"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."
Dozens more injured after gunman sets fire to gaming tables in the Philippine capital. Police suspect the motive was robbery.
Street fighting continues on Mindanao between Philippine army forces and ISIL militants who have trapped 2000 civilians in the city of Marawi.
The Philippines deploys more troops to defeat Islamist rebels in the southern city of Marawi, while hundreds of civilians wait to be evacuated.
Tens of thousands of civilians have fled Marawi where Filipino troops have been battling with ISIL militants.
Tens of thousands of people have fled the besieged Philippine city of Marawi, amid fierce clashes between government forces and Islamist
Hundreds of people have been leaving the besieged city in the southern Philippines as security forces battle militants linked to the self-proclaimed Islamic State.
The Maute militant group, which has pledged allegiance to ISIL, captured parts of the southern city of Marawi earlier this week.
The president of the Philippines has warned he will deal harshly with militants after martial law was declared on the southern Mindanao island.
Greenpeace Philippines made this 50-foot-long sculpture of a dead whale, made out of plastic waste.
A Chinese naval fleet has begun a three-day friendly visit to the Philippines.
Please don't play with (nuclear) fire: Asian leaders urge the US to show restraint after Pyongyang's latest missile test.
“Anti-imperialist” demonstrators have gathered outside the US Embassy in Manila as the 30th summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations kicks off.
Catholic devotees were nailed to wooden crosses in a reenactment of Jesus Christ's crucifixion
Carpenters in the Philippines are building the future location of the farmers’ association in the municipality of Bayabas.
In 2013 Typhoon Haiyan devastated the Philippines. Since then global funding has helped the island country develop a solid risk reduction programme.
Hundreds of Catholics in the Philippines are celebrating the pre-Easter festival Maundy Thursday.
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