"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."
Chile’s president-elect Michelle Bachelet has repeated her promises of tax and education reforms, one day after she swept back to power.
Voters in Chile will go to the polls on Sunday to choose the country’s next president.
They will also select 120 members of the lower House of
Voting in some countries is required by law but no longer in Chile. For the first time, people may vote if they want to. Among other changes: in this
Hundreds of Chileans dressed in colourful zombie costumes of torn clothing and wigs pulled off their best impersonations in Santiago’s annual ‘Zombie
Hooded protesters got into violent confrontations with police during a march in support of the Mapuche Indians in Chile’s capital Santiago on
“We are well in the refuge, all 33 of us.”
The message echoed around the world three years ago, announcing the survival of the miners trapped in
The University of Santiago has symbolically graduated 39 Chilean students who were killed or disappeared at the start of country’s military
Thousands of people took part in the third annual “War of the Tomato” in the Chilean city of Quillon. In a take on the famed tomato festival in
A massive, free roaming eye, foot and other human body parts have entertained crowds in central Santiago as part of a street performance. Australia’s
An estimated 100,000 demonstrators marched in Santiago, Chile in a protest against education reforms. There were some clashes with police. Teachers’
The latest march by students demanding free education in Chile has turned ugly, with clashes between protesters and police.
Rallies have often
Police use water cannons and tear gas to break up a march by thousands of Chilean students in Santiago on Thursday.
November 10, 2007 The King of Spain Juan Carlos I tells Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez
"¿Por qué no te callas?" – or ‘Why don’t you just shut up?’
Chilean students staged a massive kiss-in in front of the government house in Santiago, hoping a more loving approach will do more to reach President
Student protests continued late into Tuesday (August 9) night in Santiago with clashes flaring up in some sectors and multitudes pouring onto the
Tens of thousands of protesters in Chile have demonstrated in the capital Santiago demanding education reforms and more equality.
A small number
Riot police used water canons and tear gas on thousands of protesters marching in Santiago in support of copper miners who are striking across the
More than 2,000 university students took part in a massive kissing protest in Santiago as part of continued demonstrations over education standards
Chilean police clashed with protesters after tens of thousands of Chilean students thronged the streets of Chile’s capital Santiago to demand lower
People in the Chilean capital celebrated the end of the successful rescue operation, coming out on the streets waving Chilean flags and blowing their