"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."
The Lebanese media has expressed satisfaction at a pledge by EU countries to send some 7,000 peacekeeping troops to Lebanon. The agreement came at a
There is no immediate end in sight for the political stalemate which has paralysed the Czech Republic’s political scene since a June ballot. The
Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has defended his country’s right to nuclear technology as he inaugurated a heavy-water reactor project
Would-be French presidential candidate and front-runner to represent the socialists in next year’s election – Ségolène Royal. It is day two of the
Pledges of EU troops to boost the peacekeeping force in Lebanon have gone some way into relieving fears that a military vacuum could reignite the
Britain’s Foreign Minister, Margaret Becket is paying a price for the government’s handling of the Middle East crisis.
Between 30 and 40 Labour party
Britain’s opposition Conservative Party is calling for travel restrictions to be imposed on Bulgaria and Romania should they join the European Union
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has very publicly inaugurated a new phase of his country’s nuclear programme – just days before a UN deadline
In northern Israel on the border with Lebanon, many people have welcomed the news that the EU plans to send some 7,000 peacekeeping troops to the
On the second day of the Socialist Party conference in the western French town of La Rochelle, and enthusiasm for potential presidential candidate
Thousands of pacifists have marched in Italy, calling for the United Nations peacekeeping operation in Lebanon to be placed in the context of a wider