"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
Rides & Experiences
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Lahic village in the Caucasus mountains is isolated in winter, but in summer visitors are enticed by its increasingly rare artisans.
Curators believe that a nude portrait kept for years could be a sketch version of the Mona Lisa.
The Playboy founder will lie for eternity next to the magazine's first cover girl.
As a child, Alexandra Llewellyn learnt to play backgammon in the streets of Cairo with her stepfather and his friends.
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Mr. Playboy Hugh Hefner dies aged 91 with debatable legacy - sexual liberator or exploiter?
The project is giving performances of the classical works of Homer, Sophocles, Plato and more at archaeological sites across the Greek capital.
In a major archaeological discovery, one of the largest Mycenaean tombs was brought into light this summer, on a mountainside in central Greece
Kebabs and bread are on the menu in this forest retreat near Gabala.
The Shanghai Ballet performed a few scenes from Tchaikovsky's classic ballet in Central Station ahead of their upcoming run.
Halima Aden has been described as the world’s first hijab-wearing super model. She was the first woman to enter the Miss Minnesota USA pageant in a
Kirill Serebrennikov has a history of criticising Russian authorities and the Orthodox Church, and his supporters say he was framed in a fraud case as part of a government crackdown on artistic freedoms.
Archaeologists hope a major new discovery in Greece will help to boost understanding of funeral practices during the Mycenaean period
French businessman and art patron Pierre Berge has died at the age of 86 after a long illness.
A Spanish woman who believed she was the daughter of Salvador Dali has lost her decade-long battle to prove she is the Spanish surrealist’s only child and heir.
A Spanish woman who claims she is the daughter of Salvador Dali is in fact not, acccording to a DNA test.
María Pilar Abel Martínez claims her
Tens of thousands of Hindu worshipers in Mumbai have bid a traditional farewell to Ganesh, the popular elephant-headed Hindu God after a ten-day
Georgia's third largest city has been undergoing a massive urban transformation which has made the city a leading Black Sea resort.
Believed by some to be Azerbaijan's national instrument, the tar has been around for centuries.
A brand new Museum dedicated to Palestinian art, culture and history