"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
Ministers from some of the richest nations are meeting in the UK, amid rifts about how to save the world’s economies.
They, along with central
On the surface it is all very cordial but the world’s economic powers are struggling to agree a response to the worst downturn in decades.
Three major European countries with banking secrecy laws have warned against any attempt by the G20 group of nations to place them on a tax haven
EU leaders have agreed to press for a global crackdown on tax havens and the imposition of strict rules on hedge funds.
Coordinated action is
European leaders are meeting in Berlin to try to hammer out a unified position on how to overhaul global financial rules. This ahead of a broader
British Prime Minister Gordon Brown is calling on European nations to coordinate their economic rescue plans ahead of the G20 summit in London in
The world’s developed countries are probably heading for the worst recession since the early 1980s, according to the Organisation for Economic
Europe’s stock markets were again awash with red ink on Monday. Investors were disappointed that world leaders meeting over the weekend did not come