"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."
Eurozone finance ministers say Greece will be able to receive 2.
The International Monetary Fund has expressed concern that public and private debt reached 225 five percent of the world's economic output last year.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a daily show with all the stories making waves across Europe.
Eurozone finance ministers have agreed to offer Greece debt relief in 2018.
With Greece fast running out of money and loan repayment deadlines looming, the parliament is heading towards another austerity vote - a major test for Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras.
After two day’s of debate in Greece’s parliament, MPs voted on Sunday evening to pass a controversial austerity package. The reforms, which will see
Masked protesters clashed with riot police in Athens, ahead of a vote on a unpopular reform package to secure much-needed bailout funds.
Talks between Greece and its international lenders on a crucial bailout review have been suspended until next Monday. The main sticking point appears
After a drawn-out debate, Argentina’s Senate approved a deal that should put an end to a 14-year-old dispute with U.S. creditors over the nation’s
Argentina agrees in principle to a deal with US hedge funds ending a 15-year-old dispute over repayment of billions of dollars worth of bonds.
With his country mired in an economic crisis because of very low oil prices Venezuela's President Nicolás Maduro has devalued the currency and massively raised heavily subsidised fuel prices.
The European Commission’s handling of some bailouts for crisis-hit countries was “generally weak” and inconsistent, according to a new report
Ukraine says it will not repay the $3bn debt owned by Russia due this weekend. Kyiv claims Moscow has refused to discuss restructuring proposals
The Greek parliament has narrowly approved a 2016 budget which includes sharp cuts in spending and some tax increases. The measures were conditions
Portugal’s caretaker prime minister says he expects the president to give the go-ahead to his centre-right coalition to form a new government. P
Debt sustainability has become a critical issue for both governments and international investors during the past half-decade of financial crisis. As
The new Greek caretaker government has been sworn in as the country prepares for early elections next month: the third time it has gone to the polls
Russia has refused to accept the same terms as Ukraine’s private sector creditors who have agreed to write down a chunk of the government’s
After five months of talks with creditors Ukraine has agreed to a debt restructuring deal as it attempts to get the war-torn economy back on track
Greece’s debt has been a concern for the European Union since 2009. Little by little, attention was drawn away from the first countries within the