"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."
Long delays at Heathrow Airport are causing concern just three months before London hosts the Olympics.
Passengers arriving from non-EU countries
Personal information about passengers flying on airlines between Europe and the United States will be stored by the US.
The Passenger Name
As well as body scanners, Americans hit with “enhanced” pat downs
Full-body scanners have also been causing a storm in the USA, where hundreds of
Passengers from the stricken cruise ship Costa Allegra have been arriving home at European airports.
In Rome, 36 holidaymakers touched down telling
Spanish airline Spanair has ceased operations after talkover talks with Qatar Airways broke down.
A message greeted callers on Saturday to the
Financial problems have grounded loss-making airline Spanair, for good.
This weekend alone 380 domestic and international flights with the
Financial problems have grounded loss-making Spanish airline Spanair, for good.
All flights with the Barcelona-based firm have been suspended
More than 70 million Europeans travel by coach each year. What legal guarantees of service, similar to those of plane, train and boat passengers, are
A new EU law on coach passengers’ rights will come into effect in 2013. The rules cover all long-distance scheduled passenger services, whether
Spain’s air space is slowly reopening as air traffic controllers return to work after Madrid declared a state of “alert” over their wildcat
Two female air traffic controllers were glad the police were on hand in their hotel, escorting them through the lobby as furious stranded travellers
Mexicana, one of Mexico’s two major airlines is set to cease operations. The country’s transport minister has confirmed most of its planes will stop
With the summer tourism season underway, Brussels has started a campaign using posters in multiple languages, pamphlets and a new Internet site to
A Europe-wide publicity campaign being launched in 23 languages aims to provide passengers easier access to information about their rights when they
Iceland is the latest victim of its own volcanic cloud. A change in wind direction has forced the north Atlantic country to close all main airports
The European agreement on reducing flying shutdowns came after the 27 EU transport ministers and representatives of the air transport industry had
Tired, fed-up and looking for plan B.
It is the same desperate story at airports in the four corners of the world.
Charlie McKinney had no idea
Passengers and Eurostar staff breathed a collective sigh of relief when cross-channel passenger trains finally began running again, after three days
There is light at the end of the Channel Tunnel. Several long, cold days of travel hassle for Eurostar passengers have come to an end.