"“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
The European Oscars Captured on camera for acting in front of the camera – stars of the European silver screen.
A multi-coloured BMW sits on a plinth in the British Museum.
‘Painting isn’t dead’ contends London’s Saatchi Gallery.
Festival of European Cinema Winter sunshine and a light shining on the European cinema.
The best of global art and cinema
Each of the 60-plus photos on display tell a unique story about extraordinary charity and business-projects from the frontline in Donbas.
Artists made the final touches to this year’s ice sculpture exhibit in Hasselt, Belgium.
It is often said that people look like their pets.
After London, the Rolling Stones are bringing their travelling exhibition, ‘Exhibitionism’, to New York.
It’s being described as a blend of performance art, food and heightened emotion – and definitely makes a change from the average night out.
Tourism industry movers and shakers have spent this past week in London at the latest incarnation of the World Travel Market.
Van Gogh's art in Amsterdam
He’s famously been on the road for nearly thirty years.
Films and Art in RDV.
Sculpture by the Sea, along a coastal walk near Sydney, is the largest open-air sculpture show in the world.
The Belvedere Museum in Vienna has unveiled a 3D version of a famed Gustav Klimt painting.
Jeans for Refugees is a Johny Dar project to raise money for asylum seekers
Pollock, Nash, Renoir and the Thessaloniki Film Festival are the stars of the cultural week in Europe.
Flushed with success, a rare museum in Prague is moving to the Old Town to become more accessible to tourists.
The Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao is displaying some fifty paintings by Francis Bacon, including works rarely seen in public before, alongside those of Spanish and French masters who influenced his work