"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
Murdered police officer Keith Palmer laid to rest in London
Thursday was the third and last day of national mourning for the victims of Monday's attack.
Thousands of people including world leaders have turned out for the funeral of Martin McGuinness, the former IRA commander who played a pivotal role in Northern Ireland’s transition to…
Funerals for 37 girls burnt alive in a fire at a state-run home begin, amid mounting criticism of the shelter.
Russia's late ambassador to the UN, Vitaly Churkin, has been honoured in Moscow at a memorial service.
Tens of thousands of people have been flocking to the tomb of Fidel Castro, who died in November aged 90.
The funerals have begun for the three soldiers who were killed in a Russian airstrike in Syria on Thursday.
Tens of thousands of Iranians paid their final respects on Monday to 16 firefighters killed when a burning building collapsed in Tehran earlier this month.
The first funerals for victims killed in the hotel Rigopiano in central Italy, which was destroyed by an avalanche last week, have been held.
Portugal has paid its final respects to former President Mario Soares, following his death on Saturday at the age of 92.
The funeral in Tehran of former President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani presents a rare occasion for Iranians to voice discord.
Tens of thousands of Iranians have turned out for the funeral of former President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani in the Iranian capital. The 82-year-old died of a heart attack on Sunday.
Funerals have been held for four Israeli soldiers killed in Jerusalem after a Palestinian driver ploughed his truck into them.
Another of the 39 victims of the New Year’s Day massacre in Istanbul has been buried as family and friends mourned.
People have also been laying flowers outside the nightclub, which has been covered over with curtains.
Debbie Reynolds and her daughter Carrie Fisher will have a joint funeral and are to be buried together in Hollywood, according to Reynolds’ son.
Poland's president attends funeral of lorry driver Lukasz Urban, killed in the Berlin Christmas market attack.
Marines have led a funeral procession for former US astronaut and senator John Glenn in Columbus, Ohio.
235 people have been detained in raids across Turkey over alleged links to Kurdish militants. The arrests come two days after 44 people died and 150 were injured in twin bombings at a major football s
A 22-year-old suicide bomber was behind Sunday’s massacre at Cairo’s Coptic Christian Cathedral complex, Egypt’s President said on Monday.