"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 boss of the Hungarian aluminium firm linked to last week’s massive spill of toxic sludge has been arrested.
Zoltan Bakonyi, head of
Amid threats of another wave of red toxic sludge in Hungary, workers are racing to build make-shift emergency dams.
Cracks have widened in the
Hundreds of people have been evacuated from a town in Hungary amid threats of a second spill of toxic red sludge.
Authorities say the wall of a
Amid the threat of a second spill of toxic red sludge, the Hungarian authorities say they are taking no chances.
They have decided to completely
Toxic sludge coats a damaged bridge as workers continued to clear the polluted ground
A village near the site of the toxic sludge spill in Hungary has been evacuated amid fears of a second wave of poisonous flooding.
New pictures from Hungary show the broken wall of a reservoir after it burst, spilling a torrent of toxic sludge from an alumina plant.
The catastrophic effects of the toxic spill in the Danube’s tributaries have not been carried downstream to the great river itself, easing many
Serbian and Croatian authorities stepped up testing in the Danube on Friday amid fears the Hungarian toxic spill is spreading.
Officials say there
Hungary has officially asked the European Union for help as it takles what its president has described as an “ecological tragedy”.
All life in the
The Hungarian prime minister has described the accident as an “unprecedented environmental catastrophe” in the country.
The government is trying
As the clean up continues in Hungary – toxic red sludge from an aluminium plant spill has now reached the River Danube.
Disaster crews are also
Three days after red toxic sludge spilled from an aluminium plant, Hungary is counting the environmental and human cost of the disaster.
The toxic sludge that flowed from a metals plant reservoir in Western Hungary has reached the river Danube.
The toxic red sludge that spilled from a burst reservoir at the alumina plant in western Hungary has reached the Monsoni-Danube, a southern branch of
Hungary has launched a criminal investigation into the industrial toxic mud spill from a ruptured chemical reservoir, south west of Budapest.
On Monday a river of toxic sludge burst out of the reservoir of an aluminia factory in Hungary. The deadly mud is estimated to have covered an area
Authorities in Hungary say the clean up operation from the industrial toxic mud spill will cost millions of euros and take up to one year to
Authorities in Hungary say the clean up operation from the industrial toxic mud spill will cost millions of euros and take up to one year.