Iran says it will not be the first country to violate the nuclear deal, but vows to respond decisively to anyone breaching iT.
Dutch cyclist storms ahead of his rivals to take the gold medal.
Inspiration for the Oscar-winning 1980 film who was best known for his rivalry with Sugar Ray Robinson had pneumonia and died in a nursing home.
Eyewitness images show the destruction and fear as the Latin American country was hit by a 7.1 magnitude earthquake.
In this edition of the Brief from Brussels: European Parliament Brexit co-ordinator Guy Verhofstadt calls on the UK to come up with a solution for
the global conversation
After almost a decade of crisis and uncertainty in the Eurozone, optimism is on the rise.
Rescue efforts take place in Mexico following its most lethal earthquake in a generation.
Western concerns over Russia-Belarus military drills
The 10-year-olds were given a homework assignment that read: “You are a member of the K.K.K.. Why do you think your treatment of African-Americans is justified?”
A large fraction of Germany's electorate is choosing to vote early by mail, potentially changing the political landscape ahead of Sunday's federal elections.
Kenyan opposition and ruling party supporters fought as judges deliberated over detailing why last month's presidential election was cancelled
British designers showcase at London Fashion Week.
A completion centre for the A330 jet will complement Airbus' sites in Tianjin as the company battles Boeing for the Chinese market.
French pair travel over 1,800 km from Germany to Estonia to claim victory over last year's champions.
Mexico’s deadly earthquake on Tuesday happened 32 years to the day since another devastating tremor hit the country, killing more than 10,000
Hello and welcome from Ashgabat.
Junior economy minister has been arrested as police searches for documents linked to the Catalan independence referendum.
The Festival of the Dead allows people to say prayers and offer food to lost loved ones
Security cordons had been put up after reports of a suspicious package in the Liverpool Street and Moorgate areas.
Mexico holds evacuation drills to mark the anniversary of the 1985 deadly quake
UK police detain a man in Wales in connection with Parsons Green tube attack
Complaints against low-cost carrier mount after flight cancellations
EU chief calls on Britain to find a solution to avoid new controls
President Erdogan of Turkey says the vote could lead to further instability in an already vulnerable region.
With deaths at over 200 and rising Mexico says latest earthquake is deadliest in more than 30 years.
Panic on the streets of Mexico City as a deadly earthquake rocks the region
Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto has confirmed more than 20 children and two adults have been found dead at a primary school in Mexico city
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has confirms the resettlement of over a thousand asylum seekers on remote Pacific islands will go ahead as planned.