"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,”"
The Algerian government has passed a reform package including granting the Berber language official status and re-instating the two-term limit for
Faded lines and symbols imprinted on their foreheads, chins, and cheeks, draws attention to them. These are the Chaouia women in the Aurès mountains
Thousands of Algerians have flooded the home village of opposition leader Hocine Ait Ahmed for his funeral. Ahmed, one of the heroes of Algeria’s
The Algerian military has confirmed in a statement (in French) that nine soldiers were killed and two injured on Friday in an ambush by what it calls
This week in Cinema Box, veteran director Merzak Allouache casts a critical eye on Algerian society from the rooftops of Algiers. ‘The Rooftops’
French President Francois Hollande visited Algeria on Monday for talks on security issues. Hollande called the fight against terrorism a “common
Assia Djebar, a novelist and staunch defender of women's rights, has died in Paris.
A coach carrying refugees from Niger being repatriated from neighbouring Nigeria has crashed killing at least eleven people and wounding sixteen
Algeria has taken a first step into the motor trade after Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal inaugurated a joint French-Algerian Renault factory in the
Algeria’s President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has made a rare public appearance as the country marks the 60th anniversary of its war of independence with
About 300 Algerian police officers marched through Algiers on Tuesday (October 14) in a rare public protest prompted by violence against security
Talks in Algeria between protesting police officers and the government have broken up without any firm results.
More than one thousand officers
In unprecedented public protests by police in Algeria, nearly 1,000 officers have staged a sit-in outside the presidential palace.
The Algerian government says it has identified some members of the group that executed French hostage Herve Gourdel last week.
The tourist was
The newspaper headlines in France on Thursday showed the horror felt after the beheading of a French mountain guide at the hands of Algerian
French President Francois Hollande has described the killing of mountain guide Hervé Gourdel as a “cruel and cowardly act:”
His captors, an
A French mountain guide, kidnapped in Algeria, has been killed by his captors.
A video made by an al-Qaeda linked group known as Jund al-Khilafah
A French man, reportedly kidnapped in Algeria on Sunday (September 21) seems to have appeared in a video saying he was taken hostage by an Islamic
Investigators are trying to find out what caused a cargo plane to crash in Algeria’s far south.
Six Ukrainians and one Russian were onboard the
Hundreds of Algerian football fans have paid their respects to Cameroon striker Albert Ebosse who died on Saturday.
The 24-year-old JS Kabylie