"If the bill on Supreme Court is passed, the coffin called rule of law will be shut definitely"
Ex-head, Poland's Constitutional Tribunal
""In the book of life every page has two sides: we human beings fill the upper side with our plans, hopes and wishes, but providence writes on the other side, and what it ordains is seldom our goal." Nizami Ganjavi"
"We laugh with Ariodante, we suffer, we cry with Ariodante."
"You have to become Superman, in the sense that you have to fly, literally."
"My parents got me out of bed in the middle of night to go and watch the landing"
Franck de Winne
Head of the European Astronaut Centre
"Our discovery reveals how small stars can be."
Master's Student, University of Cambridge
"MEPs don’t feel that they are doing anything which their constituents would care about."
Ex-UK parliament administrator
"All of us [...] must make sure that the local people are aware of [...] the partnership with the Chinese and they must benefit from every inch of what the Chinese people are bringing."
A plan by the Russian authorities to sell a key part of the oil giant Yukos is expected to bring uncertainty to the investment climate in the
VolksWagen German-owned no more? Europe’s largest carmaker could become a target for hostile takeover if a European Commission lawsuit succeeds
The outgoing transport commissioner Loyola de Palacio has relaunched a proposal for the liberalisation of Europe’s port services.
KarstadtQuelle and its union made no progress towards agreeing on labour cost cuts of 500 million Euros, something the ailing retailer needs to help
The leaders of the European Parliament’s political groups have not reached a common position on what to do about Italy’s candidate for EU justice and
The cost of oil fell from record peaks as there were signs that high prices might finally be starting to dampen demand. The price of Brent crude