"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
Former South African President Nelson Mandela is showing “sustained improvement” in
hospital although he remains in a critical condition, the
Mike Schussler is a leading South African economist, and CEO of the consulting firm Economists.co.za. In this interview, he evaluates the impact of
Thami Mazwai is a Resident Executive at Wits Business School in Johannesburg, South Africa. A former journalist and political activist, he is an
Nelson Mandela’s long battle against apartheid is one of the biggest chapter’s in the history of the 20th century.
After his release from prison
World leaders have paid tribute to Nelson Mandela on the former South African president’s 95th birthday.
European Union leaders Jose Manuel Barroso
South Africans are preparing to celebrate the 95th birthday of their former leader and anti-apartheid activist Nelson Mandela.
The country’s first
As South Africa prepared to mark the 95th birthday of Nelson Mandela, in the hills of Qunu, where the elder statesman grew up, a small village school
Former South African president and anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela is 95 today.
While South Africans celebrate his birthday on what has now
Outside the Pretoria clinic where former South African President Nelson Mandela remains in a critical condition, well-wishers paid tribute to the
In 1988, the group Simple Minds performed their song ‘Mandela Day,’ marking 25 years since the man was imprisoned for his uncompromising political
‘Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom’ is an upcoming biographical film, based on the autobiography by anti-apartheid revolutionary Nelson Mandela.
‘Cupcakes 4 Kids with Cancer’ organised a fun day with children and adults in Johannesburg to make a giant portrait of former South African president
South African President Jacob Zuma has paid a visit to Nelson Mandela in hospital.
Zuma reports that the former leader and anti-apartheid activist
Four weeks after he was admitted to a Pretoria clinic, what has become known as “the wall” bursting with tributes to Nelson Mandela, is testament to
The members of the Mandela clan are quarrelling over where their most famous elder should eventually be buried. He grew up in Qunu. This is where
Young and old continue to keep a vigil for Nelson Mandela outside his hospital in Pretoria. Hundreds of balloons were released as well-wishers
Doctors treating former South African president Nelson Mandela have denied rumours that he is in a “permanent vegetative state”.
It has being reported that the former South African leader, Nelson Mandela, is in a “permanent vegetative state” and that his family have been told
As the health of ailing former South African President Nelson Mandela remains a global concern.
It is boom time for all things Mandela and around
Qunu, the site of the Mandela family burial ground and the ailing anti-apartheid hero’s chosen resting place continues to fuel a bitter family feud