"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
The Chilean President Michelle Bachelet has announced a surprise cabinet reshuffle amid a collapse in her popularity. Speaking to a local TV station
Chile's president has vowed to rewrite the constitution and tackle corruption in an attempt to draw the line under recent scandals which have blighted the government.
Students in Chile have returned to the streets to demand education reforms and denounce political corruption. The government under President Michelle
Students in Chile have again protested in Santiago against the slow progress of the centre-left government’s education reforms.
They complain that
A lunchtime bomb blast at a fast food restaurant in the Chilean capital of Santiago has injured eight people.
The device went off in a small
Thousands of students have taken to the streets of the Chilean capital Santiago to put pressure on President Michelle Bachelet to deliver on her
Tens of thousands of students protested in Chile in the first march demanding education reform since President Michelle Bachelet took power on
Michelle Bachelet has been installed as the president of Chile for a second time.
The 62-year-old vowed to stick to her tax-and-spend policies
Chile’s president-elect Michelle Bachelet has repeated her promises of tax and education reforms, one day after she swept back to power.
Re-elected with 62 percent of Sunday’s vote, Michelle Bachelet is back as Chilean president after a break of four years. She owes her victory to her
Left-wing candidate Michelle Bachelet has been re-elected as Chile’s president in a landslide victory.
In the run-off she garnered around 62
Chileans are going to polls on Sunday in a presidential run-off that is likely to hand power back to former President Michelle Bachelet.
In Chile’s extended presidential race, there is one candidate of the left, another of the right. One wants a clean break from the Pinochet legacy
Chile’s presidential favourite Michelle Bachelet faces a run-off against her rival and childhood friend Evelyn Matthei next month.
An outright victory for Michelle Bachelet or a second round in Chile’s presidential elections? That was the main question as she and the country’s 13
Voters in Chile will go to the polls on Sunday to choose the country’s next president.
They will also select 120 members of the lower House of
It represents quite a comeback for Chile’s former president Michelle Bachelet. Opinion polls are only uncertain about whether or not she will win
Presidential candidates in Chile have made their final speeches ahead of Sunday’s election. Opinion polls favour the popular ex-president Michelle
Voting in some countries is required by law but no longer in Chile. For the first time, people may vote if they want to. Among other changes: in this
Police in Chile have arrested more than 100 students as they moved to evict protesters from 21 Santiago schools.
The evictions come a day after