"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)
Former President George H.W. Bush and his wife, Barbara, were the official witnesses of a same-sex marriage between two women in Maine over the
Former President George W. Bush underwent successful surgery at a Dallas hospital on Tuesday to place a stent in a blocked heart artery. Doctors
There were fond farewells for President Barack Obama at Dar es Salaam airport as the curtain came down on the president’s three-nation African tour
Former US presidents Jimmy Carter, George H. W. Bush and Bill Clinton, as well as current president Barack Obama were at the opening of a
Former US President George Bush senior has been released from hospital in Texas after seven weeks of treatment for bronchitis and other ailments. The
Former US President George H W Bush who was admitted to a Houston hospital last moth with respiratory problems has been moved out of intensive care
Former US President George Bush senior has been moved to a Houston hospital’s intensive care unit after a “series of setbacks”.
He was hospitalised
George W Bush has been back to the White House to unveil the official portrait of him that will hang with those of other former US presidents.
The war may be over for US troops returning home from Iraq but Barack Obama’s political battle may be far from finished.
The president has sought
Human rights investigators claim to have found documentary evidence in Libya that the CIA and Britain’s MI6 handed suspected Islamist militants to
A tiny Albanian village unveiled a statue in honour of George W. Bush, in a square also named after him on Wednesday.
The 2.85m bronze sculpture
People lined up for hours waiting to get a glimpse of former President George W Bush and buy an autographed copy of his book “Decision Points.”
Love him or hate him, he is back in the spotlight.
George W. Bush is pulling out all the stops in a major publicity blitz to promote his
Former US President George W. Bush has used his memoirs ‘Decision Points’, which were published on Tuesday, to defend his tough stance on