""I sit opposite another local radio presenter who does the same job as me in a 'double header'. As a permanent member of staff he gets £4,000 more, 5 weeks holiday, pension and sick pay. He is male.""
Anonymous BBC Presenter
Published evidence to the UK DCMS Select Committee
"“It’s a farce. It’s 15 days later and they take the first car away. It was the first car they were in in this country and it’s the last car the police have taken away.""
Son of Ross Cassidy, car owner
""If you're trying to influence an American election, that's a one-stop shop""
"Was this data used to help elect Donald Trump?"
""We have left behind the most important stage of Operation Olive Branch""
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
President of Turkey
""Beppu has the highest number and the richest variety of hot springs. There's no other place like it. That's the reason Beppu is considered world's number one.""
Keiichirou Kawaguchi, Onsen expert
"Nobody would argue against preventing deaths. But subjecting people to unbearable conditions in camps on the Greek islands and threatening them with being sent back is not the answer to this."
Migration Researcher, Amnesty International
""Over 90 per cent of our population has been wiped out and more than 43,000 people have been killed in just a two or three-month operation,""
Rohingya refugee in Australia
Mary Robinson was the first ever female President of Ireland. Following that she moved to another high profile job as United Nations Commissioner for
A Russian organisation, Memorial, has won the European Union’s foremost human rights recognition, the Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought, awarded
Russian human rights group Memorial has been awarded the European Parliament’s 2009 Sakharov Prize for freedom of thought.
The first illegal migrants to be deported jointly by Britain and France have arrived in Afghanistan. It’s part of a bitterly contested crackdown on
Wanted: a peacemaker engaged in a current conflict, whose influence would benefit from worldwide recognition. Last year, it was Martti Ahtissari, the
Euronews spoke to Amnesty International’s director in Brussels. He said the EU and some of its members have become increasingly reluctant to apply
A damning report on last winter’s fighting in Gaza has accused both Israel and the Palestinians of war crimes and possible crimes against humanity
A visit by European diplomats to the home of a jailed dissident in Cuba has angered the Cuban government.
Havana calls it meddling, and says the
War, revolution and natural disasters remain in living memory for many people in Nicaragua, one of Central America’s poorest countries. For
The American man jailed in Myanmar for swimming to the house of democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, is on his way back home. John Yettaw was sentenced
American John Yettaw, the man who swam across a lake to visit Myanmar’s opposition leader, will be released on Sunday. It follows a visit to Rangoon
No concerted international pressure on the Generals who run Myanmar appears likely soon after the UN Security Council’s 15 members failed to agree on
Britain and France have called for a global arms and economic embargo on Myanmar after pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi was sentenced to an
The popular opposition leader in Myanmar, Aung San Suu Kyi has been found guilty of violating the country’s security laws and has been given 18
The popular opposition leader in Myanmar, Aung San Suu Kyi has been found guilty of violating the country’s security laws, and has been given
A verdict in the trial of the Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi may be released later today. She was taken into custody in May, accused of
As the victims of Saturday’s shooting at a gay youth centre in Israel are laid to rest, the hunt goes on for the gunman who killed them.