"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 count is nearly finished in the Turkish general election, and the results appear to be confirming the pre-vote polls.
The ruling right-of
The most likely results of today’s election in Turkey is a third consecutive term for Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Recent opinion polls before voting began
Voting is underway in Turkey in a general election expected to return the ruling AK party for a third consecutive term.
The country has become an
Who will lead Turkey through the next four years?
The opinion polls say Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan will win a third consecutive term, and
Turkey’s prime minister has turned up the heat on his rivals as campaigning comes to a close ahead of elections on Sunday.
Opinion polls indicate
As the election campaign winds down in Turkey, euronews spoke to some of the main figures involved in Sunday’s historic poll.
The election is not
Sunday’s Turkish election will go a long way towards mapping out the country’s political future. If the ruling AKP party, led by Prime Minister Recep
Recep Tayyip Erdogan first attracted international attention in 2002 when his AK Party swept to power.
Since then he has been the driving force
Turkey will go the polls on Sunday with the ruling AK party hoping to secure a large enough majority so they can change the constitution.
Internet activists Anonymous have attacked several official websites in Turkey on the eve of a general election in protest at what they call
Just days before Turkey’s general election, state websites have come under attack from the Internet vigilante group Anonymous.
It is part of a
This week The Network talks to three newsmakers to explore the issue of Turkey’s accession to the EU.
The contrast between the two sides is
Partly because of its successful management of Turkey’s economy, the ruling AK Party looks set to retain power in Sunday’s elections, but there are
Kurdish nationalists stand a reasonable chance of gaining more representation in Turkey’s parliament at this Sunday’s election — surveys indicate 30
On September 12, 1980 Turkey experienced its third military coup in 20 years.
The previous two, in 1960 and 1971, laid the foundation for a
Turkey having been ruled under constitutions forged in the aftermath of military coups since the 1960’s, Turkey is on the cusp of a new era
Turkey goes to the polls on Sunday in a vote that will not only provide the country with a new government, but also a new constitution.
Turkey is a
The full impact of a sex, lies and videotape scandal that hit Turkish politics just weeks before the June 12 general election remains to be
Turkey’s Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan looks set to win a third term as the country heads towards a June 12 general election.
In power since