"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,”"
British politicians Jeremy Corbyn and Nigel Farage criticised Prime Minister Theresa May’s plans for a Brexit transition following her speech to
It's worst in Italy and Romania.
The German Chancellor and her Social Democrat challenger say every vote counts, as the Alternative for Germany (AfD) looks set to become the most far-right party in parliament for 60 years.
The British PM spoke in Florence ahead of a fresh round of Brexit negotiations next week
FIFA have announced their three contenders for ‘The Best Men’s Player of the Year’ award and there are few surprises.
Cristiano Ronaldo leads the
What did we learn from the British prime minister's address?
Prefabricated homes to be installed at former travel hub.
In the past year, 34 people have died after contracting measles in Romania. More than 9,233 cases have been recorded in the current outbreak.
Kurdish and Catalan separatists in many ways share the same struggle, but what divides them?
"Being forced to leave his home and losing everything was hard enough. To be refused the opportunity to share his art with us all is simply cruel"
The UK prime minister Theresa May has appealed to EU leaders to be positive over Brexit in a speech in Florence.
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In this edition of State of the Union: A crisis over the independence referendum in Catalonia overshadows stalled talks on Brexit and the much
President Macron has signed 5 decrees overhauling French labour laws, the first major economic reforms since he came to power
Lucio Fontana, one of the most influent artists of the XX° century is on display in Milano for an unique exhibition
A 24-year-old Moroccan resident of Spain was detained as investigators look into his role in acquiring bomb making materials.
A breeding programme for the endangered giant panda has been the backdrop for UN talks on using tourism for development
Donald Trump has hit back after North Korea’s leader called him “deranged”.
Kim Jong-un had said the US president would “pay dearly” following new
This week in Business Planet we look at the problem posed by space debris and meet some of those who are developing solutions.
A sporting celebrity back home, Hong Kong’s Lee Wai Sze is one of the stars of track cycling at the Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Ashgabat.
Ahmed Hassan, 18, has been charged with attempted murder over last week's London tube bomb attack and appeared in court on Friday.
Member of the audience calls the Turkish president a 'terrorist' during a speech at the city's Marriott hotel, soliciting violent response from the crowd.
'Ether', by award-winning Krzysztof Zanussi, is in production in Ukraine.
I wanted make an impact if only for one patient at a time
A big day for Britain, but the EU was also closely watching what Theresa May had to say in Florence about Brexit.
The prime minister attempted to
An exhibition presenting a surprising number of materials and techniques opens its gates.
Spain will deploy police reinforcements to Catalonia to help maintain order if the proposed independence referendum goes ahead
This is the last of nine episodes we are publishing ahead of the german elections.
Some 300 farmers gathered on the famous avenue to protest the French government's proposed ban on glyphosate.
How did the Star Wars character make it into the photograph?
The story of the party that made historic gains in Germany's 2017 election