"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."
Silvio Berlusconi has launched a scathing attack on the foreign press at the end of a tumultuous week for the Italian prime minister.
Pakistan’s Interior Minister has said an operation against militants on the Afghan border is imminent.
The statement follows Saturday’s attack on
The head of the United Nations mission in Afghanistan has admitted for the first time that there was widespread fraud in Afghanistan’s election.
Socialists and social democrats go head to head for the third and last time this year for Portuguese local elections.
The centre-right PSD came
Signs of tension have begun to surface over Saturday’s deal to end a century of hostility between Turkey and Armenia.
Turkey’s Prime Minister says
The Turkish prime minister has appeared to impose thinly-veiled conditions on the normalisation of ties agreed yesterday with Armenia.
Spanish and French police say they have made three breakthroughs in the last 24 hours in their decades-long effort to dismantle the armed Basque
Britain and the United States have warned Iran that the world will not wait for it to meet its international obligations.
Speaking after talks in
Local and regional elections across Russia today are being seen as a test of whether President Dmitri Medvedev has made any progress on the
The Boyzone singer Stephen Gately has died suddenly while on holiday in Spain.
The 33-year-old Irish pop star reportedly passed away in his sleep
Pakistan is to step up its offensive against the Taliban after suspected militants attacked the army’s headquarters in Rawalpindi.
Organisers say 50,000 people turned out in Rome on Saturday to protest at what gay rights groups say is an increase in attacks on homosexuals this
Soldiers who were being held hostage inside Pakistan´s army headquarters in Rawalpindi have been freed.
In an audacious attack on Saturday
A controversial media law has been passed by the Argentine parliament, replacing the previous legislation dating from the period of military
The first ever clown in space has returned to Earth.
Canadian billionaire Guy Laliberte arrived as planned in Kazakhstan after a landmark space
It required an 11th-hour intervention from US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, but finally, hours late, Turkey and Armenia have signed a historic