"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,”"
Police in Delhi have launched an investigation into an alleged gang rape of a Danish tourist.
The 51-year-old woman was attacked after she lost her
A 16-year-old girl from India has died after twice being the victim of a brutal gang rape and attack, police say.
The teenager was raped two times
Police in India have brought murder charges against two men suspected of gang-raping a 16-year-old girl in West Bengal. It had previously been
A girl who set herself on fire after being gang-raped twice has died from her injuries, police say.
The 16-year-old tried to kill herself on
A crime chief in India who said “if you can’t prevent rape, you enjoy it” has been called on to resign.
Ranjit Sinha, director of the Central
A satirical video campaign against sexual assaults in India has been making an impact on YouTube. The short video entitled “It’s your fault” has been
A Somali gang leader has been arrested on the Italian island Lampedusa, accused of kidnap, rape and torture.
Mouhamud Elmi Muhidin’s is accused of
Anger in Kenya over the gang rape of a teenage girl has intensified following reports the alleged attackers were made to cut grass as a punishment
For Tuesday’s hearing, the four men, sentenced to death for raping and murdering a young woman on a New Delhi bus, walked under police escort from a
A Swiss-French rapist suspected of killing his female therapist during a day release trip has been arrested in Poland.
The two went missing during
The death sentences passed down in India on four men who raped, tortured and murdered a woman in Delhi last year have been welcomed by politicians
The remaining four suspects in the New Delhi bus rape trial have been found guilty of rape and murder, and could face the death penalty.
Around one in four men across six countries in Asia and the Pacific have committed rape, according to a study published in The Lancet on
Four men have been found guilty of the rape and murder of a woman on a Delhi bus.
Bus cleaner Akshay Kumar Singh, gym instructor Vinay Sharma