"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
"What these people did for each other says far more about who we are as Americans than the cowardly acts of a killer ever could"
Sarah Huckerbee Sanders
White House press secretary
Top aviation teams from around the world have been delighting thousands of spectators
'We can deal with this', say Greek authorities following oil spill near Athens.
It has been described as an ‘‘environmental disaster”. Some of Greece’s most pristine beaches left blackened after a huge
oil spill from a sunken
Archaeologists hope a major new discovery in Greece will help to boost understanding of funeral practices during the Mycenaean period
During a trip to Athens, the French President called for greater financial solidarity between European countries, saying that dealing economic matters in the Eurozone, should be the prerogative of Eurozone members.
Serbia withdrew its diplomats from the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) earlier this week.
The incident coincided with reports that
Flying into the island of Mykonos is an experience in itself as the plane overflies the myriad of spots of land scattered in the turquoise waters
Firefighters today managed to contain a wildfire close to Athens that had been burning out of control for nearly four days.
Firefighters battled wildfires raging northeast of Athens for a third day on Tuesday as Greece asked for help from its European partners to prevent
Half Day in Mykonos
Firefighters battled more than 90 forest fires across Greece on Monday, an outbreak fed by dry winds and hot weather that saw blazes burning near
The Greek Cancer Society are urging holiday makers to pick up their litter after concern over the amount of cigarette butts littering Greek beaches.
Greece will feel temperatures soar next as heatwave 'Lucifer' causes deaths in Italy and storms in Austria
A dog in Greece has shown her maternal instincts by breastfeeding an abandoned kitten.
Amateur footage has emerged showing the dog suckling the
More than 200 million euros has been given to Greece to help it cope with the influx of tens of thousands of migrants and refugees
UNICEF shared a video on July 22 of refugee school children living in Athens, Greece, talking about their favourite things.
The children tell the
Greece has returned to the bond markets selling debt to private investors for the first time in three years.
The sale of around 3 billion euros of
Tourists and residents in Kos have spent the night out of their homes and hotels follow Friday's powerful earthquake.
Two people killed and more than a 100 injured after a powerful earthquake on the Greek holiday island of Kos.
Two people have ben killed and several injured after an earthquake measuring 6.7 on the richter scale hit the coast of Turkey early on Friday morning.