"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."
Battered shares of the scandal-hit German carmaker Volkswagen have continued to rebound following the resignation of the firm’s Chief Executive
Greece’s stock exchange has plunged by nearly 23 percent after opening for the first time in five weeks. It is the market’s biggest fall on record
Shares in Germany’s Deutsche Bank skidded nearly six percent after plans were announced on Monday to cut costs by 3.5 billion euros and sell off its
There is a new sparkle to diamonds the world over. Demand for girl’s best friend rose to a new global high, up 2.9 percent year-on-year to 81.4
Twitter has surpassed Wall Street’s profit and revenue targets boosting shares in one of the world’s top social media services.
Luxury shoemaker Jimmy Choo has stepped out into the London stock market with its shares closely watched on their first day of trading.
Facebook’s big profits from its fast-growing mobile advertising are behind a surge in the share price to record highs.
The social media site’s
It seems one superpower the Russians cannot afford to ignore is the markets, which have reacted badly to the weekend’s events in eastern Ukraine and
It was the week when Microsoft finally named Satya Nadella as chief executive officer to replace Steve Ballmer.
In his first official email to
Samsung has posted its first quarterly profit decline in two years ..
The world’s biggest smartphone maker suffered slowing sales of those
Microsoft made a bigger-than-expected quarterly profit on strong sales of its software and services for businesses, plus a solid holiday season for
Shares in the computer game and console manufacturer, Nintendo plunged as much as 18 percent following a profit warning from the company on
Share in Germany’s biggest bank, Deutsche Bank tumbled after a surprise fourth-quarter loss due to a cluster of issues including restructing, legal
Internet search engine giant Google has reported a rise in profits for the period between July and September. Quarterly revenue was up 23 percent
Hard times in the mining world as Glencore Xstrata announced a $8.1 billion (6.05 billion euros) writedown on the value of assets.
Anglo-Australian mining giant BHP Billiton is reporting a 15 percent drop in half-year profit before one off events, though much of that fall was due
Barclays shares plunged further on Tuesday as it announced plans to raise 5.8 billion pounds (6.7 billion euros) from its shareholders.
The sale of
French food group Danone enjoyed strong second quarter sales in China, with baby milk and nutrition products rising more than forecast
That is due
Austria’s Raiffeisen Bank has posted lower first-quarter profit.
At 157 million euros, it was down 72 percent. However the year earlier number had