"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."
Dressed in white wedding gowns and black tuxedos, rabbits, hedgehogs, cats and dogs tied the knot at a mass pet wedding ceremony on Valentine’s Day
US fashion photographer David LaChapelle was in Lima for the launch of a new exhibition spanning his 30-year career. The multi-talented artist is
Shamans from across Peru gathered on a beach in Lima on Monday to issue their predictions for the year ahead, focusing on better relations between
About 190 nations gathered at the COP20 climate summit in Peru have agreed measures to fight global warming. The deal the first step towards a
The UN's climate talks in Lima look to be in trouble as agreement among the 190 nations taking part proves elusive
As UN climate talks come to an end in Peru, negotiators have only agreed on one paragraph of a crucial draft document intended to limit greenhouse
Delegates from across the world are meeting in Lima, Peru, to work towards a global deal on climate chage. Giovanni La Via is an Italian MEP and the
described climate change science as "absolute crap". Meanwhile Canada has said it will refuse to force its oil and gas industry to reduce greenhouse
Urging a radical shift to greener economies, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon told governments at UN talks in Peru’s capital Lima on
Two weeks of climate change talks have opened in Lima, Peru.
Around 190 countries have sent representatives
to the UN’s 20th session of the
As part of a crackdown on the drugs trade in Peru, authorities have publicly destroyed five tonnes of illegal substances.
The cocaine-based drugs
Dressed in customary Amazonian and Altiplano clothing and using traditional rituals to reach out to ancient Inca gods, the shamans from three
Hundreds of professional clowns dressed in colorful costumes, wigs and face paint marched through the streets of central Lima on Sunday to celebrate
Human rights groups in Peru are calling for the re-opening of an investigation into a forced sterilization campaign that had affected thousands of
Members of the General Confederation of Workers of Peru clashed with police as they marched towards the National Congress in Lima to protest against
Members of Peru’s LGBT revelers partake in Lima’s annual gay pride parade Saturday (June 29). Many in the parade carried signs asking for stronger
As the music throbbed, 1,000 inmates at Lima’s notorious Luriganco prison donned lycra in an attempt to break the world record for the largest number
At least one person has died in the second day of violent clashes, when police tried to evict thousands of squatters from private land in the
The leader of Peru’s once-powerful Shining Path rebel group has been captured after being shot in a remote jungle.
“Comrade Artemio” as he is known
A fire at a drugs and alcohol rehabilitation clinic in Peru has killed 26 patients – all men – and injured 10 others.
Reports say they had been