"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
The deputy foreign minister's comments came the day after President Trump signed into law new measures against Iran, Russia and North Korea.
Kremlin highlights contradictions in White House’s statements on US sanctions.
US diplomatic staff are already moving after Russia decided to expel 755 of 1200 of them
Moscow's retaliation could outweigh Obama's expulsions of Russians
The US ambassador to the UN Tweeted that her country was "done talking about North Korea"
A landslide sees senators vote 98-2 in favour of imposing sanctions, despite President Trump's objections.
Germany has warned its citizens to be more careful when visiting Turkey, saying some Germans have been detained by the authorities without access to consular services.
Media reports suggests the Kremlin is poised to retaliate after the US expelled 35 Russian diplomats last year
“Another delusional UNESCO decision.”
That was Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s angry response after Hebron’s Old City with its ancient
North Korea says it has successfully test fired a long-range intercontinental ballistic missile.
Ordered and supervised by leader Kim Jong
Qatar's foreign minister has arrived in Kuwait with a handwritten response to demands by four Arab nations
Qatar is given 48-hour extension to a deadline issued by its neighbours linked to terrorism allegations
An American student returned to the US this week after being held in North Korea has a severe brain injury.
The skirmish left nine protesters injured outside the Turkish ambassador's residence in Washington
Retired US basketball star Dennis Rodman is off to North Korea for another visit.
The ex-NBA player was mobbed by reporters at Beijing
Panama has broken off diplomatic ties with Taiwan and established them instead with China in a major victory for Beijing.
Taiwan, the self-ruled
Both Turkey and the US wade into the Qatar crisis with calls for mutual dialogue and peace in the Gulf region.
Jordan and the West African country of Mauritania which is a member of the Arab league, have either downgraded or cut diplomatic ties with Qatar in
A diplomatic Tsunami has hit the Gulf region following the unprecedented move by Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Yemen and Egypt to
Germany will have to pull its forces out of the Incirlik air force base in Turkey, German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel has said.