"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
"What these people did for each other says far more about who we are as Americans than the cowardly acts of a killer ever could"
Sarah Huckerbee Sanders
White House press secretary
The football administrator's disclosures sparked investigations that eventually toppled FIFA boss Sepp Blatter.
The Garcia report uncovers a murky world of expectation and entitlement.
Saudi Arabia’s football association has apologised after its players appeared to snub a minute’s silence for the victims of the London attacks during
The 2018 World Cup in Russia will feature video referees, FIFA President Gianni Infantino has announced
In a rare show of unity, the US, Mexico and Canada have announced a joint bid to stage the 2026 FIFA World Cup.
Argentina forward Lionel Messi has been banned from the Albiceleste’s next four competitive internationals for swearing at a match official in Thursday’s 1-0 win over Chile The decision means the 29-y
André Schürrle scored twice as Germany beat Azerbaijan 4-1 in their World Cup qualifier.
The Netherlands have sacked their coach Danny Blind less than 24 hours after the team slumped to a 2-0 defeat in Bulgaria in their World Cup qualifiers.
France survived a scare in the World Cup qualifier against Luxembourg to maintain their march towards Russia.
Germany and England are both expected to ring several changes for their World Cup qualifiers because of injuries
A leading politician in Russia's legislative assembly has proposed turning behaviour which has plagued football in Europe into a sport of its own
Russia is to try fan ID at the 2017 Confederations cup ahead of hosting the World Cup the following year.
The Former secretary general of football’s world governing body Fifa is to appeal his ten-year ban from all football-related activities.
Fifa delegates have given the go-ahead to allow 48 teams to play in the World Cup.
FIFA has rubber-stamped plans to expand the World Cup to 48 teams, brushing aside concerns that enlargement could lower standards.
Gareth Southgate has been handed the England manager’s role on a permanent basis and will lead the Three Lions through qualifying for the 2018 World Cup and the European Championship two years…
Juergen Klinsmann has been sacked as coach of the US national football team.
Argentina’s national football team appears to be in crisis mode.
Manchester United’s Memphis Depay came off the bench to score twice and help the Netherlands beat Luxembourg 3-1 and move second in Group A of the 2018 World Cup qualifying…
The Republic of Ireland boosted their chances of reaching the 2018 World Cup in Russia after they beat Austria for the first time since 1963 to move top of qualifying Group…