"“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
Concern is growing with the first case of cholera having been detected in the Dominican Republic across the border from neighbouring
Haiti’s walking wounded continue to make their way to neighbouring Dominican Republic, but strict controls have been put in place.
Fending off accusations of corruption, Dominican Republic leader Leonel Fernandez has swept to a third term in office, winning the presidential
Despite accusations of corruption from the opposition, Dominican Republic leader Leonel Fernandez is widely expected to win Friday’s presidential
Voters in the Dominican Republic are going to the ballot today to elect a new government. Opinion polls put incumbent president Leonel Fernandez