"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
"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
Efforts are underway to contain an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus that has killed at least 13 people in western Uganda.
There is no treatment
The number of people killed in a landslide in eastern Uganda has risen to at least 30 while more than 100 are still missing. Heavy rain triggered a
At least 18 people have been killed with possibly hundreds more missing after landslides in eastern Uganda. Heavy rains caused tons of mud to sweep
KAMPALA, Nov 11 (Reuters) – A man who confessed to murdering a Ugandan gay activist by beating him with a hammer has been sentenced to 30 years in
The leader of Uganda’s opposition Dr. Kizza Besigye returned to Kampala from medical treatment in Kenya on the day his arch-rival, President Yoweri
For the third time in less than than two weeks Uganda’s leading opposition figure Kizza Besigye has been arrested for leading demonstrations against
Uganda’s opposition leader Kizza Besigye has called for peaceful anti-government protests, and is pushing for a re-run of last week’s disputed
Uganda’s long-time President Yoweri Museveni has won a fourth term in office, extending his 25 years in charge.
Official results show Museveni
Voting has ended in Uganda’s presidential poll with incumbent Yoweri Museveni widely expected to win a fourth term.
The Ugandan leader says he is
Ugandans are voting in an election that is widely expected to see President Yoweri Museveni win a fourth term.
The ruling party has been widely
Police in Uganda have discovered an unexploded suicide belt and made several arrests after 74 football fans died in a dual bomb attack in the capital
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has visited survivors in hospital of Monday’s twin bombings as the country begins a week of mourning for the
The number of people killed in two co-ordinated bomb blasts in the Ugandan capital Kampala has risen to 74.
The explosions ripped through bars
Somali Islamic extremists are being blamed for two separate bomb attacks on a restaurant and a sports club in the Ugandan capital Kampala which
Two separate bomb blasts in the Ugandan capital of Kampala have killed at least 64 people.
An American is reported to be among the dead.
Search for Uganda landslide victims continues, with rudimentary tools.
One source says nearly 110 people have died and 400 remain missing after deadly mudslides tore through three villages in Uganda.
An unstoppable river of mud in Uganda has claimed the lives of over 80 people in a devastating landslide sparked after a seven hour downpour
The ice caps of the Rwenzori Mountains are shrinking fast. Scientists predict that at the current rate of reduction, these glaciers will have