"The compact largely ignores refugees’ labour rights. The omission risks turning refugees into cheap and unprotected labour for private enterprises and large transnational corporations."Behzad Yaghmaian
Professor of political economy, Ramapo College of New Jersey
"It should become clear to all that the continuing, systemic and vicious attacks on Polish courts and their judges are bound to produce consequences beyond Polish borders and constitute a clear and present danger to the EU legal system as a whole. This is no time for further dialogue or half measures."Laurent Pech / Patryk Wachowiec
Laurent Pech is Professor of European Law, Patryk Wachowiec is Legal Analyst
"I do believe the solution to kids' obsessions with their phones starts with a look in the mirror. The problem is you and your addiction to your phone; it's not your kid. Your kid is simply doing what he or she has seen you do."Jamie Lee Curtis
Award-winning actress, author of 12 best-selling children's books
"I don't see how Trump could achieve the kind of autocratic takeover Orbán achieved in Hungary so long as democracy remains vibrant - and the opposition continues to control government - in many powerful states in the Union (such as California and New York)."R. Daniel Kelemen
Professor of Political Science and Law, and Jean Monnet Chair in European Union Politics, Rutgers University, USA
"A rational and seemingly well-intentioned readiness towards dialogue with the Kremlin resulted in irrationally demeaning us all."Danylo Lubkivsky
Former Deputy Foreign Minister of Ukraine
"Every trivialisation strengthens the far right, as experience shows."Caro Keller
Anti-fascist collective NSU Watch
"“You ask me when and why I decided to leave, but, in fact, I did not have any choice.""Somali man, age 24
Mercy Corps study interviewee
"Viktor Orbán is leading Hungary away from the rule of law, from our fundamental rights, from EU solidarity, from the EU project. He is using public funds to wage a massive propaganda campaign against the European Union, against free movement and against the rule of law."Viviane Reding
Former Vice-President of the European Commision, responsible for Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship
At least 20 people have died after a boat carrying over a hundred passengers capsized near the island of Phuket in Thailand on Thursday
Will the boys have to learn how to dive or wait until water levels subside in order to exit the cave they've been trapped in for the last 10 days?
German police say a 90 year old man lost control of his car and ran head on into the vehicle in the Black Forest region
Man took picture of himself as paramedics treated injured woman behind him.
At least 48 migrants died and 67 others were rescued when their boat sank off Tunisia’s coast, the government says.
A hotel's valet parking service comes a cropper as an inexplicable power surge leaves a sports car wedged underneath an SUV.
“There was no warning sign. Suddenly, the windshield just cracked and made a loud bang. The next thing I know, my co-pilot had been sucked halfway out of the window."
A truck has overturned on a Polish highway, spilling tons of liquid chocolate that solidified into a huge sticky mess.
Polish drivers were left in a sticky situation after a lorry overturned and spilled its cargo of milk chocolate.
The accident happened where two flows of the river converge causing a powerful current
While hurtling 32,000 feet over Philadelphia, one of the Boeing’s twin engines exploded, releasing shrapnel that peppered the fuselage.
Explosive experts bring silo down... in the wrong direction
The demolition of a silo backfired in Denmark when the structure fell the wrong way, smashing into a nearby cultural centre.
Tributes have been paid to the 15 killed in Friday’s collision in Saskatchewan that decimated the Humboldt Broncos junior ice hockey team.
The squirrel, called Karamel, was caught in a wild animal trap in the southeastern Turkish city of Batman
One elephant has been killed and two others injured after a truck transporting them crashed on a motorway in south-eastern Spain.
Authorities in Pakistan's southern port of Karachi have launched an effort to retrieve 21 containers knocked overboard after a ship moving into its berth brushed against a stationary vessel
The ride-hailing company has paused operations and tests in the US and Canada after a woman was killed by a self-driving car.
Chairlift speeds backwards after malfunction as staff and tourists look on helpless.
Skiers at Gudauri ski resort in Georgia were forced to throw themselves off a broken ski lift as chairs crashed into each other at the bottom of a slope.