"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."
A massive landslide in northeast Nepal has killed at least eight people and injured dozens more.
Officials are warning of possible flash floods in
Hundreds of people were killed and more than 2,000 are missing after a landslide smashed into a village in Afghanistan on Friday (2 May). Rescue
Hundreds of survivors of the mudslide that buried the village of Aab Barik in Afghanistan on Friday have spent the weekend on an exposed
Hundreds of people are missing-feared-dead after a mudslide in north-east Afghanistan, according to local officials.
Colonel Abdul Qadeer Sayad, a
It is day six of a desperate search for human life among the rubble and mud in the town of Oso north east of Seattle in the US.
The number of
Sixteen bodies have now been recovered after the devastating mudslide in Washington state. Eight more have been found but are as yet too difficult to
Rescue workers combed through muck and rubble left by a devastating weekend mudslide in Washington state. Fourteen people are known to have died and
Heavy rains hit the province of Styria, in central Austria, causing floods, landslides and mudslides. One person has been killed, according
At least 10 people are dead and many more injured after a mudslide in Colombia covered 15 homes.
Rescue workers say 35 people are still
A series of deadly unexploded landmines have been washed up by flood waters in and around South Korea’s capital.
The explosives, buried around