"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
They were dubbed the “three amigos.” And it was with a suitably united front that the leaders of America, Canada and Mexico brought their short
Talks continued today in Guadalajara, Mexico in what has been dubbed the summit of the three amigos. The leaders of the United States, Canada and
Drugs and trade are top of the agenda as President Barack Obama flew into Guadalajara for what is being called the summit of the “three amigos”
German businessman Karlheinz Schreiber, who is wanted on corruption charges, is on his way back to Germany after having lost his ten year battle to
Swedish telecom equipment maker Ericsson says it has joined the bidding for Canadian based Nortel’s mobile network division.
Ericsson would not
Wild fires in western Canada have forced thousands to flee their homes.
Officials say some 11,000 people have been evacuated as fire-fighters
The Czech Republic is talking of diplomatic reprisals after Canada reintroduced visas for its citizens.
Prague plans to recall its ambassador from
By the summer’s end Opel will be a Canadian-Russian concern says Magna’s joint boss Seigfred Wolf.
Speaking to General Motors bosses, and Opel
It may not seem as virulent as first feared but the new strain of flu has proved fatal in another country.
After Mexico and the United States
As Mexico got ready to ease curbs later this week following its deadly flu outbreak, health experts were warning people not to become complacent
For the first time since the beginning of the new flu outbreak a person has infected pigs with the virus.
A man who had become ill after
Canada is following the lead of the United States in providing emergency aid for the car industry. The Prime Minister Stephen Harper and government
Canada’s embattled prime minister has engineered the suspension of parliament so he can avoid a no-confidence vote next week which he would almost
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has promised in a rare television address to use “every legal means” to block an opposition plan to replace