"“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
"It is so important for me, I have got the gold medal!"
Asian Games swimming champion, China
The authorities in Poland say black box recordings show there were no technical problems on the presidential plane that crashed near Smolensk in
One year after the plane crash which killed Poland’s president and 95 others, there is anger over the replacement of a memorial plaque.
A new one
Poland’s president and prime minister laid a wreath at a Warsaw cathedral on Sunday at the exact moment a plane crashed one year ago, killing
Commemorations to mark the 1st Anniversary of the Smolensk plane disaster where polish President Lech Kaczinski and 95 other officials were killed
Pilot error was to blame, but high-level pressure may have been placed on the crew.
That is the verdict of a report released in Moscow on a plane
A wooden cross inside the chapel of the presidential palace in Poland is a symbol of remembrance and mourning a tribute to President Kaczynski and
A new plaque on the wall of Poland’s presidential palace in memory of the late leader Lech Kaczynski has done little to appease some of his
Poland votes for a new president today an election called following the death of President Lech Kaczynski and most of the country’s political and
Poland is about to elect a new president. This comes two months after the fatal plane crash which killed not only Polish President Lech Kaczynski and
Jaroslaw Kaczynski has announced plans to run for President in Poland’s upcoming election.
The vote in June has had to be called following the
Poland’s late President Lech Kaczynski and his wife Maria will be buried in the cathedral crypt at Wawel Royal Castle in Poland’s southern city of
People in Poland have been able to pay their last respects to President Lech Kaczynski, as his coffin lay in the crypt of Wawel Cathedral in Krakow
After a week of national mourning, Poland has said a final goodbye to its president.
Tens of thousands of Poles came to Krakow for the requiem mass
US President Barack Obama and a host of other world leaders have said they will not attend the state funeral of Poland’s first couple due to the
An evening mass has been held in Warsaw’s St John’s Cathedral for the Polish presidential couple, Lech and Maria Kacyznski.
The pair perished in
Several thousand mourners have gathered in Warsaw for a memorial service for the 96 victims of last week’s tragic air crash in western
More bodies of those killed in last weekend’s plane crash have arrived back in Poland. Most of the 96 victims have now been flown home from Russia
Investigators continue to search for clues amongst the wreckage of the crash site where Polish President Lech Kaczynski, his wife Maria and 94 other
Furious protestors have urged Polish authorities to rethink plans to bury late president Lech Kaczynski at Wawel Cathedral in Krakow.
Outside the presidential palace, the streets of the Polish capital are lined with mourners queuing to pay their last respects to their first