"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 in to UN and US pressure to modify voting rules in a forthcoming referendum on the constitution.
El Salvador is reeling from the double hit of a volcanic eruption and a hurricane.
Rescue workers have been pulling bodies and survivors from the
Talks in Northern Ireland’s peace process resume on Thursday when leaders of the two main parties meet with British Prime Minster Tony Blair.
The hurricane season continues, and this time it is Mexico’s Gulf Coast bearing the brunt. Hurricane Stan has whipped up winds of 128 kilometers per
A Spanish terror suspect transferred from Guantanamo Bay has been sentenced to six years in prison by a Madrid court for belonging to al-Qaeda
Border police are on high alert in Spain’s north African enclave Melilla after some 500 mainly West African migrants charged razor-wire fences along
Germany’s two main parties say there is a good chance of clinching a deal to form a grand coalition.
Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder and his
The Palestinian Authority cabinet is to resign next week, according to reports from the official Palestinian newspaper. It says that senior Fatah
An unidentified illness has claimed four more lives at a nursing home near Toronto in Canada. In total, 10 people have died since the mystery