"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."
He has gone from president to prospective prisoner in the space of a few days.
At home in the Maldives, ex-leader Mohamed Nasheed says he expects
Tourism and fishing are the Maldives’ major industries, but now there is trouble in paradise.
The EU’s representative in the region told euronews
A day after he was led away by police, a formal arrest warrant has been issued for the ousted leader of the Maldives, according to officials from his
Surrounded by supporters, the ex-president of the Maldives is determined to be reinstated.
Mohamed Nasheed insists that members of the security
A coup d’etat did indeed take place in the Maldives, forcing its leader to resign, according to the new ex-President Mohamed Nasheed.
Weeks of opposition protests and a police mutiny have sparked a shake-up in the Maldives with the swearing in of a new head of
The President of the Maldives has resigned amid unrest on the islands. Weeks of protests came to a head when mutinying police officers took over the
The president of the Maldives and his 12 cabinet ministers have been holding a government meeting five metres underwater to highlight the threat of
With sea levels rising around the world, the low-lying coral islands of the Maldives are facing an uncertain future.