"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."
In Spain, a three month amnesty granting foreign workers the chance to legalise their status has drawn to a close amid controversy.
In Moscow, a slightly different interpretation of events sixty years ago has been championed by President Vladimir Putin.
The Soviet Union’s role
Tens of thousands of Germans have taken part in a candlelit vigil against right-wing extremism
The US president is in the Netherlands for a Victory Day ceremony near Maastricht in which he is to pay tribute to the around 8,000 US soldiers who
Spain’s heir to the throne Prince Felipe and his wife Princess Letizia are expecting their first baby. The news comes as the couple prepare to
At a solemn ceremony in the Netherlands, George W Bush has paid tribute to those who died defeating Nazi Germany. Marking the 60th anniversary of the
Russian President Vladimir Putin has sought to rally the leaders of the former Soviet states as Moscow tries to reassert its power in the region