"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."
The jury in the British phone-hacking trial has been discharged after failing to reach verdicts on further charges against former newspaper editor
Former News of the World editor Rebekah Brookes has walked free while Andy Coulson was found guilty of complicity in the phone-hacking
British Prime Minister David Cameron’s former media chief Andy Coulson has been found guilty of being part of a phone hacking scandal that shocked
The wiretapping scandal that may yet force early elections in Poland took another twist on Monday. Last week Wprost magazine published a bugged
The Polish government has admitted that security forces went too far when they raided the offices of a magazine and tried to seize tapes that have
Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy has denounced the phone-tapping conducted by magistrates investigating him.
He likened the actions to those
The US National Security Agency (NSA) is recording “every single” phone conversation in an undisclosed foreign country, according to a report in the
France’s Justice Minister, Christiane Taubira, is defying calls for her to quit after it was revealed she did know former President Nicolas Sarkozy
Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair offered to work as an unofficial adviser to media mogul Rupert Murdoch.
The revelation came to light in
In an online question-and-answer session on Thursday evening, NSA contractor turned whistle-blower in exile Edward Snowden answered 13 questions from
President Barack Obama announced a ban on U.S. eavesdropping on the leaders of close friends and allies on Friday, and rein in the vast collection of
A US judge has ruled that the National Security Agency (NSA) program that collects the phone records of millions of American citizens is
Data collection in the US could be “refined” to give the public more confidence that their privacy is not being violated.
President Barack Obama
Fallout from the NSA spying scandal – Brazil has snubbed the US firm Boeing and awarded a 4.5 billion dollar jet contract to the Swedish firm
Brazil has said it is not considering granting asylum to the fugitive former US security analyst Edward Snowden despite his offering to help
US whistleblower Edward Snowden is willing to help Brazil’s government investigate NSA spying on its soil if the South American state grants him
A US judge has ruled the government’s gathering of private Americans’ phone records is likely to be unlawful.
He described the collection of
Britain’s Queen Elizabeth was allegedly left angered – by royal police officers stealing bowls of nuts from the corridors of Buckingham Palace!
The director of Spain’s National Intelligence Centre, Felix Sanz Roldan, has appeared before the county’s official secrets committee to clarify his
The German government is reportedly keen to talk to whistleblower Edward Snowden about the United States spying on its allies.
It comes after the