"Crop View uses Copernicus data to detect differences in vegetation health."
Precision farming, Claas e-services
"The most feminist thing is just being. Just doing what we're doing."
Anna Tara Andrésdóttir
"France is in the process of passing from the eldest daughter of the Catholic Church to the little niece of Islam"
Marion Marechal-Le Pen
"The biggest area where gender inequalities are not decreasing but are increasing, is this unequal division of private time."
Institute on Gender Equality
"Because there's high demand for women in China, people in China will pay border patrol to bring women over"
South Korean pastor
"The smallness of the country makes it easier to mobilise solidarity and cooperation between women."
"We see inequality everywhere. It's in the media, it's in the films we make, it's in every layer. We always have to keep on fighting."
"The school system by keeping silent about gender issues is part of the problem. It is withholding stereotypes and discrimination"
An annual competition for Earnest Hemmingway lookalikes took place in Key West, Florida, on Sunday.
Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo, China’s most prominent dissident, has died aged 61, officials say.
The human rights and democracy activist was
Ali al-Moussawi is a bookworm from Baghdad in Iraq who has turned his love of reading into a career.
Russian Poet Yevtushenko laid to rest in Moscow
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Anti-mafia author and journalist Roberto Saviano explains why he believes the UK is the most corrupt country on earth and why politicians across Europe are not prepared to tackle money laundering and
Tributes are pouring in for the Russian poet who strove to liberate artistic expression from the shackles Soviet politics
Legendary folk-songwriter Bob Dylan has finally accepted his Nobel Prize at a private event in Stockholm
Roberto Saviano continues writing despite death threats after his book on the Camorra. We meet him at the "Italissimo Festival"
Japanese author Haruki Murakami has his fans abuzz with the publication of his first proper novel in four years.
British fantasy writer Philip Pullman, whose 'His Dark Materials' catapulted him to global stardom, returns to the fantasy world with a new trilogy.
Scots celebrate Robert Burns’ birthday every year on January 25.
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A poem handwritten by Jewish schoolgirl Anne Frank has sold for a high price at auction.
After weeks of public speculation, Bob Dylan has confirmed he will not pick up his Nobel Prize for Literature in person.
The French-Moroccan writer has been awarded the top literary award in France, the Prix Goncourt, for "Chanson douce" ("Sweet song").
The funeral of Italian Nobel-winning playwright Dario Fo has been held in Milan Author of ‘‘Accidental Death of an Anarchist’‘ and more than 70 other plays, Fo’s political activities saw him banned f
Bob Dylan has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature for 2016 “for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition”.
Musician Bob Dylan wins the Prize "for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition."
The Nobel prize-winning Italian playwright and actor Dario Fo has died at the age of 90.
Fo, famous for his cutting political satire in plays such
Abkhaz writer Fazil Iskander has died at the age of 87, his family has confirmed.