"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."
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Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel was addressing an audience in the town of Namur on Monday, December 22, when a group of protesters pelted him
Tens of thousands of trade unionists have staged a general strike across Belgium on Thursday.
The protest, which turned violent in Brussels, formed
After five months of talks, a new centre-right Belgian government has been sworn in.
At the age of 38 francophone Charles Michel is the country’s
Belgium is at last about to have a government ending nearly five months without one since the May 25 elections.
Four centre-right parties agreed on
Belgium’s Prime Minister Elio Di Rupo has handed his government’s resignation to the King.
It comes after this weekend’s general election which saw
Tributes are being paid to former Belgian Prime Minister Jean-Luc Dehaene, a key figure in European politics throughout the 1990s, who has died at
Johan Van Operveldt is the head of list of the flemish party N-VA in Belgium, for the european elections. A renown economist, he gives us his views
For the first time in the European elections political groups have put forward candidates for the presidency of the European Commission. The choice
Emotive, controversial and supported by the majority of people in Belgium. A debate on changing the law to allow euthanasia for minors has deeply
Belgium is preparing to crown a new king, as Albert II abdicates and hands over the royal reigns to his eldest son, Prince Philippe.
On the eve of
Final preparations are underway in Belgium for Sunday’s abdication of King Albert II.
After 20 years on the throne, he is handing over the royal
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In this edition of Europe Weekly, euronews takes a look at Jean-Claude Juncker’s surprise resignation as prime minister of Luxembourg; Latvia clears
Medical experts gave evidence to the Belgian Senate on Wednesday as the country’s upper house mulls giving children the right to die.
A book about the royal family is causing a stir in Belgium.
Media extracts suggest the book questions the succession and alleges that the marriage
The big local election gains of the Flemish nationalist party on Sunday has once again raised the spectre of a break-up of Belgium.
‘What future for Belgium?’ is the country’s burning question after the Flemish nationalists’ success in Sunday’s local elections.
Bart de Wever’s
If Bart de Wever becomes mayor of Antwerp, it will push the agenda of Flemish independence in Belgium.
As well as losing 60 kilograms on a crash
A local councillor near Brussels has resigned from the Belgian far-right Vlaams Belang party after his name appeared on a list of alleged
In Belgium King Albert II has appointed a new cabinet.
The government will be headed by Socialist leader, Elio Di Rupo, the first native French
Belgium is on the verge of what is hoped will be a new era of stable government after six parties finalised a coalition agreement.
The man set to