"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
Renowned British painter David Hockney says his hearing loss has helped sharpen his sense of space and perspective and Hockney donated a huge work to the Pompidou Center
Dior and Yves Saint Laurent both presented youthful ready-to-wear collections
Post office staff produce veg and breed chickens on rooftop farm as part of an urban development project
A man has been arrested in Paris after attacking a soldier with a knife. No injuries were reported. The attack took place at the Châtelet metro stop
Paris celebrated reclaiming the 2024 Olympic Games after a 100-year wait
IOC announces Paris and LA will host the Olympic Games in 2024 and 2028
No surprise, but the decisions on host cities for the 2024 and 2028 Olympics have been ratified by the IOC.
Sucpected bomb-making equipment found and arrests made in France and Spain
An Airbnb guest has caused €10,000 in damage after renting a flat in Paris
French club Paris St Germain have been placed under investigation by UEFA to see if their recent transfer spending spree has broken the break-even
Paris' first nudist park opened on Thursday (August 31). More than 2.5 million people practice nudism in France.
A three-year-old boy has been refused the right to participate in Disneyland Paris’ “Princess for a Day” experience.
During the activity, kids
Twin tributes in London and Paris mark the 20th anniversary of the death of Princess Diana.
President Emmanuel Macron outlines plans to boost France's popularity internationally.
Twenty years on, Parisians still remember the night Princess Diana died in a road tunnel in the French capital
Fundraising campaign is launched to save famous Paris landmark - Nore Dame needs urgent restoration work
A new roadmap to tackle illegal trafficking and stem the flow of migrants and refugees into Europe from Africa has been agreed in Paris.
European and African leaders met in Paris on Monday to seek an action plan to tackle the migrant crisis in the Meditteranean
Visitors return in force to the City of Lights in 2017 but there is caution after the Barcelona terror attacks.
Le Parisien newspaper reported on Tuesday that the blue Audi responsible for last week's attack in the Spanish resort of Cambrils was caught speeding in Paris just days ahead of the attack.