"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
Braving the freezing weather and the presence of riot police, protesters in Belarus kept up a vigil for a re-run of a presidential poll they say was
The Spanish prime minister has urged political parties and victims of terrorism to unite to seek peace following the ETA statement. Jose Luis
So what is the Basque country? There are three core counties in northern Spain that make up what the Basques call Euskadi, the autonomous Basque
News of the ETA ceasefire has been welcomed across the political spectrum in Spain, with the notable exception of the main opposition party.
The armed Basque separatist group ETA has announced a permanent ceasefire, raising hopes in Spain that almost four decades of bombings and shootings
Banned by Spanish authorities for refusing to condemn ETA violence, the Basque nationalist party Batasuna has been giving its reaction to news of the
Doctors at public university hospitals and clinics in Germany have continued their strike, demanding a pay rise of 30 per cent, compensation for
A British high school that excluded a Muslim girl from class for wearing a long gown did not infringe her right to practice her religion, according