"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."
Israeli rightists have been holding another mass rally, this time in Tel Aviv, as the countdown to Monday’s pullout from Gaza continues.
Germany’s conservatives are in trouble again, a month before the country’s general election.
For the second time in a matter of weeks, Bavarian
Chaos and delays continue at Britain’s biggest airport. An unofficial strike at London Heathrow has caused British Airways to cancel all flights
The price of oil has hit its fourth nominal record of the week.
US sweet light crude touched the 66 dollars a barrel mark before slipping back to
Air passengers around the world prevented from going on their way because of British Airways problems are feeling miserable, bored or ignored. It
A British based radical Muslim cleric who made controvercial remarks over the recent bombings in Britian has been detained in Lebanon.
There appears to be an end in sight to the chaos at London’s Heathrow airport. British Airways has confirmed that all of its employees are returning
Commemorations have been held in Russia to mark five years since the Kursk sank with the loss of 118 lives. The nuclear submarine went down in the
A Lebanese prosecutor has ordered the release of the British-based Muslim cleric Omar Bakri Mohammed, 24 hours after he was arrested in Beirut
Celebrating the upcoming Israeli withdrawal from Gaza, thousands of Palestinians have been taking part in a rally organised by the militant group
NASA’s mission to the Red Planet has been launched after a delay of 24 hours due to technical problems. The Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has blasted
Passengers hoping to fly out or into London’s Heathrow Airport are facing another day of serious disruption because of strikes by British Airways
A former German junior defence minister has been jailed for two years after being found guilty of corruption.
Ludwig-Holger Pfahls, 62, was also
Remembrance services are being held across Russia to mark the fifth anniversary of the Kursk submarine disaster.
All 118 sailors died in the
The biggest show of strength yet by Israeli right-wingers opposed to the Gaza pullout…
Organisers say at least 300,000 people packed Rabin Square
Germany’s opposition leader has distanced herself from controversial comments by her chief ally that have hit her election campaign.
Britain has barred the radical Muslim preacher Omar Bakri Mohammed from returning to the country.
The interior ministry said his presence was not