""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."
The Brief from Brussels is the daily round-up of all the top stories from across Europe.
Slovakia’s PM Robert Fico is back at work after a heart scare.
Slovak president Andrej Kiska appointed Robert Fico as prime minister on Wednesday
Austria’s Eva-Maria Brem produced a stunning performance to secure a women’s World Cup giant slalom in Slovakia on Monday. The 27-year-old built a
Coalition is on the cards in Slovakia: incumbent Prime Minister Robert Fico labels the general election results 'very complicated.'
Exit polls suggest the leftist Prime Minister Robert Fico has won Slovakia’s election but is likely to lose his parliamentary majority. If the
Slovakia votes in a general election expected to result in a third term for the prime minister, but the loss of the parliamentary majority for his party.
Jaguar Land Rover has reached agreement to set up shop in Slovakia. Its new one-billion pound (1.38 billion euros) factory will be based at Nitra
Slovakia pipped Ukraine to second place in Group C of the Euro 2016 qualifiers after they beat Luxemburg 4-2 on the final day of action whilst their
Peter Sagan is the new men’s world road race champion, the first Slovakian to win the UCI World Championships to add to his four Tour de France
Seven people were killed on Tuesday after two planes carrying parachutists rehearsing for an air show collided in mid-air near the village of Cerveny
The annual global security conference held in the Slovak capital, Bratislava, Globsec, has ended with delegates painting a grim picture of the
A small group of demonstrators gathered outside Slovakia’s presidential palace on Saturday to denounce Moscow’s role in the Ukraine crisis. The
The automatic rifles used in the terrorist attacks in Paris last month may have been decommissioned weapons legally bought in Slovakia and
A gay rights referendum in Slovakia has been ruled invalid after it failed to attract big enough voter turnout. Conservatives were hoping to
The flying car is one of modern man’s wildest dreams. The world is not short of prototypes. One of the latest comes from Slovakia.
In the Slovak city of Prešov a group of young people are insisting on being heard. They have set up an alternative parliament and are mobilising
In ‘Gen Y voices’ we get to know the stars of our recent episodes a little better. Let’s see how these millennials, living and working all over
As they do every year, demonstrators marched against fascism on March 15 in Bratislava, the Slovak capital
“Today, the Nazis in Slovakia and all
“In our school integration and inclusion happen every day. One way is to have Roma language as a working language among children. I think this is the