"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."
Practically on the eve of this Thursday and Friday’s EU summit, Turkey has said it will withdraw its candidature for membership in the European Union
Warning of sensitive budget conditions in France and Germany, Europe’s Economic and Monetary Affairs Commissioner Joaquin Almunia has suspended
It is going into the record books as the world’s tallest bridge.
Twenty three metres taller than the Eiffel Tower, the Millau Bridge in
Germany’s deposit system for recyclable — versus re-usable — drinks containers has been ruled illegal. Unfair to beverage-makers outside Germany, it
An attempt to re-float diplomatic relations with President Castro’s Cuba will mean fewer cocktail guests at National Day receptions at EU member