"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."
Dubai Ports World is to delay taking management control of US port facilities owned by the British company P&O which it is buying.
Security forces in Iraq are enforcing a strict curfew around Baghdad and in several provinces. At least 130 people have died as a result of inter
Rescue workers using sniffer dogs have continued to search for survivors in the wreckage of a Moscow market hall overnight. At least 56 people are
Test results are due to confirm later today whether turkeys on a farm in eastern France have contracted the most deadly form of bird flu. The farmer
China has denounced the European Union’s plan to impose anti-dumping duties on its leather
shoe exports as a step too far.
On its website the
Spain’s Gas Natural is reportedly preparing a new, higher takeover bid for electricity company Endesa. that would match, or even exceed, the 29
Relief for the movers and shakers of the US business world who feared that their BlackBerry portable e-mail devices were about to be switched
On an official visit to Paris, Poland’s President Lech Kaczynski has said the EU constitution has virtually no chance of being ratified by his
Serbia’s President Vojislav Kostunica has insisted his country’s doing all it can to apprehend Ratko Mladic, as demanded by the European