"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."
Ecuador’s parliament has voted to fire the president as anti-government protests spread beyond the capital. A total of 60 congressmen from the 100
European Commission President Jose Manual Barroso has expressed fears about the slow pace of talks on global free trade.
In a speech to the World
The Iraqi president says his forces have made a grisly find in the River Tigris, south of Baghdad. Jalal Talabani announced the bodies of 50 people
He has resisted pressure to resign all week but today Silvio Berlusconi finally stepped down, bowing to demands from rebel parties within his own
China’s wildfire economic growth is displaying no signs of slowing down.
The latest figures show it was 9.5 per cent bigger at the end of March
US car giant Ford has seen its profits drop almost 40 per cent in the first quarter of the year.
Falling sales in the United States and the
In the newly elected pope’s Bavarian hometown of Marktl, youths from the Catholic Emanuel community chanted outside his birthplace. “We await you in