"“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
"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
Watch out if you’re passing through Rome’s Fiumicino Airport this summer.
The innovative UK scheme that uses private investment to reduce the number of young delinquents reoffending has set an example for the world
Two killed including the gunman after a shooting in a nightclub in the southern German town of Konstanz
German police say two people have died after a 34-year-old man opened fire in a nightclub in the southern German city of Constance.
Two suspected robbers in Italy wore masks of U.S. president Donald Trump as they raided dozens of cash machines, police say.
The raids, one of
The EU Commission suggests a new rule to stop trafficking of ‘antiquities’ – cultural artefacts- from both inside and outside the bloc.
The Dutch National Police, working with the US Drug Enforcement Agency also closed down the Dark Web site, HANSA.
O.J Simpson for possible release after serving nine years in jail
The EU's police agency says an investigation with Spanish police uncovered a Europe-wide scam trading horsemeat unfit for human consumption.
London police charge boy following acid attacks
German authorities 'dismayed and angry' at the muder of two nationals
Hospital admissions for acid attacks in England are on course to hit a three-year high, latest figures reveal.
Provisional data shows there were 98
Hundreds of mourners have paid their respects to a seven-year-old girl whose rape and murder have sparked outrage in Iran.
Atena Aslani went
Footage emerges of US student being beaten to death in Zakynthos.
Remember this horrific attack? Well, now someone's been jailed.
Sweden’s largest music festival has been cancelled next year after organisers said the level of sexual attacks and other crimes had got out of
A repentant thief returned 20,000 euros to an elderly woman more than three years after mugging her.
La Provence newspaper reported that the
Police caught a French thief after he telephoned a car pound in a bid to recover a vehicle left behind in a raid.
Four thieves stole a Mercedes
Equatorial Guinea Vice President Teodorin Obiang stands trial on charges of money-laundering and embezzlement of over €100 million of public funds
Canadian police search Montreal home of attacker in Michigan airport stabbing and make two arrests.