"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."
Fresh controversy is surrounding the UK over its selling of arms to Saudi Arabia and their role in the war in Yemen. A Saudi-led coalition has been
A Swedish report on global arms sales ranks defence firms from the United States and Western Europe as dominating the industry. Data published by
The head of NATO has said the organisation will not be forced into a new arms race with Russia. But Jens Stoltenberg said what he called Moscow’s
Amid renewed debate over gun crime and weapon ownership in America, there have been two more shootings. In Detroit, one man was killed and nine other
The legendary US gunmaker, Colt is filing for bankruptcy.
The Conneticut based firm, which has been making weapons for 160 years, has been
France said on Wednesday it could cancel and refund a 1.2 billion euro military contract with Russia that’s been frozen for months. Paris suspended
The United Nations Security Council has voted to impose an embargo on supplying arms to Shia Houthi rebels in Yemen. Council members voted in favour
Saudi Arabia replaced India last year to become the biggest arms importer in the world, according to a new report on international defence spending
US National Guard troops have been deployed in the riot-hit town of Ferguson, Missouri in an attempt to restore calm following the shooting of an
Another day of tense demonstrations led to a second night of curfew in Ferguson, Missouri on Sunday.
Leading up to the midnight deadline
Moldovan mafia is selling Russian army weapons to separatists in Ukraine, it’s been claimed.
The Organised Crime and Corruption Reporting Project
A ship seized by the Israeli navy on suspicion of smuggling arms from Iran to the Gaza Strip has docked in Israel.
The Panamanian-flagged “Klos C”
Come drink our coffee but leave your guns at home! That is the message from Starbucks after the US chain found itself becoming a reluctant hero of
A five-year-old boy in the southern US state of Kentucky has accidentally shot dead his two-year-old sister at the family home.
He had received the
There has been another tragedy involving children and guns in the US. In Kentucky a five-year-old boy took a rifle he was given for his birthday and
Saturday April 20, 2013 marks the fourteenth anniversay of one of the most traumatising shootings in American history.
On that day teenage
Just four months ago feelings were high following yet another mass shooting, at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut. Emotions were still
The US Senate has cleared the way for a debate on gun control proposals. The majority backed a move to consider legislation that would expand
US President Barack Obama is trying re-ignite the Congress debate on gun-control legislation, pushing for background checks on all gun buyers.
President Obama is attempting to rally public support for background checks on all gun buyers.
Obama is desperate to rejuvenate the stalled gun