"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."
Zacarias Moussaoui, the only man to have been charged in the United States in connection with the September 11 attacks, has lodged an appeal against
The upper house of Britain’s parliament has blocked a controversial law aimed at allowing doctors to help terminally ill patients end their lives
Venezuela and Bolivia have continued to ruffle feathers, remaining defiant at a summit of EU and fellow Latin American leaders.
Many of those at
Russian President Vladimir Putin has said he will name a preferred candidate to take over as head of state when he steps down in 2008.
But he gave
Storm clouds are gathering over Germany’s foreign intelligence service in a growing scandal into allegations it illegally spied on journalists for
Several thousand people have been demonstrating in the streets of Paris to protest against a new bill to tighten immigration policies.
The law put
Vienna was the scene of an alternative event alongside the EU-Latin American summit on Saturday.
The demonstration brought together campaigners
A judge in Madrid has ordered nine men accused of defrauding investors of hundreds of millions of euros to be detained while an investigation into
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez was the star turn at a rally in Vienna serving as an alternative event to the EU-Latin American summit in the city
Campaigning in Montenegro on a referendum on independence from Serbia is gathering pace ahead of the election on May 21. President Filip Vujanovic