"The public tend to curse the medical and legal professions in ethically contested situations"
University of Warwick
"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"
Tensions rise between Germany and Turkey as foreign minister says presidential bodyguards involved in May violence in Washington "not welcome" at G20 Hamburg summit
The UN mediator struck a positive note as Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot leaders met in Crans-Montana.
Turkey’s defence minister says his country has no plans to review its military base in the Persian Gulf state of Qatar.
Fikri Isik’s comments come
The Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, is reportedly finding it difficult to secure booking for a suitable venue to address thousands of his
The first of four dialogues between US and Chinese officials this year focussed on security, with North Korea high on the agenda
French President Macron has met with Spanish, Estonian and Dutch leaders in Paris.
Donald Trump is about to overturn another of Barack Obama's big initiatives: the thaw in relations with Cuba
North Korea has released US student Otto Warmbier after a year-and-a-half of captivity, it’s emerged.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the
Officials have rejected claims FC Barcelona shirts have been banned in Saudi Arabia amid escalating tensions between Qatar and several Arab
As the diplomatic crisis on the Arabian gulf continues, Turkey pledges troops and supplies to its embattled allie Qatar, .
US officials believe a Russian hack may be among the causes for a rift between Arab Gulf nations.
Jordan and the West African country of Mauritania which is a member of the Arab league, have either downgraded or cut diplomatic ties with Qatar in
Four neighbours of Qatar have severed their ties with the oil-rich Gulf state, but why have they take the seemingly extreme step?
A number of Arab countries have severed links with oil-rich Qatar accusing the country of supporting militant groups such as ISIL and al-Qaeda
Zbigniew Brzezinski, national security adviser to President Jimmy Carter, has died at the age of 89.
His death was announced by his daughter on
Hardman handshakes, pushing colleagues and seemingly not paying attention – welcome to diplomacy Donald Trump-style.
The US president was in
The new US ambassador to Israel has been sworn in at a ceremony in Jerusalem.
South Korea's Yonhap news agency says the director general for US affairs in Pyongyang's foreign ministry, Choe Son Hui, made the comment to reporters in Beijing.
The Erdogan regime had hoped that Washington would finally be more sympathetic to Turkish views
Activists and experts from the UK want the EU and Britain to protect citizens rights after Brexit.