"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
Paris Air Show
London Heathrow Airport says there are still some disruptions to British Airways flights following a global computer system failure at the
British Airways has resumed flights from Britain’s two biggest airports after a global computer system failure triggered chaos, leaving planes
British Airways has cancelled all flights from Heathrow, Gatwick before 18:00 local time amid a global IT system outage.
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Budget airline easyJet moves to lower operating costs by ordering bigger planes after it posted a wider first-half loss.
Embattled United Airlines embroiled in another controversy over mysterious death of giant rabbit whose owners are seeking damages
The CEO of the Australian airline Qantas attacked with pie during speech
Social media is the new battleground for airlines chasing passengers and Jordan's national carrier is flying higher than most with witty trolling.
Alitalia has been put under special administration by the government after workers voted against job and pay cuts in a rescue plan.
Loss-making Alitalia is asking the Rome government to place it under special administration, leading to it being overhauled, sold off or shut down.
United Airlines and the passenger violently dragged off a plane reach a settlement for an undisclosed sum, as the company seeks to contain the fallout from the incident.
The US government's travel and laptop bans have been a major talking point at this year's Arabian Travel Market.
It is part of an effort to restore the US airline's image after a passenger was forcibly removed from his seat.
Two thirds of Alitalia's workers have voted to reject a management restructuring plan. The loss-making airline is set to run out of cash in weeks.
Alitalia's workers are voting on a make-or-break deal over job and pay cuts. If they reject it, the loss-making Italian airline will run out of money.
Airlines overbook their flights, so what are your rights if you get affected in Europe?
United Airlines assures investors it will rebound from the PR disaster of a passenger being violently dragged from his seat on an overbooked plane.
The 69-year-old who was dragged off a plane in Chicago suffered concussion, a broken nose and lost teeth, according to his lawyer.
United Airlines have been the subject of much public ridicule in recent weeks, now even some competitors are getting in on the action.
Lawyers for Dr. David Dao say he suffered a significant concussion, a broken nose and lost two front teeth when dragged from the overbooked plane.
United Airlines accused of racial discrimination after a doctor of Asian origin is dragged off an overbooked flight.