""The acceptance of cannabis as a normal product is moving in the right direction.""Tony Calamita
Co-founder, Love Hemp
"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
The crisis in South African higher education shows no sign of abating as clashes once again erupt between police and students.
Violent clashes have erupted between students and police officers in South Africa.
Police and students have engaged in running battles at Wits University in Johannesburg.
The veteran anti-apartheid campaigner is backing assisted dying for terminally ill people, which is opposed by his own Anglican church.
South African police have fired rubber bullets and set off stun grenades to disperse student protesters on a Johannesburg university campus.
Protesters and police clash as demonstrations over tuition fee increases at Wits University escalate.
Tensions were running high at South Africa’s Rhodes University on Wednesday (September 28) as police and students scuffled during a demonstration over tuition…
A surge in elephant and rhino poaching in Africa is the backdrop to the latest meeting of CITES – the UN’s Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species in…
Rescuers are working to recover a group of illegal miners who became trapped in a South African gold mine last Wednesday (September 7).
A South African court has dismissed an appeal to increase Oscar Pistorius’ six-year murder sentence by state prosecutors.
A report released on Tuesday by Doctors Without Borders (MSF) says one in four women living in South Africa's platinum belt have suffered from rape.
Prison officials say the former track star denied he tried to commit suicide by cutting his wrists.
Matters have gone from bad to worse for the African National Congress.
South Africa’s ruling African National Congress has been dealt a huge blow in municipal elections.
South Africa’s ruling ANC party seems on track for its worst electoral performance in two decades at the helm.
South African are voting with the ruling African National Congress party in fear of losing power for the first time since apartheid ended 22 years ago.
Protesters in South Africa burned buses and trucks, barricaded roads and looted shops in townships in an impoverished district of Pretoria, in a dispute over the ruling party’s candidate for local…
Seen by many as a desperate last bid for leniency for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, South African athlete Oscar Pistorius has removed his prosthetic legs and hobbled in…
Bantu was an educational system designed in 1948 (same year the first white elections were held) primarily to ‘train and fit’ Africans for their role in the newly evolving apartheid society.
Barry Steenkamp has told the paralympian's murder sentencing hearing in Pretoria that his daughter's death has devastated the family