"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."
Government forces in Mozambique have captured the jungle headquarters of opposition leader Afonso Dhlakama.
Dhlakama’s Renamo party said the
Mozambique was once ravaged by conflict after independence from Portugal in 1975.
Now it is about to cash in on a wealth of coal and gas
Flooding in three southern states of Mozambique has killed at least 40 people, with several reports of a death toll of up to 70.
An estimated 70,000 people have been displaced by severe floods in Mozambique, according to the United Nations.
Severe rains have caused
While some governments are taking measures to abolish illiteracy it remains one of the biggest challenges of the 21st century. In Mozambique where
On the streets of Maputo the capital of Mozambique riots flared for the third successive day.
Police fired rubber bullets and reports say up to ten
Rioters clash with the Mozambique police for the second day in a row. People from the poor districts of Maputo protest against the 25% increase of
Troops have been deployed in Mozambique amid a second day of rioting caused by soaring prices.
The government said seven people had been killed
Police fired rubber bullets and tear-gas as they clashed with demonstrators, angry at hikes in the cost of basic necessities such as bread and fuel.
At least six people are reported killed in Mozambique, as protests over rising prices turned violent in and around the capital Maputo, and hundreds
Mozambican President Armando Guebuza is heading for a clear victory in the country’s general election. He is expected to retain power following