"“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
"It is so important for me, I have got the gold medal!"
Asian Games swimming champion, China
Police death toll for 2017 in the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro reaches 100
The juvenile humpback was beached for 24 hours in Buzios, Brazil
Local authorities said 21 others were rescued by the navy after the accident on an early morning short route from the island of Itaparica.
Office workers in Brazil call in the fire brigade after finding a wild puma sheltering under a desk in their office
Brazil's biggest city of Sao Paulo held the Miss Bumbum competition to find the nation's best backside.
Eloise Dixon was searching for a place to buy a bottle of water for her family when a drug gang approached their car and opened fire.
Fabiana Silva called the streets of São Paulo home for 16 years, as one of hundreds of people trapped in cracolândia, the open-air drug markets in
The Brazilian House of Congress has voted not to put President Michel Temer on trial for corruption.
Brazilian president faces crucial ballot in parliament on whether he should stand trial on corruption charges
Britain is looking to deepen trade link post-brexit including with Brazil
Brazil has stepped up security in Rio de Janeiro amid a rise in violence by organised crime gangs.
There's a new spin on the traditional summer barbecue after a group of Brazilians took a national pastime to dizzying heights and tried to bag a new world record into the bargain.
The assets of former Brazilian president Lula has had his assets frozen following his corruption conviction
A Brazilian congressional committee has voted against taking a corruption charge against President Michel Temer to trial at the supreme court.
Brazil divided over Lula conviction - supporters say verdict is politically motivated
Former Brazilian leader Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, who rose from childhood poverty to become a two-term president, was convicted on corruption
Key lawmaker recommends Brazilian President Michel Temer should stand trial on corruption charges after declaring there is a case to answer
Brazil police arrest ally of President Temer in corruption probe
What began as a peaceful protest soon turned violent as activists in Brazil clashed with police on Friday during a nationwide strike and
Brazil's top federal prosecutor has charged President Michel Temer with taking multimillion-dollar bribes.