"Terror doesn’t form by itself. Terror and terrorists have gardeners"
Recep Tayyip Erdogan
"Since we have a banking union, there needs to be a European solution."
European Economic Commissioner
"Viktor Orbán is not the only populist politician on the continent with burning ambitions and politics that belong in a dark and distant past."
Gauri van Gulik
Europe Director, Amnesty International
""Alone we wouldn't be as successful as we are with the 22 countries together""
Ersilia Vaudo Scarpetta
Chief Diversity Officer, European Space Agency
"It’s mainly due to drinking of water from contaminated, shallow sources. We’ve intensified chlorine spraying in the localised infection centres."
"The external public debt stock increased by Sh42.5 billion ($4,253.0 million) from Sh185 billion ($18,504.5 million) on December 2016 to Sh227 billion ($22,757.4 million) by end of December last year."
"To try to demand from the government in Belgrade to make a choice: whether you are with Russia or you with the West well, it is to step on the same rake as in the Ukrainian crisis"
Russian foreign minister
"The people who made the film were very specific about the references they used in relationship to Africa. They are pulling from the best fashion and art."
British scientists have been given the green light to edit the genes of human embryos for research. A controversial technique will be used, that some
Three members of Germany’s defunct radical leftist Red Army Faction carried out a failed armed robbery last year to finance their life on the run
The three scientists who have shared the Nobel Prize for Chemistry were unveiled at a press conference in Sweden. Swede Tomas Lindahl, Paul Modrich
The trial is due to resume in Thailand of two Burmese men accused of killing two British packpackers. The hearing will examine the reliability of
Two men in the United States have been released after spending 30-years in prison for a crime they did not commit.
The men, both convicted of rape
Fresh evidence has emerged to back up the idea male sexual orientation is influenced by genes.
Researchers looked at the DNA of 400 gay men and
Spanish researchers have unearthed surprising new evidence about what ancient Europeans looked like.
Genetic tests carried out on the remains of a
Scientists have discovered a fossilised leg bone from an early 400,000-year-old human in the ‘Pit of Bones’ site in Spain and the bone’s DNA opens a
He was one of the most reviled and divisive kings in English history.
And, more than 500 years since he was hacked to death on a British
New DNA evidence has connected deceased felon Alberto DeSalvo with Mary Sullivan, the last victim of the so-called ‘Boston Strangler’.
A Belgian aristocrat is taking King Albert II of Belgium, Crown Prince Philippe, Princess Astrid and her own father to court in an attempt to prove
In a unanimous ruling, the US supreme court says that human genes cannot be patented, as DNA is a product of nature. But the court said synthetically
The Vatican is bringing top scientists together for its second international adult stem cell conference. The organisers say they want to counter
DNA tests on the skeleton discovered under a car park in Leicester in the UK last autumn show that the remains are indeed those of Richard III –
Imagine that you’re a police officer in the midst of a riot. While you may be able to apprehend the offenders closest to you, you can see plenty of
Scientists have published the most detailed analysis of DNA since the completion of the human genome project in 2003.
The so called Encode
Twins have the same DNA but they do not always look identical. What makes them look and act differently are the differences to their epigenetic
A team of researchers at New York’s Presbyterian Hospital has been testing a new type of gene therapy against Parkinson’s disease on a group of
A Texas man has walked free from prison after DNA tests suggested he is not guilty of committing a sexual assault for which he was convicted.
DNA tests are being carried out on the remains of two bodies taken from the graves of Romania’s former communist dictator Nicolae Ceausescu and his