"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
Israeli ministers are due to give their final approval for Premier Ariel Sharon’s Gaza pullout plan and for the new route of the West Bank security
Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero has voted in the referendum on the EU Constitution.
Spaniards are the first of ten nations to
Voting has begun in Portugal’s general election.
More than eight million people are eligible to cast their ballots and the country’s
A regional election in Germany is shaping up to be a damaging defeat for Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder’s Social Democrats.
Early results show the
Security forces in southern Russia have stormed an apartment block where suspected Islamic militants have been holed up since Saturday.
A number of
Baby number three has arrived for Britain’s highest-profile celebrity couple and, once again, the Beckhams have had a boy.
Dad David was beaming as
Turkish Cypriot President Rauf Denktash turning out to cast his ballot in ageneral election with high stakes for efforts to reunify the divided
If the opinion polls are to be believed, the voters in the north German state of Schleswig-Holstein are set to give a boost to Chancellor Gerhard