"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."
A firefight between rival Palestinian groups has killed 6 people.
In what is being seen as the bloodiest internal clash in the West Bank since
The United States and Cuba have agreed to resume direct talks on migration in the latest sign of President Obama’s desire to move towards a more
The Spanish centre-right opposition goes into the final week of the European election campaign with a lead in the polls.
Mariano Rajoy’s Popular
Gordon Brown has refused to quit despite his ruling Labour party facing meltdown in the European elections in the light of fresh MPs expenses claims
Pakistan says it is on the verge of driving Taliban fighters out of the Swat valley.
It means hundreds of thousands of people who fled the
He may have axed the show girls, but that hasn’t stopped Silvio Berlusconi putting his own candidacy forward in the upcoming European elections
Israel has refused to heed Barack Obama’s call to stop extending its settlements in the West Bank.
An end to settlement activity was part of the
Parliamentary elections are underway in the Russian-backed rebel region of South Ossetia.
The vote, which comes nine months after a devastating 5
A gunfight between rival Palestinian groups has claimed six lives in the West Bank.
The shootout occurred after policemen loyal to the Fatah party
Pakistan says victory over the Taliban in Swat is just days away.
The Pakistani army is on the verge of clearing the Swat valley of Taliban
G8 ministers have agreed to strengthen criminal justice systems in poor regions affected by piracy.
The lack of legal frameworks for the trial of
More than 50,000 teachers have been marching through the streets of Lisbon to protest against the socialist government’s plans to shake up Portugal’s
The Russian-backed rebel region of South Ossetia goes to the polls today.
Separatist leader Eduard Kokoity is expected to cement his grip on power
An armed thief has robbed a Paris jewellery store of 10 million euros worth of goods.
The lone gunman, dressed in a suit and wearing a fedora