"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."
Paul McDowell, euronews:
“Let’s reflect now on some words from Barack Obama’s victory speech in Chicago four years ago. I am joined by ABC News
The night Barack Obama changed his sweet home Chicago for a new address at the White House, he was riding a tide of hope across the country.
Further legal problems for Barclays.
After its reputation was damaged by the Libor interest rate rigging scandal, the British bank is now being
Millions of Americans are trying to get their lives back to normal after Storm Sandy wreaked havoc across the country’s northeast.
With six days to
At least 33 people are now known to have died after Storm Sandy ravaged the eastern coast of the US.
In Toms River, New Jersey, rescue volunteers
The economic cost of Sandy is predicted to run to 20 billion dollars (15 billion euros), according to Eqecat, a consultancy that provides loss
Millions of people across the northeast of the US stricken by massive storm Sandy attempted to resume normal lives on Wednesday as companies, markets
After the storm, the focus is on taking stock of the damage in New York.
Sandy claimed the lives of at least 18 people in the city. The transport
Having been knocked onto its knees, the east coast of the United States must now get back on its feet.
But that will be easier said than done
The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is set to open as usual on Wednesday after being closed for two days.
The announcement comes as lower Manhattan
The force is certainly with American filmmaker George Lucas, who has sold his Lucasfilm outfit to Walt Disney for over four billion dollars.
Despite the election being less than a week away, storm Sandy has blown the US presidential campaign off course.
President Barack Obama cancelled
Superstorm Sandy, which hit New York last night, killing at least 18 people along America’s eastern seaboard, continues to batter north-east America
Against the background of the global economic crisis, domestic issues have trumped foreign policy in the run-up to the US election.
To discuss the
Barack Obama’s foreign policy record disappointed many people outside the US, notably in Europe and the Middle East. His speech in Cairo promised
It could be three days or more before power is restored to parts of New York affected by Storm Sandy.
That is the timeline being estimated by the
Apple’s CEO Tim Cook has pushed out the chief of their mobile software division Scott Forstall.
Forstall leaves following problems with the
New York city has woken up to the havoc caused by what is being called ‘Super Storm Sandy’, which hit the east coast of America on Monday night
Byran Sotello is one of the hundreds of thousands of Americans who has been forced to leave his home by Cyclone Sandy.
The retired father-of-two is
Hurricane Sandy slowed or shut a half-dozen U.S. nuclear power plants, while the nation’s oldest facility declared a rare “alert” after the record