"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."
Pierre Salinger, former press secretary to US presidents John F Kennedy and Lyndon Johnson, has died of a heart attack at the age of 79. Salinger
Certain to win the right to stay in power: Belarusian president Aleksander Lukashenko has been voting in a referendum which would allow him to stand
Interior ministers from the five largest European economies are meeting in the Italian city of Florence. The two-day informal talks will focus on a
Arms collection sites in Baghdad’s Sadr city slums have been the target of mortar attack by insurgents in which at least two national guards have
Several hundred employees for the car maker Opel are picketing the company’s Bochum factory in Germany and are threatening industrial action to
Thousands of anti-war protestors have taken to the streets of London calling for an end to what they denounce as the illegal occupation of Iraq by