"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
Ukraine’s ruling party says it has won the country’s parliamentary election.
Officials said President Viktor Yanukovich’s Party of Regions picked
A European team monitoring Ukraine’s election on Sunday says the country has taken “a step backwards” compared with the 2010 presidential vote.
Ukraine’s parliamentary election on Sunday was marred by the ruling Party of the Regions using state resources and facilities for campaigning and by
Ukraine’s ruling party has claimed victory in the country’s parliamentary elections.
President Viktor Yanukovich’s Party Of Regions appears to have
Ukraine’s nationalist Freedom Party has downplayed its strong showing in the country’s parliamentary elections.
Leader Oleg Tyahnybok told euronews
The opposition claim that the numbers show that they were the real winners.
The party of the jailed former prime minister Julia Tymochenko
In Ukraine the ruling party of President Viktor Yanukovich appears to have come out of the country’s parliamentary elections in the lead according to
Exit polls published immediately after polling stations closed in Ukraine’s parliamentary election predict the ruling party of President Viktor
The international community has deployed nearly 4,000 observers in Ukraine for these elections from the OSCE, the Council of Europe, European
Corruption and resignation. These appear to be the keywords today as Ukrainians go to the polls to elect a new parliament.
Observers say the result
Ukraine’s 35 million voters go to the polls today to elect a new parliament. Despite the government’s unpopularity President Viktor Yanukovich’s
Ukrainian voters were treated to pop concerts in several cities on Friday, the final day of campaigning for Sunday’s parliamentary
As the election campaign draws to a close, Ukraine’s competing political parties are well aware that the world is watching. US Secretary of State
Ukraine goes to the polls on Sunday to elect a new parliament. Four hundred and fifty seats are up for grabs in an election which pits President
International observers have arrived in Ukraine ahead of parliamentary elections on Sunday. More than 3,700 monitors are in the country.
The Ukrainian parliament this summer adopted a law to expand Russian language rights, but parts of the Luhansk region in the east of Ukraine refused
Still littered with reminders of its Soviet past the eastern city of Donetsk highlights the East – West divide in Ukraine.
The country is set to
A far-right movement is likely to enter Ukraine’s parliament in the upcoming elections, polls indicate – for the first time.
Yet the “Svoboda”
From the boxing ring to the political ring: the Ukrainian boxer Vitali Klychko has moved into heavyweight politics. The name of his party – UDAR –
Ukraine’s industrialists and politicians are betting on massive investment in traditional primary industries to spearhead economic development.