"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."
The vast majority of Scots have accepted the result of the referendum peacefully, but on the streets of Glasgow, police had to keep rival groups of
Alex Salmond is resigning as leader of his party and as Scotland’s First Minister.
His announcement comes just hours after Scots voted to remain
Salmond has resigned as leader of his party. He will quit as the country’s first minister after Scotland voted to reject independence and stay in the
Scotland’s rejection of independence ended a fraught few weeks for the financial markets with investors spooked by the thought that Britain might
At the foot of Big Ben, next to Westminster, commonly described as the cradle of parliamentary democracy, politicians come and go. We got reactions
state of the union
On this edition of Europe Weekly, we get a Brussels perspective on Scotland’s decision not to break away from the United Kingdom and take a look at
As it became clear that Scotland had voted against independence, the front page of Britain’s Sun newspaper declared “Reunited Kingdom.”
The Scottish referendum saw a surge in support for independence, yet finally this was rejected by voters. How can we interpret this result? We talk
People in Scotland woke up on Friday to find their country still a part of the United Kingdom. The result of the independence referendum came as a
Scotland embarked on the autonomy path with the establishment of its own parliament in 1999.
That followed a public referendum two years earlier
Scotland spurned independence in a historic referendum that threatened to rip the United Kingdom apart, sow financial turmoil and diminish Britain’s
Sarah Chappell, euronews: “For more on this historic vote I’m joined by our correspondent Joanna Gill, who’s in the counting centre in Edinburgh. The
The Scottish Nationalist leader Alex Salmond was greeted with acclaim as he conceded defeat in the Independence referendum, but he was quick to hint
Scotland has voted to reject independence and stay in the United Kingdom.
The final result saw unionists win the historic referendum by a clear
The big guns on both sides of the Scottish independence divide have marked their ballot papers on a historic day for the United
What place for Queen Elizabeth II if Scotland is independent? She was crowned in 1952 as monarch of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern
London-born Alistair Darling, with a law degree from Aberdeen University, first became an MP with the Labour Party in 1987, winning a seat in
Alexander Elliot Anderson Salmond was born on 31 December, 1954 in Linlithgow, near Edinburgh. The Scottish National Party (SNP) leader (since
It’s deadline day for people in Scotland as the nation goes to the polls to vote YES or NO to independence.
There was just one topic on the cover
A new dawn rises on the stunning landscapes of the Scottish Highlands.
It is the first sunrise in a new chapter for Scotland no matter which way