"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."
British supermarket giant Tesco is set to become the first foreign retailer to set up a chain of stories in India.
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Pranab Mukherjee has been president of India for just over 12 months. Though his role as head of state is largely ceremonial Mr Mukherjee is a
The recent fierce selloff of many emerging economies currencies has now abated somewhat, but the crisis is not over by a long way.
India’s currency, the rupee, continued to slump as foreign investors pull their money out of the country.
The exodus comes with India facing stiff
It seems there was little success from the Indian central bank’s latest efforts to prop up the country’s sliding currency without choking off
The Indian rupee has slumped to a record low and looks poised for further falls.
That is despite a series of measures unveiled last week by the
Car sales in India fell in the financial year just ended by 6.7 percent.
It is the first time in a decade that they have declined, and only subdued
The British government is to stop giving financial aid to India from 2015.
International Development Secretary, Justine Greening, made the
Smaller general stores in India are mostly family businesses which pride themselves on service. Managing them is passed from parents to offspring
India’s economic growth slumped between January and March.
GDP was up by 5.3 percent from the same period a year earlier – much lower than