"“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
Central America’s largest wilderness area may be about to give up some of the secrets of a rumoured giant monkey god, and one of the world’s most
A gas explosion at a market in the Honduras capital of Tegucigalpa killed an infant and injured at least 80 people. Civilians could be seen trying to
Honduras set a new Guinness World Record for the largest human Christmas tree on Monday (December 1). Nearly three thousand people gathered outside
The funeral has taken place in Honduras of two murdered sisters, one of them a beauty queen due to compete in the Miss World pageant.
On the same
Thursday sees the start of the Miss World competition, but Miss Honduras, 19-year-old Aria Jose Alvarado will not be there. Hondurans are in mourning
A Honduran beauty queen has been found murdered just days before she was due to compete in the Miss World pageant in London, police said on
The Obama administration’s emergency plan for dealing with a huge influx in illegal immigrant children from Central America is under the
The electoral authority in Honduras has declared that National Party candidate Juan Orlando Hemandez has an unassailable lead in the country’s
Both main candidates in the presidential election in Honduras are claiming victory.
However according to an early count the ruling conservative
Harlem Globetrotters player William ‘Bull’ Bullard took slam dunking to a whole new level during an exhibition in Honduras.
After bringing the
Two of the most feared and violent street gangs in Honduras, Mara Salvatrucha and Mara 18 Street, have agreed to a church brokered truce.
The largest and most dangerous street gang in Honduras has declared a truce after 8 months of mediation. The 18th Street gang, along with a rival
Honduras has withdrawn its ambassador to Colombia following a wild pre-Christmas party at the country’s embassy in Bogota.
It is not clear whether
Thirty-eight mothers are on a journey through Mexico in memory of their missing loved ones and to demand greater action by the government to protect
At least 18 people were killed during a prison fight in northern Honduras on Friday.
Rioting inmates started a fire at a jail in San Pedro Sula
More than 350 bodies are being removed from a jail in Honduras after one of the deadliest prison fires in history.
Police and soldiers are
Body after body has been brought out of the raised Comayagua jail in Honduras after what is now recognised as the world’s worst prison fire.
More than 350 people have been killed in a fire at a jail in Honduras.
Initial reports put the death toll around 270, but the figure has risen
A celebration marking one year until the end of a cycle in the Mayan calendar has been held in the Copan ruins in Honduras. Guests included the
They waited in their thousands to give him a hero’s homecoming.
Two years after being ousted as president of Honduras, Manuel Zelaya has returned