"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."
Canadian theatrical company Cirque du Soleil is making its Broadway debut with a new show called ‘Paramour’. Set in the golden age of Hollywood, it
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The Great Moscow State Circus is moving away from traditional animal-based performances with its latest show.
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Catalonia looks set to become the first Spanish region to ban circus acts which use live animals.
Many towns there already outlaw the practice, as
Thousands of circus artists were invited by Pope Benedict XVI. After a parade through the avenue leading to St. Peter’s square, jugglers, puppeteers
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Preparations are underway in Moscow for the launch of Cirque du Soleil’s most expensive show ever, inside the Kremlin walls.
An annual exhibition of ice sculptures, this year with a circus theme, opens on Friday in the northern German city of Roevershagen.
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Set in the 1930’s, the film
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The Cirque du Soleil is poised to opens its new show in London and for the first time the troupe will perform not in its big top, but in a much
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Michael Jackson the