"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
Egyptians will cast their ballots to decide on a new president this 26 and 27 May. It comes almost 11 months after the removal as head of state of
Gunmen shot dead three Egyptian policemen late on Monday night.
The attack took place at a security checkpoint just outside Cairo’s Al-Azhar
Egyptians are preparing to vote in their second presidential election in less than three years.
After the revolution that toppled Hosni Mubarak in
Reaction in Egypt to the first television interview of former Defence Minister and front-runner in the upcoming presidential elections Abdel-Fattah
For his supporters, he is Egypt’s saviour – the right man to bring stability to a country in crisis.
But the Islamist opposition reviles General
Egypt’s army chief Sisi has given his clearest signal yet that he wants to run for president.
Speaking at a graduation ceremony at the Cairo war
Egypt’s interim President Adly Mansour, has announced that presidential elections will be held sooner than planned and before the country elects a
The Interim President of Egypt, Adly Mansour, has announced that Presidential elections will be held sooner than planned, and before the country
Mohamed Morsi has been officially sworn in as Egypt’s first civilian president.
The 60-year-old, who won the country’s first free and fair
A night time vigil was held in Tahrir Square hours before the country’s first Islamic civilian president, Mohamed Morsi was set to take his official
Tens of thousands of Egyptians had descended on Tahrir Square to hear their President-elect address them, many of whom were followers of his
It was a moment crackling with emotion which many Egyptians could never have imagined. The first Islamist civilian president, Mohamed Mursi -who will
An Egyptian court on Tuesday annulled a decree by the country’s interim government that allowed the army to arrest civilians.
That right ended at
There was a mixed reaction in Israel to the election of Mohammed Morsi as president in neighbouring Egypt.
Some residents echoed newspaper
Egypt’s first democratically elected leader Mohammed Morsi has begun the delicate task of building a government.
As supporters of the Muslim
Ahmed Shafik supporters showed their anger and grief at their candidate’s defeat at the hands of Islamists by tearing down posters of Mohamed
Mohamed Morsy has made his first statement as Egyptian President-elect on state television.
He used the occasion to thank all of those involved in
After thirty years under the rule of deposed dictator, Hosni Mubarak, and over a year under military rule, many Egyptians are overjoyed to finally
Muslim Brotherhood supporters in Cairo’s Tahrir Square erupted in joy on hearing that Mohamed Morsy – a man once imprisoned under former dictator
To assess the impact of Islamist Mohamed Morsy becoming Egypt’s first freely-elected president, euronews spoke to its correspondent in Cairo, Riadh