"Since we have a banking union, there needs to be a European solution."
European Economic Commissioner
"Viktor Orbán is not the only populist politician on the continent with burning ambitions and politics that belong in a dark and distant past."
Gauri van Gulik
Europe Director, Amnesty International
""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
Heavy snow has left ski resorts cut off and villages isolated
Zermatt has closed for the second time in two weeks because of severe weather.
Chinese authorities have called for prudence when travelling as visibility plunges.
The storm toppled trees, blew trucks off the road and forced the cancellation of hundreds of flights.
The paradise island prepares for a pummelling as cyclone approaches
High humidity and low temperature enveloped the trees and grasses with ice and frost around the lake, forming natural-looking ice sculptures of various shapes.
Hurricanes, deadly floods, drought and wildfires across the world as global temperatures hit new highs
The search for victims goes in Santa Barbara county as the death toll rises to 20
At least 17 people were killed in Tuesday's disaster. With eight others still missing, the search for survivors continues
Improving weather likely to end ordeal for tourists trapped for up to two days by heavy snow and avalanche alerts.
The Antarctic continent, like the North Pole, is one
of the regions in the world most affected by global warming.
Tourists wishing to leave Zermatt have been airlifted out after heavy snow cut off the village, leaving up to 13,000 tourists stranded.
Not even the Sahara can escape January's cold snap
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.
The tropical animals freeze when temperatures drop below 5 degrees Celsius and enter a lethargic state.
Wind chills were forecast to fall as low as minus 40 degrees Celsius in some areas
France gradually returning to normal following the destruction caused by the passage of Storm Eleanor
Thousands of flights were cancelled and iconic tourist spots blanketed in snow as the Big Apple was hit by a Big Freeze
At least one person died in France as high winds caused extensive damage throughout Europe disrupting rail and air traffic and cutting power to hundreds of thousands of households.