"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."
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Tens of thousands protesters are preparing to demonstrate in the German city of Hamburg during the two-day G20 summit.
Despite the violent clashes
Hundreds of anti-capitalist protesters clashed with police in the German city ahead of a two-day G20 summit.
The German chancellor, as the summit's host, must seek consensus among the G20 leaders on a range of contentious issues including climate change, immigration and trade.
Police and anti-capitalist demonstrators clashed as thousands marched on the eve of the two-day meeting.
Authorities in Hamburg are bracing themselves for violent protests on the eve of a two-day G-20 summit.
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The '1,000 shapes' performance saw people in the role of zombies taking to the streets
Germany and China grow closer ahead of G20 summit.
Police said earlier they seized knives, baseball bats, gas masks and presumed fire bombs apparently intended to prepare violent protests.
Police prepare for G20 in Hamburg
German police cleared a protest camp in Hamburg ahead of next week's G20 summit in the city
Protests begin in Hamburg against the G20 summit
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A demonstration in Berlin organised by NGO Avaaz is calling on Angela Merkel to prevent the USA from destrtoying the Paris Climate agreement.
They reaffirmed their commitment to the Paris accord after the US decision to pull out.
Tensions rise between Germany and Turkey as foreign minister says presidential bodyguards involved in May violence in Washington "not welcome" at G20 Hamburg summit
Angela Merkel has her fourth private audience with Pope Francis.
Germany is calling on Western nations to help Africa tackle the poverty and conflict driving migrants into Europe.
Angela Merkel said that preparing for the meeting of the top economies was like 'herding cats' as officials attempt to reach a consensus among the group.