"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 United States has formally lodged complaints at the World Trade Organisation against China over copyright piracy and restrictions on the sale of
German sportswear company Puma has received a 5,3 billion euros friendly takeover bid from PPR, the French luxury goods firm that owns Gucci and Yves
Viva the big bill, as it has emerged that 65% of all the money in circulation in Spain is in the form of 500 euro notes.
The latest figures from
Condemning fishermen who duck the rules on one hand and weak policing on the other, the European Commission has slammed the EU fishing industry for
The armed Basque separatist group ETA has rebuilt its capacity to strike with organised attacks according to EU policy agency Europol.
A third suspected suicide bomber has blown himself up following a police chase in a Casablanca slum.
Two other suspects died earlier after police
As tens of thousands of protestors loyal to the Ukrainian Prime Minister continue to rally in the streets of Kiev, the constitutional court, due to
A Serbian war crimes court has convicted four Serb paramilitaries for the murder of six Bosnian muslims.
A fifth man was cleared in the biggest war
A British woman left infertile after cancer treatment has lost her final legal battle to become a mother.
Natallie Evans wanted to use frozen
Two months after he voted in a referendum on abortion, Portugal’s president has rubber-stamped a new law.
Anibal Cavaco Silva has ratified
A day after claiming it had begun producing nuclear fuel on an industrial scale, Iran has announced even more ambitious plans, including tens of
With the Democratic majority in Washington doing its best to block the US President’s policy on the war, this more domestic hot potato is seen by
Billionaire US space tourist Charles Simonyi has arrived in orbit. The Soyuz capsule carrying the 58 year-old and two Russian colleagues docked with
Britain’s Defence Ministry has banned personnel from selling their stories to the media pending a review of the regulations. The about-face follows
US Assistant Secretary of State Christopher Hill, has arrived in Seoul, expressing hope that a weekend deadline for North Korea to shut down its