"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
Margaret Thatcher’s supporters say much of what she did in the 1980s has relevance for today’s moribund European economy. They point out she turned
British finance minister George Osborne has admitted that economic growth there this year will be half the 1.2 percent that was forecast just three
Britain’s economy sank far deeper into recession than expected in the second quarter of the year.
GDP fell 0.7 percent compared with the first
Inflation in Britain edged down in February to the lowest level in over a year.
It was at an annual rate of 3.4 percent from January’s 3.6 percent
China’s sovereign wealth fund has bought a minority stake in London water supplier Thames Water.
China Investment Corporation said it had bought
Britain is teaming up with Hong Kong to secure London a top spot as an offshore trading centre for the Chinese currency the yuan.
The move is part