"The problem is that one in five workers are paid less than ten euros an hour."
Trade union representative (ver.di)
"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
"Our discovery reveals how small stars can be."
Master's Student, University of Cambridge
An investigation is being carried out into the cause of yesterday’s commuter train accident in Belgium.
18 people died and 95 were injured in the
Such was the violence of the impact, rescuers were faced with the task of searching for the dead and wounded through a maze of twisted metal.
The worst rail crash of the high speed age in Europe occurred near the German village of Eschede in June 1998. 101 people were killed and a further
News of the crash forced Belgian Prime Minister Yves Leterme to cut short a visit to Kosovo, where he was starting a tour of the Balkans.
Monday morning rush hour train travellers in Belgium have found themselves at the centre of the country’s worst rail disaster for decades.
A head-on collision between two trains in Belgium is reported to have left up to 25 people dead. The crash in a Brussels suburb happened during
Two trains crashed head-on outside Brussels on Monday, killing at least 20 people, officials and Belgian broadcaster VRT said. The passenger trains