"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."
Switching from meat to plant-based proteins could help meet rising food demand while protecting the planet and human health, according to the EU-funded 'PROTEIN2FOOD' project.
Vegetable proteins can be an alternative to meat in diets Today’s intensive meat production is polluting the environment Plants like quinoa and amaranth offer similar nutritional values FAO predicts
Online retailer could make high-end grocer into mass market merchant
The ongoing debate over the safety of glyphosate is becoming a thorn in the side of the European Food Safety Agency.
‘How can we be eating lobster, when only 200 kilometres away, in the last 48 hours, 100 people died of starvation?’.
It is a meal with a difference in Japan as interactive virtual art is added to the menu.
A restaurant in Tokyo is offering a 12-course fusion meal
Cooking expert Nuria Farregut shares her insider's knowledge on Catalan delicacies and best Spanish tables.
A tongue-in-cheek advert from Burger King has ruffled royal feathers in Belgium.
The publicity video asks Belgians to choose between the real-life
Canadian liquor authorities are recalling bottles of Bombay Sapphire after it was revealed they contained nearly double the amount of alcohol.
Every April 30, thousands of people gather in parks and other open spaces across Sweden to celebrate Walpurgis Night, or Valborg, the day that marks official arrival of…
Yalla Trappan, a Swedish social enterprise that combines work, inclusion and women’s empowerment started with just six women when it was founded seven years ago.
Fraud in the food market has been the target of a massive global operation, with the seizure of 230 million euros worth of fake food and drinks.
As the economic and political turmoil deepens in Venezuela, more and more people are fleeing the country and heading to Brazil.
A packet of McDonald’s Szechuan dipping sauce from 1998 sold in an online auction after a $14,700 USD bid.
400 people took part in the annual egg rolling competition at Devil’s Dyke in the UK on Monday (17 April).
From Italy to Slovenia, European bioplastics research is booming and blooming.
This flower pot is made with a new bioplastic Instead of oil, it is made with waste from the legume industry Vegetal proteins and fibers are extracted and mixed with biopolymer This eco-friendly mater
Less wine was produced around the world last year the International Organisation of Vine and Wine says, but the value of sales rose.
FC Barçelona’s epic comeback against Paris Saint Germain in European football’s Champions League last March is among the inspiration for ‘Mona de Pascua’ or Easter cake in one of Barcelona’s most embl
This week we finish our latest series of Postcards by enjoying a traditional Uzbek dinner, with a visit to a top restaurant.