"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 Soyuz space capsule carrying a Russian, an American and a Japanese docked smoothly on Thursday with the International Space Station. The capsule
It was a happy landing for the three astronauts returning to earth this Thursday (June 11), after more than six months spent in space.
A U.S. astronaut and two cosmonauts from Russia have returned to Earth after 167 days on board the International Space Station. Alexander
Three new crew members have arrived at the International Space Station. The research laboratory has been short-staffed for the last two weeks since
A Soyuz rocket has safely delivered a new three-member crew to the International Space Station even if there was a bit of a delay!
After a hitch
A Soyuz rocket has safely carried a new Russian crew to the International Space Station, despite a last-minute technical hitch.
Among them is Elena
Expedition 40 Commander Steve Swanson of NASA, Alexander Skvortsov and Oleg Artemyev of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) landed their
One of Europe’s most important space projects, and one that is already four years behind schedule, suffered another setback on
Leaving political tensions back down on earth, Russian, American and German crew members have boarded the International Space Station for a six month
They are the best of friends who will work together in close proximity hand in hand.
Co-operation between the US and Russia is alive and well – in
After nearly six months in space, the Russian-US crew of the International Space Station have come back down to earth.
The Soyuz capsule carrying
A Russian Soyuz capsule has successfully docked with the international space station.
The complex manoeuvre came after a journey of less than six
It took just six hours after launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan for the latest Russian Soyuz to arrive and safely dock with the
The International Space Station will receive a new cosmopolitan crew of cosmonauts after they blasted off from the Baikonur space station in
The first Canadian astronaut to command the International Space Station has touched down on Earth.
Chris Hadfield landed safely in Kazakhstan with
Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield has handed over control of the International Space Station. He is heading back to Earth after completing a
Two Russian cosmonauts and a US astronaut have travelled to the International Space Station in record time.
They arrived at the research
Three International Space Station (ISS) crew have returned to earth safely.
The Russian Soyuz capsule carrying them landed in the Kazakhstan
Three astronauts set off for the International Space Station on a Soyuz spacecraft that lifted off from Russia’s Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on
A cosmonaut and two astronauts have landed in Kazakhstan after spending four months on the International Space Station.