"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)
It was meant to be a tribute to one of the most inspiring figures of the 20th century.
A merchant from India paid for a roadside billboard – one of
World peace icon Nelson Mandela leads Google’s Zeitgeist as the top trending search term of 2013.
Mandela, the former South African President
A nine metre-high bronze statue of Nelson Mandela with his arms outstretched to symbolise unity and reconciliation was unveiled in Pretoria on
Before the fall of apartheid December 16 was a Boer anniversary of a military victory over the Zulus.
Now it is South Africa’s Reconciliation Day
Hundreds of bikers gathered at the Mandela foundation in Johannesburg on Sunday to give Nelson Mandela a ‘roaring’ memorial as the anti-apartheid
A group of Zulu warriors converged on the hillside next to the burial site of Nelson Mandela in Qunu on Sunday to pay their last respects to the
Ten days of mourning for South Africa’s first black president ended on Sunday with the burial of Nelson Mandela at his ancestral home in Qunu.
The body of Nelson Mandela arrived at his ancestral home in the rolling hills of South Africa’s Eastern Cape. Qunu residents lined up along the road
A group of Zulu warriors came together on a hillside near the burial site of Nelson Mandela in Qunu.
They performed a traditional dance to pay
The coffin of Nelson Mandela rested as is traditional for a tribal chief on a leopard skin in the centre of a huge marquis which was specially built
On a hillside at his ancestral home in the Eastern Cape and following a state funeral Nelson Mandela was laid to rest.
Qunu’s most famous son had
Qunu’s most famous son was home and the world was watching. On a hillside over looking the rural landscape of the Easter Cape Nelson Mandela was laid
Nelson Mandela’s coffin has arrived in Qunu, the village where he spent his childhood, on South Africa’s Eastern Cape.
Thousands of people lined
The heritage and legacy of Nelson Mandela are the subject of great debate right now, and to discuss this euronews talked to Jean Yves Ollivier
Members of the African National Congress have paid their final tributes to Nelson Mandela at a ceremony in a Pretoria airbase.
The former South
Nelson Mandela’s body has been taken from the Union Buildings in Pretoria for the final time.
The coffin will be driven to an air base for a
Crowds of frustrated mourners in the South African capital Pretoria scuffled with police after they were unable to see former President Nelson
A huge statue of Nelson Mandela has been erected in front of the Union Buildings, the seat of South Africa’s government, in the capital
Thousands have arrived in Pretoria hoping to say a personal farewell to the man they called the father of their nation.
But hundreds of mourners
A South African sign language interpreter accused of gesturing gibberish during the Nelson Mandela memorial on Tuesday has spoken out.