"“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
Polling ended today in India’s closely fought month long election with voting disrupted at a few locations in Tamil Nadu and West Bengal after minor
It is the fifth and final day of India’s closely fought election and experts are predicting a weak coalition could emerge as winner.
The fifth and final stage of voting in India’s general election is due to take place today.
86 parliamentary seats are up for grabs across nine
Millions of people have been voting in the fourth and penultimate stage of India’s general election.
The ballot is being staggered over a month in
Millions of Indians have begun voting in the fourth round of the country’s general election.
The capital, Delhi, is one of the crucial
Voting has ended in the first stage of India’s general election.
In all, more than 700 million people are eligible to cast their ballot in this
Indians have begun voting in a general election which will stretch over one month.
It is the world’s largest democratic exercise, with some 714
India is going to the polls in the first stage of a staggered general election.
The ruling Congress Party-led coalition appears to be in the lead
India is gearing up for a general election that could see the ruling Congress party re-elected at the head of a weak coalition.
More than 700
The Indian auto giant Tata Motors is launching an ultra cheap car today.
It is the Nano – a snip at around 1,500 euros and aimed at the massive
Some of the personal possessions of iconic Indian independence leader Mahatma Gandhi have been sold in New York for almost 1.5 million euros
The eight-Oscar victory of British film “Slumdog Millionaire” has been tinged with scandal amid claims its child actors were underpaid.
Dmitry Medvedev has signed agreements for Russia to develop four new nuclear plants in India. New Delhi was given access to civilian nuclear fuel and