"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,”"
Tokyo appears poised to welcome its first ever female governor.
Tokyo has elected Yuriko Koike as its first female governor, according to widely trusted exit polls.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s landslide election victory is a double-edged sword.
Japan goes to the polls on Sunday with the result in little doubt; Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s ruling coalition looks set for a comfortable victory, despite worries about the still ailing…
Euronews is continuing its coverage of the G7 Summit in Ise-Shima, Japan by interviewing Kenko Sone, the Director of Global Communications for Japan’s often outspoken Prime Minister Shinzo…
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The Japanese economy shrank by 0.2 percent between July-September, Japanese government data showed last Monday. Several reports have suggested
The Japanese capital wants to become the world's top financial center and is working hard to attract more foreign investors and firms.
Japan’s sports and education minister, Hakubun Shimomura, has submitted his resignation over abandoned plans for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics main
This was the chaos in Japan’s upper house after opposition lawmakers tried to physically stop new security legislation from being passed.
Japan’s lower house of parliament on Thursday approved a set of bills to allow the military to fight abroad for the first time since World War
Japan's cabinet has approved bills which would trigger a dramatic shift in security policy, allowing the military to fight overseas for the first time since World War II.
Re-elected by parliament, Japan’s Prime Minister is vowing to push ahead with controversial economic reforms. Shinzo Abe has appeared before the
It appears that, politically at least, Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has scored a great victory in the snap election he called, where exit polls
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe looks set to be re-elected in Sunday’s parliamentary elections. Opinion polls show he is on course for a huge
Japan’s sovereign debt rating has been downgraded by one notch to A1 by Moody’s.
The investors service cites rising uncertainty over the country’s
Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has dissolved Parliament. The move paves the way for a snap election on December 14.
Abe is hoping to get a new
Early elections in Japan are looking more likely with a senior ruling MP appearing to confirm rising speculation in the country.
There is no word
A second female minister has resigned from Japan’s government amid a political scandal, dealing a further blow to Shinzo Abe’s conservative
Japan’s prime minister has suffered a setback with the resignation of his trade and industry minister.
Yuko Obuchi, once tipped as a future
Diplomacy and the economy are the key concerns of Japan’s new, more female-friendly cabinet, which has just been sworn in.
It is the result of