"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."
Turkish riot police have used batons and gas to break up a demonstration for women’s rights. They moved in when around 100 leftwing protesters
Syria will begin its troop pullback in Lebanon on Monday, according to authorities in Beirut.
The eyes of the world are watching to see whether
The people of Moldova have been voting to elect a new parliament. The president of the poorest country in Europe was among those casting their
Italy is awarding full honours to the secret service agent killed after helping to free a kidnapped journalist in Iraq. It comes amid widespread
Thousands have taken to the streets of Taipei to express their anger at a new law in Beijing.
The protesters fear it could give their giant
Elvo the Clown is bringing smiles back to the tsunami-hit province of Aceh.
Elvo, alias New Zealander Aaron Ward, arrived in Indonesia over two
It is a sight that Catholics across the world were hoping to see this Sunday. The Pope has greeted the faithful from his hospital window in Rome. His