"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."
Polling is under way in Algeria’s presidential elections with incumbent Abdelaziz Bouteflika widely-expected to win and extend his 15 years in
Abdelaziz Bouteflika is running for president in Algeria for the fourth time, at age 77. Even with a stroke behind him, it’s thought he’ll win
Despite being weakened after a stroke, President Abdelaziz Bouteflika is the best equipped candidate to lead Algeria, according to his election
Demonstrators took to the streets of central Algiers in protest against President Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s decision to stand for a fourth term in
Police in Algeria have made several arrests in the capital Algiers during demonstrations against the president’s decision to stand for a fourth term
Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, 77, who suffered a stroke last year, has officially declared his candidature for the April presidential
Demonstrators have turned out in force to vent their opposition to Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s re-election bid.
Police moved in as
Algerians find themselves divided once again after their president announced he would run for a fourth term, in April. Abdelaziz Bouteflika, 76, has
Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has ended months of speculation over his political future by announcing he is running for a fourth term in
Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has returned to Algiers after health checks at a Paris hospital this week.
Sources close to the presidency
After 80 days of medical treatment in France, Algeria’s President Bouteflika has returned home. The 76-year-old, in power for more than a decade, had
Algeria’s President Bouteflika has appeared on state television for the first time since he was rushed to hospital in France on April 27 after a
Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has been transferred to a hospital in Paris after suffering a minor stroke on Saturday.
State media has
It has become expected of French presidents that they visit Algeria, though in spite of the rhetoric, these visits have often proven disappointing
Members of the Algerian parliament knew not to expect a full apology from visiting French President Francois Hollande for his country’s past actions
British Prime Minister David Cameron has announced that nearly half of the country’s troops based in Afghanistan will withdraw over the next two
French President Francois Hollande had his eyes firmly fixed on the future – not the past – as he began a two-day visit to Algeria.
50 years of independence have been good for Algeria. So says President Bouteflika, who opened a year of celebrations with a huge firework display and
On July 5, 1962, Algeria celebrates its new national independence.
It followed eight years of war with France and more than 130 years as a French