"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."
The ministry slammed the latest shelling as a "provocation aimed at derailing a peace accord in the country"
The Syrian army has intensified its aerial bombing of rebel-held positions close to Damascus.
At least 88 civilians have died in Turkish airstrikes in Syria, a war monitor is reporting.
Fourteen Turkish soldiers and nearly 140 jihadist militants were killed on Tuesday as Turkey's 'Euphrates Shield' operation intensified.
Sporadic shelling continues in eastern suburbs of Damascus but a fragile truce between government forces and rebels in Syria is still holding – just.
Six bombings claimed by the self-styled Islamic State hit government-held areas and a Kurdish-controlled province on Monday.
Syrian civilians and opposition fighters have continued to evacuate Daraya for a second day.
Millions of Orthodox Christians across Eastern Europe, the Middle East and beyond have been celebrating Easter this weekend, the most important date
A suicide car bomber blew himself up at a police officers’ club in a residential district of Damascus on Tuesday, killing several people, Syria’s
The Sunni militant group calling itself Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the attack.
Distressing images posted on social media are said to show aftermath of Syria regime bombing of a Damascus suburb.
Thousands of priceless antiquities in Syria are being gathered and stored in Damascus to protect them from the Islamic State militant group and other
Eight people were killed by airstrikes in the Syrian town of Saqba, to the east of Damascus, on August 12. The attacks were among a number of
At least 31 people have been killed in air strikes just outside the Syrian capital of Damascus, a monitoring group has said. The Syrian Observatory
The Syrian army says it has taken control of a district in Aleppo City after an intense offensive by rebel groups
Nusra Front, the Syrian affiliate of al Qaeda, said on Thursday it had taken over Ariha, the last city in the northwestern province of Idlib that was
The United Nations is sounding the alarm over the “desperate” plight of civilians trapped amid fierce fighting in the largely Palestinian Yarmouk
Syrian state television said on Sunday (December 7) that Israeli jets had bombed areas near Damascus International Airport and in the town of Dimas
Syrian state television said on Sunday that Israeli jets had bombed areas near Damascus international airport and in the town of Dimas near the
Amateur videos purport to show the Damascus suburbs of Douma and Zamalka under the shelling of government forces. The Syrian Observatory for Human