"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."
The Pakistani Taliban have claimed responsibility for failed car bomb plot that forced the evacuation of New York’s Times Square. They said the
The Turin Shroud has been on public display in its home city of Turin in Italy since mid-April, and now the Pope has celebrated mass in the
The bailout for Greece aims to stem a crisis that has shaken the world’s financial markets to the core. So where will the latest measures fall?
A German MEP has called for a Europe-wide ban on the burka, saying that covering women “openly supports values that we do not share in Europe”
Eurozone finance chiefs have been holding high level talks in Brussels to finally seal an emergency rescue deal for debt stricken Greece.
The oil spill from the sunk BP rig off the Louisiana coast is expanding much quicker than first estimated.
It has tripled in size in just days, so
Thailand’s prime minister Abhisit Vejjajiva has implied that force could be used against anti-government protesters to dislodge them from a Bangkok
The Pope has taken a break from the abuse scandals engulfing the Catholic church to visit the Turin Shroud.
Benedict received a rapturous welcome
The Greek government has agreed a deal with the EU and the IMF to save the country’s economy.
The agreement, aimed at freeing up billions of euros
Authorities in New York have confirmed there’s been a failed car bomb in the heart of mid-town Manhattan.
Times Square and its surrounding area
The final weekend of the British general election campaign brings more unwelcome news for Gordon Brown and the ruling Labour party.
US officials have admitted that it is “inevitable” that oil from an uncontrolled leak in the Gulf of Mexico will hit the country’s coastline
After a May Day of protests across Greece to demonstrate against a proposed raft of austerity measures. The Prime Minister George Papandreou is