"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)
The Nobel Peace Prize for 2013 has been awarded to the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW).
The announcement was made in
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Disguised in a uniform and sunglasses, Jens Stoltenberg
The University of Oslo has rejected an application to study political science from the convicted far-right mass murderer, Anders Behring Breivik. He
Norwegian far-right mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik, who had been seeking to study political science at the University of Olso while in prison
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Springsteen’s midas touch
Norwegian police have arrested a man they suspect of threatening to attack on government buildings in Oslo.
Late on Tuesday, an armed man told
the global conversation
A day after receiving the Nobel Prize for Peace on behalf of the European Union, EU Commission President José Manuel Barroso answered questions from
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The announcement produced an
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- This kills
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As Breivik began his closing statement, survivors and relatives of some of
The trial of Anders Behring Breivik in Norway has seen evidence of events surrounding the bomb explosion in central Oslo that left eight people dead
Anders Behring Breivik on Wednesday told his trial in Oslo that he wants to face the death penalty or be acquitted.
The 33-year-old said those
Norwegian killer Anders Behring Breivik told prosecutors on Wednesday that he was “a military hero fighting Muslims” when he killed 77 people last
The man at the centre of Norway’s mass-murder trial will continue to be questioned in court today by the prosecution.
Yesterday, victims’ families