"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
Long delays at Heathrow Airport are causing concern just three months before London hosts the Olympics.
Passengers arriving from non-EU countries
Personal information about passengers flying on airlines between Europe and the United States will be stored by the US.
The Passenger Name
As well as body scanners, Americans hit with “enhanced” pat downs
Full-body scanners have also been causing a storm in the USA, where hundreds of
Passengers from the stricken cruise ship Costa Allegra have been arriving home at European airports.
In Rome, 36 holidaymakers touched down telling
Spanish airline Spanair has ceased operations after talkover talks with Qatar Airways broke down.
A message greeted callers on Saturday to the
Financial problems have grounded loss-making airline Spanair, for good.
This weekend alone 380 domestic and international flights with the
Financial problems have grounded loss-making Spanish airline Spanair, for good.
All flights with the Barcelona-based firm have been suspended
More than 70 million Europeans travel by coach each year. What legal guarantees of service, similar to those of plane, train and boat passengers, are
A new EU law on coach passengers’ rights will come into effect in 2013. The rules cover all long-distance scheduled passenger services, whether
Spain’s air space is slowly reopening as air traffic controllers return to work after Madrid declared a state of “alert” over their wildcat
Two female air traffic controllers were glad the police were on hand in their hotel, escorting them through the lobby as furious stranded travellers
Mexicana, one of Mexico’s two major airlines is set to cease operations. The country’s transport minister has confirmed most of its planes will stop
With the summer tourism season underway, Brussels has started a campaign using posters in multiple languages, pamphlets and a new Internet site to
A Europe-wide publicity campaign being launched in 23 languages aims to provide passengers easier access to information about their rights when they
Iceland is the latest victim of its own volcanic cloud. A change in wind direction has forced the north Atlantic country to close all main airports
The European agreement on reducing flying shutdowns came after the 27 EU transport ministers and representatives of the air transport industry had
Tired, fed-up and looking for plan B.
It is the same desperate story at airports in the four corners of the world.
Charlie McKinney had no idea
Passengers and Eurostar staff breathed a collective sigh of relief when cross-channel passenger trains finally began running again, after three days
There is light at the end of the Channel Tunnel. Several long, cold days of travel hassle for Eurostar passengers have come to an end.