"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."
Lisbon’s Chinese community has kicked off celebrations for the New Year of the Monkey. They laid on a colourful street parade on Saturday, featuring
Light shows were held to celebrate the upcoming Chinese New Year in various cities across China.
Wuzhen, a historic water town in east China’s
As people marked the arrival of a new lunar year in Hong Kong on Thursday, worshippers could be seen rushing to the altar.
According to traditional
China has rung in the New Year with fireworks and traditional ceremonies
Millions of people across Asia are starting to celebrate the lunar New Year to welcome in the year of the sheep, although there is some arguments
Chinese New Year (Gua Nian) 2014 falls on January 31. Enter the Year of the Horse. Exit Snake. The Chinese calendar, based on the phases of the moon
Hundreds of millions of people in China are heading back to their towns and villages for the start of the Chinese New Year.
It’s being called the
There was no shortage of people in Beijing’s Baiyunguan Temple taking part in the traditional bout of coin-throwing for the Lunar New Year.
Out with the dragon, in with the Year of the Snake.
While some astrologists are forecasting the Chinese New Year will be suitably venomous
China’s inflation rate spiked in January after having fallen for the previous five months.
It was up by 4.5 percent from January last year due to a
Thousands celebrated the start of the Lunar New Year at temples across China to pray for good fortune in the coming year.
A swimming dragon dances underwater at a Shanghai aquarium to celebrate the upcoming Year of the Dragon.
China’s annual Spring Festival travel rush has begun in earnest with millions of people expected to cross the country during the next 40 days.