"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."
Tunisia’s new prime minister is to be Hamadi Jebali, secretary general of the Islamist Ennahda party, which won the country’s first democratic
The three main parties to emerge after last month’s election in Tunisia have reached an agreement to share the top posts, according to senior sources
The Ennahda Islamist party in Tunisia has won a robust mandate in autumn elections there, following the Arab Spring uprising, winning 90 seats out of
Tunisia’s Islamist Ennahda party has been confirmed as the winner of the country’s first free election following its revolution. The election
The Islamist party emerging as Tunisia’s most powerful political force after Sunday’s election has made more moves to reassure sceptics.
The full results from Tunisia’s first democratic election have been delayed until later today although the moderate Islamists are claiming
Moderate Islamists are preparing to lead a coalition government after Tunisia’s first-ever democratic elections.
As votes were still being counted
The man claiming unprecedented political legitimacy in Tunisia’s election is said to embrace humanist Islam, and not any extremist rejection of
The moderate Islamist Ennahda party has claimed victory in Tunisia’s first democratic election but official results are not due out until later
Moderate Islamists claim their party is set for victory in Tunisia’s historic first free election.
With counting now well underway, most forecasts
Tunisia’s interim Prime Minister Beji Caid Essebsi arrived to vote in the country’s first free election.
It comes ten months after a vegetable
In the eighties the veil was regarded as the absolute sign of belonging to the Islamist party Ennahdha – in 2011 this is no longer the case.