"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
Ukraine’s President, Viktor Yuschenko, has announced he’s dissolving parliament in an effort to end a long-running power struggle. It’s thought snap
The Italian government wants to block a bid by US phone company AT&T and America Movil of Mexico to buy stakes in the company that controls Telecom
Iranian state television has broadcast video images of two of the 15 British naval personnel captured on March 23rd. Standing in front of a map of
The US government has lost one of the most important environmental cases to reach the Supreme Court in decades.
The nation’s highest court has
Prosecutors in Iraq are calling for Saddam Hussein’s cousin, “Chemical Ali”, to be sentenced to death. Ali Hassan al-Majeed and five other defendants
Israel’s prime minister Ehud Olmert has publicly invited the Saudi king and other Arab leaders to meet him. Visiting German Chancellor Angela Merkel
Iranian state television has shown new footage of some of 15 detained British sailors and marines. It follows fresh media reports that the whole
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is in Lebanon on the last leg of her Mid-East Tour. With Germany holding the rotating EU Presidency she is there to