""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
Diplomatic tension between the US and Turkey over visa restrictions has escalated.
Spain’s Caixabank and Gas Natural quit Catalonia
UK Defence Minister warns Boeing its contracts with the British government could be at risk.
A roundup of the key points from the European Commission president.
Azerbaijan has blasted claims that its ruling elite ran a secret 2.5 billion-euro slush fund to pay off politicians and promote a positive image of its leadership, amid accusations of human rights abuse and rigged elections.
China’s President Xi jinping has warned that a dark shadow is looming over the world after more than 50 years of peace following North Korea’s sixth
Ratings agency Moody's upbeat about eurozone GDP growth, but downgrades US forecast.
The Spanish economy minister has given an upbeat assessment of the country's performance.
Visitors return in force to the City of Lights in 2017 but there is caution after the Barcelona terror attacks.
Trump gets with tough with China and orders trade inquiry, focusing on intellectual property theft.
Sergei Lavrov has met US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on the sidelines of an international gathering in Manila
Interest rates in the UK have again been kept at their record low level of 0.25 percent
France and Italy agree to find a solution for the STX shipyard deal by the end September
Samsung has posted record earnings putting it on course to beat rival Apple's quarterly profits.
France's 2017 win production could hit a 'historic low' after harvests were hit by a cold snap in Spring.
Both the US and the UK are to have a slower economic growth than previously predicted according to the International Monetary Fund.
City-dwellers the world over are feeling the pinch but why are some places so prohibitively expensive by comparison?
The new data complicates the debate among Bank of England officials over the need for higher interest rates
A challenge for Theresa May's government is how to protect rights without stifling the economy
World's oldest bank receives EU approval for restructuring plan, which includes thousands of job cuts.