"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."
One and a half million Kosovans go to the polls tomorrow in local council elections, the first since Kosovo unilaterally declared its independence
Barack Obama has promised leaders at the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Singapore that the US will put its economic energy back into the
New claims that British troops have been involved in brutality, torture and rape in Iraq have been made to the defence ministry in London.
Russia’s plan to channel gas directly to Europe has moved a step closer to reality after Slovenia put pen to paper on the South Stream deal.
The Netherlands has said it is to scrap all road and vehicle tax by 2012 and replace it with a ‘green’ charge based on the distance driven.
It was the scene of Thomas Mann’s famous work, ‘Death in Venice’ but now Venetians have held a mock funeral to highlight the Italian city’s sinking
The people of Kosovo are preparing to take part in their first elections since the disputed state declared its own independence early last year
Leaders of some of the world’s biggest powers have begun a regional summit in Singapore that seeks to free up the post recession global economy
The EU’s controversial Lisbon Treaty has finally checked in.
At a ceremony in Rome, Czech Prime Minister Jan Fischer handed his government’s
A least seven people have been killed and dozens injured in a train crash in India.
All fifteen coaches of the New Delhi-bound Mandor Express
A criminal investigation is underway in Russia into possible negligence that may have led to an explosion at an arms depot yesterday.
At least two
Kosovo prepares to go to polls on Sunday for the first time since declaring independence from Serbia in September last year.
The Obama administration’s decision to try the alleged mastermind of the 9/11 attacks and four others in a civilian court in New York, has divided
The mission to crash two spacecraft into the surface of the moon has detected about 25 gallons of water in the form of ice and vapour.