"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."
state of the union
Great must see African art in Paris
Equatorial Guinea Vice President Teodorin Obiang stands trial on charges of money-laundering and embezzlement of over €100 million of public funds
There is an urgent call for more aid to help Uganda cope with an influx of refugees fleeing conflict in South Sudan.
It comes at a UN-backed summit
It's the world's biggest exporter of cocoa beans, but if it's to continue growing at such a frenetic pace it will have to diversify.
Central African Republic
Around 50 killed in factional fighting in Central African Republic just 24-hours after peace deal signed
June 20 is World Refugee Day when the United Nations honours “the strength, courage and perseverance of millions of refugees”.
The UN argues that
By Monica Pinna
I’ve worked in the field for around 12 years. I don’t know how many times I have gone around the world. It’s the dream of every
Seeking to shake of its dependence on the petrol economy, Angola is building its way to economic diversification
The EU will spend 3.35 billion euros in an attempt to attract 44 billion of investment in Africa
Germany is calling on Western nations to help Africa tackle the poverty and conflict driving migrants into Europe.
Reports suggest the late Libyan leader's son, who is wanted for crimes against humanity and was said to be Gaddafi's chosen successor, has been freed under amnesty.
The World Health Organization (WHO) appointed the first African to lead the institution on Tuesday.
In this new episode of Focus we’re in Senegal.
European Union foreign ministers meeting in Brussels on Monday are focusing on events in Africa as part of a general discussion this week on the bloc’s defence and security…
Democratic Republic Of Congo
At least one person has died from the Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo according to the World Health Organisation and the country's Health Ministry.
In this edition of Aid Zone, Euronews reports on the victims of drought and famine in Somaliland, and those who are responding to the deadly crisis.
Mercy Gitau, Concern Worldwide Somalia: “What is happening is that most of these families are pastoralists, they have lost most of the animals.
Rescuers picked up 560 migrants from unsafe boats off the coast of Libya on Thursday (May 4), including the body of a young man who the migrants said had been shot by smugglers on the beach for his ba
The FLN lost considerable ground in the election, winning just 164 seats compared to 221 five years ago.
The World Health Organisation has announced live trials of Mosquirix in Ghana, Kenya and Malawi.