"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."
Exactly 100 years after the mighty Titanic sank on its maiden voyage with the loss of almost 2,000 lives, an anniversary cruise has gone to the spot
The Azamara Journey has set sail from Halifax, Nova Scotia bound for the Atlantic and the spot where one hundred years ago the Titanic sank.
One hundred years after the tragedy the Titanic continues to fascinate. For many years the number who perished was the highest total of deaths in a
Journalists pulling the night shift in New York had little idea about the media storm that was about to erupt, when news came that the Titanic had
The sinking of the Titanic on her maiden voyage has a special place in the history of Southampton, a major port in southern England.
The city of Southampton paid tribute to the victims of the Titanic with a one minute silence. It was 100 years ago the greatest liner of its
The Titanic, of the White Star Line, the greatest ocean liner the world had ever seen, left Southampton for New York on 10 April 100 years ago.
There was an air of levity as passengers prepared to board the MV Balmoral to cross the Atlantic bound for New York. It was a scene recreated from
It took three years to build the ill-fated liner and three times that long to plan and construct the Titanic Belfast, a state-of-the-art museum