"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."
A band of death row escapees receive a European Parliament ovation: Marking the International and European Day Against the Death Penalty, the
Polish fishermen have been venting their anger over EU cod quotas at the bloc’s office in Warsaw. Since they have caught more than their fair share
Launching a new public private proposal for cleaner road vehicles… Industry is entrusted with leading the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Technology
As internet banking becomes more popular, online bank fraud is on the increase. In Belgium, prosecutors say they are looking into more than a dozen
Italian Prime Minister Romano Prodi and European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso insisted that they did not discuss the Italian deficit
At least one Turkish police officer has been killed and several people injured in a bomb attack as a conflict with Kurdish rebels intensifies.
At least 15 Turkish soldiers have been killed since Sunday by Kurdish separatists, stirring up tensions on the Turkish-Iraqi border.
It was his trickiest foreign trip yet as France’s president and, now that Nicolas Sarkozy’s Russian excursion is over, he can content himself with
A Russian Soyuz has successfully blasted off from Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan heading for the International Space Station with three astronauts
The role of private security guards in Iraq is again coming under the spotlight after two women were shot dead in Baghdad.
US and Iraqi officials
Imagine life in peace, sang John Lennon. Now, on what would have been his 67th birthday, his widow Yoko Ono, and the former Beatle Ringo Starr, have