"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
Italian prosecutors called Monday for judges to show “no pity” to Francesco Schettino, the captain of the doomed Costa Concordia, demanding he serve
Leaked footage of the sinking of the Costa Concordia cruise liner purports to show captain about to abandon vessel before passengers had escaped
The captain of the cruise liner that ran aground and capsized off an Italian island gives evidence at his manslaughter trial.
A university professor who invited the captain of the capsized Costa Concordia to speak at a criminology seminar has been referred to an ethics
Efforts have begun to find the body of the last remaining victim inside the wreckage of the Italian cruise ship Costa Concordia.
Around 50 men
No matter the cause – court rulings, political schemes or simply human error – the week’s top stories all have one thing in common: a costly
Work is starting on cutting up the Costa Concordia piece by piece. Its future is now as scrap metal for cars, refrigerators and washing
The wreck of the Costa Concordia was turned around by tug boats so it could be reversed into a port in Genoa where it will be broken up for scrap. It
It has taken two and a half years and one of the biggest maritime salvage operations in history, but the Costa Concordia finally docked in Genoa on
After two years and one of the biggest maritime salvage operations in history, the Costa Concordia arrived in waters near the port of Genoa on
A towering hulk has been cleared away from Italy’s Giglio coast. It has been two and a half years since the Costa Concordia re-cast the seascape
Authorities say the wreck of the Costa Concordia is making good progress on its last voyage from the Tuscan island of Giglio to Genoa.
The Costa Concordia’s last trip is to a scrap heap.
The Italian island of Giglio, on the peninsula’s Tuscan thigh, will finally have a clear view
Manoeuvres have begun to remove the wreckage of the Italian cruise liner Costa Concordia from Giglio island.
Tug boats is swinging the
The wreckage of the Italian cruise ship the Costa Concordia is being towed to its home port of Genoa on Wednesday morning to be scrapped.
Timelapse video shows the prow of the Costa Concordia rising from the sea. The ship is now nearly ready to be towed away.
Costa Concordia is being towed away from the Italian island where it struck a rock and sank killing 32 people two-and-a-half-years ago.
A convoy of
The second stage of the Costa Concordia wreck removal began on Tuesday and is going well, according to the head of the salvage operation.
The shipwrecked Costa Concordia has finally been refloated, two and a half years after it ran aground and capsized off the coast of Italy, killing 32
The final phase of the operation to refloat the wreck of the Italian cruise ship the Costa Concordia has begun.
Engineers say the first few hours