"“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
"It is so important for me, I have got the gold medal!"
Asian Games swimming champion, China
Eurostar is giving itself a birthday present by ordering more new trains to expand its routes.
Twenty years after it started the company that runs
The UK government has put its 40 percent stake in the cross-Channel train operator Eurostar up for sale.
Chancellor George Osborne said he was
The UK government is to sell its 40 percent stake in Eurostar as part of a plan to privatise 24bn euros of financial and corporate assets by
Eighteen years ago Britain became less of an island when just hopping on a train in London sped you to the heart of Paris, Lille or Brussels in just
Belgian train travel has ground to a halt since 10pm on Tuesday night due to a 24 hour strike by rail workers. The stoppage has come because of a
Trains between Belgium, France, Germany and the Netherlands, as well as the Eurostar, will be affected by a 24 hour strike on Belgium’s rail network
London’s Olympic Games is proving a godsend for travel companies suffering a decline in business customers as a result of the economic crisis
German industrial group Siemens has won the contract to supply 10 next-generation high-speed trains to Eurostar for its service through the Channel
At London’s St Pancras Station, the travel chaos caused by the volcano is evident. People there are tired and frustrated after six days of
Eurostar plans a 30 million pound upgrade to brush up its winter service. This comes after a review of failures linked to weather: five of the
An inquiry into the chaos that hit rail passengers travelling between mainland Europe and the UK before Christmas has revealed ‘serious concerns’
More than 230 passengers were stuck for over an hour beneath the English Channel after the latest in a series of breakdowns to plague the Eurostar
A Eurostar train that broke down in the Channel Tunnel has finally emerged in southern England, after passengers spent around two hours stuck in the
The cross-channel rail company Eurostar told passengers not to turn up at the London terminus, because all trains to Paris and Brussels were full for
More than 700 passengers climbed on to the first Eurostar train in three days this morning taking them from Paris to London.
Service had been
Eurostar’s wheels are turning again.
The cross-channel trains re-started a limited service today when a Eurostar train left the Gare du Nord station
Eurostar is planning a partial resumption of passenger services between Britain and France today after technicians have worked round the clock to get
Traditional ferry ports feared for the worst when the Channel tunnel opened in 1994, trumpeting a fast and easy way of getting to and from mainland