"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
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MEPs say the EU is committed to the 2015 Paris agreement on climate change.
The European Parliament may need to be completely rebuilt, according to one media report.
European Commission chief Jean Claude Juncker once again faced questions about Luxembourg’s sweetheart tax deals with major firms on Tuesday.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the top stories from the EU’s de facto political capital.
Out in their thousands - Hungarians march to the country's parliament in protest at government clampdown on top foreign university
The success of the UN will depend on a strong and united Europe.
Amid growing doubt and concern about the future of key trade agreements, there is a surprise ruling from the European Union’s top court.
The far right Front National leader Marine Le Pen is accused of fiddling European parliamentary expenses.
It's the latest escalation in tensions between the EU and Hungary, which have simmered for months, and are now raging.
A group of demonstrators have held a protest outside the European Parliament as Hungarian PM Viktor Orban answered criticism from MEPs.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
The head of the European Parliament has urged the British Prime minister to strike a quick deal on the rights of EU citizens living in the UK Antonio Tajani told Theresa May that British people living
French judges probing Marine Le Pen’s alleged misuse of EU funds to pay for party assistants, are pushing for her European parliamentary immunity to be lifted.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a round-up of the daily news stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
The European Parliament has demanded Russia free Alexei Navalny.
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Former UKIP leader Nigel Farage has described EU leaders as “gangsters,” as the European Parliament adopted a resolution setting the red lines for the Brexit…
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