"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."
Hamas’ first ever participation in legislative elections marks a dramatic change of course for the radical militant movement.
It had previously
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Several European countries say gas levels have returned to normal following Russia’s promise to restore full deliveries to western customers.
Around 700 rescue workers have been combing the wreckage of a Bavarian ice rink after the roof collapsed. At least 11 people, including a child, are
The gas crisis has raised concerns in Europe about Russia’s reliability as an energy partner. European Commission officials will be discussing the
The main Palestinian faction Fatah kicked off its election campaign at a highly symbolic site on Tuesday. It was the tomb of former president Yasser
Its gas deliveries to other European customers are now back to normal, but Russia continues to trade insults with former ally Ukraine over who was to
Gas supplies to Europe have been totally restored. That is the reassurance from the Russian monopoly Gazprom today, although the row that triggered a
Campaigning is underway in most Palestinian areas for the Palestinian legislative elections scheduled for January 25. Security chaos in the Gaza
People in Kiev have been giving their reaction to the gas crisis, many saying they support the stand taken by their president. Throughout the crisis
The worldwide trade in caviar and other products that come from the wild sturgeon has been banned by the Convention on International Trade in
Rescuers with sniffer dogs and heavy cranes have been working through the night to pull people from the rubble of an ice rink in southern Germany