"“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
Nadal has now won 15 grand slam titles in total
Novak Djokovic's season reached a new low with a crushing defeat by Dominic Thiem in the French Open quarter-finals
The 2017 French Open semi-finals will feature Murray, Nadal, Stan Wawrinka and Dominic Thiem
Andy Murray, on the hunt for his first China Open title, got off to a flyer against Italy's Andreas Seppi in Beijing.
Olympic champions Mo Farah and Justin Rose were among athletes targeted on Monday in the latest leak of confidential medical documents that the World Anti-Doping Agency says were shared by the Fancy B
Rafael Nadal has confirmed he will represent Spain at the Olympics in Rio, despite injury concerns, a significant boost for tennis at the Games with several other high-profile players missing.
Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from Wimbledon in order to recover from a left wrist injury in time to feature at the Rio Olympics.
Rafa Nadal’s hopes of a record-extending tenth French Open title will have to wait another year after the Spaniard withdrew from Roland Garros with a wrist injury on…
Rafa Nadal has moved into the semi-final of the Barcelona Open as he looks to win his 9th title in the Catalan capital.
Fernando Verdasco sent shockwaves through the Australian Open on Tuesday by defeating Rafa Nadal 7-6(6) 4-6 3-6 7-6(4) 6-2 to send the former world
Tennis players Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal have given racquets to Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha during a meeting at the Government House
Tennis stars from past and present have come together on a make-shift court in New York just days ahead of the start of the US Open next week. The
Serbia’s Novak Djokovic produced a stunning performance to outclass Rafael Nadal in the semi-finals at Roland Garros on Wednesday. The World number
Defending champion maria Sharapova was knocked out of the French Open Fourth round on Monday following a surprise 7-6, 6-4, defeat by Czech 13th seed
Spain’s Rafael Nadal could face world number one Novak Djokovic in the quarter-finals of the French Open after Friday’s draw handed him the toughest
Former World number one Rafa Nadal has returned to training in a bid to be fit in time for the Australian Open that begins in January. The Spaniard
Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the inaugural International Premier Tennis League that begins in late November.
The Spaniard said he needs to use
Spain’s Rafael Nadal announced on Monday he will not defend his U.S. Open title this month after failing to recover fully from a wrist injury.
Rafael Nadal has been forced to withdraw from two US Open warm-up events because of a wrist injury.
The Spaniard sustained the injury during
Spain’s Rafael Nadal outclassed rival Novak Djokovic in four sets to claim the French Open in Paris on Sunday.
In a rematch of their 2012 title