"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."
Ministers from seven EU countries have signed a deal to enhance cooperation among their respective police forces.
The accord, which was signed in
A largely disillusioned Lebanese electorate begins voting this weekend in the country’s parliamentary poll – the first in three decades to be held
After months of heated negotiations the Italian government has finally reached a deal with unions over public sector wages.
The accord comes just
Europe’s leaders hold their breath as France votes on the Union’s constitution.
Ballots in this crucial referendum are already being cast in French
But not all industrial action was averted in Italy. More than 200 flights were cancelled and many others delayed when air traffic controllers went
Saudi Arabia’s King Fahd is now said to be in a stable condition after being admitted to hospital suffering from pneumonia.
The King, who is in his