"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."
Nursultan Nazarbayev has ruled Kazakhstan as the oil-rich central Asian nation’s president since its independence in 1991. The world’s largest
As Kazakhstan – Central Asia’s largest economy -takes over the chairmanship of the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe, it is
Denmark’s Connie Hedegaard, who struggled to chair the failed Copenhagen climate conference just a few weeks ago has said a lack of EU unity did not
More expensive fuel drove euro zone consumer prices higher in December as expected.
However inflation was little changed with the fuel costs
Feeding the world is big business and the world’s biggest fair for the food and agriculture industry is underway in the German capital Berlin
Government subsidised scrapping schemes continued to distort the European new car market.
The industry association figures for December were up 16
European Central Bank President Jean-Claude Trichet has said growing debt is a major problem for some European governments and he warned that Greece
Quarterly earnings from JPMorgan Chase have dashed hopes that consumer credit in the US is on the mend.
It reported deep losses on mortgage and
Despair has turned to violence on the streets of the Haitian capital Port-au-Prince as locals show their anger at the lack of aid getting through to
Members of a New Jersey church group arrive back at JFK airport to the delight and relief of family and friends.
The Trinity United Methodist
The first round of Ukraine’s presidential election is set for Sunday against a backdrop of deep economic gloom, voter apathy and corruption.
Togo has held the funerals of the two members of its national football team murdered in a gun attack last week.
The country’s President and prime
The clock is ticking to save any remaining survivors on the earthquake ravaged Caribbean Island, but there are some tales of good fortune.
In behalf of the web team, I just want to thank Kirsten for her help and her great job, we really appreciated working with her, she made the
Russia’s Duma lower house of parliament has finally approved a reform of the European Court of Human Rights so it can deal with cases faster. The
Swiss duo Zimmermann and de Perrot – Oper and Opis – and British physical theatre company Ockahm’s Razor are among the acts performing at the London
Although it looks old, the remote Serbian village of Kustendorf was actually constructed just a few years ago by filmmaker Emir Kusturica.
As thousands of Haitians remain hurt or homeless after Tuesday’s devastating earthquake, the international community has moved to donate food, money
Haiti’s walking wounded continue to make their way to neighbouring Dominican Republic, but strict controls have been put in place.
International efforts to get emergency supplies to the people in quake-hit Haiti are still facing serious obstacles.
The UN says some 3 million
Desperation now grips the survivors in the Haitian capital Port-au-Prince as tempers flare and people clamour, fight and loot for food and
It is from the air that you get an overall sense of the destruction inflicted on Haiti and the task now facing international search and rescue teams
Hospitals in Haiti say they are overwhelmed by the number of victims that require medical care.
The International Red Cross warns that as many as