"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
ArcelorMittal is to write down the value of its European business by 3.25 billion euros.
The world’s biggest steelmaker said demand fell around
In France, the government has struck a deal with steel giant ArcelorMittal to keep open the firm’s Florange plant in the north of the country
The French government and steelmaker ArcelorMittal are reported to be considering several options to save jobs at a northern plant ahead of a
How to reverse decades of industrial decline is at the top of the political agenda for both France and Italy.
The furore surrounding
The French government claims to have found an industrialist willing to invest 400 million euros to restart ArcelorMittal’s Florange
French President François Hollande and steel tycoon Lakshmi Mittal have vowed to continue talking over the future of a plant in the north-east of the
France’s President Francois Hollande is set to meet Lakshmi Mittal in a bid to end an intensifying row over the fate of two idle steel
Steel manufacturer ArcelorMittal has announced the closure of two idle blast furnaces in eastern France and with it the potential loss of more than
French Minister for Industrial Renewal Arnaud Montebourg travelled to the Lorraine region in a last ditch effort to avoid the partial closure of a
Singing “we have arrived”, 17 steelworkers from global steel and mining company ArcelorMittal finally reached Paris, after walking for 10 days to
French steel workers have tried to deliver a noisy message to Nicolas Sarkozy’s campaign headquarters in Paris.
They were protesting about the