"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,”"
Tens of thousands of Egyptians swarmed around President Mohamed Mursi’s palace in Cairo on Friday. The protesters want the President to retract a
Cairo was quiet early on Wednesday, the morning after the night before. Tuesday saw tens of thousands of Egyptians take their protest to the doors of
Cairo on Saturday belonged to the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of President Mohammed Mursi, who flooded the streets in a show of strength for
Following Friday prayers, the numbers protesting against Egypt’s draft constitution in Cairo’s Tahrir Square grew.
The demonstrators say the
In Egypt a final draft of a new constitution was completed early on Thursday and politicians will now vote on it.
Cairo and the country will later
Early morning protesters in Egypt’s Tahrir Square have been hit with a volley of teargas as anger continues to rise against President Mohamed Mursi
Thousands of opponents of Egypt’s President Mursi have taken to the streets in protest against his special decree.
In scenes reminiscent of the
The Egyptian President held talks with senior judges on Monday to try to diffuse tensions after he seized new powers.
Egypt’s justice minister says
Cairo’s Tahrir Square has once again seen thousands
of Egyptians converge, this time to denounce President Mohammed Mursi’s decision to grant himself
Cairo is in uproar following President Mursi’s announcement that he will rule by decree until a new parliament is installed.
Egyptian president Mohamed Mursi’s decision to award himself sweeping new powers has – once again – brought demonstrators out onto the streets of
Egypt’s Prosecutor General is refusing to step down from his position after new President Mohamed Mursi reassigned him to the role of Vatican
Clashes broke out between protesters in Cairo after chants against the new Islamist president.
Activists called Friday’s protest to demand more
Clashes in Cairo between supporters and opponents of Egypt’s President Mursi have left well over a hundred people injured.
Fighting began during
It had been promised for several weeks, and when it came Friday’s protest against Egypt’s new president Mohamed Mursi led to violent clashes between
Tahrir Square in central Cairo was again humming with crowds late on Tuesday night.
The crucible of Egypt’s Arab Spring was for several hours alive
Newly elected Egyptian President Mohamad Morsi has moved to the presidential palace where he will now form a government after promising to be a
Two villages important to both of Egypt’s presidential candidates, but only separated by eight kilometres show the deep divide in opinion over who
Egypt’s Islamist presidential candidate says his movement will go on protesting a power grab by the ruling military.
Mohammed Morsy said the army
Both sides in Egypt’s presidential election are stepping up the war of words amid the vacuum created by the delayed result.
To the delight of his