"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
The UK economy has grown more slowly in the past year than was previously thought according to official figures.
Gross domestic product in the
Britain’s dominant services sector enjoyed a summer spurt of growth.
It expanded at its fastest pace in more than six years in July, which
The latest unemployment totals from London underscored how weak Britain’s economy remains.
The number of people without jobs continued to
Britain’s economy shrank less than had first been thought in the second quarter of the year.
The latest reading by the Office for National
Britain’s economy sank far deeper into recession than expected in the second quarter of the year.
GDP fell 0.7 percent compared with the first