"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."
Spain and Morocco are to hold a summit today in the Spanish city of Seville.Top of the agenda is illegal immigration.
Prime Minister Jose Luis
Algerians are overwhelmingly expected to approve a partial amnesty to end an Islamic insurgency which has claimed up to 150,000 lives. Nearly half of
The French Prime Minister has said that after talks with Hewlett-Packard, the company may scale back the number of job cuts it plans to make in
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Thousands of Palestinians have been voting in local elections widely seen as a test of strength for the Hamas Islamic militant group. The third phase
Swedish carmaker Saab has said says it is going to have to recall and repair nearly 300,000 vehicles worldwide because of a potential fault in the
Roberts is the first appointment to the Supreme Court, the country’s highest legal authority, made by George W. Bush, and he will be its youngest
Algerians vote today on a controversial amnesty aimed at ending 13 years of Islamist insurgency that has cost more than 200 thousand lives. It was
Only ten kilometres separate Morocco from Tarifa on the Spanish coast. It is easy to see why the lure of the promised land from the African side
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For the first time in nearly a decade, Spain has sent in soldiers to the Spanish enclaves of Melilla and Ceuta to try to quell a wave of illegal
At Kut, near Iraq’s border with Iran, the bodies of 22 men, all shot dead, lie decomposing in the desert heat. They’ve been here for several days
Up to four people have reportedly been killed during an attempted mass break-inby migrants into the Spanish enclave of Ceuta in North Africa
Algerians have begun voting in a referendum on a partial amnesty to end an Islamic insurgency which has claimed up to 150,000 lives. More than 18
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