"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 online encyclopaedia Wikipedia appears to have been blocked in Turkey.
Taking on the terrorists the 21st century way, on Twitter. France revolts against bad times by inviting people to post beautiful things on social media.
A packet of McDonald’s Szechuan dipping sauce from 1998 sold in an online auction after a $14,700 USD bid.
After weeks of suspense, April the giraffe finally gave birth to a baby boy on Saturday (April 15), delighting hundreds of thousands of people who have been monitoring a live cam feed from a New York
German President Steinmeier says he would favour an initiative to end anonymous commenting on the Internet to promote democracy and curb hate speech.
2017 is election year in Germany, and hacker attacks like those alleged to have taken place during the US elections in 2016, are feared.
Two Neighbors fashion peace between Israel and the Palestinians
The photograph is now on the official website of the White House along with details about Melania's life
Twitter said it will abandon its egg-shaped default profile picture as users increasingly associate the avatar with abusive online behaviour.
More than 100 people have been arrested by police in Spain as part of an investigation into child pornography.
'Blue Whale' suicide 'game' causes concern in Europe following a recent rise in cases
Amber Rudd, the UK Home Secretary, has accused Facebook-owned communications company WhatsApp of giving terror suspects a "place to hide".
Google promised better controls for its websites, particularly YouTube, after complaints companies' adverts have appeared next to hate-filled videos.
Google has apologised for allowing ads to appear alongside offensive videos on YouTube as more high-profile firms pulled their advertising.
Zara owner Inditex, the world's biggest clothing retailer, has reported a 10 percent jump in annual net profit.
The suspect had handed himself in on Thursday following a three-day manhunt triggered by the discovery of a young boy's body in a basement in Herne.
They say never mix children and live television. Here's why.
A manhunt is underway in Germany after a video emerged of a teenager boasting about stabbing his nine-year-old neighbour to death.
You might suspect that robots are taking over the world, you might know that they have already built up a huge powerbase on the internet. But you
London transport regulators want to force private drivers to prove the level of their reading and writing skills in English