"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."
Peru goes to the polls today in a second round of presidential elections which will see two left wing candidates pitched against each other.
Dozens of unarmed civilians have been killed in Iraq in a new wave of apparently unprovoked attacks.
Gunmen shot dead four employees of a
Controversy is growing over a high profile raid by British anti-terrorist police on Friday in which a suspect was shot. Some 250 police officers took
Montenegro has officially declared itself independent in a special parliamentary session ratifying last month’s referendum. The May 21 poll approved
Many people associate Frankfurt with grey buildings and finance professionals in grey suits, and that is precisely the image the city is trying to
The Czech election has apparently ended in dead heat, with a hung parliament on the cards if the preliminary official outcome is confirmed.
Appearing to strike a moderate tone, Iran’s president has said his country will not prejudge Western proposals to end the standoff over Tehran’s
Iran’s Supreme Leader has warned that fuel shipments from the Gulf region could be disrupted if the US makes a “wrong move” towards Tehran. In a
Conservative leader Mirek Topolanek is to attempt to form a government in the Czech Republic, despite failing to secure a working parliamentary
Montenegrins have given a mixed reaction to their country’s new status of independence from Serbia.
Most papers hailed the dawn of a new era while
A contingent of Portuguese police has been welcomed by crowds in East Timor after arriving to help with the international peacekeeping effort. 127
Some 24 Iraqi civilians have been dragged from their cars and killed in a brutal execution style killing in a town north of Iraq. Students and
Peruvians are going to the polls in a run-off Presidential election that pits a former leader who brought economic ruin in the 1980’s against an