"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,”"
Automatic extension of fixed duration contracts may be unfair if the deadline for cancelling the contract is unreasonably early, such as having to give notice 6 months before the expiry of a one-year
Consumer rights relating to the safety and quality of toys is the subject of this Utalk. The question is from Paul in Marseille: “As Christmas
Paul from Dublin asked: “I run a small retail business, we sell goods directly to customers all over the EU. What are my obligations to my customers
“Cases of food poisoning from vegetables affect more people and lead to more hospitalisations than those from meat.”
While it may come as news to
Metal, plastic or glass? Listen to this top Italian expert in food packaging next time you go shopping.
How much does Europe’s digital market create and kill jobs?
Bricks and mortar retailers, even taxi drivers, are losing out to online ways to shop
Anna from Prague, Czech Republic asked: “I heard that a new EU regulation extending the rights of European consumers has come into force. How are we
The world’s largest Internet search engine, which processes more than 90 percent of all Web searches in Europe, said on Thursday that it has made
Eating kebabs cooked on outdoor grills in a popular pastime in China. But the smoky barbecues have been banned in Beijing.
Food stalls have in the
Few of us have one but the use of 3D printers is on the rise in businesses and homes in Europe. However, there are some question marks for consumers
Further evidence is emerging that Russia risks recession amid the fallout from Moscow’s annexation of Crimea from Ukraine and the Western sanctions
The Eurozone’s Consumer Price Index fell to its lowest inflation level in four years in February. Revised data put inflation at 0.7% per annum
Right On reporter Anne Devineaux traveled to Paris and Brussels to assess the impact the digital age is having on individual privacy, she poses a
In 1981, a kangaroo meat scandal linking the US and Australia created an urban legend. A song caught on, entitled ‘Who put the roo in my
It is the busiest time of year for businesses and customers: the Christmas rush and then the New Year sales in many countries. But how many of us
While a lot has been made of the rights of passengers in air travel, less is known about the situation for those undertaking coach journeys across
The European Banking Authority has warned users the online currency Bitcoins that they should not expect help from regulators if there are problems
Christmas is boom-time for manufacturers and retailers as consumers engage in an annual shopping frenzy that sends profits soaring and can give a
To watch the full ‘On The Frontline’ debate about counterfeiting, please click on the link above.
Fake products pose a serious danger to health and destroy thousands of European jobs. That’s the message from politicians in Brussels and big