"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
Thousands of people from the four corners of the planet have made the pilgrimage to Tennessee to mark the 30th anniversary of the death of the man
Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez has called for changes in the constitution to increase his power and allow him to extend his rule. Under current
Several dozen people have died, and around 200 have been injured, after Peru was rocked by a powerful earthquake. The US Geological Survey said the
Its biggest daily decline in over four years. That is what Britain’s FTSE 100 index has suffered, tumbling four percent on a day that has seen shares
A huge forest fire is sweeping through northern parts of Athens, destroying homes and forcing residents to flee. Gale-force winds have hampered
Powerful aftershocks continued to hit Peru as rescuers began the search for victims and survivors of the main earthquake.
The tremor, registering
Italian police have held an emergency summit amid fears the mafia-linked massacre of six men in Germany could spark reprisals. The gathering took
Iraq’s Shi’ite and Kurdish politicians will form a new government alliance and may do so without Sunni members.
President Jalal Talabani, a Kurd
There have been distinct anti-Western overtones at a summit bringing together China, Russia and four Central Asian states. The Shanghai Cooperation