"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
With federal elections in Germany less than four months away, the Greens hoping to gain more seats in the Bundestag by getting to grips with a
Determined to end a problem that has engulfed the Catholic Church for over a decade, Pope Francis has said he wants sexual abuse to be dealt with
A Catholic association in the United States is urging a retired cardinal not travel to Rome for the ceremony to elect the new Pope.
Said to be the most hated man in Belgium, convicted child killer Marc Dutroux was refused an early release from prison on Monday
Pope Benedict XVI, who resigned on February 11 and is expected to leave his post on February 28, will leave behind a Vatican administration mired in
Belgium’s most notorious killer has asked to be freed from prison.
Marc Dutroux says if his request is granted, he will wear an ankle bracelet so
Belgian paedophile and child killer, Marc Dutroux, has appeared before a court in Brussels.
He was asking to be released early and placed under
Belgium’s most notorious criminal has asked a court to grant him early release from prison.
Marc Dutroux was convicted of abducting, imprisoning
Late British television presenter Jimmy Savile sexually abused hundreds of children over a period of 54 years, according to a report published by
US authorities say 245 people have been arrested at home and abroad as part of an international crackdown on child pornography known as ‘Operation
Police in Spain have made a number of arrests after an operation to tackle the possession and distribution of child pornography over the internet
All 27 EU countries are joining up with the US and 20 other nations to fight against child sex abuse online.
The UN estimates the illegal sale of
The Boy Scouts of America have been forced by an Oregon court to release thousands of files detailing allegations and admissions of paedophilia in
Canadian teenager Amanda Todd took her own life last week after suffering a campaign of online bullying. She posted a video on YouTube in September
The Catholic Church in the Australian state of Victoria has revealed to a parliamentary hearing its clergy were responsible for more than 600 cases
Protesters clashed with riot police in Belgium on Saturday outside a convent which is housing the ex-wife of Marc Dutroux. Police made several
In August 1996, Marc Dutroux becomes known to all of Belgium, and will be loathed for his crimes, a cause of national trauma.
He is arrested with
The ex-wife and accomplice of Belgian child killer Marc Dutroux has been granted parole.
Michelle Martin has served 16 years of a 30-year
A Belgian court has given the green light for the release from jail of Michelle Martin, the ex-wife and accomplice of notorious child murderer Marc
A Belgian court will decide later today if the wife of child rapist and murderer Marc Dutroux can be released from prison into a