"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 doctor who was key to the US hunting down Osama bin Laden has been charged with murder by Pakistan.
Shakil Afridi is a hero to US officials but
A Pakistani doctor who helped the U.S. track down al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden has been charged with murder.
Shakil Afridi is accused of causing
A 33-year prison sentence has been overturned in Pakistan of a doctor who was instrumental in finding Osama bin Laden.
Dr. Shakil Afridi helped
The radical Muslim cleric Abu Qatada has finally been deported from Britain to Jordan.
He is wanted in Jordan on charges of alleged terrorism. He
Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow, of The Hurt Locker, has chronicled the 10-year manhunt for Osama bin Laden in her new film Zero Dark
A Pakistani surgeon recruited by the CIA to help find Osama bin Laden has been sentenced to 33 years for treason.
Shakeel Afridi was tried under
The family of al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden who was killed by US Special Forces nearly a year ago, were taken over night from a house in Islamabad
Three widows and two daughters of Osama Bin Laden have been sentenced to 45 days in a Pakistani jail. The five women have been found guilty of
The North Tower of the World Trade Center takes nine seconds to collapse to the ground, one hour and 41 minutes after the impact with flight 11
Firefighters and police begin the process of clearing 1.5 million tonnes of debris from “Ground Zero”, where the Twin Towers once stood. Eleven
United Airlines flight 175 hits the World Trade Center’s South Tower between floors 77-85 at a speed of around 950 km/h. All 65 passengers and crew
The immediate aftermath of American Airlines flight 77 hitting the Pentagon. 64 passengers and crew and 125 Pentagon personnel are killed.
The South Tower of the World Trade Centre takes 10 seconds to collapse, 56 minutes after the collision with flight 175.
In a chronology of conflict, 9/11 propels the US to war.
In the immediate aftermath, Osama bin Laden is the prime suspect behind the attacks.
Ken George, in his house in New York’s Long Island, takes 32 pills a day.
He was a 9/11 emergency worker (first responder) and as a result of that
A US treasure hunter plans to comb the bottom of the Arabian Sea to find the remains of Osama bin Laden.
Bill Warren wants to establish if the
With public confidence in Pakistan’s army very low, especially after Osama bin Laden was found living in one of the country’s most heavily
Amid reports of a power struggle to succeed him, al Qaeda’s late leader looks to have spoken from beyond the grave.
A recording purportedly made by
A voice from beyond the grave – an audio recording from the former al Qaeda leader has been posted on Islamist websites.
The posthumously released
Al Qaeda has reportedly named a temporary leader in the wake of Osama bin Laden’s death.
Saif-al-Adel, an Egyptian former special forces officer