"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 future of new deep-sea oil exploration off the US coast rests on assurances that a disaster like the Gulf of Mexico spill will never happen
Amid the shock of an air disaster in India, there is amazement that eight of the 166 people on board survived.
An Air India Express plane from
Thousands of football fans have arrived in Madrid for the Champions League final between Inter Milan of Italy and Germany’s Bayern Munich.
The Italian press is awash with the latest in the row over plans by Silvio Berlusconi’s government to restrict judges use of wiretapping.
The death toll from severe flooding in Poland has risen to 12.
The country seems to be the worst affected by flooding that has hit many parts of
An Air India Express plane from Dubai has crashed in Mangalore in southern India killing at least 158 people. Rescuers have pulled eight people alive
All the passengers on board the stricken flight were Indian nationals, according to Air India.
From hospital, some of the survivors have managed to
Could Britain’s security services have done more to prevent the London suicide bombings of July 2005?
That is the question MI5 agents and police
Restrictions on movement in Bangkok are expected to be lifted this weekend as authorities continue the clean-up after the city’s political
People have evacuated their homes in a remote region of Siberia that has been devastated by floods.
Aftermaths of the clashes between the Red Shirts and the army in Bangkok in Thailand. The streets are being cleaned of bullets and the objects left
A six-month old bridge over the Volga river sways in strong winds in Volgograd in Russia. No people were injured but the bridge has been closed.
Floods in Rona de Sus in Romania.
Almost 9,000 secondary-school graduates danced in the streets of Ljubljana as part of a traditional event that also promotes alcohol-free partying.
Pakistani authorities have arrested at least four people suspected of links with the failed car bomb attack in New York’s Times Square earlier this
An Air India Express plane from Dubai has crashed in southern India, killing at least 158 people.
Rescuers have pulled eight people alive from the
European Union finance ministers have agreed there should be tougher sanctions against countries that break budget rules.
They were meeting to
The Cannes film festival has screened a controversial film about the bloody fight for Algerian independence, amid protests that it tarnishes the
The world’s first synthetic living cell has brought a cautiously positive reaction from Catholic Church officials. But they have warned that the