"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
"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
Irish singer Enya’s new album And Winter Came is vintage Enya. She has overdubbed her voice so she sounds like a virtual choir and her fusion of
The Irish government has announced a 10 billion euro bail out for the country’s main financial institutions. The money will be used to boost capital
Europe has proudly adopted the strictest rules in the world to reduce carbon emissions and get smart with energy. Although green groups were
European Union members are said to be edging closer to a deal on ways to tackle climate change and stimulate their economies.
The bloc’s leaders
Opponents of the Lisbon Treaty have been demonstrating in Brussels against asking Irish voters a second time to ratify it. Dublin is hoping to boost
A bill of at least a 100 million euros. That is the latest estimate for Ireland’s pork recall.
The health scare has resulted in massive amounts of
Irish Prime Minister Brian Cowen has begun a whistle-stop tour of Europe in the hope of finding a way to make the Lisbon Treaty more palatable to