"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."
Bernd Lucke is the man who has upset the German political landscape in Sunday’s election. His anti-euro AfD party inched towards the 5 percent mark
Delight spread through the hall and among supporters of the Social Democrats as the exit polls began to tell the story of the unfolding
A bitter blow for Germany’s liberal party the FDP.
Based on exit polls they have failed to reach the five percent needed to get seats in
Angela Merkel’s conservatives look set to fall just short of an historic absolute majority – despite their strongest performance in a German national
Germany’s chancellor, Angela Merkel, has cast her vote in the country’s national elections.
She is widely expected to win a third term, although
Over 61.8 million people are eligible to vote in Germany’s parliamentary elections, with polls stations open until 8pm tonight.
Polls have opened in Germany’s parliamentary elections and will close at 8pm tonight. 62 million people are eligible to vote in the European Union’s
Polls suggest that Germany’s general election will deliver Angela Merkel a third term as Chancellor. But it is not clear who her CDU party may have
Here in Brussels, as in most parts of the European Union, all eyes are on Germany. The federal election campaign has put most big political projects
“Keep calm and vote for the chancellor” is the slogan on some t-shirts at CDU rallies, but it’s been far from calm on the final full day of
Struggling to retain their historic kingmaker and coalition partner role
in this election, the FDP Liberals face polling less than five percent and
With less than two days left before Germany’s general election, Chancellor Angela Merkel called on voters to support her.
In televised comments
As the German election approaches the junior members of Merkel’s centre-right coalition are fighting hard to keep their feet under the top
All the polls ahead of Sunday’s German election suggest a tight result. The latest surveys indicate Merkel’s centre-right coalition and the leftist
The German election comes as growth has returned to Europe’s biggest economy and the DAX stock market index just hit an all time high.
Germany’s election campaigning marathon has entered its final sprint – ahead of the September 22 vote.
A Politbarometer survey by Forschungsgruppe
A new opinion poll in Germany suggests for the first time that an anti-euro party could gain enough share of the vote to enter parliament
What an image for Peer Steinbrueck: raising his left-hand middle finger in Sueddeutsche Zeitung magazine. It is one of a string of gaffes that the
This year is the 50th anniversary of the Franco-German couple, as it is known – with German elections adding a twist. France and Germany decided to
Angela Merkel’s conservatives are still well ahead in the latest opinion polls but her coalition appears increasingly threatened.
A survey by Forsa