"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,”"
The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has agreed to hear an appeal by former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi against his conviction for
The British citizen arrested as part of a World Cup ticket touting investigation has been released from prison in Brazil.
Ray Whelan – director of
Argentina, Latin America’s third biggest economy is set to default on its debt for the second time in 12 years.
Negotiations with the so called
After a fifteen-day trial, a Paris court has convicted nine people of belonging to an Afghanistan-trained militant network that reportedly planned
A federal judge in New York has ordered the release from prison of a former police officer dubbed the “cannibal cop” after overturning his conviction
Argentina has reacted angrily to a US Supreme Court ruling which said it will have to pay $1.3bn to bondholders.
Buenos Aires claims paying up will
It has achieved cult status all around the world and sales of the famous rooster-branded Sriracha hot sauce have exploded over the last decade
The trial of three Muslim Brotherhood leaders was stopped in Egypt on Tuesday after one of the judges said that he felt uneasy over the case.
Two of Britain’s best known journalists are on trial today over phone-hacking carried out by one of the country’s most popular newspapers.
The former Liberian President Charles Taylor has lost his appeal against a 50-year jail term for war crimes at a special UN-backed tribunal in The
The trial has begun of Italian fashion designers Dolce and Gabbana over 2004 tax evasion charges.
The two are accused of owing over a billion euros
Prominent Bahraini opposition activist, Nabeel Rajab, has been sentenced to three years in prison for leading anti-government protests.
Spain’s Supreme Court has found the human rights judge Baltasar Garzón guilty of authorising the illegal recording of defence lawyers’