"“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
"It is so important for me, I have got the gold medal!"
Asian Games swimming champion, China
state of the union
Amnesty International held a protest against alleged US human rights violations on the 25 of March, ahead of President Barack Obama’s visit to
Trade unions protested in Brussels on Monday as EU employment ministers met to discuss which rules should apply to workers posted abroad.
Womens rights activists FEMEN have struck again.
The female protesters stripped off for Tunisian Prime Minister Ali Laarayedh as he arrived for
Unions have held an anti-austerity demonstration as EU leaders met in Brussels.
They say it is time to change course on spending cuts and labour
Anti-austerity protests moved to Belgium on Thursday as around 30,000 people voiced their anger over cuts to the public sector.
Around 10,000 civil servants took to the streets of Brussels on Thursday, to rally against the Belgian government’s policy of natural
EU Council staff and European Commission officials went on strike on Thursday in protest at proposed salary and pension cuts.
They grouped outside
Hundreds of people gathered in Brussels to call for changes to the Common Agricultural Policy in Europe.
Brussels police came under attack on Thursday after they arrested a Muslim woman who refused to remove her face veil.
Protesters threw metal
“Pas d’accord!!” … “We don’t agree!” read the slogan. The protester carrying the large red billboard was referring to Belgium’s planned pension
Belgian’s marched on the streets of Brussels to protest looming austerity measures. The incoming government, due to be sworn in on Monday, have
It has been a year today since Yves Leterme, Belgium’s caretaker prime minister abandoned his attempt to form a government but the country does not