"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)
"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."
the global conversation
Rumen Radev in conversation with Euronews about corruption, terrorism, migration and more.
Pooh, the cat lost his hind legs in an accident and his chances of survival were slim.
The historian and philosopher Tzvetan Todorov has died at the age of 77, his family have said.
Corruption is a growing problem in the EU because leaders have been busy dealing with other crises, it’s been claimed.
Ognyan Gerdzhikov has been appointed as Bulgaria’s caretaker prime minister.
Political newcomer Rumen Radev has been sworn in as president of Bulgaria after a decisive victory in November’s election.
At least 25 people have been killed in central Europe as a result of severe frost and snow storms.
A decade on from joining the European Union, what impact has membership had on Bulgaria and Romania?
They were found in a serious condition, dehydrated and apparently had not eaten for five days.
At least five people have died in northeastern Bulgaria following a gas explosion after a train derailed early on Saturday.
At least five people have been killed and 25 injured when a cargo train derailed and burst into flames in the northeast of the country
At least four people have been killed and another 25 injured after a freight train derailed and exploded in northeastern Bulgaria.
Bulgarian authorities say one of the organisers of this week’s riots at a refugee shelter belongs to a ‘radical cell’.
They are angry about a decision by the local authority to put the camp in the southern town of Harmanli under quarantine after reports of a possible outbreak of skin disease.
Bulgaria’s outgoing defence minister has been charged with failing to honour an agreement with Russia to repair its Soviet-era fighter jets.
A senior aide to Russia’s president Vladimir Putin has said Moscow is planning for more constructive ties with Bulgaria and the ex-Soviet republic of Moldova.
Prosecutors in Bulgaria have charged the country’s former economy and energy minister over the cancellation of a 10 billion euro nuclear project.
The presidential election results in Bulgaria and Moldova show a distinct pro-Russian political trend.
As official results confirm, Rumen Radev will become Bulgaria’s next president while the ruling government has resigned.