"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
The business of selling weapons is in full swing in Abu Dhabi where one of the world’s largest defence exhibitions, IDEX 2007, is under way. The
Fiat has reached an agreement with its unions and the Italian government on pension contributions which will lead to the early retirement of two
The USA insists its anti-missile system, to be based in the Czech republic and Poland, is designed to protect Europe against attack from, for
Iran has test fired missiles as tensions mount over the country’s nuclear programme.
It comes just two days before a UN Security Council deadline
Slovenian Prime Minister Janez Jansa has met with an angry reception on a visit to Bosnia from demonstrators demanding to get their money back from
Germany’s Foreign Minister has entered a debate over US plans to put an anti-missile system in Poland and the Czech Republic, saying Russia should be
Despite the handshakes, the Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, and the Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert failed to do much more than reiterate
Three-way talks are due to take place today between the US, Israel and the Palestinian authority. But the meeting in Jerusalem – billed as an attempt
After the talks, in Gaza City, members of the Palestinian cabinet gathered in a meeting convened by the Palestinian Prime Minister, Ismail
Russian authorities have begun vaccinating poultry as the battle against a bird flu outbreak around Moscow moves up a gear.
It is the first time
Officials say they have detained one person in connection with a train bombing attack in India, in which scores of people were killed.
Motorists heading into Central London are dealing with an enlarged congestion charge zone from today. Mayor Ken Livingstone has doubled the area in