"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."
Rescue workers have freed 20 miners who were trapped in a gold mine after a landslide in northern Nicaragua.
Twenty-nine workers were initially
Just as residents of Managua were clearing up the damage from an earthquake on Thursday, a second earthquake struck Nicaragua on Friday.
Working on the land is considered by many to be a low status job. Farm workers generally earn low wages for hard labour and tend to have limited
A man on the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted list has been arrested in Nicaragua. School teacher Eric Justin Toth is suspected of child pornography
One of the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted has been arrested by the Nicaraguan police.
Former Washington DC schoolteacher Eric Justin Toth is suspected of
In Nicaragua, around 400 people living near the San Cristobal volcano have been ordered to leave their homes because of a series of small eruptions
Thirty-eight mothers are on a journey through Mexico in memory of their missing loved ones and to demand greater action by the government to protect
Eighteen Mexican nationals are due to stand trial in Nicaragua after an alleged attempt to smuggle 9.2 million US dollars in cash through the
Visiting Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad joined leaders from Central America in congratulating Nicaragua’s Daniel Ortega as he was sworn in for
Violence in the wake of Nicaragua’s disputed presidential election has left at least four people dead and dozens of police officers injured.
Violence has broken out in Nicaragua in protest over disputed presidential election results.
Hundreds of people took the streets of the capital
Nicaragua’s outgoing leader Daniel Ortega appears to be heading for a landslide victory in the country’s presidential election.
Nicaragua’s President Daniel Ortega looks set to be re-elected. Despite some allegations of election fraud, the former Marxist guerilla leader is
Nicaraguans are voting in a presidential ballot that looks set to hand incumbent Daniel Ortega a second term.
The country has enjoyed strong
Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega looks certain to be reelected in the country’s election on Sunday.
The leftist former Sandinista commander has
Scores of people have been killed in floods and landslides throughout Central America triggered by days of persistent heavy rain.
El Salvador has
War, revolution and natural disasters remain in living memory for many people in Nicaragua, one of Central America’s poorest countries. For
Ousted president Manuel Zelaya has stepped back briefly into his homeland Honduras in defiance of the military. Accompanied by a pack of