"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."
"You have to become Superman, in the sense that you have to fly, literally."
"My parents got me out of bed in the middle of night to go and watch the landing"
Franck de Winne
Head of the European Astronaut Centre
The President of South Korea has cancelled this weekend's planned visit to the US as two more deaths from MERS are announced.
The woman at the centre of the so-called “nut rage” case in South Korea has been freed after nearly five months in jail. Heather Cho, a former Korean
As part of commemorations for the victims of South Korea’s sunken ferry Sewol, an attempt has been made to create a new world record for a candlelit
The Hanji Lantern Festival lights up the South Korean capital, Seoul. It is organised to promote the excellent qualities of Korea’s traditional
Pope Francis sent a radio message of goodwill to China as his plane flew over the country’s airspace en route to South Korea.
He’s the first pope
Pope Francis has flown to South Korea to begin a five-day Asian tour, his first to the region.
It is the first papal visit to the region, the last
Relatives of victims of the sunken South Korean ferry ‘Sewol’ staged a sit-in on Friday to push for a direct meeting with President Park
The second serious transport accident in South Korea in just over a fortnight has left dozens of people injured – none seriously.
Emergency services in the South Korean capital Seoul have mounted a rescue operation after two subway trains collided.
It’s understood dozens of
North Korea has marked the second anniversary of the death of its former leader Kim Jong Il.
Kim Jong Un took over when his father died suddenly
About 100 activists gathered in Seoul on Wednesday to express their outrage at North Korea for cancelling the first high-level talks in two years
A South Korean aquarium creates a performance featuring a school of sardines dancing along with a Santa diver and displays a tank of electric eels
The Vox Maris is the loudest pipe organ as certified by the Guinness of World Records and it was heard across Yeosu in South Korea as it prepared to
A 53 nation nuclear security summit wrapped up in South Korea on Tuesday with a warning by US President Barack Obama that the threat of nuclear
Demonstrators for and against nuclear power hold separate rallies in Seoul, ahead of the nuclear security summit.
Representatives of around 50 countries have arrived in South Korea’s capital Seoul for a summit aimed at reducing the risk of nuclear
The Unification Church held a mass wedding and holy blessing in South Korea on March 24, with 2,000 couples from 54 countries participating.
South Korea conducts a security drill simulating a toxic gas attack ahead of the upcoming nuclear security summit in Seoul.
A bus accident in Seoul leaves six Japanese tourists and the South Korean driver injured.
More than two thousand South Korean protesters clashed with police on Saturday evening in Gwanghwamun Square in central Seoul. Demonstrators were