"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 parents of Charlie Gard have ended their fight to have their terminally ill baby flown to the United States for experimental treatment.
Protests continued in several Polish cities, despite President Duda’s announcement that he would veto two out of three controversial judicial reform bills
Two suspected robbers in Italy wore masks of U.S. president Donald Trump as they raided dozens of cash machines, police say.
The raids, one of
Italy’s women team emerged victorious in the world fencing championship in Leipzig in Germany.
The experienced Alice Volpi and Arianna Errigo were
Britain's Prince William and Harry have spoken of their regret over the last conversation they had with their mother Princess Diana before she died.
More than 2,300 firefighters are battling to stop flames spreading in central Portugal after a new wave of forest fires broke out.
The biggest fire
An attack by a man armed with a chainsaw in the Swiss town of Schaffhausen has left five people injured, two seriously, according to police.
Discover in this 360° video how climate change and human activities threaten the ecosystem of Doñana National Park, in southern Spain.
Polish president caves in to people pressure over controversial Supreme Court bill
Some 64 people were killed in June in the deadliest forest fires in Portugal's recent history.
France's 2017 win production could hit a 'historic low' after harvests were hit by a cold snap in Spring.
While the UK wrangles over the shape of its post-Brexit future, the EU has been developing its own stance to protect its interests in the talks now underway.
Both the US and the UK are to have a slower economic growth than previously predicted according to the International Monetary Fund.
Demostrations take place in Istanbul as the trial of 17 employees of Turkish opposition newspaper Cumhuriyet gets underway.
Protesters take to the streets of Warsaw in demonstrations against a government bill to take control of the Supreme Court.
The Russians had a golden day three at the World Fencing Championships in Leipzig Germany.
In the women’s epee individual gold medal match Tatiana
Chris Froome has won his fourth Tour de France — his third in succession.
The Team Sky rider successfully crossed the line on the Champs Elysée
Hundreds of people have marched through central Moscow calling for internet freedom after rules tightened again recently
Turkish police detained 47 protesters in capital Ankara on Sunday (July 23) demonstrating in support of two teachers arrested for going on a hunger strike
Amid the ongoing investigations into claims Moscow meddled in the US election, there is a changing of the guard at the Russian embassy in Washington
Despite the huge transfer speculation swirling around Barca’s Brazilian international Neymar and the amount of cash Paris Saint Germain are prepared
Polish President Andrzej Duda takes holiday despite political crisis
As the European Union seeks a long-term solution to the refugees crisis, tens of thousands of migrants continue to pour into Italy
For the first time Princes William and Harry discuss Princess Diana as a mother, for a new documentary marking the 20th anniversary of her death in a Paris car crash.
Protests continue in Poland against plans to put the Supreme Court and the rest of the judicial system under the populist ruling party's control
Italian authorities have ordered a halt to pumping water out of a lake near Rome following a prolonged drought.
Britain Chris Froome is set to clinch his fourth ever yellow jersey in the Tour de France 2017.
Britain's Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have released an unofficial photograph of Prince George to mark his fourth birthday.
Eight-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt ran his first sub-10-second time of the year to win the 100m at the Diamond League in Monaco.
Tourists and residents in Kos have spent the night out of their homes and hotels follow Friday's powerful earthquake.