"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."
Thursday was the third and last day of national mourning for the victims of Monday's attack.
Thousands of people including world leaders have turned out for the funeral of Martin McGuinness, the former IRA commander who played a pivotal role in Northern Ireland’s transition to…
Funerals for 37 girls burnt alive in a fire at a state-run home begin, amid mounting criticism of the shelter.
Russia's late ambassador to the UN, Vitaly Churkin, has been honoured in Moscow at a memorial service.
Tens of thousands of people have been flocking to the tomb of Fidel Castro, who died in November aged 90.
The funerals have begun for the three soldiers who were killed in a Russian airstrike in Syria on Thursday.
Tens of thousands of Iranians paid their final respects on Monday to 16 firefighters killed when a burning building collapsed in Tehran earlier this month.
The first funerals for victims killed in the hotel Rigopiano in central Italy, which was destroyed by an avalanche last week, have been held.
Portugal has paid its final respects to former President Mario Soares, following his death on Saturday at the age of 92.
The funeral in Tehran of former President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani presents a rare occasion for Iranians to voice discord.
Tens of thousands of Iranians have turned out for the funeral of former President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani in the Iranian capital. The 82-year-old died of a heart attack on Sunday.
Funerals have been held for four Israeli soldiers killed in Jerusalem after a Palestinian driver ploughed his truck into them.
Another of the 39 victims of the New Year’s Day massacre in Istanbul has been buried as family and friends mourned.
People have also been laying flowers outside the nightclub, which has been covered over with curtains.
Debbie Reynolds and her daughter Carrie Fisher will have a joint funeral and are to be buried together in Hollywood, according to Reynolds’ son.
Poland's president attends funeral of lorry driver Lukasz Urban, killed in the Berlin Christmas market attack.
Marines have led a funeral procession for former US astronaut and senator John Glenn in Columbus, Ohio.
235 people have been detained in raids across Turkey over alleged links to Kurdish militants. The arrests come two days after 44 people died and 150 were injured in twin bombings at a major football s
A 22-year-old suicide bomber was behind Sunday’s massacre at Cairo’s Coptic Christian Cathedral complex, Egypt’s President said on Monday.
The remains of Cuba’s late leader Fidel Castro have been laid to rest in Santiago de Cuba.