"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
Syrian rebels began evacuating the border with the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights on Friday
Hamas and Israel agree on ceasefire after strikes
Earlier on Friday, Hamas had defied Israeli calls to stop launching incendiary balloons, as Israel's defence minister threatened to order a military offensive to stop them/
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Batman and Superman are about to move into their first official home in the Middle East.
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban ended his two-day trip to Israel with a visit to the Western Wall in Jerusalem
Exactly what was found in the 2,000-year-old sarcophagus?
The nationwide State of Emergency was imposed two years ago after a failed coup attempt
A vote of 62-55 was passed after months of political argument, to declare only Jews have the right of self-determination in the country. This is something members of the Arab minority calls racist and verging on apartheid
Northern Cypriot and Turkish coast guards together with helicopters rescued 103 migrants with the help from commercial vessels in the area
The discovery of a sealed ancient sarcophagus in Alexandria has prompted a frenzy of interest in what it might contain – and whether opening it to find out would be wise...
Scientists have discovered the earliest known evidence of bread-making on prehistoric site dating 14,000 years.
Erdogan’s new grip on power 'could increase Turkish business migration'
Turkey stops registering asylum seekers from Syria, says Human Rights Watch.
Gaza ceasefire largely holding, UN says
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As old as the religion itself, Islamic banking has reached new levels of maturity in the past fifty years. It is forecast to be worth 3 trillion dollars by 2021 with Malaysia, Saudi Arabia and the UAE currently leading the market.
How the French community in the UAE is getting ready for the World Cup final.
Israel and Hamas agree a ceasefire after the worst flare up in violence in Gaza since the war in 2014
Lebanese tourist, Mona el-Mazbouh, has been jailed for eight years in Egypt for posting a Facebook video in which she was critical of the country.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has acted swiftly to put his new sweeping powers into practice, following his inauguration on Monday.
Turkey's President Erdogan has been sworn in amidst controversy over constitutional reforms that have enhanced his powers
How to increase the biodiversity of corn crops in Europe while improving its quality, yield and resilience in natural, sustainable ways?
Backed by massive aerial bombardments of rebel positions by its ally Russia President Assad's government have gained a major victory.
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With more than 27,000 employees and 55 offices worldwide, Facebook is constantly seeking emerging artists to decorate its walls and office furnishings.
Remote work offers hope to Gaza residents
Two weeks into a bloody offensive the government is now in control of about 60 percent of the province.
Saudi-led coalition attacks on the port city of Hodeida are to be suspended to explore a UN initiative
The leader of Saudi Arabia promised President Donald Trump that he can boost oil
production if needed and the country has 2 million barrels per day of spare capacity available.
The Syrian army has taken back control of much of Deraa province with some towns surrendering and others being bombed into submission
The UN is warning of a humanitarian disaster as the government continues its offensive to gain control of rebel-held Daraa