"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
Ireland’s national carrier, Aer Lingus, has received a takeover bid from its Irish rival, Ryanair. Europe’s biggest budget airline has offered 1.48
Just when did the Republican party leadership know of the dubious behaviour of one of their own, towards young boys? That is the question being asked
Germany’s ruling coalition partners have reached a deal on healthcare reform – a crucial element of the Chancellor’s political agenda and widely
A corporate spying scandal involving computer giant Hewlett Packard and a probe into boardroom leaks has led to the company’s former chairwoman and
There has been an up-beat market reaction to the break-down in talks between US car maker General Motors and the Japanese-French alliance
The United States has added its voice to international condemnation of North Korea’s plans to carry out a nuclear weapons test. It comes as
Coalition partners in Germany have reached a deal on healthcare reform – a crucial element of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s political agenda. Germany’s
Bolstered by the US Secretary of State’s visit, Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas has said he might decide to dissolve the Hamas-led government
As part of her five-day trip to the Middle East, the US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice has met with Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert in
More troubles for European planemaker Airbus. After the delivery delays for its A380 superjumbo, now problems have surfaced over two other projects
OPEC will take one million barrels of oil a day off world markets as soon as possible to keep prices from falling, according to senior cartel
People flying within Europe will soon face stringent controls over what and how much can be taken on board flights. The European Commission has
In Greece, strike action by thousands of teachers brought central Athens to a standstill for hours, leaving dozens of foreign tourists struggling
You have nothing to fear – that was the message from the Polish Prime Minister to the Russian foreign minister after talks about Poland’s plans to
The anti-immigration party Vlams Belang, looks set to make big strides in local elections in Belgium on Sunday. The party, led by Philip de Winter
Local elections in Georgia are being overshadowed by the country’s rock-bottom relations with Russia. The ballot is being seen as a gage of what
Germany’s Chancellor has been cementing economic and social ties between her county and that of Turkey while also delivering a firm message over
Highlighting its ambition to become the 28th member of the EU, candidate Croatia has told a European Parliament committee it hopes the negotiations
Annual road deaths have exceeded 41,000 in the European Union, with 1.7 million people suffering injuries. In the face of such levels, the European
Nationalism and immigration have resurfaced as the main issues in Belgium’s municipal elections. They have been at the top of the agenda for the