"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
The president and first lady were warmly welcomed when they arrived at the last of the 9/11 attack sites.
They went to Shanksville in Pennsylvania
Moments of silence have been held for the victims of September the 11th.
Exactly 10 years after the attacks, Americans gathered to grieve where
A suicide bomber has injured as many as 90 people including 50 US soldiers in central Afghanistan.
It is being reported that the attacker, driving
A city of eight million has many memories and New Yorkers are reflecting on the day that changed America.
The scale of the attack on the place many
Hundreds of firefighters from across America crowded into New York’s St Patrick’s Cathedral on Saturday to pay their respects to colleagues who were
Lanterns have been lit at the field in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, where hijacked United Airlines flight 93 crashed on September 11, 2001.
The sun shines on Bryant Park, Manhattan, New York, 2753 chairs, one for each victim, sit empty as the city remembers 9/11.
A team of typists
Dignitaries from all over the world gathered at the United Nations headquarters in New York on Friday as the world body marked the tenth anniversary
Leading by example, New York’s Mayor has taken the subway despite fears that terrorists could be planning an attack on the 10th anniversary of
Hillary Clinton says al Qaeda is behind the unconfirmed threat to the United States.
The US Secretary of State was speaking at a college of
Journalist Christiane Amanpour gives her views on some of he effects of 9/11 on the eve of the tenth anniversary. She has covered a great many of the
Just a month after the September 11 attacks, America and its allies invaded Afghanistan to oust the Taliban regime.
The airstrikes took in Kabul
The North Tower of the World Trade Center takes nine seconds to collapse to the ground, one hour and 41 minutes after the impact with flight 11
Firefighters and police begin the process of clearing 1.5 million tonnes of debris from “Ground Zero”, where the Twin Towers once stood. Eleven
United Airlines flight 175 hits the World Trade Center’s South Tower between floors 77-85 at a speed of around 950 km/h. All 65 passengers and crew
The immediate aftermath of American Airlines flight 77 hitting the Pentagon. 64 passengers and crew and 125 Pentagon personnel are killed.
The South Tower of the World Trade Centre takes 10 seconds to collapse, 56 minutes after the collision with flight 175.
US authorities are investigating a credible but unconfirmed threat that al-Qaeda plan attacks on New York and Washington to coincide with the 10th
This was the first massive attack the US ever suffered on its mainland: the Trade Center in New York! The Pentagon! If passengers hadn’t overpowered
Ground Zero smoked for months after 9/11. At first the work crews and rescuers called it the pile. But even as the cinders of the famous World Trade