"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."
Iraq’s parliament has given negotiators an extra seven days to complete a draft constitution after weeks of intensive talks failed to bridge
A reportedly long and violent earthquake has struck Sendai in northern Japan, shaking buildings in faraway Tokyo. Many people were reportedly been
At midnight tonight the thousands of Jews still living in the Gaza Strip will either have to leave or be forced out. It is thought thousands of
Treating the forces come to usher the Jewish settlers out of Gaza as brothers, not enemies. And before giving them marching orders police and
In the final run-up to Israel’s midnight deadline for Jews to leave the Gaza Strip, there have been violent scuffles in the occupied territory’s
At least 17 Spanish troops with the NATO-led peacekeeping mission in Afghanistan have been killed in a helicopter crash.
Up to five other soldiers
Brandishing Palestinian national flags and green Hamas flags, thousands of people have marched through the centre of Khan Younis to celebrate
A Colombian plane carrying 161 people- including 153 French passengers and eight Colombian crew- has crashed in Venezuela. There were no survivors
As senior politicians in Baghad and Washington put a brave face on things, Iraqis are asking themselves what kind of a constitution their country