"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."
Four men found guilty of fatally raping a young woman on a bus have been condemned to death by hanging.
The brutal attack in Delhi last December
The remaining four suspects in the New Delhi bus rape trial have been found guilty of rape and murder, and could face the death penalty.
Indian police had to break up a demonstration in Kashmir by government workers as a crowd tried to march on the Civil Secretariat building. Chanting
In continuing protests following the rape of a five-year-old girl in New Delhi, nearly 500 school pupils rallied in the capital demanding justice
Indian police have arrested a second man in connection with the rape and torture of a five-year-old girl in New Dehli.
Police say the child was
Fury has once again erupted in the Indian capital, New Delhi, as protests over the authorities handling of the rape and torture of a five-year-old
Hundreds of angry protesters took to the streets of the Indian capital on Saturday after reports that a Five-year-old girl was held captive for 40
The driver of the bus in which a young Indian woman was gang-raped and fatally injured three months ago has been found dead in his prison cell in New
In the city of New Delhi, Tibetan exiles pray for those who self-immolated in their independence campaign. About 100 Tibetan have set themselves on
Forget Beijing, India’s largest city New Delhi is suffering far worse air pollution.
The New York Times reports that a key measurement used to test
On the day five men appeared in court charged with the rape and murder of an Indian student, controversial remarks by a spiritual leader have fanned
Five Indian men suspected of the gang-rape and murder of a 23-year old woman have appeared before a magistrate to hear charges against them.
Five men accused of the gang rape and murder of an Indian student are appearing in court for the first time.
They will be read the charges against
People in India have been paying their respects to the victim of gang rape on the day her body arrived back in New Delhi.
It was flown home from
Police in New Delhi clashed with protesters enraged by the rape of a young woman on Monday.
Authorities also closed roads and railway stations in
Thousands of Indians protested on the streets of New Delhi to demand better safety measures for women, a week after a young student was gang-raped
Lawmakers, rights groups and citizens across India expressed outrage on Wednesday over the gang rape of a woman on a bus in New Delhi and are urging
India has promised to renew the country’s ageing energy infrastructure after its second massive power cut in as many days. Officials say electricity
India’s northern power grid crashed on Monday, halting hundreds of trains during the morning commute and leaving 370 million people sweltering in the
Dozens of Tibetan protesters have clashed with Indian police following the arrival in New Dehli of China’s President Hu Jintao. A Tibetan exile who