"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."
Rome’s Colosseum was lit up last night in celebration at the release of the Italian journalist held hostage in Iraq, Guiliana Sgrena.
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This is a
Saudi Arabia has added its voice to growing demands for Syria to withdraw its troops from Lebanon.
Syrian president Bashar al-Assad flew to the
Brussels has proposed a solution to a language row building up steam in the European institutions.
Recently, the Commission has sought to restrict
US employers added 262,000 workers to their payrolls in February, according to the latest figures from the government’s Labour Department.