"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
Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohammed Mursi has been jailed for 20 years without parole
Egypt’s former president, Mohamed Mursi has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for inciting the killing of protesters. In 2012, mass rallies were
An Egyptian court has sentenced 22 supporters of ousted President Mohamed Morsi to death for storming a police station in 2013. The country’s first
One year ago, there were demonstrations in Egypt bigger than any in its modern history — even bigger than in the Arab Spring uprising of 2011 that
Torture and deaths in police custody point to a sharp decline in Egypt’s human rights since Mohamed Mursi’s oustting as president, it’s been
Two Egyptian police officers have died while attempting to diffuse bombs in the capital Cairo.
Several other officers were injured, including head
A policeman was killed and at least four others wounded in a bomb attack in the Egyptian capital Cairo, according to officials.
It happened at a
Mohamed Mursi and other senior Muslim Brotherhood leaders have appeared in court in Cairo.
But an ongoing espionage trial in which the ousted
There have been violent clashes in Cairo and three other Egyptian cities between police and university students loyal to the ousted Islamist
Security forces in Cairo have clashed with supporters of ousted president Mohamed Mursi.
Made up largely of students, the group was demonstrating
Egypt’s Field Marshall Abdel Fattah al-Sisi says he has resigned as defence minister and army chief and will stand for the country’s
One person has been killed close to Cairo University as supporters of ousted President Mohammed Mursi clashed with security forces.
The leader of Egypt’s outlawed Muslim Brotherhood, Mohamed Badie, went on trial on Tuesday, along with 682 others, on charges including killing.
An Egyptian court has sentenced 529 members of the Muslim Brotherhood to death.
Lawyers said it’s the biggest mass death sentence in Egypt’s modern
An Egyptian court has suspended the trial of deposed president Mohamed Mursi who is accused of inciting the killing of protesters during unrest in
Egypt has banned the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas from working in the country.
A Cairo court ordered its offices to be shut down and any
Ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi has appeared in court inside a soundproof glass cage.
The former leader is facing four separate trials
Egypt’s military chief, Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has confirmed his intention to run for president.
The elections are due within the next
Private Egyptian TV channel Al Tahrir at the weekend aired an amateur-quality video of the arrest in a Cairo hotel room of two journalists with the
Egypt’s strongest man is enjoying robust popularity among a huge proportion of the people, hailed as a protector, a provider — possibly a