"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."
The EU's police agency says an investigation with Spanish police uncovered a Europe-wide scam trading horsemeat unfit for human consumption.
More injured in Pamplona bull run
Eight people were taken to hospital after being injured in a bull run in Spain.
Two runners were gored and six others had to be treated for
Spain is one of the most active countries in the EU, a study using data from people’s smartphones has concluded.
Stanford University found
Spain's King Felipe and Queen Letizia joined Queen Elizabeth and other British royals on Wednesday
King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain have begun a long awaited royal visit to the UK to cement ties between the two countries and relieve tensions
Iberia announced on Monday that it will stop requiring pregnancy tests from women who apply to work for the Spanish airline.
Aside from being perhaps the most identifiable facet of the continent’s culture, modern European football is a multi-billion dollar industry with the
Europe was targeted by 142 terrorist attacks in 2016, according to Europol. While the security services managed to foil scores, and other failed for
Two men injured in Pamplona bull run
Three people were hurt as the world-famous annual bull-running festival got underway in the Basque city.
"Long live San Fermin!" yelled a young woman from the balcony of the Pamplona Town Hall
Protesters have made their voices heard ahead of this week’s opening of the Pamplona running of the bulls festival in Spain.
Lionel Messi to sign new contract with Barcelona and will reportedly remain the club's highest earner.
Catalonia vows to split from Spain within 48 hours if voters back the idea in a referendum in October
There’s an entire generation for which summertime means Ibiza. And the island has learnt to cater for all tastes and needs – from noisy family
Hundreds of thousands of people flooded the streets of Madrid for WorldPride parade - a celebration of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights.
high heeled dash round the Spanish capital
This is the moment police wrestled a Spanish pensioner to the ground after he refused to pay a fine.
Police said the man, 70, had also pushed a
A judge in Madrid orders the exhumation of the body of Spanish artist Salvador Dali to resolve a paternity suit.