"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
Hurricane Wilma has swept over Florida, killing at least four people and leaving some seven million people without electricity.
In the Florida
The European Commission is expected to propose a ban on the import of live wild birds later today as agriculture ministers meet in Luxembourg to
The United Nations Security Council has backed recommendations to launch talks on the future of Kosovo.
Negotiations will likely prove difficult
Rosa Parks, the black seamstress whose refusal to give her seat on a bus to a white man sparked a revolution in US race relations, has died at the
Iraqi voters have approved the country’s new draft constitution. The Electoral Commission has released the final results from the referendum that
The winner of this year’s Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought, a European Parliament human rights award, will be announced this Wednesday. There
The man in charge of a UN investigation into the assassination of former Lebanese prime minister Rafik al-Hariri has presented the Security Council
While thousands of birds are being culled across Europe because of bird flu, many in zoos and parks are undergoing precautionary checks. This is part
On the day Iraqi authorities confirm the results of the referendum on a new constitution, there has been another wave of deadly attacks by
he US civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks has died at the age of 92. Her refusal to give up her seat on a bus to a white man in 1955 sparked a revolution