"“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
Japan's legal move clears the way for the first abdication by a Japanese monarch in nearly two centuries
Having roamed the seas for the last 500 years, jellyfish are the oldest multi-organ creature on the planet
North Korea has fired what appears to have been a short-range ballistic missile .
It is the latest test in a series of launches which have angered
In the south of Ardèche, France, euronews meets Japan's Akuzawa Minoru to learn about Aunkai Bujutsu, a newly created martial art.
The latest test-firing by North Korea of a intermediate range missile has provoked a furious reaction from the West, South Korea and other regional powers.
Japan is experiencing an unusually hot spell of weather for the time of year.
Maritime exercises were held in Tokyo Bay after a five-year pause.
A painting by US artist Jean-Michel Basquiat has become the sixth most expensive canvas ever sold at auction.
Parliament still needs to give its approval to the bill which would allow the 83-year-old to step down.
Japan’s cabinet has approved a bill to allow Emperor Akihito to step down.
North Korea has claimed that the new type of ballistic missile it launched on Sunday is capable of carrying a nuclear warhead.
North Korea has fired a missile which landed in the Sea of Japan 30 minutes after being launched.
England have been drawn in the ominously-dubbed ‘Pool of Death’ for the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan.
Footage has emerged of the moment a man entered into a fistfight with another passenger on an All Nippon Airways (ANA) flight from Japan to the USA.
Seventy years after the end of the Second World War, Russia and Japan have their eyes firmly on the rewards of peace as they negotiate a mutually
Japan has dispatched its biggest warship, reportedly to help safeguard US naval manoeuvres in the region.
The British prime minister is hosting her Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe at her official Chequers residence
The US said on Thursday that its policy was to exert maximum pressure on North Korea through sanctions and diplomatic activity, echoing comments made by the Trump administration the previous…
Vladimir Putin and Shinzo Abe have called on North Korea and other countries to avoid antagonising tensions around Pyongyang’s nuclear programme.
A naval strike group ordered by Donald Trump into waters off Korea remains far away as delayed deployment raises eyebrows about effectiveness of US strategy.