"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
That's right it's Zlatan Ibrahimovic!
Humans and robots in daily intercourse
Pope Francis has praised as “blessed” people who take in asylum seekers, as he celebrated Mass with thousands of followers during his visit to Sweden.
A wave of creepy clown sightings has spread to Sweden, where a teenager was stabbed by a man in a clown mask.
Musician Bob Dylan wins the Prize "for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition."
Oliver Hart and Bengt Holmström win Sveriges Riksbank Economic Sciences Prize for work covering everything from top bosses pay to marriage contracts.
The pair were awarded the prize "for their contributions to contract theory."
The Nobel Peace Prize winner will be announced this Friday in the Norwegian capital, Oslo.
The effectiveness of the traditional eight-hour workday has long been questioned.
Daniel Bernmar is deputy-mayor of Göteborg.
Scottish, French and Dutch-born trio Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Sir J Fraser Stoddart and Bernard L Feringa will share the 8m Swedish Kronor prize.
Tough times in the telecoms industry mean Swedish mobile phone exchange equipment maker Ericsson is cutting 3,900 jobs - a fifth of its workforce.
A trio of British-born scientists has been awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics for their discoveries about strange or unusual forms of matter - and it can be explained by baking.
Three British scientists have won this year’s Nobel Prize for physics for their work on exotic states of matter.
Japanese Biologist Yoshinori Ohsumi has won the first Nobel Prize of the season for Medicine.
The 2016 Nobel prize for medicine or physiology has been awarded to Japan’s Yoshinori Ohsumi for research in the field of Autophagy.
Julian Assange’s marathon duel with the law began six years ago.
A Swedish appeals court has decided to uphold the arrest warrant for Wikileaks founder Julian Assange.
Swedish budget furniture retailer IKEA has reported record annual sales with online revenues up 30 percent.
The Swimrun World Championships through the Stockholm archipelago produced world records in all three categories this year.