"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
Many Europeans suffering economic hard times have been waiting anxiously for the winter sales, to finally see prices fall to levels they can afford
The number of people with jobs in the eurozone continues to fall.
Employment was down by 0.2 percent in the third quarter from the second
Lower purchasing power this Christmas in Europe is putting a strain on many people’s gift budgets, but in France spending levels are around the same
In an annual custom, the American president pardons the traditional centre-piece of the Thanksgiving holiday, a turkey. Two this year, named Cobbler
The tills keep ringing in Germany.
In September, retail sales there rose at the fastest pace since June last year.
They were up by 1.5 percent
Emptier shops mean Britain’s economy is on course for a third quarter of contraction.
British retail sales fell at their fastest rate in more than
Germany is enjoying its lowest unemployment since reunification, falling inflation and a pickup in wage growth, so why are March’s retail sales so
French consumers cut back sharply on spending in March as unemployment hit its highest level in over 13 years.
Consumer spending dropped 2.9
Britain’s economy shrank more than previously thought at the end of last year.
Updated numbers from the UK’s Office for National Statistics show