"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
There is some good news at last from space. Successful repair work has been carried out on both shuttle Atlantis and the International Space Station
After days of violence, revenge killings and the looting of the presidential compound, Hamas patrols have begun re-imposing order on the streets of
Russia has warned it might ignore a major arms control pact after talks with NATO broke up without success. The 1990 Conventional Forces in Europe
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The German Chancellor has been hosting the Polish President as part of a final round of diplomacy ahead of an EU summit on resolving the problem of
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In the face of defiance from Hamas, Salam Fayyad and his emergency cabinet will begin trying to impose their authority in the Palestinian territories
Palestinians have been seen trying to cross from Gaza into Israel via the Erez crossing. Israel says it opened up the border to some people for
As Fatah supporters in the West Bank demonstrate against Hamas’s violent takeover of the Gaza Strip, President Mahmoud Abbas of Fatah prepares to
Die Linke, The Left in English, is a union of the former East German communists and the smaller Election Alternative-Work and Social Justice Party
Police chiefs in Gaza are reported to have ordered their officers to stay at home and not cooperate with Hamas. People are slowly returning to the