"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 number of radicalised Islamists in Sweden is now in the thousands, according to the country’s intelligence chief.
Anders Thornberg, head of
An easyJet flight en route from Ljubljana to London Stansted has been diverted to Cologne after passengers overheard three men discussing “terrorist
Tens of thousands of revellers took to the streets of Berlin on Sunday for the city’s annual Carnival of Culture.
While many defied the pouring
If British humour was ever automated or computerised, its default setting might be “joke about almost everything”.
The United Kingdom increased its terrorism threat level to its highest level of “critical”, prompting the deployment of soldiers throughout the country, after the UK’s worst terror attack since…
Police in the northern English city of Manchester are investigating an incident at the Arndale shopping centre in the centre of the city.
The busy transport hub was evacuated for more than two hours overnight in a fruitless search by armed police for three 'dangerous' men.
Insiders takes an in-depth look at how French society is responding to the threat of terrorist attacks.
Sophie Claudet speaks to a former French intelligence official to gauge the measures put in place to combat radicalisation on a national and European level.
In Paris hundreds of police officers marched calling for better protection and recognition.
The French go to the polls this weekend but the country is still reeling from Thursday’s shooting in Paris.
Taking on the terrorists the 21st century way, on Twitter. France revolts against bad times by inviting people to post beautiful things on social media.
French authorities have detained two men on suspicion of plotting an imminent attack.
French authorities detain two men suspected to have been planning an imminent attack.
Norwegian police have raised the national security threat level after an explosive device was discovered in the capital Oslo on Saturday night.
New legislation comes into effect to tighten document checks across the EU, particularly in countries at the bloc's external borders.
Be prepared for possible delays if you are planning to travel in or out of Europe’s Schengen zone.
Authorities in St Petersburg say they have detained several suspects and made an explosive device safe inside an apartment block in the city.
Eleven people die in blast on St.
Police in Italy have arrested three Kosovan men and a child on suspicion of trying to blow up Venice’s iconic Rialto Bridge.