"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
Monarch CEO 'absolutely devastated' by airline's failure
An NGO is backing their attempt to sue 47 European governments over efforts to tackle climate change.
Portuguese visual artist Vhils's explosive technique is making itself felt in the Urban Art world.
Portugal’s capital attracts millions of tourists every year looking for local authenticity, but the same phenomenon is escalating real estate prices and forcing residents out
Portugal has been swept up in the "golden visa" issue which has already engulfed Cyprus
Will oysters be able to survive climate change and the expected rise of water temperatures in seas and oceans across the globe?
Do you like carp… yes or no?
"Materiality and Metamorphosis" is the title of a stunning new show of Joan Miro's works in Lisbon.
Engineers in Portugal are testing an autonomous robot that they claim will increase productivity in vineyards
Martin Sonka takes the Portugal leg of the Air Race World Championships
The industrial action is happening at the height of the tourist season.
The Portuguese capital is still considered to be one of the safest tourist destinations in the world but is not taking any risks.
The European Commission are to provide €45 million to help Portugal deal with the aftermath of forest fires sweeping across the center of the country.
Fast-moving wildfires continue to strain emergency responders in parts of central Portugal.
At least 11 people killed after a tree falls during a religious fesitval on the Portuguese island of Madeira, local media reported.
Portuguese government activates European Civil Protection Protocol to combat fires raging in central and northern districts.
A small airplane made an emergency landing on a popular, crowded beach near Lisbon on Wednesday. Two people were killed.
More than 2,300 firefighters are battling to stop flames spreading in central Portugal after a new wave of forest fires broke out.
The biggest fire
Some 64 people were killed in June in the deadliest forest fires in Portugal's recent history.