"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."
The retrial began in Egypt on Saturday of ousted leader Hosni Mubarak and his two sons for allegedly diverting public funds earmarked for the
Freed from jail on Monday, the sons of deposed Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak, are said to have visited their father in the military hospital where
The sons of deposed Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak were freed from jail on Monday, a day after the violent fourth anniversary of the uprising that
An Egyptian court has ordered a retrial in the only outstanding conviction against former President Hosni Mubarak. He was found guilty in May of
Two people have been killed and several others injured as protesters reacted furiously to a court’s decision to drop charges against former President
There were clashes in Cairo on Saturday after a judge dismissed charges against former President Hosni Mubarak.
The 86 year-old had been facing
Relatives of protesters who died in the 2011 uprising in Egypt have reacted with fury over a court’s decision on Saturday to drop charges against the
An Egyptian court has cleared the former president Hosni Mubarak of conspiring to kill protestors in an uprising against his regime in 2011
An Egyptian court has postponed its verdict in the retrial of Hosni Mubarak until November 29.
The former president is accused of corruption and
Former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak has denied ordering the killing of protesters during the country’s revolution.
Mubarak, speaking for the
Torture and deaths in police custody point to a sharp decline in Egypt’s human rights since Mohamed Mursi’s oustting as president, it’s been
A court in Egypt has sentenced former President Hosni Mubarak to three years in prison on charges of stealing public funds.
His sons Alaa and Gamal
Egypt’s strongest man is enjoying robust popularity among a huge proportion of the people, hailed as a protector, a provider — possibly a
Three years after the uprising against Hosni Mubarak, supporters of Egypt’s new military strongman have been celebrating in Tahrir Square.
Egypt is gearing up for rival demonstrations on the third anniversary of the uprising that toppled Hosni Mubarak.
Security has been tight around
It is exactly three years since the start of the uprising that toppled Hosni Mubarak.
But Egypt is reflecting on today’s anniversary amid an
Three years ago, on 25 January, 2011, angry Egyptians demanded their ruler of 30 years step down. For 18 days, they demonstrated in central Cairo for
Egyptian security forces have clashed with university students protesting in Cairo against the prison sentences handed down to three leading figures
Three of Eygpt’s most prominent secular activists from the 2011 revolution have been sentenced to three years in prison for breaking a new law which
The retrial of ousted Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak, his sons and closest associates reopened on Saturday.
Mubarak’s lawyer claims his period of