"“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
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UK Brexit: "We are now expecting an economic downturn"
Joana Ferreira, a portuguese national, has lived in the UK for four and a half years.
Wolfgang Münchau is the Director of Eurointelligence.
Mark Tanzer is the CEO of ABTA, The Travel Association, the UK’s biggest association in the tourism industry.
Brian Berry is the CEO of the Federation of Master Builders in the UK.
Prime Minister Theresa May will outline on Thursday her approach to the “hugely important issue” of reassuring EU expatriates about their futures in
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Brendan Cox's wife, politician Jo Cox, was murdered as she campaigned against Brexit. Since then he has created a nationwide movement for unity inspired by his wife's words - 'we have more in common t
By day he repairs computers, but given a spare second, he’s fighting a much bigger battle: keeping Britain in the EU.
Englishman Phil Jones says
Making a success of Brexit is a key priority for Theresa May's minority government, said Queen Elizabeth during her speech to officially open the UK parliament.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a round-up of the daily stories from Europe’s de-facto political capital.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a daily roundup of the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
A senior UK politician says formal talks on the UK’s exit from the EU may not begin on June 19.
Brexit minister David Davis says this is the same
The right wing Northern Irish party will hope to finalise the deal early next week.
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Unease would be the word to describe what Brussels feels after another surprise election outcome ahead of Brexit negotiations
Jeremy Corbyn was left redder than a Labour Party rosette after his celebration with a colleague went embarrassingly wrong.
May faces calls to resign after Conservatives lose majority
British Prime Minister Theresa May will form a government supported by a small Northern Irish party after her Conservative Party lost its
When polls were recently forecasting a landslide win for Theresa May, few people would have paid much attention to the Democratic Unionist Party
Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the UK’s Labour Party, has won wider support in the British election than anyone had foreseen.
Analysts say his
There seems to be a scent of schadenfreude among some EU figures over Theresa May's devastating defeat in Britain's general election