"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
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Former French interior minister, Charles Pasqua has died at the age of 88. A hardline politician, Pasqua was a close ally of former president Jacques
Corsica’s most active militant separatist group is ending its armed campaign.
The National Front for the Liberation of Corsica, the FLNC, was set
The French prime minister has said the murder of a leading Corsican businessman was the work of the mafia.
Jacques Nacer was shot dead in his own
Some of the biggest names in the world of sport who have not been implicated in the recent doping scandal were in Paris to help launch next
One of Corsica’s most prominent lawyers is among two men who have been shot dead on the French island.
63-year-old Antoine Sollacaro, who had
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Damage was limited.
There has been no claim
Hope of finding missing Swiss twins alive has virtually disappeared after police confirmed that their father wrote a letter detailing plans to kill
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The passengers of a plane that crashed into the Mediterranean have hailed the pilot a hero after all those on board escaped alive. The light aircraft
Survivors of a plane crash in the Mediterranean Sea say they have had a miraculous escape.
The six people on board the small aircraft managed to
The hunt is on in France to find out who could be behind deadly forest fires that have ravaged thousands of hectares of land, reducing it to ashes
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