"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."
Italy is facing an uncertain political future as the country’s prime minister plans to resign next week and the incoming leader looks weakened by a
Many reporters thought they were seeing double at the annual White House press dinner when George W. Bush and his impersonator Steve Bridges joined
He has been prime minister four times before and now veteran politician Girija Prasad Koirala has been sworn in once again to head the Nepalese
Bolivia’s new president has joined forces with his Cuban and Venezuelan counterparts, signing up to a trade and aid agreement in Havana aimed at
Italian prime minister, Silvio Berlusconi says he will resign on Tuesday, finally admitting defeat three weeks after Romano Prodi won a general
Feelings are running high as France’s parliament prepares to debate a draft immigration law that would impose tougher conditions on foreigners
The deadline for war crimes fugitive Ratko Mladic to be handed over by Belgrade has been pushed back yet again by Brussels.
The EU had officially
A who’s who of international royalty has joined the people of Sweden to wish a happy 60th birthday to the nation’s popular king. Stockholm has been
After a spate of ministerial scandals, Tony Blair’s government has been branded “sleazy and incompetent,” by over half those questioned in an opinion
Just hours after being sworn in, the Nepalese prime minister has invited Maoist rebels to peace talks.
King Gyandendra administered the oath of
Ehud Olmert’s Israeli cabinet has moved to accelerate the completion of the controversial West Bank barrier. The issue was high on the agenda at