"“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
Istanbul’s main Ataturk airport was closed to traffic on Thursday (September 21) after a private jet crashed on the runway, according to Turkey’s
People involved in rescue efforts in Mexico city sing moving rendition of "Cielito Lindo"
At least 15 people have died and 20 remain missing on the small Caribbean island of Dominica, where Hurricane Maria first made landfall on
Donald Trump unveiled sweeping new US sanctions against North Korea on Thursday as part of the latest effort to halt the country’s nuclear weapons
What could billionaire Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates possibly regret? Well, a keyboard shortcut, it turns out.
The elderly widow was the world's richest woman, with a net worth of more than 37 billion euros, according to Forbes.
New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art is honoring the centennial of the French master sculptor Auguste Rodin’s death with a special exhibit.
Belgian composer Philippe Boesmans and French playwright Joël Pommerat offer a captivating and dark adaptation of Carlo Collodi's legendary tale.
Hurricane Maria slammed into the Caribbean nation with winds of up to 250 km/h, ripping the roofs off buildings and knocking out electricity across the island.
The pet used the internet giant's voice-controlled system to place an order.
The ruling could be the first step towards a "person-centred" end of life care agenda in the UK
The British prime minister is in the historic city in a bid to deliver what Downing Street has described as a major speech on Brexit.
Syria has been scoring gold at the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Ashgabat.
They are the holy grail for success-hungry chefs and can make or break restaurant in the blink of an eye.
But is the industry’s appetite for
Catalan separatists have held fresh protests outside Barcelona’s high court.
Judges in the city must decide whether to release around a dozen
Firefighters, police, soldiers and civilians have been working frantically to pull people trapped under collapsed buildings in Mexico since Tuesday's deadly earthquake.
French national Mehdi Nemmouche, placed in solitary confinement in a Belgian prison cell, is currently "losing sight, losing hearing, and suffers from unbearable headaches," one of his lawyers told reporters in Brussels.
Rescuers are racing against the clock to reach survivors trapped under the rubble of a school in Mexico City.
The search which has entered into a
Live-fire drills conducted as part of two-day exercise amid tensions with North Korea.
Emergency crews have been sifting through rubble for hours after reaching 12-year-old Frida who said she's in contact with five of her friends
Sixty years ago, Sputnik became the first satellite in space and changed the world forever.
While some cemeteries can be a grey affair, graves in Romania's 'Merry Cemetery' makes visitors 'laugh at death'
Tensions are running high as the central government steps up its efforts to stop an independence referendum scheduled for October 1.
National Front set to move to the fringes of French politics, says expert.
Many commentators attribute "rationality" to Kim's regime but it is hard to see how he wins by escalating tensions
European Commission wants level playing field, with online multinationals accused of paying too little tax
Rides & Experiences
Ride-sharing and connectivity are at the forefront of future mobility trends on show in the German city.
In his latest gaffe, Trump praises health care in 'Nambia'
"Rocket man" vs "barking dog": the war of words between Washington and Pyongyang rages on.
Campaigners fear there could be a drop in food standards, as CETA deal comes into force