"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 body of imprisoned Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo, who died this week from cancer has been cremated in China.
Hundreds have gathered in Hong Kong to pay their respects at a vigil for Liu Xiaobo, the Nobel Peace laureate and political prisoner who died on
Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo, China’s most prominent dissident, has died aged 61, officials say.
The human rights and democracy activist was
China's exports to N.Korea on the rise as imports fall
Zoo staff at the Beijing Wildlife Park provided watermelons to the animals and employed water sprays
China's most influential human rights activist and Nobel prizewinner has died of cancer aged 61.
The hospital treating Nobel prize winner Liu Xiaobo has said he is now “seriously ill”.
The jailed dissident was recently moved to hospital to be
A video of a giant panda with the hair on his hind legs shaved off recently went viral online in China turning him into an overnight "celebrity", even though the video was shot in 2008.
Ailing Chinese Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo can be moved abroad safely for treatment and he wants to go to either Germany or the United
China's first aircraft carrier has sailed into Hong Kong, on its maiden voyage to the area
China invites Germany to treat Liu Xiaobo for cancer
A man helping others to escape a flooded car park in south China narrowly avoids being swept away.
Japan emerged top of the class at the tournament going home with five gold Hohhot Grand Prix in China.
After what seemed to be a textbook lift-off, an anomaly was detected authorities say
It is well known that elephants love to wallow in mud, but one calf took it to a whole new level when it was filmed sliding down a steep hill in
The Hohhot Cancun Grand Prix in China, the final IJF World Judo Tour event before the 2017 Suzuki World Judo Championships in Budapest in August, crowned five gold medallists on day one as the lightwe
The president of China says the 'one country, two systems' model of governance for Hong Kong will not change.
Chinese President Xi Jinping is in Hong Kong to mark the 20th anniversary of the city's handover from British to Chinese rule.
Baby giant panda twins are born at a research base in China.
Xi Jinping arrives in Hong Kong for 20th anniversary