"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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Theresa May’s offer on protecting the rights of EU nationals needs “more ambition” and “clarity, the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said on Monday.
'Settled status' post-Brexit rights published
Theresa May and DUP leader Arlene Foster presided at the signing of a deal at Downing Street on Monday
Ministers are denying EU nationals will become second-class citizens.
It’s rare that France and their neighbours over the English Channel both have elections in the same month.
France’s planned parliamentary poll
At a meeting of EU leaders in Brussels, the prime minister's first priority is proposing a citizenship proposal for EU nationals in Britain.
UK Prime Minister says those who have been living in Britain for five years will have access to the same rights as UK nationals, but wants the same deal for British expats.
EU citizens who have lived in the UK for five years could be given a special immigration status, Prime Minister Theresa May has said.
But EU officials remain optimistic with Macron arrival to the EU stage
Fire fears after UK councils estimate 600 towers have flammable cladding similar to Grenfell Tower
Prime Minister Theresa May will outline on Thursday her approach to the “hugely important issue” of reassuring EU expatriates about their futures in
The first funeral of a Grenfell fire victim has taken place. PM Theresa May apologies for "state failures" after blaze
British PM May: 'Hatred and evil will never succeed'
As local residents mourn, questions are being raised about safety regulations and the response of local authorities in the immediate aftermath of the fire.
Protests across capital as recriminations increase over why safety fears were ignored
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In this week’s edition of State of the Union: British Prime Minister Theresa May faces pressure at home and on the continent, amid election chaos and upcoming Brexit talks; Greece strikes financial de
This is the Brief from Brussels, a round-up of the daily stories from Europe’s de-facto political capital.
The death toll in a fire that ripped through a 24-storey block of flats in London rose to 17 on Thursday, with many people still missing and
There is a strong indication the UK Conservatives are confident they have a deal with a party in Northern Ireland to prop up a minority government
Many are thought to be missing after the overnight blaze and police say the death toll will rise further.