"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."
Despite slowing Chinese growth HSBC still sees it as a solid bet and will hire a further 1000 staff this year.
The US Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the second time in three months, a move spurred by steady economic growth and strong job gains.
The UK unemployment rate has fallen again, but a record number are on zero-hours contracts, and wage growth was weak even as inflation jumped.
The ECJ ruled that employers are allowed to ban workers from wearing visible religious, political and philosophical symbols in the workplace.
US employers added 235,000 workers in February and wages picked up, giving the Federal Reserve the rational to start raising interest rates again soon
Customer support for Starbucks has waned in recent weeks as customers negatively react to the coffee giant's promise to hire thousands of refugees
Did he misuse public funds?
PSA Peugeot Citroen head Carlos Tavares has reassured politicians and union leaders in the UK about GM's Europe's Vauxhall plants re takeover plans.
A report PSA would continue operating all Opel's German production sites if it buys Opel-Vauxhall has UK union officials worried.
Online retailer Amazon has said it will create more than 5,000 jobs in Britain this year, part of 15,000 in various European countries.
The employment rate in Britain hit a new all-time high in the three months to December, but wage growth slowed.
Credit Suisse says its 2016 losses were 2.44 billion Swiss francs, it plans to cut up to 6,500 more jobs this year.
Uncertainty is the new normal for us all.
European commissioner for regional affairs explains how a large chunk of the EU budget that is used for grant funding in EU member states can be used with investment plan funds toward creating growth
Will ESI Funds being used with EFSI, mean less money for European Programs that depend on it? Maybe not.
Employers added 227,000 jobs in the United States in January. Japan reportedly has a plan to add 700,000 jobs there.
Trump has met the heads of GM, Ford and Fiat Chrysler pushing them to make more vehicles in the United States and create more American jobs.
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US employment increased less than expected in December but there was a rebound in wages, pointing to sustained labour market and economic growth.
By Sean Welsh, researcher in robot ethics at the University of Canterbury, New Zealand Robots will replace many humans: perhaps most humans in the workplace.