"The first time is like your first love, you'll never forget it!"Ettore Scardecchia
Head of Product Engineering, Avio
""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
The Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff has condemned last months coup attempt in Turkey during a visit to Ankara.
Faster, Higher, Stronger is the Olympic motto for athletes, but could easily be used for the Rio workers who rushed to finish before the start of the world's biggest multi-sport event.
For the first time in the history of the games, a team of 10 will make up the Refugee Olympic Team.
US ride-hailing firm Uber is selling its China operations to its bigger local rival Didi Chuxing having lost billions in a price war.
She was married 68 years to Romania's last monarch, King Michael.
The man had tried to behead a passenger at a London underground station while shouting he was doing it for Syria.
There have been emotional scenes as the mother-in-law of Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone was reunited with loved ones, after being rescued by police from the Brazilian hideout where she had been he
Electric car maker Tesla is to buy its sister company SolarCity which makes solar panels. CEO Elon Musk is the largest shareholder in both firms and chairman of SolarCity.
Rowe Racing BMW M6 GT3 celebrated its second consecutive win at the 24 Hours of Spa, which is held at iconic Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Belgium.
Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko on Monday said an equal standards system applied across all countries is needed in order to win the fight against doping in…
Prominent opposition figure Alexei Navalny has avoided time in prison after prosecutors claimed that he had violated the terms of a his suspended sentence.
A bomb scare on Monday forced the closure of a motorway leading to Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport.
Eighty bodies have been unearthed in Athens necropolis, but the mysterious circumstances of their burial suggest a complex story
The handling of a pro-Erdogan rally in Cologne over the weekend has further strained relations between Turkey and Germany.
A run down of the bumpy relationship Germany and Turkey have endured over recent months
Slovakian World Champion Peter Sagan has signed a three year deal to race with German team Bora starting in 2017.
Working out just how much you’re working out – wearable technology does it best, according to manufacturers. Among the hundreds of products
Qatar Airways has lifted its stake in IAG to 20 percent, following its recent investments in LATAM and Italy's Meridiana.
A Russian helicopter carrying five military personnel has been downed in Northern Syria after coming under hostile fire from the ground, killing everyone on…
Former rogue UBS trader Kweku Adoboli warns banks are still pressuring employees to make profits "no matter what" and his crimes could be repeated.
Three assailants and one policeman were killed in the attack on a compound housing foreign contractors in the Afghan capital.
Protesters took to the streets of Srinagar in Indian-administered Kashmir, throwing stones at security forces despite curfews.
The 31st World Youth Days ended on July 31 with the closing mass celebrated by Pope Francis.
Russia’s President Putin has attended the Navy Day parade in St Petersburg.
In this edition of Futuris, Julián López Gómez sails to a fish farm in the west of Scotland, where around 1,000 tons of salmon are bred every year.
What are these delicious scallops doing here?