"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 bodies of two Spanish soldiers killed in Afghanistan have arrived back on home soil. Crown Prince Felipe and senior government figures were
Iran’s president has said his country’s nuclear programme is now “closed” as a political issue. Speaking at the United Nations General Assembly in
European cereal farmers will be able to cultivate as much of their land as they want after EU agriculture ministers suspended their compulsory
Seven countries have not done enough to control the fishing of tuna and must explain their lack of action to the European Commission. Infringement
The European Union has wielded the only weapon in its armoury that could calm the situation in Myanmar: strengthened sanctions.
Existing arms and
The military rulers of Myanmar, the former Burma, have spoken for the first time about the pro-democracy demonstrations, admitting that at least one