"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."
It caused shock and some anger in Iraq and elsewhere, now the US says it is to investigate the publication of photos of Saddam Hussein in his
It is almost time to roll up red the carpet. The Cannes film festival has its grand finale this evening with the prize-giving ceremony.
Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero lent his support to the German chancellor, Gerhard Schroeder, as he made a last push for votes in
Making themselves visible in the lead up to crucial referendums on the European constitution.
The yes and no campaigns are in the final sprint
Palestinian militants are reported to have agreed to stop firing mortar shells at Jewish settlements.
The Palestinian Authority says factions
In what has been described as the first of its kind in nearly five decades of communist rule, Cuban dissidents have defied a ban to hold a public
Afghanistan’s president has condemned reports of prisoner abuse at the hands of the US army.
Speaking at a press conference in Kabul Hamid Karzai