"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
A FIFA inspection Group concluded its visit of Qatar on Friday as they consider the Gulf Arab State’s bid to host the 2022 World Cup finals.
Will tuna disappear from the supermarket shelves?
The question comes before the international conference on wildlife protection in Doha today
The EU and America are behind a proposal to ban trade in Atlantic bluefin tuna. It is the main focus of international convention on endangered
A possible ban on trading bluefin tuna will top the agenda at an international convention on endangered species that has opened in Qatar.
She is a member of an exclusive club – the world’s royal families – but she is also a hands-on public figure. Sheikha Mozah bint Nasser al-Missned
Qatar’s sovereign wealth fund is to sell a 1.4 billion euro stake in British bank Barclays.
It will make 660 million euro profit and remain
The Arab League summit has opened in Qatar, its agenda overshadowed by the presence of Sudan’s President Omar Hassan al-Bashir.
He arrived in
The state of Qatar has agreed to sell 25% of the Doha stock market to NYSE Euronext for 160 million euros. With the deal Qatar hopes to become the