"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."
One week after the tsunami struck southern Asia, many nations are struggling to cope with the sheer enormity of the disaster.
While some tourists
The amount of aid being pledged to the disaster-struck regions of Asia has climbed to a new high.
The United Nations says nearly one and a half
It is decision time in Croatia as the nation votes today for a new president.
Opinions polls show the man currently in the job, Stjepan Mesic, is
Stipe Mesic is set for a second mandate as Croatian president, according to the first exit polls after Sunday’s election in the Balkan nation
One week after the tsunami waves swept over Indonesia’s Aceh province aid is slowly filtering through to wrecked towns and villages. As the relief
Croatians have gone to the polls to pick their next president – the person who will help steer the Balkan nation towards entry to the European Union
Heavy rains and flash floods have dealt a blow to the relief operation exactly one week after Asia’s tsunami disaster. Flooding along Sri-Lanka’s
A nightmarish landscape of sludge, flattened homes and tangled corpses.
That is all that is left of Banda Aceh – the provincial capital of a region