"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."
Striking ferry staff have taken a SNCM ferry from the French port of Marseille and tried to sail it to Bastia .But the French military soon spotted
In what is being termed Europe’s own “Enron scandal”, the trial of the founder of the Italian dairy conglomerate,Parmalat is due to start in Milan
Kazimierz Marcinkiewicz has been nominated as Polands new Prime Minister.
He is from the conservative Law and Justice Party which is to be the
U.S. soldier Lynndie England has been sentenced to three years jail for abusing prisoners at Iraq’s Abu Ghraib prison.
A military prosecutor said
Even on the threshhold of formal discussions on joining together, Europe and Turkey tensions continue. Parliament deputies in Strasbourg have
Germany’s Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder prepares for a second round of talks later today which could put an end to the country’s political limbo
Croatia’s hopes of getting its own EU membership negotiations started hinge on a review of its cooperation with the U.N. war crimes tribunal. Based
It was an unprecedented move in an industrial dispute.
French commandos raided a Corsican ferry that had been commandeered by striking sailors and
Just hours ahead of a summit between Spain and Morocco in Seville, there hasbeen another night of agitation on Spain’s African frontier. For a second
For a second night in a row hundreds of mostly African people desperate to enter the EU have tried to storm the fence around Melilla, one of two
A Corsican ferry that had been occupied by striking sailors is returning to Marseille after French commandos took control of the ship.
One of Europe’s biggest ever financial trials has opened in Milan. 18 people are in the dock in what has become known as the Parmalat scandal
Israel has sharpened its offensive against Palestinian militants with several air raids knocking out electricity around Gaza City.
Offices of a
The European Parliament has approved the opening of EU accession talks with Turkey but only under certain conditions.
Negotiations with Ankara are