"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."
France has won the right to host an experimental nuclear fusion reactor that proponents say could provide an unlimited source of cheap, clean
A sex tourism scandal has erupted in Morocco over a Belgian who allegedly exploited young women and girls – posting their pictures on the internet
The Socialists’ victory in an election in Spain’s Galicia region has brought the curtain down on the last political survivor of General Franco’s
A massive fleet has moved on Portsmouth, but the southern English city is not under threat. The ships from 36 nations have gathered there to join in
France has won the right to host the international experimental nuclear reactor beating off competition from Japan.
Ministers from the partner
A man who had gone on the rampage in northern Italy killing three people has been arrested.
It is thought Angelo Sacco who is in his fifties
British, US and Iraqi officials have been in talks with insurgent groups in Iraq to try to bring them into the political process.
The British Prime
The Israeli prime minister has lashed out at what he described as the “wild behaviour” of ultranationlist Jews who are trying to stop the pullout
Italy’s introduced emergency procedures to protect the frail and elderly from a heatwave that has been linked to dozens of deaths.
Spain’s Socialist party has claimed a narrow victory in the northwestern Galicia region.
With all domestic and postal votes counted, the result
Tens of thousands of people have been demonstrating throughout Israel in the widest protest so far against the Gaza pullout plan.
Ships from 40 nations have taken part in a review by Queen Elizabeth II to mark the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar. The 174 naval and
On the first anniversary of the US transfer of sovereignty to Iraqis, a protest has been held by those who feel the new administration has let them
Italian Economy Minister Domenico Siniscalco says he is confident that the European Commission will give Italy until 2007 to get its deficit back
Remember Poland’s solidarity movement? It is doing it again, presenting Piotr the plumber. The tourism authorities in Poland are appealing to the