"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
Cuisine & Wellness
A craft brewery in the western Ukrainian city of Lviv has begun producing a new type of beer devoted to the 45th president of the United States.
Lithuanians are the world’s heaviest drinkers and their boozing is showing no signs of slowing, new data reveals.
The vivid and pulsing downtown party zone of Budapest exhibits how a city can transform over a half a century.
Two students at Yale University say they have developed a hangover-prevention supplement that actually works.
Cork producers turn to high tech to win back customers who changed to screw caps and plastic stoppers.
Canadian liquor authorities are recalling bottles of Bombay Sapphire after it was revealed they contained nearly double the amount of alcohol.
Pope Emeritus Benedict celebrated his 90th birthday on Monday (April 17) in the garden of his residence in the Vatican.
Less wine was produced around the world last year the International Organisation of Vine and Wine says, but the value of sales rose.
Mass alcohol poisoning has killed at least 58 people in Russia and hospitalised dozens.
Why just drink it, when you can also bathe in it?
Milk and honey are not the only things that flow from the olive tree-peppered hills of Ramallah. There is also beer.
It is a parting gift from President Obama to US tourists in Cuba.
4,000 litres – how much is pumped an hour Four million euros – how much it cost Three kilometres – the total length Belgium’s new beer pipeline opens It is one pipe dream that has very much become
An alcohol ban has come into force in Lille and other major French cities in a bid to curb the violence which has so far marred Euro 2016.
The French government has called on cities hosting Euro 2016 matches to ban the sale of alcohol near venues and fan zones.
The country is the largest consumer of alcohol in the EU
The popular Spanish tourist island of Mallorca has brought in a night time booze ban. The sale of alcohol in shops, vending machines and from street
Any level of alcohol is not safe, says the guidelines, and recommended levels have been drastically cut
A happier image of Paris: the traditional November arrival of the latest vintage of Beaujolais Nouveau. The third Thursday of the month just after
Two British police officers have begun patrolling the streets of Magaluf to help the Guardia Civil deal with troublesome UK holidaymakers. The