"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."
Locals in the village of Bergün in Switzerland have banned photography of its landscapes.
The inhabitants want to encourage people to ditch social
“Travelling and taking photos, seeing the world in which we live: I can’t imagine a better way of living this life that has been given to us.” – says
The cleaning of Copenhagen’s Little Mermaid statue, which authorities say was vandalised by anti-whaling activists, features in our pictures of the
Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets Pope Francis at the Vatican, in China a diver performs an underwater dragon dance, in France Rafael
A picture of a heavily-armed policeman blowing a kiss at two women in Manchester sums up the spirit of the city, it’s been claimed.
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The armed conflict in the Eastern Ukraine rolls into its forth year this spring. The Minsk agreements are being called the only solution, though all
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A tourist was hospitalised after trying to take a photo with a cow on a Corsican beach, officials have revealed.
Joanna Gill travelled to Norway’s Svalbard peninsula to film 360° video. You can see her report on the global seed vault and the world’s northern
The World Press Photo Exhibition 2017 has begun wowing crowds with the best images that summed up our world over the past year.
Main picture above: Sorbian men dressed in black tailcoats ride decorated horses during an Easter rider procession near Panschwitz, Germany.
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The photograph is now on the official website of the White House along with details about Melania's life
An exhibition at London’s Saatchi Gallery explores the history of the selfie
For hundreds of years we have been doing it – turning our own image into art.
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A choice selection of the week’s most striking images from around the world Candles on Westminster Bridge.
A choice selection of the week’s most striking images from around the world Rafael Nadal (ESP) waits in the tunnel to enter the court for his fourth round match against Roger Federer in the BNP Par
Europeans have captured their creative side by turning their cameras on themselves for a special selfie contest.