"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."
Medics accused of deliberate HIV infection await re-trial in Libya
A fresh trial of five Bulgarian nurses and a Palestinian doctor accused of
A British court has ruled that nine Afghan asylum seekers who hijacked a plane to the UK six years ago can stay in the country as refugees. The group
Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel has vowed to revive the floundering EU constitution. But, she told the Bundestag parliament in Berlin, first the
A fresh trial begins today of five Bulgarian nurses and a Palestinian doctor accused of infecting hundreds of Libyan children with the HIV virus
Dramatic moves by Bolivia are overshadowing a summit of the European Union and Latin American nations, in Vienna;
Regional economic differences
Steel maker Arcelor has started legal action in the United States against Mittal, the company which is trying to buy it.
The law suit claims Mittal
The euro zone economy rebounded in the first three months of this year according to the latest estimates from the EU’s Eurostat agency.
Chavez in Venezuela, Lula in Brazil, Morales in Bolivia, Vasquez in Uruguay and in Chile, Bachelet.
Election after election, nation after nation
Egyptian police have broken up a demonstration in support of judges who are facing disciplinary proceedings for criticising last year’s elections
A court mix-up that allowed a Madrid bombing supect to be released from custody has sparked an outcry in Spain and protests from victims’ families
The long-awaited British parliamentary report into last year’s July 7 London bombings has been published.
Interior Minister John Reid reacted to
Conflict has intensified in Somalia, where the capital Mogadishu has entered its fourth day of heavy fighting between warlords and what are being