"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."
Romania has been told to work harder to fight corruption, notably through justice reforms. Speaking at the national parliament, European Commission
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Most of today’s EU countries will have fewer members in the European Parliament from 2009, according to reforms currently under debate on the
The merger of energy companies GDF and Suez, forged by French President Sarkozy, has raised fears in Belgium. In Belgium 80 percent of the gas and
The cost of the Iphone is to plummet. Apple is to cut a third off the price of its iPhone just 2 months after it was launched. Chief Executive Steve
Unemployment rose in the US in August for the first time in four years. Bad news for the economy, which could stall in the second half of this year
An Islamist website says it will broadcast a new video from Osama Bin Laden to co-incide with the sixth anniversary of the September 11th attacks
They have been preparing to greet the Pope in Austria. But some groups are using his three day visit to voice criticism about his attitudes to
When Portugal took on the Presidency of the European Union for the first time in 1992, Anibal Cavaco Silva was Prime Minister. There were 12