"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
Europe’s debt crisis shows no signs of ending any time soon. With frightening speed the turmoil engulfing the euro zone has spread to Italy and
European Central Bank President Jean-Claude Trichet has urged eurozone governments to quickly implement the second bailout agreed on July 2 to help
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke’s much anticipated speech to an economic conference in the US on Friday turned out to be a bit of a damp squib
Shares are again volatile on the European stock exchanges. They fell sharply at the start of the day before rebounding somewhat with analysts saying
European Central Bank President Jean-Claude Trichet has joined the chorus of criticism of the role of ratings agencies in the global financial
EU leaders have appointed Italy’s Mario Draghi as the next president of the European Central Bank.
He will replace Frenchman Jean-Claude Trichet
The Italian Mario Draghi has been named as Jean-Claude Trichet’s successor as head of the European Central Bank.
The formal appointment of the
The European Parliament has endorsed Italy’s Mario Draghi to be the next head of the European Central Bank.
That came ahead of formal backing for
The European Central Bank is in “strong vigilance” mode over inflation pressures, ECB President Jean-Claude Trichet has said. That is the Bank’s code
The head of the euro zone’s central bank is suggesting that the bloc should consider setting up a single finance ministry to better coordinate
Mario Draghi is on track to take over as president of the European Central Bank after getting the nod from euro zone finance ministers.
The last major obstacle has been removed to Italy’s Mario Draghi becoming the next president of the European Central Bank.
A spokesman for German
German chancellor Angela Merkel reportedly wants something in return before she supports Italy’s Mario Draghi as the next president of the European
French President Nicolas Sarkozy has endorsed Italian Mario Draghi to be the next head the European Central Bank.
At a joint news conference with
The question of who succeeds Jean-Claude Trichet as president of the European Central Bank is not being discussed at this week’s Group of 20 meeting
Axel Weber, Germany’s top banker is quitting. At a meeting at the Chancellery in Berlin he told Angela Merkel and the finance minister Wolfgang
The head of Germany’s Bundesbank, Axel Weber, will reportedly not be a candidate to succeed Jean-Claude Trichet as president of the European Central
As expected the European Central Bank has kept interest rates unchanged at a record low one percent and does not seem too worried about inflation
The European Systemic Risk Board has met for the first time. The EU’s so-called ‘super-watchdog’ is designed to monitor Europe’s financial sector and
European Central Bank President Jean-Claude Trichet has revealed policy differences with Bundesbank chief Axel Weber.
Trichet said the bank’s