"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 police moving people out of two Jewish settlements in the West Bank have not tried long negotiations like they did in Gaza. The security
Thousands of former Gaza settlers gathered in Jerusalem last night in protest against Israel’s disengagement plan.
They sang songs of unity and
Two senior Brazilian diplomats have arrived in London to join the investigation into the shooting by British police of a Brazilian man they allegedly
Iraq’s majority Shi’ites came out on the streets of the Holy city of Najaf, celebrating news that a draft constitution had been submitted to
Firefighters from across Europe are scrambling to battle a series of wildfires raging across Portugal.
At least two helicopters are being sent from
The French luxury shoe industry has suffered a major blow with the bankruptcy of two of the best known names. Managers at Stephan Kélian in Romans
There was little comfort for Germany’s Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder’s in the country’s latest GDP figures, which confirmed that the economy stagnated
Talks between British Airways and its in-flight meals supplier Gate Gourmet are reportedly close to agreement. The caterer has said unless it gets
Forest fires raging across Portugal have claimed more victims, the death toll has now risen to at least 15.
It seems the worst is not over yet, 11
There was rejoicing in the Shi’ite holy city of Najaf as news of an agreement on Iraq’s troubled constitution broke