""Alone we wouldn't be as successful as we are with the 22 countries together""
Ersilia Vaudo Scarpetta
Chief Diversity Officer, European Space Agency
"It’s mainly due to drinking of water from contaminated, shallow sources. We’ve intensified chlorine spraying in the localised infection centres."
"The external public debt stock increased by Sh42.5 billion ($4,253.0 million) from Sh185 billion ($18,504.5 million) on December 2016 to Sh227 billion ($22,757.4 million) by end of December last year."
"To try to demand from the government in Belgrade to make a choice: whether you are with Russia or you with the West well, it is to step on the same rake as in the Ukrainian crisis"
Russian foreign minister
"The people who made the film were very specific about the references they used in relationship to Africa. They are pulling from the best fashion and art."
"In principle - the requirement of choice, either you are with Russia or you are with the West, this is the Middle Ages."
Russian Foreign Minister
"The indictment alleges that the Russian conspirators want to promote discord in the United States and undermine public confidence in democracy"
US Deputy Attorney General
"A workday in Algeria doesn’t pay for your dinner. Here one day almost covers me for a month."
Catalonia's fugitive ex-president Carles Puigdemont avoids arrest but sparks Spanish anger on a trip to Denmark.
Catalonia's pro-independence parties regain control of the region’s parliament, but attempts to re elect ousted leader Carles Puigdemont look set to be more difficult.
Every January dozens of Catholics in Spain groom their pets with their best outfits to attend a mass in honour of Saint Anthony.
The vote for a pro-secession speaker virtually guarantees the chamber's push for independence from Spain.
The satire group that seeks to secede the fictional region of Tabarnia from Catalonia is now pushing for real action
From snow in Spain, to rising French and German rivers: Europe struggles under winter weather, but in Hungary temperatures hit unusual highs.
More than 3,000 cars were trapped on the AP-6 motorway in Spain's Castile and Leon region waiting for rescue services to shovel out the snow.
Madrid's decision to allow a drag queen to play one of the kings in the traditional Three Kings Parade angered many conservatives.
Guess what - politics coloured the celebrations in Catalonia.
Oriol Junqueras has spent two months in prison while Spanish authorities investigate his role in Catalonia's independence movement.
Catalonia's ousted leader made the appeal in an end-of-year address from self-imposed exile in Brussels
Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, making his year-end address at the Moncloa Palace in Madrid, says he hopes Catalan's new parliament will usher in a period of stability
Tabarnia may seem like an anomaly: the sub-region wants to secede from Catalonia, but remain in Spain.
"Let me come back", Catalan separatist leader Carles Puigdemont tells Spain.
Spanish authorities say 45 people were injured when a double-decker commuter train crashed into a barrier.
Catalans give their reaction to the region's inconclusive election result.
The prime minister also ruled out a national election as he addressed the country a day after separatist parties won the Catalan regional vote
Deposed Catalan separatist leader Carles Puigdemont says Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy must find "another way to solve the crisis as his plan is not working"
From victories for Puigdemont and Ciudadanos, to a record voter turnout and defeat for Rajoy
The separatist movement has achieved a majority in parliament, while the pro-unity Ciudadanos are the largest single party