"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
Margaret Thatcher’s supporters say much of what she did in the 1980s has relevance for today’s moribund European economy. They point out she turned
British finance minister George Osborne has admitted that economic growth there this year will be half the 1.2 percent that was forecast just three
Britain’s economy sank far deeper into recession than expected in the second quarter of the year.
GDP fell 0.7 percent compared with the first
Inflation in Britain edged down in February to the lowest level in over a year.
It was at an annual rate of 3.4 percent from January’s 3.6 percent
China’s sovereign wealth fund has bought a minority stake in London water supplier Thames Water.
China Investment Corporation said it had bought
Britain is teaming up with Hong Kong to secure London a top spot as an offshore trading centre for the Chinese currency the yuan.
The move is part