"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."
Moldova’s ruling Communist party has almost certainly won yesterday’s parliamentary election. Exit polls put the pro European party, headed by
The Italian secret service agent, who secured the release of kidnapped journalist Giuliana Sgrena, and then lost his life is buried today. Nicola
Turkey must do more to put promised improvements of human rights into practice before membership talks with the European Union begin this year
The Israelis and Palestinians have resumed their dialogue, with security at the top of the agenda. Israel’s Defence Minister will be meeting the
The traditional Franco-German twin engine of European integration is tugging hard for new rules on how all the members manage their budgets.
A cosmetic exercise or the start of a total pullout? That was the question being asked as two presidents met to discuss details of Syria’s troop
Tributes have been paid at a state funeral for the Italian secret agent who died in Iraq while saving a freed journalist. Nicola Calipari was killed
Moldova’s ruling Communist party looks set to return to power after Sunday’s parliamentary election. The pro-European party, headed by President