"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."
It is being described as a major victory for Western efforts to increase thepressure on Iran over its nuclear ambitions.
The UN nuclear watchdog
Thousands of protesters opposed to the US and British presence in Iraq are taking part in marches across Europe.
In London, some 20,000
Hurricane Rita battered low lying areas along the Texas-Louisiana border on Saturday with winds up to two hundred kilometres per hour.
Award winners were announced in San Sebastian on Saturday, as the Spanish city’s fifty third international film festival reached its climax.
Israel has launched deadly airstrikes in Gaza, in response to Palestinian rocket attacks. It is the worst flare-up in violence since Israel pulled
Final preparations are underway as Poland gets ready to vote in Sunday’s parliamentary elections. After four years of corruption and high