"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."
Former Liverpool striker Djibril Cisse has been released from custody following an alleged plot to blackmail his former Marseille and France
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The catwalk star was trying to
The FBI is investigating the stealing and posting online of nude photos of celebrities including Jennifer Lawrence and Kate Upton.
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A jury in London has found veteran broadcaster and entertainer Rolf Harris guilty of 12 counts of indecent assault.
The Australian-born 84 year-old
A British man is accusing “X-Men” director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him as a teenager.
A lawsuit says Singer and entertainment executive
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Police say they are treating it as a
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The younger of the King’s two
He is known as Japan’s Beethoven but iconic composer Mamoru Samuragochi, who claims he is deaf, has admitted that his work is not his own.
Singer Justin Bieber has appeared in a Miami court by video link after being arrested for drag racing and driving under the influence of alcohol
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Russia and Azerbaijan are joining forces to investigate a Eurovision scandal that saw votes for Russia’s entry vanish.
Moscow’s Foreign Minister
One hundred and fifty employees of the Bolshoi theatre in Moscow have signed a petition in support of dancer Pavel Dmitrichenko, who allegedly has