"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
US President Donald Trump has threatened military intervention in Venezuela, a surprise escalation in Washington's response to the country's political crisis.
The Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says he wants a meeting with US President Donald Trump
Soaring inflation, food and medicine shortages - Venezuelan's face a daily struggle to provide for their families
Two prominent leaders of the Venezuelan opposition serving house arrests have been taken from their homes by the state intelligance services
EU slams 'excessive' use of force in Venezuela
Brazil has stepped up security in Rio de Janeiro amid a rise in violence by organised crime gangs.
A handful of former Latin American presidents arrived in Venezuela on Saturday (July 15) in anticipation of observing an opposition-organized
A Brazilian congressional committee has voted against taking a corruption charge against President Michel Temer to trial at the supreme court.
Veneuzelan Opposition begin fourth month of anti-government protests and will hold own vote on Maduro's plan to rewrite constitution
FARC leader 'Timochenko' taken to hospital after suffering stroke. The 59-year-old expected to be able to leave within 48-hours
Maduro raises minimum wage by 50% but critcs say country cannot afford it.
Several people were arrested although there has been no official confirmation of the numbers detained.
A group of journalist in the Mexican capital paint SOS PRESS outside the National Palace .. to protest the killing of their colleagues.
Brazil's top federal prosecutor has charged President Michel Temer with taking multimillion-dollar bribes.
Marxist rebels in Colombia say they have freed two Dutch journalists captured five days ago in the country’s northeast.
The ELN group says the
Amid ongoing anti-government demonstrations in Venezuela, apparent claims of torture have been made by the jailed opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez
After years of complaints of discrimination and injustice, there is a plea for forgiveness from the President of Chile to the indigenous Mapuche
A close vote in Brazil's Superior Electoral Court finds Temer not guilty of receiving illegal campaign funds during 2014 presidential election
The Grammy Award-winning Los Angeles band La Santa Cecilia has opted for live recordings for its new album.
Mostly recorded in the street in Mexico
Furious journalists in Mexico City have held protests following the murder of one of their colleagues and called on the government to do more to