"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."
The Balkans have two more days to hold out before the Danubefloodwaters start to subside – and so far protection measures introduced by the
Benedict XVI has delivered the first “Urbi et Orbi” Easter blessing of his papacy. Benedict offered Easter greetings in 62 languages, but the “Urbi
People on either side of the French-Spanish border have been celebrating Aberri Eguna, the Basque Homeland Day. Juan Jose Ibarretxe, the head of the
Marking the 90th anniversary of the 1916 Easter Rising on Sunday, Irish premier Bertie Ahern laid a wreath at the Dublin jail where 15 leaders of the
Chinese president Hu Jintao has offered peace talks with Taiwan “on an equal footing” – just days before he is due to travel to Washington for a
There has been no Easter holiday in the war of words over Italy’s general election.
“The longer the torment, the sweeter the victory,” centre-left