"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 centre-right Popular Party, has stormed to victory at the Spanish parliamentary elections with provisional counts showing them winning a 44.6
An early count based on the official results of 78 percent of polling stations, shows the Popular Party winning with 44 percent of the vote.
Voting stations in Spain have now closed, and exit polls suggest a landslide victory for Popular Party President, Mariano Rajoy.
The poll showed
Mariano Rajoy, the leader of the Popular Party has commented his comfortable victory on the night of the Spanish election.
He began by thanking
The PSOE candidate Alfredo Perez Rubalcaba has made a statement at his party headquarters that he has “clearly lost the election,“ and thanked those
Early reports indicate a decrease in voter turnout at this years Spanish elections.
At 18:00 CET the 57.59 percent of those eligible to vote had
Mariano Rajoy was the candidate who never quit, no matter what remarks were made about his charisma. His perseverance became a trademark, a political
The economic crisis made Spanish reformist prime minister José Luis Rodriguez Zapatero throw in the sponge in September and call autumn elections
It is looking like it will be third time lucky for People’s Party leader Mariano Rajoy.
Having led Spain’s conservatives in two previous failed
Voting is underway in Spain’s general election which is expected to see the country swing towards the centre-right People’s Party.
Final preparations are in place for Spain’s general election. Schools have been turned into polling stations and the ballot papers and boxes have
The two frontrunners in Spain’s election have been walking around Madrid’s parks on the day before voting.
Striding to victory, Mariano Rajoy
On Spain’s last day of campaigning for Sunday’s general election the centre-right Partido Popular was in bouyant mood. That is the result of showing
He is not celebrating just yet. But as campaigning draws to a close ahead of Sunday’s election, Mariano Rajoy looks all but certain to become Spain’s
It’s fair to say the Spanish election race has failed to get hearts racing with excitement. In fact rather than a ‘race’ it resembles a fatigued
Just days before elections in Spain, students and teachers have taken to the streets to make their voices heard.
Scuffles broke out between police
The Spanish region of Catalonia is making huge cuts to the budget of its healthcare system.
Some say that the cuts are necessary, to balance the
Three days before the general election in Spain, students are once again protesting against cuts in education.
For months, Spanish people have
Social welfare is the biggest concern of the Spaniards. The worry likely to be the most decisive in the elections is unemployment. Nearly five
For more about the Spanish welfare state, euronews spoke to Guillem López Casasnovas, an economics professor at Barcelona’s Pompeu Fabra University