"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
With France’s presidential election just months away, parties are picking their candidates in US-style primaries.
French right-wing rivals faced off in the first presidential primary debate to decide the conservative nomination.
Source: Titus Plattner – www.lematin.ch*
France says it will push for a UN resolution, which could ultimately involve military force, if the violence in Syria continues.
The ‘Friends of Syria’ meeting in Paris stressed the UN-backed peace plan was the only game in town to prevent the country from sliding into all out
The father of Mohammed Merah has threatened to sue French police over his death. Merah was shot dead last week after a dramatic siege at his home
The funerals of the four victims of Monday’s Toulouse school shooting have taken place amid an out pouring of grief in Israel.
At the centre, Eva
President Bashar Assad has offered to hold multi-party elections within four months.
It comes after he promised a referendum on a new constitution
Following the night of chaos and destruction in Greece after the adoption of the austerity plan, Europe is backing the Greek government’s decision
As the Syrian conflict continues to take a heavy toll, pressure is building on President Bashar al Assad at the UN to end the violence.
France has urged Turkey not to overreact to the French Senate’s approval of a bill making it illegal to deny that the mass killings of Armenians by