"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."
One year after the plane crash which killed Poland’s president and 95 others, there is anger over the replacement of a memorial plaque.
A new one
Poland’s president and prime minister laid a wreath at a Warsaw cathedral on Sunday at the exact moment a plane crashed one year ago, killing
Commemorations to mark the 1st Anniversary of the Smolensk plane disaster where polish President Lech Kaczinski and 95 other officials were killed
Pilot error was to blame, but high-level pressure may have been placed on the crew.
That is the verdict of a report released in Moscow on a plane
A wooden cross inside the chapel of the presidential palace in Poland is a symbol of remembrance and mourning a tribute to President Kaczynski and
A new plaque on the wall of Poland’s presidential palace in memory of the late leader Lech Kaczynski has done little to appease some of his
Poland votes for a new president today an election called following the death of President Lech Kaczynski and most of the country’s political and
Poland is about to elect a new president. This comes two months after the fatal plane crash which killed not only Polish President Lech Kaczynski and
Jaroslaw Kaczynski has announced plans to run for President in Poland’s upcoming election.
The vote in June has had to be called following the
Poland’s late President Lech Kaczynski and his wife Maria will be buried in the cathedral crypt at Wawel Royal Castle in Poland’s southern city of
People in Poland have been able to pay their last respects to President Lech Kaczynski, as his coffin lay in the crypt of Wawel Cathedral in Krakow
After a week of national mourning, Poland has said a final goodbye to its president.
Tens of thousands of Poles came to Krakow for the requiem mass
US President Barack Obama and a host of other world leaders have said they will not attend the state funeral of Poland’s first couple due to the
An evening mass has been held in Warsaw’s St John’s Cathedral for the Polish presidential couple, Lech and Maria Kacyznski.
The pair perished in
Several thousand mourners have gathered in Warsaw for a memorial service for the 96 victims of last week’s tragic air crash in western
More bodies of those killed in last weekend’s plane crash have arrived back in Poland. Most of the 96 victims have now been flown home from Russia
Investigators continue to search for clues amongst the wreckage of the crash site where Polish President Lech Kaczynski, his wife Maria and 94 other
Furious protestors have urged Polish authorities to rethink plans to bury late president Lech Kaczynski at Wawel Cathedral in Krakow.
Outside the presidential palace, the streets of the Polish capital are lined with mourners queuing to pay their last respects to their first
Poland’s sense of unity in the aftermath of Saturday’s plane crash which killed much of the country’s ruling elite, appears to be fraying.