"What we're trying to do is provide the solid data, together with the satellites, that will tell us how the atmosphere is changing"
Head of Ozone Group, Deutscher Wetterdienst
"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"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
"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,”"
Two of the men were detained suspected of rape, while one man was detained on suspicion of failing to reveal rape.
Israel’s former president Moshe Katsav has walked free from prison, winning early release, five years after being jailed for rape.
An immigrant accused of raping and murdering a German student is the same man who was convicted of a separate attack in Greece.
British former football coach Barry Bennell was charged on Tuesday with eight historical offences of sexual assault against a boy under the age of 14.
Turkey's ruling AK Party comes under fire for proposing a law critics say legitimises rape in some cases.
Tens of thousands took to the streets across Latin America to protest against the brutal rape and killing of Lucia Perez in the Argentine resort of Mar del…
Five members of the Cuban national volleyball team have been convicted of rape in Finland.
In Ukraine, around a dozen Roma families have reportedly been forced to flee for their lives after locals in a small village in the region of Odessa turned…
A report released on Tuesday by Doctors Without Borders (MSF) says one in four women living in South Africa's platinum belt have suffered from rape.
“No means no” when it comes to rape – so says the German parliament after a unanimous vote.
A court in India’s capital New Delhi has sentenced five men to life in jail for the gang rape of a Danish woman.
Isabelle Huppert plays a role that is hard to pin down in Elle, the latest film by Paul Verhoeven.
Two suspects detained in Brazilian gang rape case Anger at video of alleged assault Security concerns ahead of Summer Olympics Police in Brazil have arrested two suspects in a rape case which has s
Police in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro are investigating allegations that a 16-year-old girl was brutally raped by more than thirty…
A Cologne court has acquitted a 26-year-old Algerian man of a charge of attempted sexual assault on a woman during the German city’s New Year’s
Far too many women, and it _is_ more often than not women, are subjected to domestic violence. Some wives and mothers are driven to breaking point and kill their tormentors. Can they expect justice? D
The United Nations says security forces in the East African nation of Burundi have been gang raping women during searches of homes. Burundi has a
India’s upper house of parliament has passed a bill lowering the age at which youths can be tried for serious crimes. The law will allow those in
The parents of the victim, who later died from her injuries, were among the demonstrators
Indians are up in arms after the atrocious gang rape of two small children. In one incident two men abducted a two-year-old from a religious festival