"The problem is that one in five workers are paid less than ten euros an hour."
Trade union representative (ver.di)
"Just enough money for a kebab"
Music teacher (Berlin)
"Each halva has five layers of ground rice, hazelnuts, sugar and a syrup made with water and lemon. You have to leave it to rest overnight."
"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
All eyes were expected to be on Florida but questions over uncounted ballots in Ohio looks like delaying the final verdict.
As many as 175,000
A compromise deal has been reached in a dispute at Europe’s biggest carmaker, according to union sources. It comes after thousands of Volkswagen
A trial has begun in central France over the disappearances and deaths of seven young girls and women, in a case dating back to the 1970s.
Just two college votes separated President Bush and Senator John Kerry when the Democrat challenger conceded defeat. Bush went to bed sixteen votes
It has been a good election day all round for the Republicans who have strengthened their grip on Congress’s two chambers. Network projections showed
A power-sharing deal that promises to guarantee Lithuania’s pro-European policy has been struck. The country’s ruling alliance, led by Prime Minister
George W. Bush has won a second term as US president after Senator John Kerry conceded defeat. The Democrat challenger telephoned Bush to offer his
BAE systems lost as much as six percent on Wednesday as gathering storm cloudsof scandal swept around the company as Britain’s Serious Fraud Office
Russian oil company Yukos’s boss Steven Theede has announced his company’s position is unsustainable and it can no longer continue to operate
German luxury carmaker BMW has repeated it is on course for a record year in revenues and sales , but its third quarter figures were slightly down on
Leave Iraq or we hand her over to Zarqawi – the stark message from militants holding Margaret Hassan to the British government. The group which