"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 winners of the 2007 Asturias award for technical and scientific research have been announced in Oviedo, Spain. The award is shared by two
As demonstrations continue in the Muslim world against Britain’s’ decision to honour controversial author Salman Rushdie with a knighthood, Iran has
France and Spain have agreed to set limits on any change in the original text of the European Constitutional Treaty. They presented a draft to the
Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh has presided over a meeting of his cabinet in Gaza City, the first since militants seized control last week
Responding to complaints from the search engine company Google, and the concerns of competition regulators, Microsoft has agreed to modify its
The third day of the Paris Air Show and in focus is the “Space Alliance” partnership between Thales of France and Italy’s Finmeccanica. The expansion
German phone operator Deutsche Telekom has reached an agreement with the Ver.di union on the transfer of 50,000 workers to jobs where they will be
Whether they are Palestinian, Iraqi, Somali or Afghan, they live in a state of turmoil and torment, and the numbers are growing.
This year, Iraqis
Mahmoud Abbas has accused what he calls “foreign elements” of fomenting the Palestinian crisis which ended in Hamas taking control of Gaza.
Israel has started to allow into its territory some of the Palestinians trying to flee Gaza.
Ambulances were on hand to take the ill or wounded to