"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."
With just a week to go before Israel begins forcibly evacuating settlers from Gaza, the nation’s president has asked for their forgiveness. Amid
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The former paramilitary Serb leader arrested in Argentina has accepted extradition to the UN War Crimes Tribunal in The Hague.
Milan Lukic was
Only hours after the successful return of the space shuttle Discovery, Nasa has had to delay one of its other space projects.
Wednesday’s launch of
Iraq has suffered another day of bloodshed, with dozens more dead in the continuing battle by Sunni Arab insurgents against the US-backed
Iran has said it wants to continue talks with the Europeans over its nuclear programme even as work to resume uranium conversion continues
A video containing footage of an attack last June on a Chinook helicopter in Afghanistan has been sent to an arabic language TV station.
An outbreak of bird flu in Kazakhstan has been confirmed to be a strain which is potentially deadly for humans. The H5N1 virus has so far killed more
Amid mounting Western fears over Iran’s nuclear ambitions, the Islamic Republic says it is accessing previously sealed parts of its uranium
She is still hotly-tipped to become Germany’s next chancellor, even though a week of mishaps have done nothing for her campaign. But today Angela