"The tradition comes from the shepherds, who cooked their meat with dasarashi, between two slates."
Chef, Gabala Khanlar
"There’s one thing architects and politicians have in common: they both love big, expensive projects."
"There is no war in Senegal. But when you wake up in the morning and you have nothing to eat, this, too, is a kind of daily battle."
"We want to see which tomato plants can still give good yields without water."
Plant breeding scientist
"If a country decides to open its doors, it must ensure that the people coming in feel at home."
Writer and activist
"Right now the EU risks escaping from one crisis only to enter another"
"While the sun is shining we need to do everything that is needed, before the next storm comes"
European Commission president
"The most important for us has been diversification into the non-oil sectors of the economy."
Baljeet Kaur Grewal
Managing Director of Strategy, Samruk-Kazyna
Turkey is growing ever more concerned by Syrian troop activity close to it’s southern border.
Authorities in Syria claim the military presence on
The annual Gay Pride festival in Paris, France, was boosted by a ruling in New York legalising same sex marriages in the American state.
It is the
The Christopher Street Day (CSD) parade in Berlin is a celebration of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender lifestyles and denounces discrimination
President, Hugo Chavez of Venezuela has tweeted to his people on the anniversary of an historic battle. The message on the social networking site has
The Moroccan city of Essaouira is once again welcoming musicians from around the world for the Gnaoua Music Festival.
A musical-melting pot, the
In Peru violent demonstrations have claimed the lives of at least five people. It happened in the south of the country as about 1,000 protesters
Residents of Naples set fire to rubbish overnight in protest at the government’s failure to clear a backlog of malodorous waste from the streets
Officials in the United Kingdom are investigating a possible link between an Ipswich based seed supplier and an E coli outbreak in France.
It is five years since Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit was seized by an armed Palestinian group including Hamas. It is an anniversary which is being
In Peru violent demonstrations have claimed the lives of at least five people. It happened in the south of the country as about a thousand protesters
In Afghanistan at least sixty people have been reported to have been killed in an explosion. It happened in the province of Logar south of Kabul
A mixed message has been delivered by the House of Representatives to President Barack Obama after back to back votes on the USA’s involvement in
Syrian state television is blaming the deaths of fifteen protesters on armed gangs – after eyewitnesses claimed they were shot by security
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is closer to being able to implement a new constitution. A member of the Kurdish BDP party has lost his
Victories and losses for President Obama’s involvement in Libya – though overall, it was good news from Congress.
At first, the House of
The actor Peter Falk has died aged 83.
He was born in New York to a Polish father and Russian mother, and by the time he found the role that would
Armenia and Azerbaijan have failed to reach an agreement on the disputed region of Nagorno-Karabkh. Talks held in Kazan in Russia and hosted by
The EU summit has concluded with leaders agreeing to tighten migration controls including a potential rollback of the Schengen accord, reintroducing
In the future, foreign nationals who are convicted of a crime and sent to prison in Denmark will be automatically deported on their release. The