"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 4th of October 1957. The site – not far from the secret launch site hidden in the steppes of Kazakhstan that the world would come to know later
Kosovo public television has broadcast footage of masked and armed members of a self-proclaimed guerrilla army.
The men say they are ready to fight
It was a hero’s welcome for Nicolas Sarkozy in Sofia today as he met the Bulgarian medics he helped free from Libya in July.
On a visit to
At least 25 people have died after a cargo plane crashed in a crowded neighbourhood in Kinshasa, the capital of Democratic Republic of Congo.
In a Russian town named after the man who designed Sputnik, they gathered to mark the 50th anniversary of the space launch which shaped so much of
Three young men have been given jail sentences totalling 39 years, for torturing, sexually assaulting and murdering a cell-mate at a juvenile
Wrapping up three days of talks in Pyongyang, leaders of the two Koreas have agreed to try to put a final end to the last conflict of the Cold War
Police in central Italy are investigating whether anyone deliberately poisoned three rare bears found dead in a national park.
One of the animals
Commuters in Germany will have to wait until Thursday evening to find out whether the trains will be running on Friday.
A labour tribunal is to