"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
Austrian Chancellor Wolfgang Schuessel says he will push for fresh discussions on the EU constitution during his country’s presidency.
Ariel Sharon is being brought out of an artificially induced coma today. The Israeli prime minister has been in Jerusalem’s Hadassah hospital since
The man who tried to murder Pope John Paul II will reportedly soon be released from jail. Mehmet Ali Agca could be free within a week, according to
With their leader now gone, Britain’s Liberal Democrats have begun the search for his replacement, with a meeting of the party’s federal executive
There are encouraging signs of a partial recovery for Ariel Sharon. The Israeliprime minister is moving some of his limbs slightly and can feel pain
Iran’s confirmation that it has resumed research on nuclear fuel this week has drawn angry criticism from the West.
Europe and the US have
There are no signs that the bird flu virus spreading in Turkey is being passed among humans, according to the World Health Organisation.
More than two million Muslim pilgrims are passing through Mount Arafat on the way to the holy city of Mecca for the Haj. Saudi Arabia has deployed