"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."
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A group of Roma have gathered outside the government building in Bucharest to protest against recent Roma expulsions from France.
The future remains uncertain for Roma migrants in France despite government moves to ease restrictions on their access to the job market.
The French government is to make it easier for Roma immigrants to obtain work, without waiting for EU work restrictions to be lifted on people from
The European Commission has warned France that it expects “clear and concrete” measures to be taken to improve the plight of Roma migrants.
The question this week in U-talk is “Why is racism against the Roma still so widespread in Europe?”
The response comes from Jeroen Schokkenbroek
The mayor the Roma have voted as ‘Bulgaria’s friendliest mayor’
Mayor of Kavarna
“When I started my work as a mayor I started to
When putting together a Right On episode for Euronews on the Roma community I actually realised that there is a lot of confusion about exactly who
European governments are under pressure to focus on Roma integration, and Kavarna in Bulgaria is given as one example of where things are