""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."
Prime Minister Theresa May has promised billions of euros in extra funding for the NHS but critics say it's not enough.
EU system "influenced by tobacco companies" underplays damage of smoking, Dutch study claims.
Pregnant cow is saved after campaign.
The actress explained why she recently underwent an elective egg-freezing procedure.
Are you one the few who can experience "brain tingles"?
Staff in Guangzhou complained of symptoms similar to those experienced by diplomatic staff in Cuba last year.
Recent numbers released by Public Health England show there was a 20% increase in the sexually transmitted infection syphilis.
Australia has developed broccoli powder made of 100% broccoli in a bid to eliminate food waste and encourage good nutrition.
Many mental health advocates use the term "died by suicide," because it removes culpability from the person who has lost their life.
Scientists are testing new biometric technology which they believe will dramatically improve the lives of people with autism
Since 1999 rates of women dying by suicide have been increasingly dramatically.
Older vehicles, especially trucks, will be hit by the ban, and police will begin roadside checks as early as next week, with fines to follow in the weeks ahead.
Thousands of Swedes are having microchips implanted into their bodies so that they don't need to carry key cards, IDs, and even train tickets.
After her racist Tweets, Roseanne Barr explains her behavior by saying it was because of the popular sleep aid.
In 2017, 26.9% of 18- to 75-year-olds smoked every day, compared to 29.4% a year earlier, according to the study by France's public health agency.
Irish voters back a referendum by over 66% to liberalise abortion laws, according to the official result.
Do you think it is OK for politicians to take part in viral challenges?
The Mediterranean Diet has been held up as one of the healthiest ways to eat. But it appears the message isn’t getting through to the next generation in the countries that made it famous.
In conservative Afghan society, women are secondary to men, and female participation in sport — including at female-only fitness clubs — is frowned upon.
James Harrison had to stop donating blood at the age of 81, after 1,173 donations of plasma that saved millions because of his rare type.