"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."
Official sources in Dagestan say a policeman and two rebels were killed in a shootout in the turbulent southern Russian republic. It is reported
Continuing lawlessness in the Brazilian state of Sao Paolo has now claimed the lives of 81 people, many of them police officers. The wave of violence
The French government has survived a vote of no confidence after a heated debate in parliament.
It was called by the opposition Socialists over a
Italy’s president has summoned the prime-minister-elect Romano Prodi to ask him to form a new government.
A statement from Giorgio Napolitano’s
The stars of the Da Vinci Code film have boarded a special Eurostar in London that aims to make history on its way to the French Riviera.