"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 Pentagon has extended the tour of duty for US military personnel in Iraq. Reinforcements are needed to support the initiative against insurgents
Mobile phoning abroad in the EU could get cheaper by this summer. A key lawmaker in Brussels said it is highly possible new rules will be in place by
The European Central Bank has kept interest rates for the euro zone unchanged. Economic data over the past month has contained nothing to change
Nestle, the world’s largest food company, is buying US baby-food maker Gerber from pharmaceutical firm Novartis for just over four billion euros in
Watchmakers at the annual ‘Baselworld’ watch and jewellery fair in Switzerland say they are looking East. As the trade show opened, the head of the
International mediation in Ukraine’s political crisis should wait for a decision from the country’s constitutional court, the European Parliament
Moroccan authorities have released one of two men they detained near the scene of three suicide bombings in Casablanca on Tuesday. They said he had
Deadly attacks have been carried out on two key symbols in Baghdad, one of the city’s major bridges and the Iraqi parliament.
At least seven people
Waving Chinese flags, residents of Milan’s Chinatown district took to the streets in violent protests against police. The Chinese born community were
As newspapers report Wednesdays’ bombings, Algerians are voicing their anger at the blasts that killed 33 people.
Over two hundred more were hurt
Ukraine’s President wanted early elections and it seems he has got his way.
A compromise appears to have been reached in Viktor Yushchenko’s battle
Once the ultimate bastion against Islamic fundamentalism, Morocco has seen that sense of security swept away. During the reign of the present king’s
Electoral authorities are examining whether East Timor’s first presidential poll since independence was formally declared five years ago was free and
Premier Wen Jiabao was given a standing ovation by Japan’s Parliament, when he became the first Chinese leader to address them in twenty years. Wen