"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,”"
Frédéric Bouchard of euronews: “The US economy is having trouble picking up again even though the European Union, led by Germany, is having a bit
Victorious Republicans say they plan to unpick some of President Barack Obama’s achievements after their midterm drubbing of the Democrats.
Euronews journalist, Stefan Grobe, discussed the impact of the results of the US midterm elections with Charles Kupchan, a professor at Georgetown
And so the scene is set for the second half of Barack Obama’s first term as US President.
Chastened and contrite in the wake of the Republicans’
Congress could slam the brakes on Barack Obama’s reform plans after the Republicans took the House of Representatives and the Democrats kept a
Senior Republicans have been reacting to their party’s success in the US mid term elections.
Congressman John Boehner and Senator Mitch McConnell
California won’t be the first US state to legalise marijuana for recreational use. Voters have said no to a move that would’ve extended it beyond its
This is the man who could now prove to be President Obama’s biggest threat.
Republican John Boehner is in line to become the third most important
US President Barack Obama faces a bleak political landscape after American voters punished his Democratic party over the sluggish economic recovery
Supporters of America’s newest political movement were cheering last night.
The Tea Party saw two Senators elected.
Despite standing as
The Democratic leader in the Senate Harry Reid won one of the most high-profile races of the midterm elections after a brutal battle.
In the American mid-term elections, the Democrats have maintained control of the Senate – which may be some comfort for President Obama as his party
One of the rising stars of the Republican party, Marco Rubio has won the Senate seat in Florida.
Rubio who is a young Cuban American, is a
In the governors’ elections, out of 37 seats up for grabs, 20 have been won by Republicans, and 7 by the Democrats.
One of the most flamboyant
A victorious Republican Party has swept President Obama’s Democrats out of the House of Representatives. A mixture of early results and predicted
In the American mid-term elections, the Democrats have maintained control of the Senate - which may be some comfort for President Obama who has lost
In the American mid-term elections, pundits are suggesting that the Democrats will maintian control of the Senate by the skin of their teeth – which
American may have be struggling out of a recession, but there is no shortage of money on the campaign trail.
Spending on the midterms has
Voting is well underway in the US midterm elections in what could be the final hours of Democratic Party’s control of congress.
Midterm election blues are nothing new for incumbent US presidents.
Ronald Reagan, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton all suffered electoral setbacks