"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,”"
High-class couture in the French capital
A clearer vision is emerging of a city that was buried nearly 2,000 years ago.
Hundreds of thousands of people flooded the streets of Madrid for WorldPride parade - a celebration of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights.
Their pictures of a beautiful girl, pulling her boyfriend by the hand, to different locations in exotic places, have won them international recognition.
Australia's reconciliation process with its Aboriginal community takes another step forwards with NSW deciding to fly indigenous flags permanently
Bond, who created the beloved bear with a hard stare, died following a short illness.
Travel & Design
A collector's view on Nordic design.
The city of a thousand colours – this is Almaty, the cultural capital and largest metropolitan area in Kazakhstan.
Sashaying through the streets, Brazilians danced the samba to demonstrate against Carnival funding cuts.
Kiss frontman Gene Simmon's bid to trademark the hard rock "devil horns" salute as his creation is being ridiculed
Home of the arts Greece gave the world drama and poetry, and now it is taking dance to places never dreampt before
Green ketchup, Coca Cola Blak and Harley Davidson perfume are some of the well-intentioned products that ended up in the Museum of Failure.
Chuck Berry's long-delayed new studio album, originally begun in 1979, is finally released three months after his death
Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood will tour with the band from September.
“Travelling and taking photos, seeing the world in which we live: I can’t imagine a better way of living this life that has been given to us.” – says
The movie got a standing ovation at its latest screening in Cannes.
On the morning of Tuesday, March 7 29-year-old Paul Whatley and his dog Brett left their home town of Dunbar in Scotland to engage in the adventure of a lifetime: walking around the…
Style & Trends
A sculpture donated by the fashion house Fendi was given to the city of Rome.
Style & Trends
Innovative x-ray photography is transforming our understanding of Cristóbal Balenciaga, one of the greatest fashion designers of the 20th century.
One of the premier events on the UK’s social calendar opened its doors this week to royalty, celebrities and thousands of lucky ticket holders