"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
Two movies about the fall out of the Iraq war have been causing as much of a stir as their stars at the Venice Film Festival.
Charlize Theron stars
A clean-up operation has been carried out in Copenhagen, after a night of rioting as activists marked the six-month anniversary of the demolition of
With no signs of a breakthrough in Belgium’s political crisis, thousands of the country’s Flemish majority have been taking part in their annual
A small bomb has exploded on a road in Fuenmayor in Spain’s Rioja region, causing minor damage. The blast came after a telephone warning from a
Investigations are continuing in France following the arrest of ETA suspects this weekend.
Madrid believes two key ETA members are among the three
Lebanese people have been celebrating in the streets after their government announced it has retaken control of the Nahr al-Bared Palestinian refugee