"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
Little Trishna Shakya will live in Kathmandu's temple palace until puberty hits and it's time to retire.
Thousands of people wore their finest clothes on Sunday (September 17) for the annual Oktoberfest costume parade in Munich.
Always held on the
Hundreds of participants threw rags drenched in gasoline at each other at the yearly event.
Crowds of passengers climbed onto overcrowded trains in Dhaka as millions in the Bangladeshi capital return to their hometown in the lead-up to Eid al-Adha.
Over 20,000 people were left drenched in red pulp after throwing 160 tonnes of over-ripe tomatoes at each other in an epic food fight known as 'La Tomatina'.
40 years since the king of rock's death, here are some key figures that outline his career and legacy.
To get the full 360º picture of the San Fermin festival you have to look beyond its iconic bull runs.
Spectators enjoy a parade of colourful floats at the annual Gion Festival in Japan's ancient capital of Kyoto.
Eight people were taken to hospital after being injured in a bull run in Spain.
Two runners were gored and six others had to be treated for
"Long live San Fermin!" yelled a young woman from the balcony of the Pamplona Town Hall
On the fourth of July, the US celebrates Independence Day, just as many other countries do their own national days – with fireworks.
But the US is
Washington's Burger eating champion retains her title
Iraq has high hopes ahead of Eid al-Fitr, but in Philippines Muslim festival is sombre affair this year
Bonfires have been lit along the coast of Denmark to mark Midsummer, a festival that originates in pagan and Viking traditions.
Skagen sees one of
The San Juan suburb has been celebrating its annual Water Festival in honour of St John the Baptist
In Peru, chanting shamans dance around pictures of Donald Trump and Kim Jon-un to call for world peace.
Ramadan, Islam's holy month, is celebrated according to the lunar calendar. While traditions have remained largely unchanged, the advent of social media has helped spread the word about the period. Bu
The ritual form of worship involves traditions that some say date back as far as neolithic times.
A dozen people climbed a bun-covered tower in a contest to celebrate a Hong Kong festival.
May 4th is a special day for fans of the Star Wars hexalogy. The date has been chosen by fans around the world to correspond to the Jedi motto “May