"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."
The European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker sought to rally the EU, shaken by Britain’s decision to exit the bloc, in his annual policy address.
In his annual policy address, the European Commission President said he regrets Britain's decision to leave the EU but respects it and called for Europe to work together to solve its multiple challeng
Follow the annual agenda-setting speech of the European Commission president on Euronews.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
EU Ombudsman Emily O’Reilly has demanded that the European Commission (EC) clarify its position over the recent appointment of former EC president Jose Manuel Barroso as chairman and adviser to Goldma
More than 5,800 people have signed a petition calling for EU chiefs to act over a controversy involving José Manuel Barroso.
Former French EU commissioner Michel Barnier has been appointed as the EU's main negotiator for the UK's exit of the bloc. He will take up his new position in October.
Stricter rules and independent regulation should be introduced to avoid senior EU staff becoming too close to big business, it’s been claimed.
The EU is to investigate Poland’s new media laws, which have been branded as a clampdown on the freedom of the press. The country’s new conservative
From the Greek debt crisis to the dramatic influx of refugees and migrants, from security and agricultural concerns to the prospect of a UK exit, the
The European Commission has been forced to deny rumours that its president, Jean-Claude Juncker, is unwell and often absent from work.
Greek Finance Minister Vanis Varoufakis has been told to stop wasting time in negotiating reforms with his country’s international creditors. That
The European Commissions plan to reduce air pollution has been ditched, along with a host of other new measures. The reason given, national heads of
The European Commission says it will improve transparency by publishing records of all meetings between senior officials and lobbyists.
Despite all the makings of a global scandal Luxembourg is keeping its cool.
Nicolas Mackel, the top finance official for the rich tiny EU founding
Luxembourg has fought back against suggestions of wrongdoing after a report detailed hundreds of secret tax deals struck by multinationals
Leaked documents have landed Luxembourg in hot water over claims of tax avoidance on an industrial scale.
Reporters claim that more than 300
state of the union
It was a week brimming with news, which began with Jean-Claude Juncker’s Commission getting the seal of approval from the European Parliament.
state of the union
In this edition of Europe Weekly; parliamentarians raise questions about the suitability of some of the candidates who want to serve in the next
Incoming European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker has picked who he wants to be on his team for the next five years.
But he doesn’t get