"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."
Ivory Coast said on Friday that H5N1 bird flu had spread to a third location in the country, in the latest in a series of outbreaks in West
[Watch] Authorities in Bulgaria are dealing with a bird flu alert. They have discovered the H5N1 strain of the virus in two dead pelicans in a
Thirty-thousand chickens have been destroyed in the Netherlands after bird flu was found at a free-range farm in eastern town of Barneveld. The
Officials in the Netherlands said on Sunday that another case of bird flu has been found on a poultry farm, the fourth in recent weeks.
Another 10,000 chickens are to be slaughtered in the Netherlands, where a third case of avian flu has been found on a farm.
It brings to more than
Dutch authorities have confirmed a case of bird flu, the second in the country this week. In the latest case officials say all 43,000 chickens at a
British health officials have begun killing 6,000 ducks at a breeding farm in East Yorkshire after an outbreak of bird flu.
The strain of the virus
The European Commission has adopted new protective measures in order to contain an outbreak of bird flu on Dutch and British farms.
The European Commission is set to adopt interim protective measures to contain an outbreak of bird flu in the Netherlands.
They are likely to
Dutch authorities have confirmed the bird flu identified at a poultry farm is the highly contagious H5N8 strain, detected in Europe less than two
Authorities in western Japan are disposing of more than 110,000 chickens after an outbreak of bird flu.
The cull was ordered after two chickens
Chinese state agency Xinhua News Agency reported that another person has died after contracting the H7N9 bird flu.
The man, aged 56, died on Friday
China has issued a warning over a deadly new strain of bird flu that has claimed the life of one woman.
The new virus, called H10N8, has so far
A slaughter is underway in Hong Kong. Over 20,000 birds mostly chickens have been destroyed in a bid to stamp out the spread of the H7N9 strain of
A woman has died in Canada from the H5N1 strain of bird flu after becoming ill a week ago following a visit to Beijing.
It is the first reported
Analysis of the new avian influenza A (H7N9) discovered in China earlier this year suggests that the virus was probably transmitted from human to
The new strain of the bird flu virus has been found in two people in the central Chinese province of Henan, bringing the total number of those
Beijing has reported its first case of bird flu. It is the first time that the new strain of the virus has been found in a human outside of eastern
The UN has said it is increasingly concerned about the spread of a new strain of bird flu in China.
It follows the death of another person
The World Health Organisation has said there is no cause for panic even though a new strain of bird flu has spread to humans in China.