"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
"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
Ratings agency Moody's upbeat about eurozone GDP growth, but downgrades US forecast.
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Trump gets with tough with China and orders trade inquiry, focusing on intellectual property theft.
Sergei Lavrov has met US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on the sidelines of an international gathering in Manila
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France and Italy agree to find a solution for the STX shipyard deal by the end September
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World's oldest bank receives EU approval for restructuring plan, which includes thousands of job cuts.
Maduro raises minimum wage by 50% but critcs say country cannot afford it.
It is being described as the biggest ever bankruptcy of a Japanese manufacturer.
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The UK’s economic growth will dip this year before dropping sharply in 2018, according to the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and
Kremlin leader Vladimir Putin was put on the spot on Friday over alleged Russian hacking of the US presidential election.
Putin was grilled at the
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The European Business Summit is an annual event in Brussels that aims to bridge the worlds of politics and business. The forum attracts more than