"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
"Our discovery reveals how small stars can be."
Master's Student, University of Cambridge
"MEPs don’t feel that they are doing anything which their constituents would care about."
Ex-UK parliament administrator
Ukraine’s parliament has approved a resolution calling on the president to immediately withdraw its 1,650 troops from Iraq.
The worsening security
The Ukrainian Electoral Commission has formally declared Viktor Yushchenko the winner of last month’s presidential poll re-run. To cheers of delight
Volunteers in Thailand have begun the grim task of exhuming hundreds of bodies of tsunami victims because of mistakes made with initial
The election of Mahmoud Abbas as Palestinian leader has ushered in a mood of cautious optimism in the region, although Yasser Arafat’s successor
The European Union and the United States have agreed to settle their subsidy dispute over Airbus and Boeing through bilateral talks.
It means the
“Hunger and disease do not wait, we need your money now” – the United Nations’ stark warning to donor countries which have pledged billions to help
Interpol has launched the world’s biggest ever forensic operation to help identify victims of the Asian tsunami. A team of 40 detectives, doctors and
A tale of hope in the wake of the devastating tsunami – fourteen days after the tidal wave tore him from his Indonesian homeland, 21-year old Ari