""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."
Archaeologists have uncovered what could be Rome’s oldest aqueduct.
Egyptian statue not Ramses II, but King Psamtek I
A bust of a statue believed to depict one of Egypt’s most famous rulers has been lifted out of a Cairo slum.
A joint Egyptian-German team in Cairo, Egypt, have found parts of two statues.
Archaeologists say they have evidence that the self-styled Islamic State were careful to preserve ancient artefacts in Mosul to take as loot – in contrast to their public displays of destruction of…
Archaeologists in Egypt have made what’s described as one of the most important ever discoveries.
Urania, the Muse of Astronomy, welcomes passengers at Naples Capodichino Airport.
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Bolivia on Thursday opened a $7 million museum dedicated to President Evo Morales and indigenous peoples in Morales’s birthplace of Orinoca high up in the deserts of the Bolivian…
A group of international scientists in China have discovered what they say is the oldest known ancestor of humanity.
Around 22 archaeological pieces of Mayan origin have been returned to Guatemala.
A significant archeological find could change the was we read the history of Central America.
Monitors say ISIL fighters have re-entered Palmyra, nine months after losing the ancient Syrian city.
A small brown pebble found on a Sussex beach could be the first fossilised dinosaur brain tissue ever discovered according to UK scientists.
To this day, Pompeii's famous ruins are a source of wonder and mystery to countless visitors.
Archaelogical findings including fossilised bones and artefacts covering almost two million years of human evolution are on show at the Georgian National Museum as part of its exhibition ‘Stone Age…
A team of scientists at the University of Kentucky working with biblical scholars in Jerusalem have succeeded in revealing the contents of what looks like a lump of…
The face of Peru's Lord of Sipan has finally been unmasked some 1,900 years after his death, all thanks to technology, which has built a 3D reconstruction of the ancient warrior's face.
One of the most ancient lakes in Europe, Lake Ohrid boasts archeological treasures.
A replica of the famous prehistoric Lascaux cave in southern France has been created thanks to 3D technology, that allows for the look, feel and smell of the original to come to life.