"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."
France's CAC40 underperformed other European indexes on Friday with investors cautious ahead of the first round of the presidential election.
United Airlines may lose hundreds of millions of euros as the airline faces continued backlash after dragging a passenger from an overbooked flight.
Investors in Europe were edgy on Friday following the US air strikes in Syria, but stocks erased most of their initial losses after US officials called the attack a one-off event that would not lead t
Stockmarkets dipped on news of the US airstrikes in Syria, but generally recovered after Washington officials said there would be "no escalation".
Markets show restraint as Brexit comes into being
G20 finance chiefs meeting in Germany on Saturday have failed to renew a pledge to bolster free trade.
Audi premised have been searched by German authorities in connection with the scandal over emissions tests by its parent company Volkswagen.
Zara owner Inditex, the world's biggest clothing retailer, has reported a 10 percent jump in annual net profit.
The global financial crisis that the US housing-market crash triggered in 2008 carried important lessons about how fragile the financial system is in the face of a housing-market collapse. Unfortunately, policymakers have not yet fully applied them.
A merger between the London Stock Exchange and Germany's Deutsche Boerse looks to be heading for collapse over competition issues.
Investor optimism based on President Trump's tax change promises pushed up share prices on Wall Street on Monday. European markets also gained.
By Richard Baldwin, professor of international economics at the Graduate Institute, Geneva
Donald Trump’s ignominious executive order barring entry
President Donald Trump has started the effort to roll back the US laws brought in to regulate banks after the 2008 financial crisis.
The market rally is already running out of steam, and Trump’s honeymoon with investors might be coming to an end. There are several reasons for this.
Nintendo reports first quarterly profit in a year thanks to its growing mobile games division, the focus now is on its upcoming Switch console.
The dollar and shares fell as investors fret over the potential impact of Trump's isolationism on world trade and a lack of clarity on his policies.
Friday was another standout day for Britain's top share index, taking it to an all-time high after its 14th consecutive daily gain.
Peta has become a shareholder of French luxury goods maker LVMH so that it can pressure it to stop selling merchandise made from exotic skins.
The European Central Bank's attempt to be more user friendly via #AskECB on Twitter brought serious questions, but a few pranksters as well.
Qatar and commodities trader Glencore have bought a stake in Russia's giant oil firm Rosneft.