"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
Former top Croatian Serb policeman, Milan Martic, has been found guilty of crimes against humanity committed during the war in Croatia and
The International War Crimes Tribunal in the Hague is due to deliver a verdict in the case of a former Serb rebel leader accused of murder, torture
At a speed of 27,000 kilometres an hour and more than 346 kilometres above the Earth, two astronauts from the shuttle Atlantis have ventured out on a
Police in the European Union will get automatic access to DNA and digital fingerprint databases across the bloc.
EU Interior Ministers say the
Organic food production and labels and are set to be standardised across Europe. The move, which follows nearly a year and a half of negotiations
A complete mess – Malta’s assessment of Europe’s efforts to deal with illegal migrants stranded at sea.
After a day of talks EU Interior Ministers
US brewer Anheuser-Busch has won the latest round in the legal fight over the Budweiser trademarks. A top EU court ruled for Anheuser-Busch and
The Palestinian Information Minister, Mustapha Barghouti, has underlined the possible consequences of the Hamas-Fatah battles.
“What is at stake
Palestinian Fatah and Hamas militants are fighting an all-out battle for control in Gaza and the West Bank.
Fatah has accused its government