"“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
Democratic Republic Of Congo
While all eyes have been on the havoc wreaked by Hurricane Harvey, more than 1,000 people have been killed as a result of devastating floods across Asia
The economic cost of Hurricane Harvey is, as yet, unknown, but forecasters predict it will ultimately have a positive impact on the economy.
Pastor Harding plays piano in his flooded home in Texas to prove to his son that the instrument still works.
With the media focus on the chaos wrought by Hurricane Harvey in the US, floods have killed many more people in Africa and Asia this year, as climate change worsens extreme weather worldwide.
More than 100 000 homes have been damaged by the record rainfall dumped on Houston by Hurricane Harvey.
Soldiers and police in helicopters and
Harvey moves onto Louisiana but weakens to a tropical depression as it goes
A mother and baby have been airlifted to safety by helicopter in Houston.
An evacuation shelter housing 100 people has been overran by Houston's floodwaters.
Best Buy said offering cases of bottle water for inflated prices was an isolated incident.
A woman living in Texas was shocked to find two alligators in her flooded back garden.
Arlene Gonzalez Kelsch filmed the reptiles swimming near her
After Houston, Harvey is now bearing down on eastern Texas and Louisiana
Authorities in Houston say emergency personnel have conducted more than 3,500 rescues since Harvey’s floodwaters began overtaking the city.
Trump said he wants the relief effort to be seen as an example of how to respond to a storm.
The stunning images from Houston, the fourth-largest city in the United States, show the catastrophic and record flooding that have affected hundreds
As Hurricane Harvey battered the US to devastating effect, another area of the world was stricken by flooding.
Torrential rains continue to pour in Houston, Texas flooding roads, rivers, and homes. Thousands of people have taken to the streets to escape the
Thousands of people have been transferred to rescue shelters in the aftermath of flooding in Houston.
President Trump to visit Texas after 'catestrophic' flooding as forecasters say things will get worse
President Trump declared a state of emergency for Louisiana as rains continue to pummel the region
A man in Houston, Texas, made the best of the flooding in his home caused by Hurricane Harvey on Saturday and captures a fish that swam inside the house.