"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 dozen Tunisian MPs have frozen their membership at the National Constituent Assembly (NCA) to condemn the reduced sentences received by top
There have been angry clashes in the Tataouine governate in Southern Tunisia after market sellers were prevented from setting up stalls by
Arab Spring countries
The killing of seven policemen and political paralysis have brought thousands of Tunisians onto the streets in protest.
Many marched on Thursday in
Exactly two years since Tunisia’s first free elections, violence and political tension have marked the anniversary.
In the Sidi Bouzid region in
Thousands of Tunisians have joined a protest in the capital Tunis, calling for the country’s Islamist-led government to resign immediately.
The opposition in Tunisia has begun what it hopes will be a week of mass protests to try and force the Islamist-dominated Ennahda government to step
Opposition and union leaders In Tunisia are threatening to stage more street protests.
They had wanted the Islamist government to step down and
The Tunisian government has responded to the opposition protests that have gripped the north African country. The Islamist ruling party Ennahda has
Thousands of protesters called for Tunisia’s Islamist-led government to quit on Tuesday night in the largest opposition rally since the country’s
An interior ministry official has confirmed Tunisian police shot dead an Islamist militant on the outskirts of the capital. The killing happened on
Tens of thousands of Tunisians have been demonstrating in support of the country’s Islamist led government.
Supporters of the ruling Ennahda party
Tunisia’s secular Ettakatol party has called for the dissolution of the country’s Islamist led interim government. Ettakatol, which is part of the
Tensions are running in high in Tunisia, where the government is trying to calm a wave of protest following the assassination of opposition
Mohamed Brahmi, a prominent Tunisian opposition figure, has been shot dead in the capital Tunis.
The leader of the secular nationalist Popular
Tunisian opposition politician Mohamed Brahmi, who belonged to the nationalist and secular Popular Party, was shot dead outside his house in the
Ali Larayedh, the head of the Tunisian government, was in Brussels on June 25, to see the European Commission and Council presidents, as well as the
Two years after the “Arab Spring”, which saw the fall of the old regime and brought democracy to Tunisia, life remains difficult for a large part of
Three activists have been arrested in Tunis after staging the first ever bare-breasted protest in an Arab country. The women, from the Femen
Tunisian police seized three foreign activists who disrobed in front of the Ministry of Justice on Wednesday to protest against the jailing of a