"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
Back in Tahrir Square, now clashing with the army, ordinary Egyptians have been protesting that the military command will undermine elections to keep
Thousands of Egyptians poured into Cairo’s Tahrir Square on Friday.
Their aim is to seal the same fate for their military rulers as they did for
Early in the morning thousands of protesters arrived for the “last chance Friday” protest in Tahrir Square.
They were surprised by the appointment
Egypt’s new Prime Minister Kamal Ganzouri addressed the press on Friday following his recent appointment by the ruling military council.
Kamal Ganzouri,78, has previously been the Egyptian prime minister from 1996 to 1999, under deposed president Hosni Mubarak.
As a result of this
Tens of thousands of Egyptians have converged on Cairo’s Tahrir Square in what activists say promises to be the biggest day yet of protest against
There were violent scenes in provincial Egypt overnight as calls for an end to military rule multiply.
Protesters clashed with police in the second
They are calling it ‘Friday of the Last Chance’ in Egypt.
Cairo’s Tahrir Square will again be the focal point as demonstrators gather to urge a
Two female journalists have been describing how they were sexually abused while attempting to cover the protests in Cairo’s Tahrir
With voting in elections due to begin on Monday, an uneasy calm has been restored to Cairo. But a tense stand-off remains. The ruling military
Egypt’s ruling military council has appointed an ex-prime minister, Kamal Ganzouri, to form a new government, according to state media.
Egypt’s ruling military council on Thursday apologised for the deaths of protesters in clashes earlier this week.
In a message posted on its
Street battles raged throughout Wednesday night as Egyptian riot police fired tear gas at protesters.
After almost a week of clashes calling for
The United Nations has condemned the killing of pro-democracy protesters by Egypt’s military rulers.
Its human rights chief criticised security
The United Nations on Wednesday condemned the killing of pro-democracy protesters by Egypt’s military rulers.
Navi Pillay, the UN’s human rights
Thousands of Egyptians returned to protest in central Cairo on Wednesday despite the country’s military rulers promising a speedier handover of
A night of clashes and confrontations in Cairo’s Tahrir Square greeted a military promise for a swifter handover to civilian rule.
Thousands of demonstrators have continued to pour into the streets of Cairo, as they demand to see the back of their military rulers.
Egyptians protesting in Cairo’s Tahrir Square are closer to achieving a democratic government after politicians held a five-hour crisis meeting with