""I sit opposite another local radio presenter who does the same job as me in a 'double header'. As a permanent member of staff he gets £4,000 more, 5 weeks holiday, pension and sick pay. He is male.""
Anonymous BBC Presenter
Published evidence to the UK DCMS Select Committee
"“It’s a farce. It’s 15 days later and they take the first car away. It was the first car they were in in this country and it’s the last car the police have taken away.""
Son of Ross Cassidy, car owner
""If you're trying to influence an American election, that's a one-stop shop""
"Was this data used to help elect Donald Trump?"
""We have left behind the most important stage of Operation Olive Branch""
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
President of Turkey
""Beppu has the highest number and the richest variety of hot springs. There's no other place like it. That's the reason Beppu is considered world's number one.""
Keiichirou Kawaguchi, Onsen expert
"Nobody would argue against preventing deaths. But subjecting people to unbearable conditions in camps on the Greek islands and threatening them with being sent back is not the answer to this."
Migration Researcher, Amnesty International
""Over 90 per cent of our population has been wiped out and more than 43,000 people have been killed in just a two or three-month operation,""
Rohingya refugee in Australia
Inspire Middle East
The UK and Germany are leading Europe’s charge towards using more and more sea-based wind power.
A court in Prague ruled the Czech government’s air quality plan for the city fails to bring air pollution within European limits.
The Swedish workout known as "plogging" combines jogging with trash picking.
The Baltic country had the highest share of environmental taxes in 2016, while the small western nation of Luxembourg scored the lowest.
Rats are more and more visible on the streets of the French capital for a range of reasons.
Denmark is the European country that generates the most municipal waste — while Romania generates the least, according to data from Eurostat.
Undoing man-made changes can help protect communities and eco-systems.
European Union aims to reuse or recycle all plastics by 2030
The European Commission plans to reduce plastic waste with a new strategy that seeks to make every piece of plastic reusable or recyclable.
The UK has introduced a ban on microbeads found in beauty products such as face washes and toothpaste. These beads are currently clogging the world's oceans and even entering the food chain.
French President Tweets video of speech preparations.
British Members of Parliament are calling for a "latte levy" on disposable cups, in a bid to reduce the growing amount of paper packaging waste they contribute to.
China is getting serious about fighting environmental pollution.
As of January first, the Asian superpower has introduced a new tax aimed at reducing emissions.
Wildlife campaigners are applauding China's total ban on the commercial sale of ivory.
The ban came into effect on New Year's Eve.
A cleanup operation is underway in Croatia after huge amounts of rubbish washed up in Dubrovnik's Old Town port, including a weapon from World War Two.
World leaders and philanthropists are in the French capital to try to give new momentum to the fight against climate change, despite the US withdrawal from the 2015 Paris climate accord.
A group of 21 teenagers argues the Trump administration's lack of action to prevent global warming violates their constitutional right to life.
Emmanuel Macron highlights progress made in fighting global warming despite Trump's pulling out of Paris climate accord
The world’s top environmental decision-making body is targeting ‘global menace’ of pollution at a summit in Nairobi.
Costa Rica has begun to test a hydrogen bus in the hope of becoming a zero emissions country within just a few years.