"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."
May Day marches had a political edge in Venezuela as the opposition led by Henrique Capriles pledged to ask the Supreme Court to order a re-count of
The fallout from the Venezuelan election dispute continues as opposition leader Hernrique Capriles says his movement will boycott an audit of the
Venezuela’s National Election Council has announced that last Sunday’s disputed presidential election result will stand.
Nicolas Maduro was sworn
In Caracas violent demonstrations have left at least 7 dead and 61 injured.
Clashes erupted over the disputed election victory of Nicolas Maduro
There were street protests marked with defiant words in Venezuela on Monday night. Hundreds of opposition supporters clashed with police in one of
A new political era is about to be born in Venezuela with the election of Nicolas Maduro. The new king’s rule is certain to be overshadowed, or
After the tightest of presidential election outcomes hundreds of protesters have clashed with police in the Venezuelan capital.
Many questions have opened up in Venezuela about its future, following the strongly contested presidential election in which the candidate of the
The heir of the commander, Nicolas Maduro, has won a narrow victory in the Venezuelan presidential election.
Maduro rode the Chavez factor to
Defeated opposition presidential candidate Henrique Capriles has demanded a recount and rejected the election of Nicolas Maduro calling it
There have been wild celebrations across the Venezuelan capital Caracas following Nicolas Maduro’s victory in the presidential election.
Venezuela’s opposition leader Henrique Capriles is refusing to accept the narrow win of the ruling party candidate Nicolas Maduro.
In a speech to
Celebrations erupted at the ruling party headquarters in several Caracas as acting President Nicolas Maduro was elected leader.
After a tightly
Polling stations have opened in Venezuela, but queues had already started to form outside hours before voting began. There is little sign of the
Two Venezuelan teenagers wearing protective headgear and gloves slug it out in a boxing ring set up outdoors in a local neighbourhood in Caracas
All is ready for the millions of Venezuelans who are likely to flock to the polls on Sunday in the first election of the post-Hugo Chavez
The presidential election this Sunday in Venezuela is expected to give the country either a leader who tries to fill the shoes of the late Hugo
Caracas has been calm ahead of the presidential elections in Venezuela on Sunday.
With the official campaign shut down, election officials geared