"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."
Romania’s Ana Maria Branza won her country’s first gold medal as she artfully fought her way to victory over Russia’s Yana Zvereva in the women’s
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Spain’s Miguel Avarino Garcia dominated the men’s individual event in the final session of archery on day ten of the Baku European Games by beating
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Belarus’ Alena Amialiusik took gold in the women’s cycling road race by defeating Poland’s Katarzyna Niewiadoma and The Netherlands’ Anna van der
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Russia’s Ilia Molchanov and Nikita Nikolaev dominated the men’s synchronised three metre springboard to win gold by a clear margin on the seventh day
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Belgium’s Ineke van Schoor, Julie van Gelder and 15 year-old Kaat Dumarey claimed their nation’s first gold medal of the Baku games with a flawless
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Russia’s Aliya Mustafina survived a couple of wobbles to claim gold in the women’s Artistic gymnastics individual all-around final at the European
Italy enjoyed their second Archery gold medal from European Games in Baku, Azerbaijan on Thursday. Natalia Valeeva, Guendalina Sartori and Elena
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The European Olympic Committees announced Wednesday that Albanian boxer Rexhildo Zeneli had been suspended from competition at the European Games
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Belarus’ Vitali Bubnovich claimed a surprise victory in the men’s 10 metres air rifle on day four of the European Games, beating Italy’s Olympic
Russia completed a clean sweep of the Synchronised Swimming medals at the inaugural European Games in Baku Azerbaijan.
Anisiya Neborako delivered
Austrian twins Anna-Maria and Erini-Marina Alexandri won an unexpected silver medal in the women’s synchronised swimming duet final at the European