"“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
Police in Germany say they have recovered DNA from the recently discovered remains of a girl who disappeared 15 years ago, claiming it matches that of a dead member of a neo-Nazi terror…
Jordanians have condemned the killing of a writer who was shot outside the court where he was standing trial.
The organisers say members of the 850,000-strong Polish community from across the UK travelled to the town of Harlow in Essex to take part.
"Legal high" drug Flakka is under the spotlight after police find a 19-year-old student chewing the face of a stabbing victim.
A 35-year-old man has been charged with second-degree murder in connection with the deaths of a imam and his assistant at the weekend.
Stephen Port, who is accused of killing four gay men after drugging them, is to be charged with 17 further offences against eight men.
Of the new
A man accused of murdering his sister, a well-known Pakistani model, because he was outraged at her social media activity has appeared in court.
Demonstrators in Islamabad on Monday denounced the murder of Pakistani social media star Qandeel Baloch.
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Thousands of people have gathered in Srebrenica on the 21st anniversary of Europe’s worst massacre since World War II.
Italian police have arrested a man suspected of killing a Nigerian asylum seeker.
A 36-year-old Nigerian asylum seeker has become one more victim in the migration crisis.
The South African athlete has been sentenced by a court in Pretoria for the murder of his girlfriend in 2013.
The MP for Batley and Spen in West Yorkshire died after being attacked in the street in her constituency in northern England last week.
A former German nurse already serving a life sentence for murdering two patients after injecting them with heart medication, may have killed dozens more, say…
Tributes have been pouring in following the death of a British MP who was shot and stabbed on Thursday.
People have left flowers and tributes in London’s Parliament Square in memory of a British MP who died after being shot and stabbed.
The gunman who killed 49 people and wounded dozens in an attack on a gay nightclub in Orlando visited the bar on multiple occasions, several customers have said.
Barry Steenkamp has told the paralympian's murder sentencing hearing in Pretoria that his daughter's death has devastated the family
The French government says it is treating the killing of a police commander and his partner as a terrorist attack.