"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."
A ski-ing trip ended in disaster for a party of Belgian holidaymakers when the tour bus taking them home came off a motorway and overturned.
Sinn Fein delegates have voted overwhelmingly to accept the legitimacy of the police in Northern Ireland. The historic decision could now lead to the
Thursday marks an important health and cultural shift for France when a new law comes into force banning smoking in public places. Offices and other
Israel has appointed its first Arab cabinet minister in a move he said would help its Arab citizens identify more strongly with the state of Isreal
With Palestinian pitted against Palestinian in an increasingly bloody power struggle, abductions are spreading.
In extraordinary scenes, one
British forces in Afghanistan are trying out a new strategy – operating deep into areas thought to be under the group’s control. The reconnaissance