""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."
Chen Zifang shows that obstacles are there to be overcome.
Raúl Castro stepped down as president but remains at the head of the communist party
The instant messaging service evades regulators implementing a court ban, while millions of IP addresses are blocked in the attempted crackdown.
Tanzania's government has approved a law that will regulate content posted online, introducing fees for bloggers and online media in addition to policing morals and authenticity of social media users.
Next month's introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation comes as Facebook faces big security questions
Brussels is battling hard against disinformation online, but a group of lawyers is questioning methods used in Russia campaign
Shares in the Swedish music streaming company will be publicly traded for the first time on Tuesday. Spotify has not turned a profit since it launched 12 years ago.
Cambridge Analytica has suspended its CEO, Alexander Nix, in the evolving row over the improper use of the personal information of over 50 million Facebook users.
In this edition of the Brief from Brussels: The clock ticks for Warsaw, as it faces an EU deadline to explain controversial court reforms; and
The WiFi4EU project is setting aside €120 million to boost free connectivity in public spaces across the EU.
We went to its chief marketplace to find out
Cristina Giner reports on the latest technology being readied to make us all go faster at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona
'Far and away, the US and China activity will dwarf Europe,' said Nokia's Chief Executive Rajeev Suri ahead of the World Mobile Congress 2018 in Barcelona.
MEPs back draft law which aims to harmonise protection of online and in-store purchases
The EU's new law banning geo-blocking for e-commerce is perhaps one of the most important steps towards a true single market for consumers, writes the European Consumer Organisation's Agustín Reyna.
The Infraud Organization was responsible for more than $530 million (€433 million) in losses.
The European Parliament has come up wth a plan to introduce a transational list for the European elections in 2019. Supporters hope it will help
Heatmaps created by fitness tracking app Strava appear to reveal military US and Western military outposts
This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the top stories from the EU's de facto political capital.
Interviewed by the UK royal, the former US president warned of the dangers of irresponsible internet use, without mentioning Donald Trump by name.