"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."
Through its geography, its history and the principles of free trade, the European Union is very dependent on maritime transport. So Brussels is
Cancer is the most common cause of death in the European Union, after cardiovascular diseases. In 2003, EU member states committed themselves to
They are symbols of death and disease in some cultures, longevity and happiness in others but to scientists at Brown University in Providence Rhode
The International Red Cross say the proposed handover of Colombian politician Alan Jara, held by FARC rebels since 2001, will not go ahead as
The heaviest snowstorm Britain’s faced in almost 20 years has brought travel chaos to much of the country and Europe.
Tens of thousands of
He had come to make a speech on the global economy but the Chinese premier’s words were overshadowed by what is almost becoming a political fashion
Libya’s Colonel Gaddafi has been elected to lead the African Union.
At a specially held summit in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa, Gaddafi —
Israeli aircraft destroyed a car in the southern Gazan town of Rafah killing one Palestinian and wounding three others.
Israel claims it targeted
While Israel renews its attacks on Gaza, the US Middle East envoy, George Mitchell has been reviewing his softly softly approach to Middle East peace
Farmers in Greece have taken to the streets in protest again – this time demanding more financial help from the government over low prices.
The African Union has voted Libyan President Muammar Gaddafi as the bloc’s leader in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa.
However the Union has
It has been predicted for more than a week but large parts of London and south-east England have been halted by an unusually heavy snowstorm.
Four members of Colombia’s security forces, held hostage by FARC rebels since 2007, have been re-united with their loved ones.
The soldier and
Javier Fesser’s “Camino” was the big winner in this year’s Spanish Goya awards.
The film, that deals with Catholic group Opus Dei’s influence on a
Israel has launched a series of air strikes in the Gaza Strip, targeting a Hamas security complex and tunnels used to smuggle weapons after vowing a
Left wing FARC rebels in Columbia have released four hostages they have held in the jungle since 2007.
With joy evident on their faces, the three
Tens of thousands of people have queued overnight in Paris for the final chance to see an exhibition of work by Picasso and the grand masters who
Talks to try and resolve a dispute over the use of foreign workers at an oil refinery in the UK are due to start today.
But tension remains high