"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."
With Greece close to bankruptcy, many citizens are sceptical about whether parties that have long dominated domestic politics can turn things
Sworn in at a religious ceremony, Greece’s new prime minister could do with divine intervention as he strives to get the country out of its economic
Greece’s new prime minister says he will do everything he can to get the country out of crisis.
Antonis Samaras, leader of the New Democracy party
Greece’s centre-right New Democracy has just hours to form a coalition government. Political commentators say they expect party leader Antonis
A new government in Greece will mean changed circumstances, and so Brussels has said that Athens and its international lenders will have to
It looks increasingly likely that Greece’s Conservative New Democracy will form a coalition government with the Socialist PASOK party after a
Sources inside Greece’s election winning New Democracy party say they expect third-placed PASOK to agree to form a coalition government later
This lady is not for turning is the warning Angela Merkel has delivered to Greece in the wake of its pro-bailout election vote.
After a nailbiting election, the race to form a new government in Greece has begun. For the winner, New Democracy leader Antonis Samaras, who will
How with the sharpest of eyes and intellect can you start to analyse the Greek elections? Dubbed the financial equivalent of the Cuban missile
A result that will lead Greece back to growth is how some European heads have described the result of the parliamentary elections.
Germany says the terms of Greece’s 130 billion euro bailout should remain non-negotiable.
The comments come after the anti-bailout Syriza party as
Talks are underway to form a coalition government in Greece following Sunday’s forced re-election.
Centre-right party New Democracy failed to grab
European stock markets opened higher on Monday following the results of Greece’s re-run election, which saw pro-bailout parties win a slim
The rise of Alexis Tsipras to political prominence was swift but in Sunday’s election the leader of the Syriza party failed to win a clear mandate
Antonis Samaras is set to become the new prime minister of Greece. The 62-year-old’s New Democracy party achieved the highest percentage of votes in
Greece’s future in the eurozone looks more secure, with parties committed to a bailout set to win a slim parliamentary majority after Sunday’s
People in Greece have been going to the polls again in the full glare of the world’s eyes, amid warnings that the outcome of their general election
Some pollsters believe voters arriving at polling stations such were undecided almost till the last minute.
It is thought that in towns and cities
With polls due to open in less than 24 hours, leftwing Syriza and the conservative New Democracy party are level-pegging in the race to win the