Tuesday 28 April, 2015 Strasbourg, 28.04.2015 - The head of Europe's 47-nation human rights organisation has called on Indonesia not to carry out the execution by firing squad of 9 people which is expected to take place in the coming days. "The death penalty is a terrible injustice which can never be put right," said Council of Europe Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland. "I urge the Indonesian authorities to refrain from carrying out these ex
Seoul by subway: 25 stations, 25 neighbourhoods – in pictures
1 Anguk (Changdeokgung) (Autumn) – One of five former royal residences in downtown Seoul, Changdeok Palace is renowned for the way its structures balance with the natural landscape, a signature of traditional Korean architecture. After decades of development, the city is once again looking for ways to harmonise nature and urban living.
Skagen, Denmark where the Baltic Sea and the North Sea meet. Due to the very different water densities and chemical differences those two don’t fancy mingling or mixing. As a result they create the most amazing phenomenon of two bodies of water side by side that crash against each other.