"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
Israeli stiletto design is center stage at an exhibition in Holon, south of Tel Aviv.
Apple has unveiled the future vision for its retail stores hoping that can help revitalise sales.
Classic cars and bikes and wax works of their famous owners, from Joseph Stalin to Mikhail Gorbechev, have gone on show in Bulgaria. The Varna Retro
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Paris Fashion Week kicked off with Finnish brand Aalto’s “Endless Sun” Spring/Summer 2016 ready-to-wear collection. A celebration of midsummer in
My delight at having my interview confirmed with Jean Paul Gaultier easily eclipsed any worries I had about what to wear. In fact I don’t really
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Web giant Google has unveiled a new logo to reflect its ‘presence across many different platforms’. Visitors to Google’s homepage were greeted with
Hong Kong has long attracted European entrepreneurs as a vital hub and springboard to Asian markets. It is very much a non-stop, business-friendly
The Spanish Cultural Center in Mexico City is showing a retrospective of Spanish designer Agatha Ruiz de la Prada’s work, spanning the last three
The latest furniture and interior design trends are on display at the International Furniture Fair in Cologne, Germany. Among thousands of items
A new concept piano priced at 200,000 euros hopes to offer a more balanced and powerful sound, better directed at the audience.
Legendary fashion designer Pierre Cardin has inaugurated a museum retracing his extraordinary career all the way back to his first ladies collection
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His designs have been described as eclectic. From a space rocket, to an iconic juicer, to the house he lives in – Philippe Starck has designed them
Influential creator and architect Philippe Starck first became widely known in the 1980s and is today considered a legend of modern design.
In this edition of Business Planet we visit London and the Czech Republic to discover how to make the most of the Enterprise Europe Network, a
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The city of Cannes on the French Riviera has been playing host to a special kind of guest – the republic of Azerbaijan, sometimes referred to as the
Tobias Rehberger is possibly one of the most ‘dazzling’ artists of his generation, blurring the divisions between art, architecture and design.