"The poor will get poorer and the rich will get richer."
"The public tend to curse the medical and legal professions in ethically contested situations"
University of Warwick
"People who have had a poor childhood do less well in the labour market."
Head of social policy, OECD
"Mini-jobs and flexibility in the labour market have led to a situation where there are very many working poor."
Head of social policy, OECD
"We don't get involved in the politics of the nations that we visit. We are above that. I don't want to criticize why we couldn't use a soprano that sang alone on stage. I like to see the other part - that in the orchestra women and men can sit together. It's a great step forward."
"It always runs on time, it's very fast, it's comfortable."
"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)
With unofficial results from Senegal’s presidential election suggesting a close first round , the two front runners, Abdoulaye Wade and Macky Sall
Unofficial polls in Senegal suggest the presidential election there might have to go to a second round.
The two main rivals, the incumbent
Unofficial polls in Senegal suggest the presidential election might have to go to a second round.
The two main rivals, the incumbent President
Senegal’s President Abdoulaye Wade was booed as he cast his vote in a controversial election expected to return him for a third term.
The people of Senegal are going to the polls in an election that pits the President against a string of rivals who say his bid for a third term is
An African mediator is making a last ditch attempt to ward off a presidential election crisis in Senegal.
Opponents claim that incumbent Abdoulaye
The opposition in Senegal has called for another unofficial anti-government demonstration on Monday in the centre of Dakar, following more clashes on
The Senegalese capital Dakar has been rocked by a fourth consecutive day of violence in clashes between police and opponents of President Abdoulaye
At least 10 people have been injured during clashes between police and protesters in Senegal’s capital Dakar. Officers used tear gas to disperse
In Senegal, anger over President Abdoulaye Wade’s intention to stay in power is shaking the west African country’s social foundations. He is now in
The unrest in Senegal that has claimed several lives in recent days has prompted the UN Secretary General to call for restraint from all sides.
Protesters clashed with Senegalese police in Dakar on Tuesday after demonstrating against a decision by President Abdoulaye Wade to seek
Opposition groups have lost their appeal to prevent Abdoulaye Wade running for president of Senegal a third time.
The Constitutional Council, the
Senegal’s opposition has vowed resistance to President Wade, whose decision to seek a controversial third term in office sparked violent protests on
Calm has returned to streets of Senegal’s capital city, even though the opposition has vowed to continue its fight against President Abdoulaye Wade’s
There has been violence in Senegal after the country’s top legal body gave the go-ahead for veteran President Abdoulaye Wade to stand for a third
World famous Senegalese musician Youssou N’Dour says he wants to give up music for politics and will run for president of his West African
Pressure has been increasing to convince Abdulaye Wade not to run for president of Senegal for a third time. Many say the 85-year-old has no place on
World famous singer Youssou N’Dour is contemplating swapping the stage for the campaign rostrum after saying he will run for president in his native
Thousands of students and other protesters clashed with riot police outside the National Assembly building in the capital Dakar, where lawmakers were