"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
Held for nine murders in Charleston, South Carolina, Dylann Roof has also fired up passions in the United States over the flying of a southern battle
The events in Baltimore this week have followed a disturbing pattern that keeps haunting America.
An unarmed young black man is being killed by
An uneasy calm has settled on Baltimore with riot police lining streets where nights of rioting occurred as citizens expressed anger over the death
Fifteen buildings were set ablaze, more than 200 arrests were made, 15 troopers were injured, the National Guard was called out and Baltimore imposed
Strategically important at the crossroads between East and West, Yemen’s four-year political crisis has recently been escalating into a full-blown
An Amazon forest chief marches with hundreds of native people alongside slum workers in Brazil.
Brazilian police mounted on horseback deploy to
The socialist government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has begun exploratory talks with the opposition to resolve weeks of street
In the battle for Ukraine’s political soul, the economy could end up caught in the middle of a tug-of-war.
Acting President Oleksander Turchinov
Ukraine’s acting president, Olexander Turchinov, has revealed that the country’s presidential election campaign will begin on Tuesday February 25th
Bosnia and Herzegovina
The city of Tuzla, once a thriving powerhouse of Bosnian industry, has become a hotbed of protest.
Twenty-two people, including 17 police officers
Scarlet Johansson’s television advertisement for the Israeli-owned company Sodastream, which operates a factory in Ma’ale Adumim – an Israeli
Don’t let appearances fool you, Gigi Chao isn’t lonely.
The LGBT activist’s dad just doesn’t get it. She’s 33 and has been with her partner Sean
The EU has held out a promise of more financial aid for Ukraine, if it signs a trade pact.
Serhiy Arbuzov, Ukraine’s Deputy Prime Minister, has
Claudio Rosmino: “In order to get a clearer understanding of how the crisis in Ukraine might play out I am joined by Sergio Cantone who is the
In a landmark speech on the state of the US economy and society, US President Barack Obama on Wednesday warned against the dangers of a growing
Fidel Pavlenko, euronews: “We’re joined by our correspondent in Kyiv Angelina Kariakina. Has the opposition lost momentum now that its attempt in
Thousands of anti-government protesters gathered in Kyiv’s Independence Square on Monday and hundreds more occupied government buildings.
Anti-riot police clashed with farmers, indigenous people in Cauca, all unhappy with the government.
It’s the latest in a string of confrontations
Thousands of people trying to leave Gibraltar have been stuck in lengthy queues as a result of new tighter Spanish custom controls.
EU Foreign Policy Chief Catherine Ashton has met with interim president Adly Mansour and army chief, General Al Sisi, as well as members of the