"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."
Islamic Jihad has rejected an offer by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to join his government. However Hamas said it was considering the
The capital of Kosovo has been rocked by three loud explosions. The blasts shook Pristina within minutes of each other, targeting an area housing
It took a special occasion and a passionate cause to reunite one of the biggest rock bands of all time. Members of Pink Floyd put aside past
Some 200,000 people have marched through Edinburgh in a bid to make poverty history. Men, women and children from all corners of Europe flocked to
Albanians vote today in a parliamentary poll that will be closely watched outside the Balkan nation’s borders. With the two main parties neck and
Albanians are voting in a closely-fought election that could determine whether the country eventually joins the European Union and NATO. The
Oskar Lafontaine, the long-time face of the German left, has told his newly-formed WASG party it would be beneficial to ally itself with the former
It has been a bridge over deeply troubled waters for years but on Sunday the crossing over the Evros river that separates Greece and Turkey was the
Egypt’s top envoy to Iraq appears to have been kidnapped, possibly in response to reports he was to become the first full-ranking Arab ambassador to
The summit between the leaders of Russia, France and Germany in Kaliningrad has ended with agreement on a number of issues, but two notable
The latest stage of NASA’s Deep Impact project has gone like clockwork with the reported successful separation of the Impactor probe from its mother
Russia’s President Putin meets Germany’s Gerhard Schroeder and French President Jacques Chirac today in Kaliningrad, as part of that city’s 750th
Egyptian diplomatic sources say Cairo’s ambassador in Iraq has been kidnapped. However the report has yet to be confirmed by Egypt’s Foreign
Arab media reports a senior al-Qaeda operative in Saudi Arabia has been killed in a gunbattle in the capital Riyadh. Moroccan-born Younis-Mohammed