""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."
Police in India have arrested 22 people in connection with last week’s lynching of a rape suspect. The individuals have been charged with
As campaigners mark International Women’s Day, euronews has been discussing violence against women and punishments for perpetrators with Ahmet Caner
Amid a fevered atmosphere over attacks on women, two men suspected of assaulting women have been set upon by crowds in northern India and killed.
Television documentary “India’s daughter” which features an interview with a man convicted of gang-raping and killing a woman in Dehli has been
Boys and girls are not equal. Housework and housekeeping is for girls, not roaming in discos and bars at night
A Japanese student says she was raped by a man claiming to be a tour guide in India, prompting the latest police probe into sexual assaults in the
Five men have been arrested in India in connection with the kidnap and gang rape of a Japanese woman. The assaults took place over one month, before
New figures released by police show the number of rapes reported has increased by nearly a third in Delhi, two years on from the fatal gang rape of a
Dozens of people gathered in the Indian capital New Delhi on Tuesday to condemn violence against women on the second anniversary of the brutal gang
India has temporarily shut down all unregistered taxi operations after the alleged rape of a female passenger.
Home Minister Rajnath Sing took the
There have been angry scenes outside a court in Delhi as crowds tried to attack a taxi driver accused of rape by a female passenger in a case that
Students in Delhi angry about an increase in sexual violence against women have clashed with police outside their headquarters. Meanwhile a taxi
US TV network NBC has cancelled a proposed project with actor and comedian Bill Cosby amid a flurry of accusations on social media saying that he has
A Indian girl who was humiliated by village elders for complaining that her father had been poorly treated has been found dead near a railway track
A senior government minister whose remarks about a Delhi gang rape sparked outrage in India has sought to clarify his position.
Arun Jaitley, the
A regional politician in India has claimed rape is a social crime that is “sometimes right, sometimes wrong”.
Babulal Gaur’s comments come amid a
The owner and manager of a children’s boarding school in western India have been arrested after five minors said they were raped, forced to watch
Three men were sentenced to death on Friday for two gang-rapes last year in Mumbai, including an attack on a photojournalist that sparked protests in
Four men have been found guilty of the gang-rape of a photojournalist in Mumbai – the latest sexual violence scandal to hit India.
The woman was
Four men convicted of gang-raping and murdering a 23-year-old woman on a bus in New Delhi in December 2012 will be executed in spite of their