"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
Confirmation that the Chinese growth is slowing. After expanding at an average annual rate of almost 10 percent for years, the world’s second largest
The Nokia name is to disappear from the Lumia range of phones which will be rebranded as Microsoft Lumia.
This comes after the software giant
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The US is targeting key
Big job cuts have been announced by Microsoft. The world’s largest software maker is eliminating up to 18,000 positions over the next year.
Finnish firm Nokia has said it does not expect to close the sale of its phone business to Microsoft until April, as talks with Asian regulators drag
Hoping for the ‘X Factor’ and a boost in mobile phone sales Nokia has ditched its favoured Windows operating system in a range of new mobiles.
Nokia has agreed the sale of its devices, services business
and license its patents to Microsoft for 5.44 billion euros.
The sale means that Nokia
A battle of the tablets has started after both Nokia and Apple launched their latest products on the same day.
The contest is set to be the
Nokia has unveiled its first tablet computer and two new large-screen smartphones to match the offerings of its rivals.
The so-called phablets –
Chairman of Nokia, Risto Siilasmaa, has owned up to giving misleading information about the pay-off details of former chief executive Stephen
Nokia’s outgoing boss Stephen Elop is set to receive almost 19 million euros in compensation for his contract ending early.
The Finnish company’s
Verizon agreed to pay 130 billion dollars to buy Vodafone’s stake in their joint venture Verizon-wireless, the most profitable mobile phone carrier
Nokia’s workers admit they are apprehensive and Finland’s Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen said the country’s people are sad and confused about
The stride taken by American global computing software giant Microsoft towards a new level of competition against consumer electronics rival Apple
It is a smart move or a desperate gamble?
Struggling Nokia has agreed to sell its handset business to deep-pocketed Microsoft for 5.44 billion
The questions continue about Nokia’s recovery as it released disappointing quarterly sales figures for smartphones and its basic models.
Nokia’s boss Stephen Elop has fired another shot in his battle to make up lost ground as rival smartphone makers trample over Nokia’s market
Nokia’s shares tumbled after it announced a big fall in sales of its basic phones and it said it expected operating margins to deteriorate.
Sales of mobile phones fell last year for the first time since 2009.
The research company Gartner said that was due to “tough economic conditions
Faced with falling sales, Nokia has said it will not pay an annual dividend to shareholders.
The Finnish handset maker is having to conserve its