"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
A surge in alcohol-related incidents during the festive period has caused the Network Rail to release a shocking video as a warning.
Azerbaijan, Turkey and Georgia launch their new Silk Road Rail line linking Europe to China.
Watch: Rare abandoned trains from the early 20th century reached their terminus near the Russian village of Shumkovo
Trades unions warn merger of Alstom & Siemens' train businesses is loco & will cost jobs in France & Germany.
A train company in Japan has invited cats on baord to delight passengers but also spread a message about the plight of strays.
Public will soon be able to ride a section a of the century-old 6-mile line which ferried post across the UK capital for close to 90 years.
EU citizens spend most of their holidays in their own country.
A suspected suicide bomber is shot by troops in Brussels Central Station
The man accused of killing two men in Portland, Oregon, as they protected women from anti-Muslim abuse has appeared in court.
As Jeremy Joseph
The Channel Tunnel rail service suffered a 28 million euro operating loss as passenger numbers fell following terror attacks in Paris and Brussels.
There may be little left of this eastern Aleppo railway station, but trains are starting to return to the war-torn city after a break of five years.
A train has derailed shortly after leaving the Belgian city of Leuven, killing at least one person and injuring dozens more.
A Russian power lifter has managed to pull two tram cars full of passengers.
Serbia recalled its train - decked out in nationalist colours - to Belgrade after Kosovo police blocked its entry into the country.
Serbian authorities have sent a promotional train to north Kosovo for the first time in 18 years, a move deemed a 'serious provocation' by Pristina.
A packed commuter train allegedly hit the bumpers in Brooklyn's Atlantic Terminal during rush hour on Wednesday morning.
The presidents of Turkmenistan and Afghanistan on Monday officially opened a new railroad that will link the oil-rich former Soviet republic with Afghanistan.
The French government has moved to preserve Alstom jobs by ordering 21 high speed trains even without high speed lines for them to run on.
A train crash near Montpellier in southern France has left eight people seriously injured and around 50 slightly hurt or suffering from shock.
Eight people have been seriously injured and around 50 slightly hurt after a train hit a fallen tree near Montpellier in southern France.