"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 credit rating downgrade may have caused little surprise in France, but it is adding a little spice to the country’s presidential election, just
French borrowing costs rose, but only slightly when the eurozone’s second-largest economy sold government bonds for the first time this year.
The French president has delivered a major speech on solving the eurozone crisis and boosting growth in France.
Speaking in the southern city of
The first test of investor confidence since combined action by six central banks saw Spain selling nearly four billion euros of bonds.
Moody’s has put France in the economic firing line. The credit rating agency has warned a rise on government debt and weaker growth prospects could
Despite assurances to the contrary from its economy ministry France, it seems, is being steadily drawn into the epicentre of the eurozone debt storm
As Europe’s debt crisis worsens, the question is being asked: could it engulf France, the euro zone’s second largest economy?
Even as Paris rushes
The French government and the European Commission are demanding a full investigation into how the ratings agency Standard and Poor’s mistakenly