"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."
August 1945. The United States dropped two atomic bombs on Japanese towns. One on Hiroshima on August 6th; another fell on Nagasaki three days later
On the 70th anniversary of the first atomic bomb test, a brief history of nuclear weapons and a look at which countries have them today. Nuclear arms
The dropping of atom bombs over the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki 70 years ago is given new focus in a special exhibition at American
More rains are expected today in Japan, where rescue workers have spent another night near Hiroshima looking for survivors of a Wednesday deluge that
Japan has marked the 69th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima with a ceremony in the city’s Peace Park.
About 45,000 people, including
Theodore “Dutch” Van Kirk, the last surviving member of the Enola Gay plane that dropped the atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima on Aug. 6
In Japan over ten-thousand people gathered to watch a rice-planting ritual in Kitahiroshima-cho, Hiroshima Prefecture, western Japan.
Japan has commemorated the end of World War II at a ceremony attended by Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko.
But tributes paid at a controversial
About 50,000 people from Japan and abroad gathered in Hiroshima to commemorate the 68th anniversary of the atomic bombing there. A memorial service
Sixty-seven years on, Japan has been remembering the victims of the world’s first atomic bomb attack.
Around 50 thousand people attended an annual
The Japanese Prime Minister used the 66th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima to challenge what he called the “myth of safety” of nuclear
Once classified by the US government, dozens of photographs of the aftermath of Hiroshima are on display in New York City.
They were taken a
8.15 am. The precise time 65-years ago when an atomic bomb was dropped by the United States on Japan.
Tens of thousands of people turned out in
The peace bell tolled at 8.15am. That was the time the Enola Gay dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima. On the 65th anniversary, survivors joined tens
Hiroshima marks the 65th anniversary of the world’s first atomic bomb attack.
The people of Hiroshima have commemorated the 64th anniversary of the world’s first atomic bomb attack.
At a ceremony in the city, Japanese Prime