"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."
The annual Arab League summit is underway in Algiers. As always, talks are expected to a dominated by the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, with a
High on the to-do list at a summit which carries through into this Wednesday was putting the seal on a hard-fought accord relaxing the Stability Pact
The 17th Arab League summit is underway in Algiers, with talks dominated by the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Its members are expected to endorse
The news has sent shockwaves through Britain. Camilla Parker Bowles will automatically become queen if Prince Charles succeeds to the throne.
The palace in Monaco is has broken its 12-day news blackout on the state of health of Prince Rainer III. It has said that he has been moved to
‘Nightmare’ reads a headline in Paris, the main hotbed of opposition to the Bolkestein services directive.
Pressures have been building steadily
A judge in Florida has to decide whether to force doctors to keep brain-dead Terri Schiavo alive. Medics withdrew her feeding tubes after her husband
The 25 leaders are rehabilitating the so-called Lisbon agenda of economic reforms. This was adopted in 2000, with the aim of making Europe the
Swiss International Air Lines has agreed to a takeover by Germany’s. The total purchase price is 310 million euros.
The two companies’ boards said
Kyrgyzstan’s rebellious southern regions are calm, but that could soon change. The country’s authorities have declared a disputed parliamentary