"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."
Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohammed Mursi has been jailed for 20 years without parole
Egypt’s former president, Mohamed Mursi has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for inciting the killing of protesters. In 2012, mass rallies were
An Egyptian court has sentenced 22 supporters of ousted President Mohamed Morsi to death for storming a police station in 2013. The country’s first
One year ago, there were demonstrations in Egypt bigger than any in its modern history — even bigger than in the Arab Spring uprising of 2011 that
Torture and deaths in police custody point to a sharp decline in Egypt’s human rights since Mohamed Mursi’s oustting as president, it’s been
Two Egyptian police officers have died while attempting to diffuse bombs in the capital Cairo.
Several other officers were injured, including head
A policeman was killed and at least four others wounded in a bomb attack in the Egyptian capital Cairo, according to officials.
It happened at a
Mohamed Mursi and other senior Muslim Brotherhood leaders have appeared in court in Cairo.
But an ongoing espionage trial in which the ousted
There have been violent clashes in Cairo and three other Egyptian cities between police and university students loyal to the ousted Islamist
Security forces in Cairo have clashed with supporters of ousted president Mohamed Mursi.
Made up largely of students, the group was demonstrating
Egypt’s Field Marshall Abdel Fattah al-Sisi says he has resigned as defence minister and army chief and will stand for the country’s
One person has been killed close to Cairo University as supporters of ousted President Mohammed Mursi clashed with security forces.
The leader of Egypt’s outlawed Muslim Brotherhood, Mohamed Badie, went on trial on Tuesday, along with 682 others, on charges including killing.
An Egyptian court has sentenced 529 members of the Muslim Brotherhood to death.
Lawyers said it’s the biggest mass death sentence in Egypt’s modern
An Egyptian court has suspended the trial of deposed president Mohamed Mursi who is accused of inciting the killing of protesters during unrest in
Egypt has banned the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas from working in the country.
A Cairo court ordered its offices to be shut down and any
Ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi has appeared in court inside a soundproof glass cage.
The former leader is facing four separate trials
Egypt’s military chief, Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has confirmed his intention to run for president.
The elections are due within the next
Private Egyptian TV channel Al Tahrir at the weekend aired an amateur-quality video of the arrest in a Cairo hotel room of two journalists with the
Egypt’s strongest man is enjoying robust popularity among a huge proportion of the people, hailed as a protector, a provider — possibly a