"“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
Cuisine & Wellness
Engineers in Portugal are testing an autonomous robot that they claim will increase productivity in vineyards
A woman was reunited with her engagement ring when her daughter-in-law dug it up wrapped around a carrot.
Fifteen European countries plus Switzerland and Hong Kong have reportedly received products containing contaminated eggs
Lavender's in decline because of drought-like conditions and disease-carrying insects, causing a major headache for scientists and farmers
What if tomorrow’s wine contained more alcohol and was sweeter because of climate change and earlier grape picking seasons?
How will Asia will cope with exploding food demand and the challenges of global warming in the coming years?
In the Seventies, Angola was one of Africa’s leading farming nations.
Bulgaria has lent its weight behind complaints levied against the European Union over discrepancies found in the quality of identical food products sold in both east and west European countries.
Despite criticism, the industrial-agriculture sector has taken virtually no steps to improve quality and sustainability or promote social justice
The ongoing debate over the safety of glyphosate is becoming a thorn in the side of the European Food Safety Agency.
Scientists and businesses see many environmental and economic benefits in growing microscopic algae for use in food, cosmetics and plastics.
Can we grow food from sea water and CO2?
With demand for recreational marijuana booming in Oregon, some winegrowers are starting to put their fileds to dual use.
Russia’s only tractor race, the Bison Track Show, took place in Rostov-on-Don on Sunday, June 4.
Around 15 thousand people turned out to watch 28
The takeover of Swiss pesticides and seeds group Syngenta by ChemChina is set to go ahead as 80% of Syngenta shareholders agree.
Thousands of indigenous people protest in Brazil
Around 2,000 small-scale farmers came together in the Argentine capital on Monday (April 24) to hand out 20 tonnes of produce to members of the public as part of a demonstration calling for improved w
The Netherlands flower gardens are in full bloom as tulip season is upon us.
More positive news for the US economy with March proving to be a bumper month for jobs.