"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
James Chapman, the former chief of staff to Brexit Secretary David Davis, calls on politicians to jump ship and join new 'Democrats' party
In the volatile political age in which we live, new parties are springing to power all over. Will the shake up reach the UK's shores?
While the UK wrangles over the shape of its post-Brexit future, the EU has been developing its own stance to protect its interests in the talks now underway.
Tony Blair claims Macron's election has opened the door to reform to keep UK in the single market.
state of the union
As the UK tries to unravel itself from over 40 years of EU membership, other countries seek closer ties. This week's State of the Union heads to Kiev for the signing of the EU Ukraine association agre
British takeaway food courier firm Deliveroo said any attempt by ministers to restrict the flexibility of the “gig economy”, in which people can work
Anne Marie Morris was suspended by UK Prime Minister Theresa May
Carrying placards reading "Tories out" and "Not one day more," thousands marched through London on Saturday in protest against the conservative government's policies.
The fragile government of British prime minister Theresa May has had its legislative plans approved by MPs.
They approved the ruling Conservatives’
With Brexit talks only just begun, Britain faces a possible economic downturn and Northern Ireland's peace deal looks shaky
The UK government says it intends to launch a six-month investigation into the media mogul's planned takeover of the Sky pay-TV group
During PMQs, Theresa May announced an implementation period could be needed to ensure a smooth Brexit.
Opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn has linked the deadly London tower block fire to cuts to local authorities’ budgets.
Corbyn, speaking in the House
This is the Brief from Brussels, a daily roundup of the top stories from Europe's de facto political capital.
Theresa May’s offer on protecting the rights of EU nationals needs “more ambition” and “clarity, the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said on Monday.
'Settled status' post-Brexit rights published
Theresa May and DUP leader Arlene Foster presided at the signing of a deal at Downing Street on Monday
The House of Commons said it protected the accounts and restricted remote access to the network as a precaution, leaving some MPs and staff locked out of their emails over the weekend.
UK Brexit: Is peace in Northern Ireland at risk and what will happen at the Irish border?
Britain's vote to leave the European Union has raised the stakes in the long and divisive dispute over Northern Ireland's status.