"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."
An Australian hospital has apologised after mistakenly sending letters to doctors saying 200 patients had died. The communication should have said
Stanislas Wawrinka held firm in a match of high drama to defeat an injured Rafa Nadal 6-3 6-2 3-6 6-3 and win the Australian Open on Sunday.
China’s Li Na weathered a feisty challenge from Dominika Cibulkova before roaring to a 7-6 (7-3) 6-0 victory to win the Australian Open on
Australia can expect even longer and hotter heat waves than the one now scorching wide swathes of the country, a climate research group said on
An injured kangaroo hopped through Melbourne domestic airport on Wednesday, before being cornered and captured in the terminal’s pharmacy
Two passenger aircraft have collided at Melbourne Airport in Australia.
The left wing of a Virgin Australia 737 hit the back of a Jetstar Airbus
Formula One is back, and so is Kimi Raikkonen, the former world champion pushing the title holder, Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel into third place in
One person has been killed and at least eight people injured after a passenger train collided with a truck in Melbourne, Australia.
Victoria Azarenka has beaten Maria Sharapova in the finals of the Australian Open. The final score was 6-3, 6-0.
Third seeded in the competition
Six people, a pilot and five sky divers, escaped serious injury after a light plane crashed east of the Australian city of Melbourne on Saturday.
An Australian woman is recovering in hospital after surviving a plunge from a multi-storey car park in Melbourne.
Witnesses said the noise of the
A national day of mourning has been observed in Australia for those who died in the country’s worst bushfires in living memory.
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