"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."
Security sources in Egypt say four soldiers were killed and nine wounded when gunmen attacked a military bus on Sunday in the Sinai
Three years after the uprising against Hosni Mubarak, supporters of Egypt’s new military strongman have been celebrating in Tahrir Square.
The Egyptian government says 29 people have been killed in clashes amid demonstrations on the third anniversary of the country’s uprising against the
Egypt is gearing up for rival demonstrations on the third anniversary of the uprising that toppled Hosni Mubarak.
Security has been tight around
It is exactly three years since the start of the uprising that toppled Hosni Mubarak.
But Egypt is reflecting on today’s anniversary amid an
Three years ago, on 25 January, 2011, angry Egyptians demanded their ruler of 30 years step down. For 18 days, they demonstrated in central Cairo for
The trial of Egypt’s deposed President Mohammed Mursi has been rescheduled for February 1.
Bad weather delayed the resumption of the
Reports in Egypt say one student has died and four others have been injured following clashes at Al-Azhar University between supporters of the Muslim
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Hundreds of activists – largely secular and liberal groups – have marched through central Cairo to commemorate violent clashes in December 2011 in
Egypt’s constituent assembly has completed its work on a draft constitution. It reflects how far the balance of power has shifted since the secular-
In Cairo protests by hundreds of Egyptians continued into Tuesday night despite attempts by riot police to disperse them.
Most of them were
Riot police in Egypt have clashed with protesters defying a new law that restricts demonstrations.
Hundreds gathered at government buildings in
Demonstrations have broken out in Egypt 24 hours after a new law was ratified by the interim President Adly Mansour restricting public protests.
Muslim Brotherhood supporters have been marching in protest on the streets of Cairo ahead of Monday’s trial of deposed Islamist President Mohamed
Muslim Brotherhood supporters stage protests in Cairo and in other provinces calling for the return of ousted Islamist President Mohamed Mursi.
One person has been killed in clashes in Egypt as protests continue against the ousting two months ago of Islamist President Mohamed Mursi
From Saturday, Egypt will shorten the country’s curfew by two hours every day.
The army says this is because of an improvement in security
Despite the State of Emergency being extended in Egypt by another two months, several thousand Muslim Brotherhood protesters gathered after Friday
Violent protests have erupted once again on the streets of Egypt between supporters of the deposed President Mohamed Mursi and those supporting the