"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."
Moldova’s Communist Party is ahead in the parliamentary election according to exit polls – but with a prediction that it will not win sufficent seats
European equities finished up over one percent, ahead for the eleventh day out of 13.
New data showing orders for longer lasting manufactured
Spain’s Banco Santander’s net profit fell 4.5 percent in the first half of the year to just over 4.5 billion euros, but that was better than analysts
Eduardo Puelles holds a unique, if tragic, position in the history of terrorism in Spain. The policeman is the only person murdered by ETA so far
Microsoft and Yahoo have agreed an internet search engine and advertising partnership, in an attempt to challenge the market leader Google.
Seeing the devastation of the Burgos barracks bombing for himself, Spain’s Interior Minister said ETA undoubtedly intended to kill.
Police in the Central Asian state of Kzrgyzstan have broken up two rallies and detained dozens of opposition supporters protesting the outcome of
An amateur cameraman captured the moment that a powerful car bomb blamed on ETA exploded outside a paramilitary police force barracks in Spain
Many of us want to look bronzed and healthy all year round, but the latest warnings should give pause for thought. Experts now believe that the risks
ArcelorMittal is forecasting only a gradual pick-up in business in the second-half of 2009 as global demand for steel falls 10 percent this year
Communist President Vladimir Voronin has warned Moldova cannot afford a repeat of the violence it witnessed following elections earlier this year
China has protested over claims that nearly ten thousand people are missing after ethnic rioting earlier this month.
It has called in Japan’s
The latest earnings from some of the world’s biggest carmakers suggested the industry may be past the worst of the slump.
Germany’s Daimler said
There’s been a third day of strikes by angry council workers in South Africa.
The strikers want the country’s president Jacob Zuma to fulfil
New imaging techniques have enabled scientists to watch and study as a living organism develops, and the cells divide and align.
Jedermann is a German adaption of Everyman, and since 1920 it has been performed every year in Salzburg as part of the Salzburger Festspiele. The
John Travolta and Denzel Washington star in Tony Scott’s remake of the iconic Walter Matthau vehicle, The Taking of Pelham 123.
The film is more
A car bomb has exploded outside a civil guard barracks in northern Spain. The size of the blast resulted in a large part of the building’s facade
Moldovans are voting again, less than four months after the last ballot ended in riots. The snap parliamentary election pits the ruling pro-Kremlin
Nearly 10,000 people are missing after ethnic rioting in China this month, according to the exiled leader of the Uighur community. Rebiya Kadeer made
Immediate suspicion for the latest car bombing in Spain has fallen on the armed Basque separatists ETA. The group’s last deadly strike came in June
Sunbeds are as dangerous as smoking, according to the World Health Organisation. Its International Agency for Research on Cancer, previously
Rotting meat passed off as edible, fish contaminated with heavy metals, adulterated mozzarella, just some of the food scandals that that have taken
China and the United States have found common ground on the worldwide recession, Iran and global warming during two days of dialogue in Washington
The Iranian President has called for demonstrators arrested for protesting against his election in June to be freed from jail, as long as they are
Two astronauts have put the finishing touches to Japan’s KIBO space lab during their fifth and final spacewalk. Floating 360 kilometres above the