"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."
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Macky Sall shot to his present political height of Senegal’s president-elect in a space of 12 years, building on experience. He is originally a
Thousands of people have taken to the streets of the Senegalese capital, Dakar, to celebrate the presidential election victory of Macky Sall.
There were celebrations in Senegal as supporters of presidential challenger Macky Sall greeted his victory.
Although official results have not yet
As polling stations closed in Senegal’s run-off presidential election, voters were just hours away from knowing whether President Abdoulaye Wade had
There are appeals for calm as Senegal votes in the second round of presidential elections.
With the recent coup in fellow West African country
Officials in Senegal have called for calm ahead of Sunday’s presidential run-off as incumbent Abdoulaye Wade looks to extend his twelve-year
Campaigning between the two remaining rivals in Senegal’s presidential election second round runoff ended on Friday after weeks of
Opposition candidate Macky Sall will challenge Senegal’s incumbent leader Abdoulaye Wade to a run off for the presidency in roughly three weeks
With unofficial results from Senegal’s presidential election suggesting a close first round , the two front runners, Abdoulaye Wade and Macky Sall
Unofficial polls in Senegal suggest the presidential election there might have to go to a second round.
The two main rivals, the incumbent
Unofficial polls in Senegal suggest the presidential election might have to go to a second round.
The two main rivals, the incumbent President
Senegal’s President Abdoulaye Wade was booed as he cast his vote in a controversial election expected to return him for a third term.
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The presidential poll will be held on Sunday against a backdrop of
Former Nigerian leader Olusegun Obasanjo is in Senegal as a special African envoy to try to defuse tensions ahead of next Sunday’s presidential
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The Senegalese capital Dakar has been rocked by a fourth consecutive day of violence in clashes between police and opponents of President Abdoulaye
Euronews spoke to the head of the EU observer mission in Senegal, Thijs Berman. He said he was worried about a situation where police are firing live
The unrest in Senegal that has claimed several lives in recent days has prompted the UN Secretary General to call for restraint from all sides.