"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 International Criminal Court is demanding the immediate release of four of its members detained in the Libyan town of Zintan since
The transfer of Saif Gaddafi to the interim government in Tripoli has been delayed again owing to a disagreement over money.
The Zintan rebels who
Another voice, that of former Libyan prime minister al-Baghdadi al-Mahmoudi, who is in prison in Tunisia, has added his support to the accusation
Libya’s government says it is ready and able to try Saif al-Islam, the son of former leader Muammar Gaddafi – ignoring calls for him to be
French President Nicolas Sarkozy has angrily denied accusations, during a live television interview, that he received money from deposed Libyan
Where Saif al-Islam will be tried is yet to be determined by the International Criminal Court according to officials in The Hague.
Libya and the
The new Libyan transitional government has been given a stamp of approval by the international criminal court.
The ICC had earlier issued a warrant
Footage of Saif al-Islam Gaddafi’s first hours in captivity has emerged showing his Libyan revolutionary captors with the injured son of late
Security, stability and a return to normal life.
They are the priorities outlined by Libya’s new transitional government, unveiled by interim Prime
The son of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi could face trial in Libya, despite being wanted by the International Criminal Court in the Hague
A day after the arrest of Colonel Gaddafi’s son Saif al-Islam, it is the end of the road, too, for the late leader’s fugitive former spy
He is being held in the militia stronghold of Zintan.
But as celebrations continue over the arrest of Saif al-Islam, the question remains: where
Wearing traditional robes with a scarf pulled over his head, a heavy bearded, bespectacled Saif al-Islam talks to men in military uniform, on board
Libya’s prime minister says Colonel Gaddafi’s son Saif al-Islam will get a fair trial in his homeland.
The fugitive was detained by a militia
Almost unrecognisable in traditional robes and a heavy black beard, Saif al-Islam, Colonel Gaddafi’s fugitive son, has been arrested in southwest
In his last appearance before international TV cameras in August, Saif al-Islam cut a defiant figure.
Surrounded by armed followers and smiling
Saif al-Islam, Colonel Gaddafi’s fugitive son, has been arrested in southern Libya.
The late leader’s heir apparent had been on the run since
Muammar Gaddafi’s son Saif al-Islam has been arrested along with several bodyguards in Libya.
The interim justice minister said he was detained near
The UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, has made his first visit to Libya since the fall of Muammar Gaddafi.
He promised the new administration that
The son of the late leader Libyan Muammar Gaddafi is negotiating with the International Criminal Court about giving himself up.
Saif al-Islam is