"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
A crucial summit between Israeli and Palestinian leaders in Jerusalem has been described as “pretty bad” by a senior Palestinian official
The European Food Safety Authority has been inaugurated in Parma. The guest of honour was EU Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso.
A Vietnamese leader has visited the US for the first time since the war that killed millions of people. President George W Bush and Prime Minister
At least five people are reported to have been killed and 100 injured in a rail crash in Israel.
Wreckage from the passenger train was flung far
Tens of thousands of revellers have gathered at the ancient Stonehenge monument in Britain to celebrate the coming of the northern hemisphere’s
A car bomb has gone off in Beirut, killing an anti-Syrian politician. George Hawi died instantly – the only victim of the explosion in the Wata
Germany’s construction workers have agreed to work more hours for just one percent better pay.
The deal covering West Germany was signed as the