"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
A Slovak police chief is facing the sack after a bungled airport security test resulted in explosives being flown on a passenger flight to Dublin
An airport security test has ended in embarrassment for Slovakia after explosives planted by authorities in an unwitting passenger’s bag ended up in
Explosives were discovered at a house in Dublin after an airport security drill on the other side of Europe went horribly wrong.
Around 90 grams
After months of diplomatic bickering and amid a growing language row, the Slovakian and Hungarian prime ministers have met to smooth things over
Thousands of ethnic Hungarians living in Slovakia have held a protest rally in a sports stadium against the passing of a new law.
Thousands of air passengers face travel chaos following the collapse of the Slovak low-cost carrier, SkyEurope. The firm, which served mainly
The Slovak embassy in Hungary has been attacked but got off lightly when two supposed Molotov cocktails thrown at the entrance failed to ignite. No
A diplomatic row between two NATO and EU allies, has left the Hungarian President stranded on the border with Slovakia. President Laszlo Solyom
Vienna airport has stopped servicing SkyEurope planes because the Slovak budget airline hit hard by the economic slowdown has not paid its bills. The
The bodies of six miners have been recovered from a pit in central Slovakia, after an underground explosion which is feared to have killed 14 other
Underground rescue teams are trying to make contact with 19 coal miners, missing after an explosion at a pit in Slovakia. The owners of the mine said
Hungary has called on Slovakia to recind new legislation which will make the use of Hungarian within the Slovakian public services punishable by a