"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."
This is time lapse footage of a city’s human maple leaf to mark Canada’s 150th birthday celebrations.
It was created on Saturday in Winnipeg
Police caught a French thief after he telephoned a car pound in a bid to recover a vehicle left behind in a raid.
Four thieves stole a Mercedes
For the majority of web users, online acronyms have become a useful shorthand for communicating quickly.
But they haven’t proved practical for
As the number of sharks in popular U.S. tourist destinations was set to rise, experts say the chance of being attacked by the animals is minuscule and the odds of a fatal encounter are even lower.
A man has broken his own record for balancing a running lawnmower on his chin
Officials have rejected claims FC Barcelona shirts have been banned in Saudi Arabia amid escalating tensions between Qatar and several Arab
For more than three decades Marcus Schaefer has been enjoying the surf near one of the world’s most beautiful beaches.
With the Christ the Redeemer
Jeremy Corbyn was left redder than a Labour Party rosette after his celebration with a colleague went embarrassingly wrong.
They were pictured around voting stations across Britain.
If British humour was ever automated or computerised, its default setting might be “joke about almost everything”.
Naomi Campbell and a host of other celebrities took to the catwalk for the ‘Fashion for Relief’ charity event in aid of Save the Children.
Brad De Losa from Australia won the STIHL Timbersports Champions Trophy in Hamburg on Saturday night.
The Formula One Spanish Grand Prix was on most petrol-heads minds this weekend but for a dedicated few in Britain the new lawn mower race season was their adrenaline…
Car safety feature lands drunk driver in hot water with police after it automatically called them to report an accident.
A 101-year-old D-Day veteran has broken the world record for the oldest tandem skydiver.
The second round of the French presidential election was a convincing victory for Emmanuel Macron who won 66 percent of the vote compared to Marine Le Pen’s 34…
Embattled United Airlines embroiled in another controversy over mysterious death of giant rabbit whose owners are seeking damages
The CEO of the Australian airline Qantas attacked with pie during speech
Rival candidates were forced into a drawing of straws to decide the winner of a local council seat in north-east England.
There was high drama at the traditional May Day Cheese Rolling World Championships in Stilton, UK.