"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 new Serbian parliament has convened for the first time since last month’s elections and it wasted no time preparing a resolution that rejects
The Croatian President Stipe Mesic has rejected EU criticism of him as ‘unilateral and unfair’. The European Commission had chided him for accusing
A bomb attack in southeastern Iran targetting staff members of the country’s elite Revolutionary Guard has killed at least 11 people and injured 31
European governments have been condemned by the EU Parliament for any collusion with the CIA. This comes in a report on allegations that the
The man who founded the armed Basque separatist group Iparretarrak has been released from prison after serving 19 years.
Phillipe Bidart, now 53, was
Turkmenistan’s new President Kurbanguly Berdymukhamedov has promised to honour existing energy contracts, in a speech at his swearing-in ceremony