"Threatening to indiscriminately slaughter hundreds of thousands of civilians to protect ourselves is a stupid idea."
Executive Director, ICAN
"“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 was meant to be a tribute to one of the most inspiring figures of the 20th century.
A merchant from India paid for a roadside billboard – one of
World peace icon Nelson Mandela leads Google’s Zeitgeist as the top trending search term of 2013.
Mandela, the former South African President
A nine metre-high bronze statue of Nelson Mandela with his arms outstretched to symbolise unity and reconciliation was unveiled in Pretoria on
Before the fall of apartheid December 16 was a Boer anniversary of a military victory over the Zulus.
Now it is South Africa’s Reconciliation Day
Hundreds of bikers gathered at the Mandela foundation in Johannesburg on Sunday to give Nelson Mandela a ‘roaring’ memorial as the anti-apartheid
A group of Zulu warriors converged on the hillside next to the burial site of Nelson Mandela in Qunu on Sunday to pay their last respects to the
Ten days of mourning for South Africa’s first black president ended on Sunday with the burial of Nelson Mandela at his ancestral home in Qunu.
The body of Nelson Mandela arrived at his ancestral home in the rolling hills of South Africa’s Eastern Cape. Qunu residents lined up along the road
A group of Zulu warriors came together on a hillside near the burial site of Nelson Mandela in Qunu.
They performed a traditional dance to pay
The coffin of Nelson Mandela rested as is traditional for a tribal chief on a leopard skin in the centre of a huge marquis which was specially built
On a hillside at his ancestral home in the Eastern Cape and following a state funeral Nelson Mandela was laid to rest.
Qunu’s most famous son had
Qunu’s most famous son was home and the world was watching. On a hillside over looking the rural landscape of the Easter Cape Nelson Mandela was laid
Nelson Mandela’s coffin has arrived in Qunu, the village where he spent his childhood, on South Africa’s Eastern Cape.
Thousands of people lined
The heritage and legacy of Nelson Mandela are the subject of great debate right now, and to discuss this euronews talked to Jean Yves Ollivier
Members of the African National Congress have paid their final tributes to Nelson Mandela at a ceremony in a Pretoria airbase.
The former South
Nelson Mandela’s body has been taken from the Union Buildings in Pretoria for the final time.
The coffin will be driven to an air base for a
Crowds of frustrated mourners in the South African capital Pretoria scuffled with police after they were unable to see former President Nelson
A huge statue of Nelson Mandela has been erected in front of the Union Buildings, the seat of South Africa’s government, in the capital
Thousands have arrived in Pretoria hoping to say a personal farewell to the man they called the father of their nation.
But hundreds of mourners
A South African sign language interpreter accused of gesturing gibberish during the Nelson Mandela memorial on Tuesday has spoken out.