"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."
Denmark’s centre-right coalition government has taken a gamble by going to the polls early. It seems two terms of strong economic growth have not
Denmark goes to the polls on Tuesday in a general election which, according to the latest surveys, is too close to call. Centre-right Prime Minister
Italian authorities have launched a manslaughter inquiry following the fatal shooting of a Lazio fan by a policeman.
28-year-old Gabriele Sandri
Airbus and Boeing have said that they are on track to smash all records for aircraft sales this year. The Dubai air show produced a new flurry of
Franco-German talks on European integration and harmony were rudely interrupted when a man appeared to confront the German Chancellor Angela Merkel
At least five people have been shot dead at a memorial rally for the Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat in the Gaza Strip.
Dozens more were injured
Russian rescuers have recovered the bodies of three sailors lost overboard during Sunday’s violent storms in the Azov and Black Seas.
At least five
The trial of the man suspected of the 1998 murder of France’s top government representative in Corsica has begun.
The killing of Claude Erignac was