"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."
Newly-appointed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has decided to integrate a high-profile militant group into his security services.
Gerhard Schroeder has fired an opening salvo in the debate over reform of the Eurozone’s Growth and Stability Pact, calling for rules to be relaxed
Violence is threatening to push Israelis and Palestinians beyond the scope of renewed peace hopes. An Israeli strike on the Khan Younis refugee camp
Croatia’s pro-Western president has won a second term in an election run-off. Stjepan Mesic scored an easy victory in the second and final round of
The prime ministers of Sweden, Norway and Finland expressed their condolences to the King of Thailand over the Tsunami disaster. In their visit to
An estimated one million Iraqis around the world have begun registering to vote for elections in Iraq on the 30th of January. Registration began in
Trains have come to a halt across Italy, with rail workers on strike demanding better safety measures after a fatal crash earlier this month. The
Berlin and Brussels have let it be known they share similiar attitudes on the EU’s Stability Pact, as finance ministers entered talks meant to refine
The Palestinian government has ordered its security forces to prevent attacks against Israel. It has also ordered an investigation into a shooting at
Everything about the Airbus A380 being unveiled Tuesday in Toulouse is supersize – not just its 840 passenger capacity … but also the site where it