"The huge amount of spatial debris that is generated is a real problem for active satellites."
Italian Space Agency
""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."
Clashes between Hamas gunmen and members of a Fatah-supporting clan has left four people dead and more wounded in Gaza. Hamas said it raided what it
Not long ago, a meeting between the leaders of Iran and Syria would have been seen as a summit of George Bush’s axis of evil. But Bashar al-Assad
The flowering of democracy across eastern Europe after the fall of the Soviet Union reaches a new peak this weekend, with the people of Latvia given
One person is now known to have died in a forest fire in Turkey which devastated villages just 40 kilometres from its main tourist beaches.
The re-modelled Japanese government has made its media debut. The Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda is hoping the new look will improve the sorry state of
Hamas has raided what it has called a hideout of bombing suspects in Gaza.
As many as 16 people are said to have been wounded in a confrontation
The omens were good in Beijing today. The day dawned to clear blue skies as Olympic officials sat down to discuss a number of problems with the
A convicted ETA murderer has walked free from prison in Spain. Jose Ignacia de Juana Chaos was sentenced to 3000 years in prison for 25 murders, but
A British jury has failed to reach a verdict in the trial of three men, accused of plotting with the July 7 London bombers.
The Kingston Crown
Holidaymakers feeling nostalgic for the Cold War can now tour what was once a top secret bunker in the former East Germany.
Opened to the public
A German farmer has made history with the world’s first double arm transplant.
The 54-year old lost his natural arms in an accident six years ago
The investigation of anthrax attacks in the US that killed five people in 2001 has taken another turn.
It has been confirmed that a scientist