"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
The magistrate was killed by the Mob in a bomb attack on May 23 1992 in Sicily.
Mobs of pilgrims began to flock to Fatima to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Marian apparitions and to see Pope Francis who is due to visit between May…
The event, held every year on May 9, is an annual fixture designed to commemorate the Soviet Union’s victory over the Nazis in the Second World War.
Russia showed off its military might on Tuesday at an annual parade on Red Square celebrating victory over Nazi Germany in the Second World War.
Thousands of pro-EU protesters warn Hungary's government not to abandon European liberal values in a May Day rally in Budapest
The anniversary of the liberation of the Dachau Nazi concentration camp in Germany is being marked.
Orange-clad citizens across the country celebrated by holding parties and street sales.
On April 26, 1937 the small Basque town of Guernica was destroyed by German bombs
On the 31st anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster we delve into the bizarre boom in "dark tourism" that has sprung up around it.
A ceremony has been held in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv to remember the victims of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, 31 years on.
Portugal marks the 43rd anniversary of its Carnation Revolution, with top left-wing politicians urging the EU to fight the rise of populism by focusing more on social welfare.
Israel came to a standstill on Monday as a two-minute siren wailed in remembrance of the Holocaust's six million victims.
Pope Emeritus Benedict celebrated his 90th birthday on Monday (April 17) in the garden of his residence in the Vatican.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un presided over a military show of strength in Pyongyang on Saturday.
Italy’s one-time favourite comic actor is being honoured on the 50th anniversary of his death.
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Poland remembers victims of presidential plane crash
This Thursday marks the 100th anniversary when the US formally entered World War One.
To celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome, the Italian European Movement hosted an event in the Eternal City to discuss proposals on the way forward for…
American celebrities John Legend and Teri Hatcher joined the fun at Disneyland Paris on Saturday (March 25) as the park celebrated its 25th anniversary with a parade and several other music and light…