"The poor will get poorer and the rich will get richer."
"The public tend to curse the medical and legal professions in ethically contested situations"
University of Warwick
"People who have had a poor childhood do less well in the labour market."
Head of social policy, OECD
"Mini-jobs and flexibility in the labour market have led to a situation where there are very many working poor."
Head of social policy, OECD
"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)
The Greek wildfires which roared around outskirts of the capital Athens devoured more than 30,000 hectares of forest, farming land and olive groves
Large areas on the outskirts of Athens have been reduced to ashes, leading to accusations greedy builders started the wildfires to clear the way for
Little more than forty kilometres from the Greek capital the town of Marathon lies blackened. The statue of Miltiades stands untarnished, and the
The wildfires that ripped through the suburbs of Athens forcing residents to flee their homes are now under control.
Thousands of hectares of
It is an ecological disaster. With the fires now being damped down and extinguished, Greeks are measuring the extent of the damage.
Emergency fire crews say they are winning the war against wildfires sweeping Greece.
An International fire fighting force has said it’s started
A multi-national force of firefighters says it has finally controlled wildfires that have been threatening the suburbs of Athens for the last four
The fires’ seemingly unstoppable advance on Athens has forced thousands to abandon their homes, taking what they can, and not knowing if there will
The Greek capital Athens faces another exhausting day as wildfires continue to rage out of control.
High winds and hot, dry conditions are
The Athens fire has brought back memories in Greece of two summers ago, when a 10-day inferno killed 65 people. This time, so far, no-one is known to
Wildfires in Greece have left dozens of houses completely torched in the suburbs of Athens. Thousands of residents have fled their homes, while
Wildfires in Greece have reached the suburbs of Athens. The flames have been spreading steadily toward the capital since Friday and are now
Wildfires raging out of control in Greece have now reached the outskirts of Athens itself. More than 60 fires have been reported across the country
Firefighters in Greece are battling to control a large wildfire on the outskirts of the capital, Athens.
The blaze broke out late on Friday
Firefighters are trying to contain hundreds of wildfires that are threatening villages across mainland Greece.
One of the largest blazes erupted