"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
Iran’s Foreign Minister has said he will examine proposals by world powers to persuade his country to end its nuclear programme. But Manouchehr
With almost all the votes counted the conservative opposition in the Czech Republic was in sight of winning the country’s general election.
The Iraqi government has rejected the findings of a US investigation into the deaths of civilians in March in the town of Ishaqi, branding the probe
Police in Canada have arrested 12 adults and five young people in a massive anti-terrorist sweep in the Toronto area.
The group were said to have
British police are refusing to comment on media reports that they are looking for a “dirty” bomb after their raid on a house in east London failed to
A state of emergency declared in the southern city of Basra has not helped put an end to the bloodshed.
A car bomb has gone off killing at least
Four Russians taken hostage by Iraqi gunmen in Baghdad have been released just hours after they were captured, according to the Italian news agency
With his country about to experience a new pipeline fueled oil boom, Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has been in Paris to address the