"The public tend to curse the medical and legal professions in ethically contested situations"
University of Warwick
"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"
Hundreds of thousands of people flooded the streets of Madrid for WorldPride parade - a celebration of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights.
Constandinos Georgiades went back to school at 80, before taking his degree at the University of Cyprus
SPD leader Martin Schulz says his party will push for a vote in parliament this week, before the start of the summer recess.
As the number of sharks in popular U.S. tourist destinations was set to rise, experts say the chance of being attacked by the animals is minuscule and the odds of a fatal encounter are even lower.
Car deliberately drives into skateboarders in Sao Paulo
The Greens senator made headlines in May this year as the first woman to breastfeed within Federal Parliament
Police warn the number of people dead or presumed missing has risen to 79 as criticism is levelled against the government for its response to the tragedy.
With emotions running high and stalls bursting with produce, London's 1,000-year-old Borough Market has re-opened.
A ‘good news’ video of the week came from a hospital in Baltimore where 16-year-old Amari Hall celebrated after a successful heart
The US city of New Orleans has removed the last of four high-profile monuments honouring leaders of the Confederacy.
Israeli police investigating why a 14 year-old was kept secluded and mostly indoors in his Hadera home said they no longer suspect the boy's parents.
By a clear majority Spanish members of parliament have voted to remove the body of General Franco from a controversial Civil War cemetery.
Thousands of people marked the Roma festival of Hidirellez in Edirne in Turkey on Friday.
Young men in Croatia stay at home with their parents well into their 30s – the longest in the EU.
The current social and political debates over migration have brought to the fore questions about cultural diversity and the coexistence of different cultural identities in…
A Swiss climber has died while preparing to climb Mount Everest, the world’s highest mountain.
Hobby horse enthusiasts from all over Finland gathered in Vantaa on Saturday for annual championships.
The draft law stipulates that public servants will be forbidden from wearing the full-face veil while performing their duties.
Video footage of a man being forcibly removed from a United Airlines flight have sparked outrage on social media.
The French government has published a decree for closing the country’s oldest nuclear plant, at Fessenheim, in eastern France.