"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)
"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."
A gas explosion at a market in the Honduras capital of Tegucigalpa killed an infant and injured at least 80 people. Civilians could be seen trying to
Honduras set a new Guinness World Record for the largest human Christmas tree on Monday (December 1). Nearly three thousand people gathered outside
The funeral has taken place in Honduras of two murdered sisters, one of them a beauty queen due to compete in the Miss World pageant.
On the same
Thursday sees the start of the Miss World competition, but Miss Honduras, 19-year-old Aria Jose Alvarado will not be there. Hondurans are in mourning
A Honduran beauty queen has been found murdered just days before she was due to compete in the Miss World pageant in London, police said on
The Obama administration’s emergency plan for dealing with a huge influx in illegal immigrant children from Central America is under the
The electoral authority in Honduras has declared that National Party candidate Juan Orlando Hemandez has an unassailable lead in the country’s
Both main candidates in the presidential election in Honduras are claiming victory.
However according to an early count the ruling conservative
Harlem Globetrotters player William ‘Bull’ Bullard took slam dunking to a whole new level during an exhibition in Honduras.
After bringing the
Two of the most feared and violent street gangs in Honduras, Mara Salvatrucha and Mara 18 Street, have agreed to a church brokered truce.
The largest and most dangerous street gang in Honduras has declared a truce after 8 months of mediation. The 18th Street gang, along with a rival
Honduras has withdrawn its ambassador to Colombia following a wild pre-Christmas party at the country’s embassy in Bogota.
It is not clear whether
Thirty-eight mothers are on a journey through Mexico in memory of their missing loved ones and to demand greater action by the government to protect
At least 18 people were killed during a prison fight in northern Honduras on Friday.
Rioting inmates started a fire at a jail in San Pedro Sula
More than 350 bodies are being removed from a jail in Honduras after one of the deadliest prison fires in history.
Police and soldiers are
Body after body has been brought out of the raised Comayagua jail in Honduras after what is now recognised as the world’s worst prison fire.
More than 350 people have been killed in a fire at a jail in Honduras.
Initial reports put the death toll around 270, but the figure has risen
A celebration marking one year until the end of a cycle in the Mayan calendar has been held in the Copan ruins in Honduras. Guests included the
They waited in their thousands to give him a hero’s homecoming.
Two years after being ousted as president of Honduras, Manuel Zelaya has returned
More than 14 people have been shot dead as they prepared to play a football match in Honduras.
Authorities say gunmen approached the group and