"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 woman was reunited with her engagement ring when her daughter-in-law dug it up wrapped around a carrot.
The day after several US State Department employees in Havana experienced similar symptoms, Canada's foreign ministry is investigating reports from its own diplomats.
Rafael Nadal has been denied a chance at the tennis world number one spot by 18-year-old Canadian Denis Shapovalov
Migrants are pouring over the boarder away from the US into Canada
At the "Heart Heros" summer camp children with heart disease, who might not otherwise get the camp experience, can enjoy being kids.
With asylum seekers from America surging across Canada's borders Quebec has opened its Olympic stadium in Montreal to shelter them
The 'brazen' shooting left one man dead.
A speedboat pilot got creative in his benevolent bid to tackle a wildfire blaze.
Video shot in western Canada shows the boat revving its engine and
Here are some rules anyone coming into contact with British royalty might like to follow.
The 'Trump' sign has been removed from the Trump International Hotel and Tower in the Canadian city of Toronto.
39,000 people have been evacuated and military aircraft deployed as wildfires spread across British Columbia.
Charles and Camilla get a fit of the giggles at Inuit welcoming ceremony in Canada
This is time lapse footage of a city’s human maple leaf to mark Canada’s 150th birthday celebrations.
It was created on Saturday in Winnipeg
Celebrations take place across Canada to mark the country's birthday
The city of Montreal has declared a state of emergency, amid the worst flooding in decades in the Canadian province of Quebec.
In Canada, flooding caused by torrential rain has forced hundreds of families to evacuate.
Canadian liquor authorities are recalling bottles of Bombay Sapphire after it was revealed they contained nearly double the amount of alcohol.
Several explosions in downtown Toronto on Monday were caused by a systems malfunction.
In Canada many comments appeared on social media about the length of the queue and the time it took to vote in Montreal for the first round of the French presidential…
Unusually large icebergs have broken off the Arctic shelf and floated south, coming close to the Canadian shore, posing shipping and fishing hazards, but proving to be a big tourist draw.