"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."
US President Barack Obama is due in Alabama today after nature unleashed her fury across the American south.
The death toll from the worst series
A massive tornado sweeps through the southern state of Alabama in the US.
The twister claimed close to 300 lives and hundreds of homes and
More tornadoes and ferocious storms have swept through southern states of the USA taking the number of dead over the last three days to more than
Mats of thick, tarry oil and seaweed coated parts of Alabama’s Gulf Shores beach but beach-goers are undeterred.
A shooting at a university campus in the United States has left three people dead and several others injured.
A female member of staff was arrested
In the United States, a gunman went on a deadly killing spree in Alabama. After a 20 kilometre car chase, the rampage ended with eleven people dead
At least ten people have been killed in a shooting spree and car chase in the southern United States.
The gunman and his mother are believed to