"What we're trying to do is provide the solid data, together with the satellites, that will tell us how the atmosphere is changing"
Head of Ozone Group, Deutscher Wetterdienst
"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"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
"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,”"
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The Budapest Urban Games now includes a challenging swim across Danube for the first time this year. 263 participants dived in despite the strong currents and even whirlpools.
The Japanese judoka have dominated the world championships so far but the winds of change finally arrived yesterday when Germany took home a surprise gold in the…
As the 2017 Suzuki World Judo Championships reached the end of its second day in Budapest, Japan had already won an impressive four titles.
Day four of the Judo World Championships was one for the rank outsiders as the field saw some major upsets.
Day three of the world championships in Budapest saw a goliath battle for the women’s under 57 kilogram division.
The pride of Kosovo, Majlinda Kelmendi turned up on day two of the Judo World Championships in confident mood, hoping to become World champion for the third…
The first day of the Judo World Championships saw no surprises until the semifinals, which included the top three women in the under 48 kilo category.
Vladamir Putin visits Hungary to attend the world judo championships and to meet Viktor Orban
Vladimir Putin’s visit to Budapest today has shone a light on a burgeoning political party making waves in Hungary.
Budapest went back in time early on Monday when activists replaced street names with ones from the communist era to protest against the Russian president's visit.
Happy Birthday Judo. 65 Years together.
The sport has grown up and become an adult.
To celebrate its anniversary, The International Judo
The Russian President is due in the Hungarian capital for the world judo championships
Sziget is one of the highlights on the European music festival scene
Two polar bear cubs named Beliy and Seriy have been given ice cubes at Budapest Zoo to keep them cool in the sizzling heat.
Temperatures reached 38
Israeli and Hungarian PMs focus on joint concerns during visit to synagogue
Israel's prime minister caught making undiplomatic remarks in closed-door session with central European leaders.
Europe should better appreciate Israel's key role in Middle Eastern stability, leaders of four central European nations said on Wednesday.
Benjamin Netanyah is seeking to strenghten Israel’s ties with countries who will defend its interests.
World Aquatics Championships opening ceremony
Several hundred yoga enthusiasts gathered in Budapest’s biggest square to usher the United Nations International Yoga Day into the Hungarian