"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."
Opposition parties in Romania are stepping up the heat on the country’s president in the search for a new government.
The parties have voted on a
Spain’s Grupo Ferrovial has agreed to sell London’s second-busiest airport Gatwick for a loss.
It is getting a smaller-than-expected 1.67 billion
The US planemaker Boeing has posted a larger-than-expected quarterly loss of just over one billion euros.
It blamed costs related to its
There is a slimmed down turnout at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show with hardly any foreign car brands present.
Most European carmakers prefer
After spending most of the day in the red, European shares finished at a new high.
Sentiment was boosted by gains on Wall Street where investors
British confectionery group Cadbury saw its sales rise seven percent in the third-quarter.
That was better than even the optimistic predictions
Car sales are improving, but the question remains can that continue without government scrappage schemes?
PSA Peugeot Citroen’s revenues continue
This year’s winner of the Sakharov Prize for freedom of thought, given by the European Parliament, is to be announced this Thursday.
Aviation and shipping will be added to the European Union’s greenhouse gas reduction targets, under a proposal said to have been agreed by the
Italy’s Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has scored a kind of victory in the European Parliament. Resolutions calling attention to freedom of the
Hamid Karzai and his main rival Abdullah Abdullah are once again the focus of the international community’s hopes for Afghanistan. The Afghan people
euronews: You are testing missiles. We are talking about Russian missiles. Could you confirm that you have the Russian S-300 on your soil
The UN’s nuclear watchdog, the International Atomic Energy Agency, believes it has found the formula that will settle the nuclear standoff between
A day after Afghanistan’s president said he would accept a run-off presidential ballot, his main challenger has confirmed he also accepts a second
Six supermarket workers in France have escaped unhurt after being held hostage by suspected armed robbers.
The drama unfolded early this morning
Poland has told the US it is willing to take part in a missile defence scheme that replaces one scrapped last month.
American Vice President Joe
The speaker of the Iranian parliament has ruled out Iran possessing nuclear weapons on religious grounds, the first time Islam has been invoked in
The Pakistani authorities are no taking no chances following the suicide bombings at Islamabad’s Islamic University, and all schools are being closed
Virtual reality is entering a new era of touch-sensitive tiles and immersive animations. Researchers in Barcelona have created a unique space at the
Strange and threatening events in a German village on the eve of World War One are the basis of Austrian director Michael Haneke’s latest film The
For the next four months Chinese art and culture will take centre stage in Brussels.
A draft agreement to resolve the row over Iran’s nuclear programme has been struck at international talks in Vienna.
The UN nuclear watchdog says a
The US is on a mission to Warsaw to try to calm tension over the u-turn on a missile defence shield in Europe.
Vice President Joe Biden has begun
Halloween would not be halloween without any tricks or treats but a row over one particular costume is threatening to overshadowed the event in the
A day after Afghanistan’s president said he would accept a run-off presidential ballot, his main challenger has confirmed he will be taking part
US President Barack Obama’s goal of closing Guantanamo Bay prison has moved a step closer after the US Senate passed a bill allowing inmates to be
Former French Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin has accused President Nicolas Sarkozy of hanging him on a “butcher’s hook” after the Paris
November 7 is the date set for Afghans to go to the polls again to elect a president. While Hamid Karzai’s agreement to a run-off may have eased
It was a case of deja vu for the residents of a small town in Georgia when a Hollywood crew turned up to make a film based on last year’s