"What we're trying to do is provide the solid data, together with the satellites, that will tell us how the atmosphere is changing"
Head of Ozone Group, Deutscher Wetterdienst
"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"Threatening to indiscriminately slaughter hundreds of thousands of civilians to protect ourselves is a stupid idea."
Executive Director, ICAN
"“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
"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,”"
The boss of the Hungarian aluminium firm linked to last week’s massive spill of toxic sludge has been arrested.
Zoltan Bakonyi, head of
Amid threats of another wave of red toxic sludge in Hungary, workers are racing to build make-shift emergency dams.
Cracks have widened in the
Hundreds of people have been evacuated from a town in Hungary amid threats of a second spill of toxic red sludge.
Authorities say the wall of a
Amid the threat of a second spill of toxic red sludge, the Hungarian authorities say they are taking no chances.
They have decided to completely
Toxic sludge coats a damaged bridge as workers continued to clear the polluted ground
A village near the site of the toxic sludge spill in Hungary has been evacuated amid fears of a second wave of poisonous flooding.
New pictures from Hungary show the broken wall of a reservoir after it burst, spilling a torrent of toxic sludge from an alumina plant.
The catastrophic effects of the toxic spill in the Danube’s tributaries have not been carried downstream to the great river itself, easing many
Serbian and Croatian authorities stepped up testing in the Danube on Friday amid fears the Hungarian toxic spill is spreading.
Officials say there
Hungary has officially asked the European Union for help as it takles what its president has described as an “ecological tragedy”.
All life in the
The Hungarian prime minister has described the accident as an “unprecedented environmental catastrophe” in the country.
The government is trying
As the clean up continues in Hungary – toxic red sludge from an aluminium plant spill has now reached the River Danube.
Disaster crews are also
Three days after red toxic sludge spilled from an aluminium plant, Hungary is counting the environmental and human cost of the disaster.
The toxic sludge that flowed from a metals plant reservoir in Western Hungary has reached the river Danube.
The toxic red sludge that spilled from a burst reservoir at the alumina plant in western Hungary has reached the Monsoni-Danube, a southern branch of
Hungary has launched a criminal investigation into the industrial toxic mud spill from a ruptured chemical reservoir, south west of Budapest.
On Monday a river of toxic sludge burst out of the reservoir of an aluminia factory in Hungary. The deadly mud is estimated to have covered an area
Authorities in Hungary say the clean up operation from the industrial toxic mud spill will cost millions of euros and take up to one year to
Authorities in Hungary say the clean up operation from the industrial toxic mud spill will cost millions of euros and take up to one year.