"“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
A Soyuz space capsule carrying a Russian, an American and a Japanese docked smoothly on Thursday with the International Space Station. The capsule
It was a happy landing for the three astronauts returning to earth this Thursday (June 11), after more than six months spent in space.
A U.S. astronaut and two cosmonauts from Russia have returned to Earth after 167 days on board the International Space Station. Alexander
Three new crew members have arrived at the International Space Station. The research laboratory has been short-staffed for the last two weeks since
A Soyuz rocket has safely delivered a new three-member crew to the International Space Station even if there was a bit of a delay!
After a hitch
A Soyuz rocket has safely carried a new Russian crew to the International Space Station, despite a last-minute technical hitch.
Among them is Elena
Expedition 40 Commander Steve Swanson of NASA, Alexander Skvortsov and Oleg Artemyev of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) landed their
One of Europe’s most important space projects, and one that is already four years behind schedule, suffered another setback on
Leaving political tensions back down on earth, Russian, American and German crew members have boarded the International Space Station for a six month
They are the best of friends who will work together in close proximity hand in hand.
Co-operation between the US and Russia is alive and well – in
After nearly six months in space, the Russian-US crew of the International Space Station have come back down to earth.
The Soyuz capsule carrying
A Russian Soyuz capsule has successfully docked with the international space station.
The complex manoeuvre came after a journey of less than six
It took just six hours after launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan for the latest Russian Soyuz to arrive and safely dock with the
The International Space Station will receive a new cosmopolitan crew of cosmonauts after they blasted off from the Baikonur space station in
The first Canadian astronaut to command the International Space Station has touched down on Earth.
Chris Hadfield landed safely in Kazakhstan with
Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield has handed over control of the International Space Station. He is heading back to Earth after completing a
Two Russian cosmonauts and a US astronaut have travelled to the International Space Station in record time.
They arrived at the research
Three International Space Station (ISS) crew have returned to earth safely.
The Russian Soyuz capsule carrying them landed in the Kazakhstan
Three astronauts set off for the International Space Station on a Soyuz spacecraft that lifted off from Russia’s Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on
A cosmonaut and two astronauts have landed in Kazakhstan after spending four months on the International Space Station.