""These are useful skills in life, because you never know what you can expect.""
Student, Yevpatoria School
""There are still too many people who are left out of that recovery and acceleration of growth.""
IMF Managing Director
"Give up attempts to solve the existing problems by force."
Russian Foreign Minister
""Inequality is not inevitable, it's not like the weather. It's a policy choice.""
Oxfam’s head of policy on inequality.
""It's unbecoming for a cardinal to ski badly.""
Pope John Paul II
""The sheer scale of the challenges our world faces makes concerted, collaborative and integrated action more essential than ever.""
Professor Klaus Schwab
Founder and Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum
"The US is enduring an unprecedented crisis of trust... The root cause is the lack of objective facts and rational discourse"
President and CEO, Edelman
""We can get past this manufactured crisis and get on to a host of serious issues before us that require thoughtful bipartisan negotiations.""
Senate Majority Leader
In France, tens of thousands of people rallied against the government's labour reform on Tuesday, with some demonstrations turning violent.
Dozens of Air Berlin flights have been cancelled after an unusually high number of its pilots called in sick.
The insolvent German airline
As protestors took to the streets of France to protest labour law changes, Macron faced his first big challenge in office.
McDonald's workers have engaged in strike action in the UK for the first time in its 43 years of operation there.
The industrial action is happening at the height of the tourist season.
Private security workers have voted to reject a pay offer and begin a continuous 24-hour stoppage.
After two weeks of chaos, passengers travelling via Barcelona airport look set to face further misery after workers began a 24-hour strike
Bercelona airport replaces striking security personnel with National Guard troops.
More violence as Venezuela spirals out of control
Venezuela: two dead after anti-Maduro shutdown, clashes
Greek hotel and restaurant employees have called a 24 hour strike over what they say is a deterioration of workers’ rights.
Venezeula's president accused the EU's foreign policy of being "insolent" over comments on his country
The airline has leased some planes and crew from Qatar Airways.
US-led coalition hits ISIL-run prison in eastern Syria - monitoring group says dozens of prisoners killed
Palestinians in the West Bank and in East Jerusalem have closed all shops in a general strike in support of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails whose mass hunger strike has entered its 36th…
Transport and public services across Greece have been severely affected by a general strike.
In Rio de Janeiro, at least eight buses were torched as police launched rounds of tear gas and rubber bullets at masked demonstrators.
Protests across the West Bank and Gaza are designed to show solidarity with Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike in Israeli jails.
Police and protesters clash in Buenos Aires
French Guiana hit by protests and strikes