"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 big surprise of these elections in Ukraine has been the sudden rise into third place nationally of a local party run by a local
Darth Vader was prevented from voting in Ukraine’s legislatory elections…
The Internet Party’s main candidate, dressed as the legendary Star Wars
Voting in Eastern Ukraine reveals a few more of the divisions in society. The young vote differently to the old, some miss the certainties of the
Western Ukraine’s biggest city Lviv basked in sunshine as voters went to the polls. This is the heartland of nationalism, and turnout should be high
Polls have opened and voting is underway in Ukraine’s first election since former president Victor Yanukovich was ousted by street protests in
On the southern frontline in Mariupol, Ukraine’s major port in the east, the election takes place under separatist and pro-Russian guns dug in just
On Sunday Ukrainians vote in parliamentary elections after a momentous year in which people power ousted a pro-Russian political establishment, and
* Ukraine went to the polls on October 26 in a crunch parliamentary election.
* By 23:30 CET on October 26, the exit polls put the Petro Poroshenko
How will Ukraine’s elections affect its uneasy relationship with Russia?
Many of the MPs who get elected are likely to have strong negative
Visiting troops ahead of Sunday’s parliamentary election, Ukraine’s Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk knows the fight against separatist rebels is not
Russia and Ukraine have failed to conclude a deal on gas prices during talks in Brussels on Tuesday.
They will meet again next Wednesday in the
With pressure mounting to resolve the gas dispute with Russia, Ukraine is preparing itself for a long, cold winter.
The uncertainty about a
A powerful explosion shook the largest rebel-controlled city in eastern Ukraine on Monday October 20, as daily battles continue in the region despite
Germany’s foreign intelligence agency has concluded that Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 was downed in Ukraine by pro-Russian rebels.
The shockwave from a powerful explosion at a Donetsk chemical plant could be felt kilometres away at a press conference held by pro-Russian rebels in
Following the instalment of the provisional government and then the election of a new president, Ukrainians will choose new lawmakers in their
Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko has denounced elections which are due to be held in the east of Ukraine in November by rebels.
Under a new law
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko have made limited progress about resolving a row over Russian gas supplies
The Kremlin said talks between Russia, Ukraine and European leaders were “full of misunderstandings and disagreements.”
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry
After months of intense conflict parts of Donetsk resemble a ghost town. Under heavy bombing, shelling and shooting many have died and many more have