"“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
A drought in Kenya has become so severe that the riverbeds have dried up, the grassland is nothing but dust, and so far, nearly 100 elephants have
Hillary Clinton has begun a tour of Africa by delivering a blunt message to Kenya to worker harder to combat corruption.
Clinton’s seven nation
Women in Kenya are turning up the heat on the government with an unusual form of protest.
Women’s rights activists are urging females to join them
Africa is the continent hit hardest by the AIDS virus.
Prevention efforts are bearing fruit, but it is not enough, experts say.
At least 111 people have been confirmed dead from an oil spill blaze in central Kenya.
The fire broke out when a lorry crashed, spilling petrol
Never before has the inauguration of an American President been met with such elation in Africa.
Barack Obama’s father hailed from a village in
The election was keenly watched in Kenya, where relatives of Barack Obama shared in his joy. There is great pride in the country that the next