"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
Football for friendship
Peru captain Paolo Guerrero will miss next year's football World Cup finals after being handed a one-year ban for taking cocaine
Country's first qualification since '82 sees crowds on streets, public holiday declared.
Australia beat Honduras 3-1 on aggregate to book place in Russia for fourth World Cup in a row.
The heat is on for Italy ahead of tonights's second-leg playoff against Sweden.
Switzerland's 1-0 win over Northern Ireland was marked by controversy
Moving on from the group stages, the play-offs will now decide who will take the final spots in the World Cup 2018
Paris Saint Germain chairman Nasser Al-Khelaifi was interrogated for hours by Swiss prosectors investigating the sale of World Cup media rights
Sepp Blatter & Michel Platini will be Vladimir Putin's personal guests for the three-week football tournament next year
FIFA's Gianni Infantino has presented the 2019 Women's World Cup in the French city of Lyon
France and Portugal book their tickets for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, but the Dutch won't be on the plane.
Icelandic football fans join in the traditional chant with players after the national football team qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia
The World Cup firsts, familiar faces and unlikely occurrences we can expect at Russia 2018
Tiny Iceland, population 330,000, has made sporting history by becoming the smallest nation ever to qualify for the football World Cup.
Ireland clinch a place in the World Cup playoffs at Wales' expense
Egyptians all over the world celebrated The Pharaohs’ long-awaited World Cup qualification
Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay have formally launched South America’s three-nation bid to host the 2030 World Cup and said Argentina would likely host the majority of the tournament’s stadiums.
War-torn Syria has defied the odds and clinched a spot in the World Cup play-offs.
The iconic FIFA World Cup Trophy is set to begin its longest ever national tour.
With kick-off less than a year away, host nation Russia will take
The football administrator's disclosures sparked investigations that eventually toppled FIFA boss Sepp Blatter.
The Garcia report uncovers a murky world of expectation and entitlement.