"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
A rundown of three French presidential candidate's rallies which all took place this weekend in Lyon.
Far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen kicks off her French presidential campaign in Lyon, with a promise to protect voters from globalisation.
Riding high in the opinion polls, far-right leader Marine Le Pen kick-starts her campaign to become French president with a major speech on Sunday, hammering home an anti-euro, anti-immigrant…
The news of the snap elections announced today after the third failure of Greek MPs to elect a president continues to ripple across the political and
In the north of France, in the Calais region, the extremes of the political spectrum clashed – Jean-Luc Mélenchon of the so-called Left Front and
The leader of the Left Front Jean-Lec Melenchon will contest the same seat as the far-right National Front’s Marine Le Pen in the upcoming
Supporters of France’s National Front look set to be the kingmakers in deciding who becomes the country’s next leader.
The far-right party picked
Despite running a successful campaign, far left candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon only managed to poll 11% of the vote, finishing fourth.
The man backed
François Hollande (Socialist Party) has won the first round of the French presidential election with around 28% of the vote. Incumbent president
Opinion polls say nearly half of French voters rate unemployment as the most important issue for the country’s next leader to tackle.
The ten candidates for France’s presidency have six days left to persuade voters: ‘I am the one,’ and the tone seems to be ‘the devil take the