"There will not be equality, nowhere, in any society, if the school system is not an active part in it."
Hanna Björg Vilhjálmsdóttir
Gender studies teacher
"Their goal is to eliminate the Second Amendment and our firearms freedoms so they can eradicate all individual freedoms"
Chief Executive, US National Rifle Association
"Here, only one doctor was provided ... for a population of 116,000 people."
"They think young people are stupid. We all have ways to get alcohol."
"Terror doesn’t form by itself. Terror and terrorists have gardeners"
Recep Tayyip Erdogan
"It's almost unthinkable to try to explain to a fanatic that you met a girl, fell in love and prefer to go with her to the cinema instead of participating in another fight."
Former far-right group member
"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
A massive clean-up operation is underway to mop up an oil spill in Asia’s busiest shipping lane.
It comes after an oil tanker and a bulk carrier
The APEC summit of Asia Pacific nations has ended with leaders admitting it will not be possible to reach a deal at next month’s climate change
The APEC summit of Asia Pacific nations has ended with promises of a new global economic strategy, differences on currency and little of any
Leaders of some of the world’s biggest powers have begun a regional summit in Singapore that seeks to free up the post recession global economy