"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
Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta is bracing himself for Wednesday’s confidence vote, unsure how much support he will have for his teetering
Italy’s prime minister arrived at the presidential place on Sunday on an urgent mission to shore up his government. Enrico Letta said he will present
Italian president Giorgio Napolitano has praised those who helped Syrian refugees ashore in Sicily.
Bathers near Pachino in south-east Sicily
First day in the job and Italy’s new prime minister designate Enrico Letta must try to form a government – the first after two months of political