""It was the start of the conquest of space by the Soviets, which nobody was expecting""
Former ESA Director of Science
"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"I agree with the Trump policy about putting additional requests to China, because China can do more."
Former US Secretary of State
"France and Germany shouldn't be bullying the other 26."
MEP, Christian Democrats
"The tradition comes from the shepherds, who cooked their meat with dasarashi, between two slates."
Chef, Gabala Khanlar
"There’s one thing architects and politicians have in common: they both love big, expensive projects."
"There is no war in Senegal. But when you wake up in the morning and you have nothing to eat, this, too, is a kind of daily battle."
"We want to see which tomato plants can still give good yields without water."
Plant breeding scientist
There is renewed pressure for the parents of Madeleine McCann to be cleared as suspects in her disappearance. It comes after the head of Portugal’s
The first European Fair Trade Fair has taken place near Lyon in France. Thousands of people have visted some 180 exhibitions that highlight the
There has been fresh fighting in the Chadian capital, N’Djamena, where rebels are trying to overthrow President Idriss Deby. For the second
At least 20 people are reported to have been killed and 200 others hurt by an earthquake in southern Rwanda. The quake measured five on the Richter
Serbs are also voting in Kosovo. The small group that remains in Pristina is being taken by bus to the nearby Serbian enclave of Gracanica. Officials
The US Republican presidential candidate, Mitt Romney, is celebrating after winning the latest primary in the state of Maine. Although the state is
Five women have been shot dead at a shopping mall in the United States. The shootings happened at a clothing store at a shopping centre in suburban