"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
A middle-aged woman died crushed by the roof of her home. Several more people were injured.
At least one person is now known to have died after a powerful earthquake struck in the Aegean Sea on Monday, off the coasts of Greece and
Fake blood to paint typical injuries in a natural disaster.
Chile’s been rocked by a major earthquake, but there are no reports of any deaths or serious damage.
European research project TRADR has allowed scientists and firefighters to use ground robots and drones to assist in post-disaster rehabilitation.
This team of robots could be the first to be deployed to a disaster scene in Europe.
An earthquake has struck Russia’s far east near Kamchatka peninsula according to the US Geographical Survey.
GRONINGEN – Around the world earthquakes cause disaster and force economies into downfall.
Italian farmers brought sheep to the streets of Rome as they protested the delays in reconstruction which is leading to further losses in livestock.
An earthquake of magnitude 5.
A magnitude 3.
The Philippine island of Mindanao has been hit by a 6.7 earthquake, the strongest since 1879, killing at least six people.
More bodies have been found in the buried ruins of a hotel in central Italy, razed by an avalanche a week ago today.
Buried under snow for two days, four children and a woman have been pulled from the wreckage of a hotel in central Italy flattened by an avalanche.
The first rescue workers reached the Hotel Rigopiano at around 4am, some 11 hours after the avalanche struck central Italy.
Rescue workers face treacherous conditions as they fight against time and the elements to find survivors after an avalanche struck a luxury mountain hotel in central Italy, hours after a series of str
Impossible to reach by car, emergency workers have been trying to access the Hotel Rigopiano by alternative methods.
Heavy snowfall is hampering rescue operations in regions of central Italy affected by Wednesday's earthquakes. Lazio, Marche and Abruzzo were shaken by a wave of strong tremors on Wednesday.
An iconic skyscraper will be one of the tallest in the world when it’s completed in the next few months.
Four people have died and up to 25 are missing after an avalanche struck the Hotel Rigopiano in central Italy.