"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,”"
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions slammed as 'an appalling and detestable lie' any suggestion he took part in or knew of any collusion between Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign and Russia.
A US federal appeals court found Donald Trump's travel ban violated immigration law and lacked justification.
The European Commission estimates at least 50-billion euros per year is lost because of cross-border VAT fraud.
Human rights campaigners have hit out after a Turkish court acquitted two Kurdish Germans of killing their sister because of her Western
Among the 200 defendants are President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's ex-aide-de-camp and the former head of Turkey's air force
Brazil’s president Michel Temer is being accused of corruption and the obstruction of justice by the country’s top prosecutor.
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has hailed Sweden’s decision to drop a rape investigation against him as an ‘‘important victory’‘.
Sweden has dropped rape charges against Wikileaks’ founder Julian Assange.
The former captain of the Costa Concordia cruise liner was sentenced to 16 years in prison on Friday by Italy's top court for his role in the shipwreck which killed 32 people.
Eight Emirati princesses are on trial in the Belgian capital in a slavery case dating back to 2008.
An adviser to the Court of Justice of the European Union says Uber does provide a transport service and should be licensed.
"I'm content. I won't play Pokemon, it's already out of fashion," said Sokolovsky after the sentencing.
Former Brazilian President Lula appears in court before a top anti-graft judge to face the first of five corruption-related charges
Six young asylum seekers are on trial for attempted murder in Germany for a fire attack on a homeless man at a metro station in Berlin.
Outgoing governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama - known as Ahok - was sentenced to two years on accusations of insulting Islam.
Relatives of a Palestinian family killed in a 2015 firebomb attack blamed on Jewish settlers are suing the Israeli government for damages.
The ride-hailing firm Uber is reportedly under criminal investigation for use of a software tool which helped its drivers evade government regulators.
US multinational Johnson and Johnson has been ordered to pay around 100 million euros to a woman who says the firm’s talcum powder caused her to develop ovarian…
An Argentine prosecutor was found bound and gagged in his office in Buenos Aires province on Wednesday (May 3).
The US justice department has decided not to bring charges against two white police officers involved in the 2016 fatal shooting of a black man in Louisiana last…