"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
Russia has threatened ‘serious consequences’ if the Estonian Parliament carries out a decision to move a controversial statue.
A majority of just
American and Iraqi forces have said they’ve upped the tempo in their security crackdown in Baghdad. New checkpoints were set up, people and vehicles
The trial of those accused of taking part in the Madrid train bombings in 2004 has begun in the Spanish capital. In the dock are 29 people, both
The Director of the Association of Victims of the Madrid Train Bombings has spoken of her feelings about the trial of those accused of carrying out
It has emerged that the 18-year-old gunman who shot five people dead in a Salt Lake City shopping mall was a survivor of the siege of Srebrenica
The West Africa state of Guinea continues to be under siege. A blanket curfew has now been partially lifted to allow residents to buy food. However
The Serbian parliament has voted by an overwhelming majority to reject the UN’s plan to grant limited independence to Kosovo, a resolution which does
The US President, George W Bush, has insisted a branch of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards is linked to some attacks on US troops in Iraq.
“I can say
Mohammed the Egyptian, or Rabei Osman Sayed Ahmed is considered by the prosecution to one of four masterminds behind the Madrid bombings. In October
A German man who published works such as “The Hitler We Loved And Why” and “Did Six Million Really Die?” has been convicted by a court of denying the
Spain is reliving one of the worst moments of its recent history with the opening of the trial of those accused of taking part in the 2004 Madrid
As the trial of those accused of the 2004 Madrid train bombings gets under way, victims and their families have been describing their feelings. The
Estonia’s parliament voted for its removal, by 46 to 44 votes with eleven abstentions, but the President vetoed the law almost immediately. The row