""She has dedicated her life to improving the situation of people with intellectual disabilities and their parents in Lithuania and elsewhere.""Angelika Hild
"The bigger problem comes if the EC’s flawed approach becomes the basis for new global rules and norms around digital trade"Nigel Cory
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
"Savita died because religious objections were given more value than her life."Shannon Kowalski and Susan Wood
International Women’s Health Coalition
""God willing, next year we will celebrate this event again, hoping that the reconstruction of the city will have progressed.""Najim al-Jibouri
Military Commander in Mosul
"“The substance is very stable. It can be washed away by rain, it can evaporate under the sun. But it won’t decompose.""Vladimir Uglev
""If we want the best for our children, we need to want the best for all our teachers too.""Małgorzata Kulesza
Teacher in Poland
"People in Europe worry about migration for sure. But their attitudes to it are complex and open to change"Benjamin Ward
Deputy Europe and Central Asia Director, Human Rights Watch
"If there is peace between Ethiopian and Eritrean people, the horn of Africa region will be a region of peace and development."
Nelson Mandela’s coffin has arrived in Qunu, the village where he spent his childhood, on South Africa’s Eastern Cape.
Thousands of people lined
Egypt’s government has announced that a referendum will be held on the country’s new constitution on January 14-15.
The document has been drawn up
China has reportedly landed an unmanned spacecraft on the moon on Saturday.
The Chang’e 3, a probe named after a lunar goddess in traditional
Members of Germany’s Social Democrat Party (SPD) have voted in favour joining Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives in government.
Supporters of both the opposition and government in Ukraine have been streaming into Kyiv ahead of mass rally’s planned for Sunday.
The heritage and legacy of Nelson Mandela are the subject of great debate right now, and to discuss this euronews talked to Jean Yves Ollivier
Two United Nations peacekeepers have been killed in a car bomb blast in Kidal, northeastern Mali, according to witnesses.
The explosion targeted
Preparations are under way in Kyiv ahead of planned mass protests on Sunday.
The Ukranian opposition plan a large rally in the city against
Members of the African National Congress have paid their final tributes to Nelson Mandela at a ceremony in a Pretoria airbase.
The former South
A group of friends in northern Norway has discovered a grotto believed to be around a million years old.
The 3.7 kilometre long labyrinth shows no
The Vatican has turned on the lights on its Christmas tree in a ceremony in St Peter’s Square.
Hundreds gathered to see the ‘big switch on’.
Prince Harry and his team of four injured British veterans have reached the South Pole.
What started as a race turned into an expedition, following
Heavy snow has been falling on the Syrian capital, Damascus, since Thursday and has blanketed the city’s streets.
Winter storm “Alexa” is
Nelson Mandela’s body has been taken from the Union Buildings in Pretoria for the final time.
The coffin will be driven to an air base for a
Ukraine’s president, Viktor Yanukovych has met the opposition for the first round table discussions since the start of mass demonstrations in Kyiv
German government jobs are being handed out, some to Angela Merkel’s CDU some to her new partners the SPD.
The Environment Minister is expected to
At the age of 27, rising star of Austrian politics Sebastian Kurz has been appointed foreign minister, making him the youngest person to hold the
The Turkish Foreign Minister has arrived in Athens for talks with his Greek counterpart. The main focus of the meeting was the divided island of