"What we're trying to do is provide the solid data, together with the satellites, that will tell us how the atmosphere is changing"
Head of Ozone Group, Deutscher Wetterdienst
"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"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
"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,”"
Real Madrid wins Spain's Liga after victory at Malaga
The younger sister of Britain's Duchess of Cambridge walked down the aisle with financier James Matthews.
Actresses Uma Thurman, Susan Sarandon and Vanessa Redgrave worked the red carpet in Cannes on Thursday (May 18).
Central Paris came to a standstill on Sunday for the inauguration of Emmanuel Macron as president of France.
The French Republic's youngest-ever president, Emmanuel Macron, takes office today in a handover ceremony in Paris.
Thirty couples paraded through Aleppo garbed in white and military uniforms before taking their vows, in what has been described as the city’s biggest wedding celebration in six…
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Moscow has marked Victory Day with shows of strength from both civilians and the armed forces.
There have been scuffles between activists and police at a march in the Ukrainian capital marking the end of the Second World War.
The end of WWII marked across Europe
French presidential hopeful Emmanuel Macron visits Paris Holocaust memorial announcing "never again"
Portugal marks the 43rd anniversary of its Carnation Revolution, with top left-wing politicians urging the EU to fight the rise of populism by focusing more on social welfare.
A ceremony has been held in Paris to honour the police officer shot dead on the Champs Elysee last week. Mourners gathered in the courtyard of main police headquarters in the French capital.
Israel came to a standstill on Monday as a two-minute siren wailed in remembrance of the Holocaust's six million victims.
Pope Emeritus Benedict celebrated his 90th birthday on Monday (April 17) in the garden of his residence in the Vatican.
Thousands of people took to the streets of Budapest for the ‘March of the Living’ – an event to commemorate the 550,000 Hungarian Jews killed in the Holocaust.
Catholic devotees were nailed to wooden crosses in a reenactment of Jesus Christ's crucifixion
Poland remembers victims of presidential plane crash
A sunset ceremony has been held in northern France to launch commemorations for the centenary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge.
Both the Portuguese President and Prime minister were present with Cristiano Ronaldo at a ceremony in the football star’s hometown, but it was the bizarre bronze bust unveiled of the footballer that h