"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."
Divisions over gay clergy have deepened in the Anglican Church. The ordination of
A suicide bombing in Israel has killed at least four people and injured dozens of others. The attacker struck as Friday night
The Middle East peace process has been thrown into the balance by the bloodshed of Tel Aviv and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is now being
An official from the Palestinian militant group Islamic Jihad has claimed responsibility for Friday night’s attack at a Tel Aviv nightclub.
Germany’s Foreign Minister Joschka Fischer has admitted – for the first time – his mistakes in a scandal over travel visas.
He is accused of
Europe appears to be one of the main themes at this year’s agricultural exhibition in Paris where products and livestock from 30 countries are on
For the first time in his papacy, John Paul II has handed the reading of Sunday’s traditional Angelus prayers to an aide.
While a blessing is
Spanish airline Iberia is to order up to 79 planes from European manufacturer Airbus.
It is a setback for US rival Boeing, who fought hard for the
The death sentence given to an al Qaeda militant for his part in the 2000 bombing of the US destroyer Cole has been upheld by an appeals court in
Togo’s leader Faure Gnassingbe has bowed to massive international pressure and resigned as president.
But he vowed to stand in upcoming elections
It appears that the peace process between Israel and the Palestinians has been shaken by last night’s suicide bombing in Tel Aviv but not
The Pope will apparently follow the traditional Sunday Angelus prayer from his room at Rome’s Gemelli hospital, where he is recovering from a throat