"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."
European Union leaders have wished Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso a ‘happy birthday’ at their gathering in Brussels. But they did not sing
Moves are intensifying to try to find a way out of the stand-off over a controversial youth jobs law in France.
As protests continue in Paris and
Spain could be on the verge on an historic peace process with the declaration from Basque separatists ETA of a permanent ceasefire.
But the Spanish
There is surprise in India after Sonia Gandhi, the head of the ruling Congress party, resigned her seat in parliament and a paid post on the national
ETA has declared ceasefires before in its 37 year history, but the key word this time is “permanent”. The seperatist movement wants to create an
Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero is attending an EU summit in Brussels a day after Basque guerrilla group ETA announced a permanent ceasefire.
There has been a happy ending to a hostage drama for three Westerners in Iraq.Briton Norman Kember and two Canadian colleagues were freed in an