"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."
In the 1960’s, it was rare to see people running in the streets or in parks and those who did were considered a bit strange.
Thousands of runners gathered in the Greek capital to take on the leg burning challenge of the Athens marathon on Sunday.
Eritrean world champion Ghirmay Ghebreslassie and Kenyan Mary Keitany powered to dominant victories in the New York City Marathon on Sunday.
Competitors from all over the world were made to dig deep as they took on the infamous Jungle Marathon, a gruelling 254km trek through the Brazilian rainforest.
Ben Smith completed his extraordinary goal of 401 marathons in 401 days on Wednesday.
The 34th Mexico City marathon took place on Sunday and some 35,000 runners braved the blistering temperatures.
Jemima Jelagat Sumgong became Kenya’s first ever winner of the Olympic women’s marathon race.
Mo Farah cemented his place in British track and field history after becoming the first GB athlete to win three Olympic gold medals.
Runners travelled from all over the world to combine vacation with adventure and running in the rural province of Tianjin, China on Saturday (21…
Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge strengthened his billing as the Rio Olympic marathon favourite by winning the London Marathon on Sunday for a second
Home hope Rachid El Morabity won the 31st edition of the Marathon des Sables for his third consecutive title and fourth overall in the Moroccan
Rachid El Morabity continued his jog towards a third straight title and fourth overall after winning stage three of the Marathon Des Sables in the
The brave men and women of the Marathon des Sables tackled stage two on Monday. Lighter winds made the going a little bit easier than the day before
The Baikal Ice Marathon in Siberia attracted runners from more than 50 countries. UKRunChat my view for 26 miles for the lake Baikal marathon in
What does a US Marine Corps Captain and a day care centre operator have in common? As of this weekend, the 2016 World Marathon Challenge title
World athletics’ governing body cleared marathon great Paula Radcliffe of allegations of doping Friday, and described claims it failed to act on
Muscle fiber usage went into fast-twitch overdrive for some 50 competitors who recently braved the chilling sub-zero temperatures of the Antarctic
Local hope Christophoros Merroussis produced a superb display to clinch the 33rd edition of the Athens Authentic Marathon which gives runners a
Few of those who survived the Boston Marathon bombing and the families of the victims have been impressed by a courtroom apology from the culprit
The Great Wall Marathon is widely considered one of the world’s most challenging races. Despite the arduous course on the iconic Great Wall of China