"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
It is being described as a major victory for Western efforts to increase thepressure on Iran over its nuclear ambitions.
The UN nuclear watchdog
Thousands of protesters opposed to the US and British presence in Iraq are taking part in marches across Europe.
In London, some 20,000
Hurricane Rita battered low lying areas along the Texas-Louisiana border on Saturday with winds up to two hundred kilometres per hour.
Award winners were announced in San Sebastian on Saturday, as the Spanish city’s fifty third international film festival reached its climax.
Israel has launched deadly airstrikes in Gaza, in response to Palestinian rocket attacks. It is the worst flare-up in violence since Israel pulled
Final preparations are underway as Poland gets ready to vote in Sunday’s parliamentary elections. After four years of corruption and high