"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
The following is a timeline of terrorist attacks to have taken place in Belgium and France since the Charlie Hebdo attacks in January 2015.
A Belgian judge on Tuesday sentenced 15 members of an ISIL militant cell, nine of them in absentia, to up to 16 years in prison after convicting them of plotting attacks on targets including Brussels…
A Dutch court has approved the extradition of a French national suspected of involvement in a foiled terror attack.
Tens of thousands of people have hit the streets of the Belgium capital Brussels for the bi-annual ‘Zinneke Parade’.
Seven stand trial on charges including attempted murder and organising or belonging to a terrorist cell in Verviers.
Departures re-opened yesterday after the March 22 attacks and security is tight
Brussels Airport departure hall partially reopened to passengers on Sunday, less than six weeks after ISIL suicide bombers struck there. “Brussels is
state of the union
In this edition of Europe Weekly: Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam is extradited from Belgium to France; the Maelbeek metro station reopens; the
Key suspect in the Paris Attacks, Salah Abdelslam, has spent his first night at Europe’s biggest prison. He will be kept in solitary confinement at
King Philippe of the Belgians travels on the metro one month after the Brussels attacks
The metro station in Brussels targeted by suicide bombers last month has finally reopened. A bomb was detonated at the Maelbeek metro station just
One month on from the terrorist attacks in Brussels, reconstruction work on the airport continues. Authorities say they aim to have it back to
One month to the day after the Brussels attacks and members of parliament’s investigation commission paid a symbolic visit to the Maelbeek metro
“Together in Peace” Hundreds of people have gathered in central Brussels in memory of those who died in last month’s terrorist attacks. The march is
Jacqueline Galant quit amid claims she neglected EU reports that highlight safety failings at the site, which was the target of ISIL-inspired suicide bombers on March 22.
Judges have ordered that the seven men continue to be detained while investigators gather evidence
Security is extra tight in Brussels on Thursday with several suspects appearing in front of a judge, as investigations progress into the deadly
Stranded passengers have voiced anger over protest action by air traffic controllers
Police in Brussels have arrested three more suspects linked to November’s Paris attacks. They were picked up following a house search in the
Police investigating the Paris terror attacks in November are questioning three people…in Brussels. It follows a house search there, in the southern