"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
"Crown Heights" tells true story of the fight for justice by a wrongfully-imprisoned African-American, and his best friend.
It comes after a coup suspect appeared in court with 'Hero' written across his t-shirt.
Reports say Robert Mueller has convened a grand jury which has begun issuing subpoenas, stepping up the inquiry into alleged Russian meddling in the US election.
The White House has confirmed the president steered a statement by his son downplaying the intent of a meeting with a Russian lawyer during the 2016 presidential campaign.
The innovative UK scheme that uses private investment to reduce the number of young delinquents reoffending has set an example for the world
The Polish justice minister lashed out at European Commission Vice President Frans Timmermans, who happens to be Dutch
The top EU court's adviser says a case brought by Slovakia and Hungary challenging the mandatory relocation of asylum seekers across the bloc should be dismissed
The parents of Charlie Gard have ended their fight to have their terminally ill baby flown to the United States for experimental treatment.
Polish president caves in to people pressure over controversial Supreme Court bill
Protesters take to the streets of Warsaw in demonstrations against a government bill to take control of the Supreme Court.
Polish President Andrzej Duda takes holiday despite political crisis
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Saturday that Budapest would defend Poland as the European Union threatens Warsaw with sanctions
The Supreme Court needs to be rebuilt because it is being “controlled by leftists and foreign forces.” - PiS leader, Jarosław Kaczyński
Disgraced US Ex-football star OJ Simpson granted parole after serving nine years of an armed robbery sentence
The body of surrealist artist Salvador Dali is being exhumed in Spain. Samples will be taken from his body for a paternity test after a woman claiming to be his daughter won her case in court.
The football administrator's disclosures sparked investigations that eventually toppled FIFA boss Sepp Blatter.
Eight men on the Greek island of Zakynthos have been charged with homicide with intent after an American tourist was beaten to death in a bar brawl
A new movie about Tupac tells the untold story about the US rapper's upbringing, childhood and beliefs.
The Dutch foreign ministry says suspects in the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 will be prosecuted in a Dutch court.
Tiger Woods says he has completed a intensive programme to help him manage medications for back pain.