"If you don't handle the negative side of big data there is always a risk of a backlash"
EU Competition Commissioner
"Thanks for the congrats, everyone! Much love to my #InsecureHBO family & congrats to the other nominees! #GoldenGlobes"
Star of TV's "Insecure"
"Nationalism, the oldest and worst European disease. How can it possibly creep back into our present tense?"
"While drug lord Cabello gets rich & dictator @NicolasMaduro consolidates power the elderly suffer in #Venezuela"
Republican US Senator for Florida
"For now, as frustrating as it might be, smugglers are winning. Winning bigger, in fact, and to the migrants’ expenses."
University of Cambridge
"‘We must not turn away from #Rohingya refugees’"
Actress, director and campaigner
Muslims from around the world have been celebrating the feast of the sacrifice, or Eid al-Adha.
Peshmerga troops round up fleeing ISIL fighters after Tal Afar but hundreds mount defence nearby
The Iraqi army enters the centre of Tal Afar, ISIL's last major urban centre in Iraq.
The quick collapse of Islamic State in Tal Afar confirms Iraqi military reports that the militants lack command and control structures in the areas west of Mosul
A month after liberating Mosul from Islamic State, Iraqi government forces have broken through the militant's lines inside Tal Afar reaching the old city centre and the neighbourhood around the Ottoman-era citadel,
Self-styled Islamic State is under attack on two fronts as the collapse of its so-called caliphate continues.
In Iraq security forces have begun an
Iraqi security forces launched a U.S.-backed offensive to take back the city of Tal Afar, in the campaign to defeat Islamic State militants.
A new life lies ahead after an emotional meeting at Winnipeg airport
Iran and Turkey are again voicing their opposition to a planned referendum on Iraqi Kurdish independence.
The town is the next big target for Iraqi forces after last month's recapture of Mosul
Hundreds of Iraqi's flee the city of Tal Afar over fears it will be the next battleground in the fight against so-called Islamic State
Journalists covering the recapture of Raqqa from ISIL forces in Syria have been injured in a car bomb attack.
When all that's left is rubble: Iraqi families displaced by months of fighting between government forces and Islamic State group militants are returning to Mosul to find their homes destroyed.
Security forces battle gunmen in Afghan capital, Kabul after suicide bomb attack at the Iraqi embassy
Women can now be seen wearing bright clothes without face veils in post Islamic State Mosul since restrictions on them were lifted.
The EU Commission suggests a new rule to stop trafficking of ‘antiquities’ – cultural artefacts- from both inside and outside the bloc.
Four women including a 16-year old girl, captured in the Iraqi city of Mosul have been confirmed as German nationals
Residents return to West Mosul to find nothing
Mosul needs an urgent rebuilding plan
The gigantic moon rises over the Pantheon; people practise standup paddleboard yoga in Croatia; a wild cow leaps over revellers in Pamplona; British