"Discrimination based on age, though illegal in the EU, is a routine occurrence."
Alois Stöger and Nicolas Schmit
"Happy Thanksgiving Everyone! (Except you Harvey..."
"We couldn't move, women were tortured and raped, children were killed. I saw this with my own eyes. We didn't have any freedom, this is why I came here to Bangladesh. I came to Bangladesh to find peace."
"I can boldly say that here and now the radical right is back!"
Force and Determination movement
"Even a small debris is of importance"
Head of ESA's Clean Space Office
"While Merkel herself may not be missed much, a power vacuum in Berlin is a blow for hopes to revive the EU"
Former economic adviser to the European Commission president
"The legacy of Rosetta is 'see what you can do when you can work together'"
ESA Rosetta Project Scientist
"If we do not set a successful narrative ourselves, Russia’s 'malign influence' will do that for the EU."
Radu Magdin, Adelina Jelescu
Strategy consultants and regional analysts
This ‘Musica’ bonus includes a few excerpts (in French) from our interview with French countertenor Philippe Jaroussky.
Philippe Jaroussky is one of the brightest stars of the operatic firmament. His distinctive voice is that of a countertenor, a grown man with the
It’s vacation time in Aix-en-Provence. A time to relax and enjoy this beautiful town in the south of France. Yet some peoples pursuits, are patently
Annecy is the French candidate bidding to host the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.
The Alpine town’s proposal centres around two lead
Increasing the numbers of children in school and fighting truancy is always hard. The methods – from incentives to punitive measures – also aim to
One purpose of the Paris Air Show is to showcase the latest aviation technologies – what we will be seeing in our skies in the future.
The environment is a key focus at this year’s Paris Air Show. In particular, with oil prices heading ever higher, more alternative fuels are being
Welcome to the 49th Paris Air Show, possibly the largest aviation event of 2011.
It has more than 2,100 exhibitors, 140 aircraft, 138,000
The 49th Paris Air Show, possibly the largest aviation event of 2011 was held at Le Bourget, France.
Some of the world’s most advanced commercial
International business leaders and policy makers have been meeting in La Baule, France, to find new ways to boost economic growth and Europe’s
‘Julius Caesar’, Handel’s masterpiece, has been pulling in the crowds in the extraordinary setting of the ‘Opéra Royal’ in Versailles.
In this edition of Learning World we take a look at higher education – and in particular some of the names that are synonymous with prestige and
Bernard Stich is the head teacher of the ‘Arc-en-Ciel’ (Rainbow) primary school. It has 180 pupils and is situated in the Alsace region of eastern
Kompai is a robot companion to humans who need one.
Born in a workshop near Biarritz, France, Kompai is the fruit of a European Union project to
Science, with all its facts and figures, can be a tough subject to learn and just does not appeal to some. But it can be a lot of fun, and that is
Marine Le Pen wants to give France’s far right Front National a new face, to change how it is seen in the eyes of the broad public. The 42-year-old
Launched in 2009, the Atlantic Dinners bring an eclectic mix of international opinion-makers from politics, business, media and culture. At the
A country of 40 million inhabitants, Argentina produces enough food for 350 million people. But despite that, many, many children suffer from
The French-Lebanese writer Amin Maalouf is celebrating after winning the prestigious Spanish award, the Prince of Asturias Prize for Literature. With
Please find a few excerpts from our interview with Hervé Burckel de Tell, director of the ‘Centre de musique baroque de Versailles’, who tells of the
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