"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
English giants Manchester United will play Ajax in the Stockholm final after both teams qualified
Ajax beat Lyon 4-1 in the first leg of their Europa League semi-final, but will the French side's away goal prove crucial when the two sides meet again in France?
Leading up to the election, more than a quarter of voters were still undecided about who to support.
Voters expressed despair over the choice facing France and uncertainty over the country's future.
Manchester United, Ajax, Celta Vigo and Lyon reach the semi-finals of the Europa League
Neither Lyon nor Besiktas are likely to escape UEFA punishment after crowd trouble marred their Europa League clash, and the match will be investigated by the governing body.
Crowd trouble delays Lyon match-Man United draw with Anderlecht
The Europa League gets down to the last eight sides, and Man United is one of them.
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Lyon, a city that is 2,000 years old, attracts about six million visitors a year, 30 percent of whom are foreigners who travel here notably for the local…
You’re at the Fete des Lumieres, the ‘festival of lights’ in Lyon France, an event that attracts millions of visitors from around the globe.
Lyon’s festival of light is not only an important economic barometer for France’s second city, it is also a useful gauge for the whole country.
Let there be light.
For the first time ever, the Confluence Museum in Lyon has been used as a canvas for a lightshow as part of the city’s famed Festival of Lights.
Thousands of people have attended Lyon’s famous Festival of Lights amid high security.
The annual Fete des Lumieres has returned to the French city of Lyon, lighting up landmarks with dazzling displays.
Lyon joins Paris in bringing in measures to curb pollution largely linked to vehicle emissions amid a bout of poor air quality.
Final preparations are underway for the Fête des Lumières, which begins tonight (December 8) after a one-year break.
He’s the first Chinese official to be elected to the position.
Gerard Houllier began his full-time managerial career as player-manager of Le Touquet in Northern France in 1973.