"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."
Murdered Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya would have been been 49 tomorrow. As relatives and friends commemorate her memory, the case is taking
Ailing Italian airliner Alitalia is making changes to its services, in a drastic attempt to resuscitate its fortunes. This follow company loses of
In a fresh gesture of defiance against the new Turkish president, the country’s army refused to invite his wife to a military parade marking Victory
Authorities at Virginia Tech University could have saved many lives if they reacted more quickly, according to a new report. State Governor, Tim
The last of the South Korean hostages being held by the Taliban in Afghanistan have been freed. Seven hostages were released in two groups and were
In Greece, they have begun burying the victims of the forest fires which have ravaged the countryside there. Among the first of the 63 to be
Eight years after the international community’s military intervention and Kosovo remains at the crossroads. The UN is still in control and a 16,000
Police in southern Italy have arrested more than 30 mafia suspects, thought to be connected to a feud which led to six murders in Germany. They
Poland recently sacked interior minister has been detained over his alleged involvement in a corruption scandal.
Prosecutors claim Janusz Kaczmarek
China’s finance minister has stepped down for personal reasons. The news comes a day after President Hu Jintao denounced a lack of integrity and
The US economy grew at an annual rate of four percent in the second quarter. The Government reported that strong business investment led the fastest
Talks on the future of the breakaway Serbian province of Kosovo have ended in the Austrian capital Vienna with both sides pledging their commitment