"“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
July 5th 1996. Dolly the Sheep becomes the first mammal to be cloned from an adult cell. The creation of Dolly was a scientific breakthrough as
It is apparently no joke or publicity stunt.
A home video has been doing the rounds on the internet in Italy showing the country’s tourism
Europe’s forestry ministers have gathered in Oslo.
They are among delegates from 46 nations who are discussing plans for a legal framework for
One of the world’s smallest butterflies, the Sinai Baton Blue, is threatened with extinction according to scientists.
It feeds on a specific kind
Two wild elephants ran amok in southern India on Wednesday, trampling one person to death.
The two elephants entered the city of Mysore early on
The fate of 49 abandoned horse – destined for the slaughterhouse – is causing a stir in Romania.
The animals – many of them sick or maltreated –
For plant lovers it does not get much sexier, even if it is real stinker. The Arum Titan, or Corpse Flower, has been pulling the crowds in at Basel’s
Olav Mathis Eira, reindeer herder in Norway.
“My reindeer are almost a year old. They were very weak in the winter so we had to bring them home and