"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."
No day goes by without its toll of violence in Iraq. In the last 24 hours alone, several attacks have caused dozens of victims.
In the southern
Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas is to pursue talks with militants who threaten a shaky truce with Israel.
He is scheduled to meet armed factions
It is called “the Davos of security” – Defence ministers, politicians, select business people and strategy experts have been gathering at the annual
The annual Security Conference has got underway amid tight security in the southern German city of Munich.
Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder himself is