"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."
President Barack Obama has signed his hard won stimulus plan for the ailing US economy which has dominated his first month in office.
The Czechs will not be rushed to ratify the Lisbon Treaty. The lower chamber of parliament in Prague has at last begun its debate on the reform text
The US economic rescue package that has dominated Barack Obama’s first month in office will be signed by the President this evening.
The leader of Italy’s opposition has quit after a surprise election defeat in Sardinia.
Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi’s conservative
Whatever else happens in the next four years, history may judge Obama on this plan alone.
The numbers and the stakes are that high.
The world’s largest wetland – the Pantanal in Brazil – is in danger of disappearing according to environmentalists, the victim of deforestation
Kosovo is marking its first 12 months as an independent state.
Celebrations began with a special session of parliament in the capital Pristina
Three decades after the tragedy of Cambodia’s so-called “Killing Fields,” the Khmer Rouge’s alleged torturer-in-chief has gone on trial.
The US economic rescue package which has dominated President Barack Obama’s first month in office will be signed into law by the President today
A year after unilaterally declaring its independence from Belgrade, tension remains high in Kosovo and experts are warning that the risk of an
The Centre Right in Sardinia has won a comfortable victory against a left-wing coalition in Sardinia’s Presidential and legislative elections. Centre
There are fears the global economic crisis could halt the rising birth rate in Germany where Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government has already
Hundreds of people have queued up for a place at the long-awaited trial of a former Khmer Rouge leader in Cambodia.
The UN-backed tribunal is the
The British and French governments have launched inquiries into how two nuclear submarines collided in the middle of the Atlantic.
Hundreds of Chinese workers stranded in Romania are camping outside their embassy in freezing conditions in Bucharest. They are trying to get home