"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."
Greece’s ruling conservatives won a second term in Sunday’s elections despite public anger over their reaction to deadly forest fires. Prime Minister
Milan’s La Scala is marking the 30th anniversary of Maria Callas’ death with an exhibition which includes costumes and photographs never shown to the
Portugal plans to become a bigger player in the international aeronautical industry.
At the three-day Air Show in Evora, Portugal that ended Sunday
Microsoft does not have a monopoly. But with 95 per cent of market-share, it is not far off.
Europe’s top competition regulator wants to see a
Sixty eight years ago this week, as the Second World War erupted, Poland suffered a double tragedy: invasions by German forces from the west, and by
Poland’s President has payed tribute to the tens of thousands of Polish prisoners of war executed by Soviet secret police in the notorious Katyn
The head of the UN’s nuclear watchdog has appealed for calm after France said Iran’s disputed atomic programme might lead to war. Mohammed
President Bush has nominated a new Attorney General. Michael Mukasey, a retired federal judge, is seen as an expert on national security issues
Thai and foreign experts are joining forces again to identify the victims from Sunday’s plane crash on the resort island of Phuket. It is the largest
Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf plans to quit as army chief to become a civilian leader, according to a senior ruling party official. With a