"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."
A German right-wing party is calling on Chancellor Angela Merkel to go, amid criticism of her handling of the migrant crisis. Eurosceptic
He calls himself a “moderate eurosceptic” in Britain and his strategy appears to have paid off. During the European election campaign UK Independence
A longlasting racial conflict appears to be rekindling in Hungary. Hardcore believers in the political far right are assuming a new name. They are
Norwegian prime minister Erna Solberg has unveiled the country’s new coalition government. Her Conservative party did not win enough votes in
Several of Italy’s top politicians have spoken out in support of Italy’s Integration Minister, Cécile Kyenge, who has been the victim of a series of
After a month of in-fighting, the two rivals battling to lead France’s centre-right UMP party have agreed to hold a re-run of the election.
In Paris, attempts by former French Prime Minister Alain Juppé to mediate between the two contenders for the leadership of the centre-right
France’s centre-right opposition is once more in disarray. Former Prime Minister Francois Fillon is contesting the result of the UMP party’s
The bitter battle to lead the French centre-right opposition is descending into open political warfare between Jean-François Copé, who narrowly won
A supporter of former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has been officially elected as the next leader of France’s centre-right opposition party, but
A far-right movement is likely to enter Ukraine’s parliament in the upcoming elections, polls indicate – for the first time.
Yet the “Svoboda”
Greece’s neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party has begun handing out food right next to the parliament building in Athens, but only to Greek citizens.
Some political analysts are concerned by a record low turnout for a legislative election in France at just 57 percent.
Sunday’s first round
France’s Socialist parties took the lead in the first round of legislative elections on Sunday. The bloc of left-wing parties is set to win a
Irritated, Ilias Kasidiaris got up out of his chair and tossed a glass of water over one woman, than he hit another one in the face, three
In the wake of riots triggered by the arrest of a Muslim woman who refused to remove her niqab, right-wingers in Belgium have intervened.
In Greece the political effects of the debt crisis have produced a shift in the entire political landscape. Dominated by two parties for decades, the
Supporters of National Front leader Marine Le Pen used the party’s May Day rally through Paris to bemoan what they peceive as a lack of choice in
Marine Le Pen has accomplished her mission not only to lead France’s Front National or National Front but to wave what detractors call its extremist
After General De Gaulle, Georges Pompidou, Francois Mitterrand, who will be moving into the Elysée Palace after the next French presidential