"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."
Both Turkey and the US wade into the Qatar crisis with calls for mutual dialogue and peace in the Gulf region.
Jordan and the West African country of Mauritania which is a member of the Arab league, have either downgraded or cut diplomatic ties with Qatar in
A diplomatic Tsunami has hit the Gulf region following the unprecedented move by Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Yemen and Egypt to
Germany will have to pull its forces out of the Incirlik air force base in Turkey, German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel has said.
state of the union
In this week’s edition we delve into the deepening divide between the European Union and the United States.
Trump's border wall – swallowed by Washington's political quicksand?
US Defense Secretary James Mattis' first official visit to Eastern Europe smacks somewhat of the cold war-era.
The Ministry of State Security claimed a terrorist group backed by the CIA and South Korea's intelligence agency had entered the country.
Turkey's president Erdogan urges the EU to cooperate, or lose the country's membership bid.
The US military says its missile defence system -known as THAAD – has reached initial operational capacity in South Korea.
A Chinese naval fleet has begun a three-day friendly visit to the Philippines.
US President Donald Trump has spent the weekend reaching out to allies in Asia as tensions mount with North Korea.
The U.S. Secretary of State says Washington is not pushing for regime change in Pyongyang
The US said on Thursday that its policy was to exert maximum pressure on North Korea through sanctions and diplomatic activity, echoing comments made by the Trump administration the previous…
The US says it is willing to resolve the North Korean crisis by diplomatic means, whilst forging ahead in the preparation of its new missile defence system.
A diplomatic row has broken out between Israel and Germany.
The International Court of Justice said Ukraine did not provide enough evidence of Russia's alleged role in the conflict, now in its fourth year.
China’s foreign ministry has expressed ‘serious concern’ over its ally North Korea’s warning of further missile tests and the eventual possibility of nuclear…
Taiwanese authorities say Zhang Xiangzhong met immigration officials reviewing his case and decided it would be the "best solution" to return to China on Wednesday.
A naval strike group ordered by Donald Trump into waters off Korea remains far away as delayed deployment raises eyebrows about effectiveness of US strategy.