"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."
Corsica’s most active militant separatist group is ending its armed campaign.
The National Front for the Liberation of Corsica, the FLNC, was set
The French prime minister has said the murder of a leading Corsican businessman was the work of the mafia.
Jacques Nacer was shot dead in his own
Some of the biggest names in the world of sport who have not been implicated in the recent doping scandal were in Paris to help launch next
One of Corsica’s most prominent lawyers is among two men who have been shot dead on the French island.
63-year-old Antoine Sollacaro, who had
A series of explosions rocked seven supermarkets on the French island of Corsica on Sunday night.
Damage was limited.
There has been no claim
Hope of finding missing Swiss twins alive has virtually disappeared after police confirmed that their father wrote a letter detailing plans to kill
Hopes are fading of finding twin six-year old Swiss girls who have been missing for over a week after their father absconded with them. The girls
The passengers of a plane that crashed into the Mediterranean have hailed the pilot a hero after all those on board escaped alive. The light aircraft
Survivors of a plane crash in the Mediterranean Sea say they have had a miraculous escape.
The six people on board the small aircraft managed to
The hunt is on in France to find out who could be behind deadly forest fires that have ravaged thousands of hectares of land, reducing it to ashes
Fires which have been ravaging southern Europe are being brought under control with countries left to count the cost in deaths and destruction. Spain
Only hours after a major fire was brought under control near Marseille, French firefighters were busy with wildfires on the island of Corsica. Blazes