"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
President Donald Trump shared a meal with US troops at US Central Command headquarters at MacDill Air Force Base in Florida.
It is seen as a show of force to Russia, which has slammed the move as a threat to its national security.
A spokesperson for the president-elect said no official decision has been made, although Mattis has been favourite for the job since Trump's election.
Taliban bombs Bagram air base
The United States has shelved plans almost to halve the US force in Afghanistan by the end of the year.
The US Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter has lifted the Pentagon ban on transgender people serving openly in the United States military.
In Japan, thousands of people have protested on the island of Okinawa against the presence of US military bases.
Washington has staged a concert in the American tradition to commemorate Memorial Day, which honours military personnel who died serving the…
Breaking through the glass ceiling Air Force Gen. Lori Robinson has appointed to lead U.S. Northern Command, becoming the first female combatant
Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps said it had released 10 members of the U.S. Navy.
US army segeant Bowe Bergdahl, who has been charged with desertion, appeared before a court to ask for time on deciding whether a judge or a jury
The US Army has decided that Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl will face a court martial on charges that he walked away from his unit in Afghanistan. If
The newest, largest and most technically advanced US destroyer is at sea for trails, commanded by Captain James Kirk. The US Navy has not taken the
It has been announced that all combat roles in the US Army are to be opened to women. It means females will be eligible for around 220 thousand
Kunduz has seen a return to calmer times after an air strike on a hospital in the northern Afghan city killed at least 22 people. Reports suggest the
The US Marines are caught in a war of political words, a conflict over cuts to the US military. Under the Budget Control Act of 2011 – bringing in
With the United States in shock, investigators are trying to establish whether a gunman who shot four US Marines dead in Tennessee
on Thursday was
Four US Marines and a suspect are killed and two people injured in gun attacks at Navy buildings in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
A US army blunder that has seen shipments of live anthrax accidentally sent to laboratories at home and abroad is even bigger than first thought.
A US marine has been killed and up to a dozen others hurt in a plane crash in Hawaii. The aircraft they were travelling in was a tilt-rotor MV-22