"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
Seven people, including two Britons and two Spaniards, were killed when a small plane crashed in the Dominican Republic. Local aviation authorities
Colombian popstar Shakira’s 2010 hit ‘Loca’ was indirectly copied from another song, a US federal judge has ruled.
Judge Alvin Hellerstein said
Four French citizens, including two pilots have been granted bail after being held in pre-trial detention in the Dominican Republic for over a year
The Vatican has recalled its ambassador to the Dominican Republic after he was accused of sexually abusing children.
Two local TV channels
Winds of up to 75 kilometres an hour are threatening to cause further devastation to the earthquake-hit island of Haiti.
Tropical storm Isaac
Concern is growing with the first case of cholera having been detected in the Dominican Republic across the border from neighbouring
Haiti’s walking wounded continue to make their way to neighbouring Dominican Republic, but strict controls have been put in place.