"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."
A delegation from the EU is holding talks in the Middle East, fine-tuning details of how Europeans can help monitor a key border.
Israel has agreed
A major operation is underway in western Iraq to flush out suspected al-Qaeda fighters. Around 3,500 US and Iraqi troops have launched Operation
French President Jacques Chirac has broken his silence on the riots that have rocked his country’s suburbs over the last ten nights.
Even before the Americas summit was over, George W. Bush had moved on.
The US president is visiting Brazil for talks with his counterpart Lula da
Burned-out buildings are not the image you would normally conjure up when you think of rural Normandy. But these are strange times in France and
Azerbaijan’s parliamentary election has become embroiled in allegations of fraud.
Soon after voting ended, the main opposition bloc cried foul and
China is to invite experts from the World Health Organisation to probe possible human cases of bird flu.
Beijing said it could not exclude that
Iran is attempting to reverse its increasing international isolation by offering to revive nuclear talks.
It has written to the EU countries which