"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."
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The trial of an anti-whaling activist from New Zealand has begun in Tokyo.
Protesters gathered outside the court demanding a strict sentence for
The Spanish government’s additional spending cuts – narrowly voted through parliament on Thursday – include a 1.2 billion euros reduction of funding
In the battle of the big techs, Apple has overtaken Microsoft.
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Consumer confidence in the euro zone’s second largest economy – France – fell to its lowest level in a year in May.
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The euro rose in value on Thursday after China’s central bank said Europe remained a key investment market for the country’s foreign exchange
The last time they embarked on this crossing, it was a lot less peaceful.
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Queueing for Bosnians seeking travel permission at an EU embassy could soon end. A European proposal would allow them visa-free travel across the
Sarah Jessica Parker and her pals from Manhattan are taking their sexy ways to a new city in “Sex and the City 2.”
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There has been temporary relief for Spain’s governing Socialists as parliament approved their 15 billion euro austerity package.
But it was the
Massive anti-North Korea protest is held in Seoul to denounce the North’s recent threats against the South.
More than 100,000 people demonstrate across France against plans by the centre-right government to extend the retirement age in a bid to shore up the
Bangladeshi buddhists celebrate Buddah’s birthday in Dhaka.
Hundreds of Myanmarese exiles living in India rallied in New Delhi on Thursday to protest against Myanmar’s upcoming elections.
Filipino activists gather in Manila to denounce the coming elections in Myanmar.
BP has managed to stop the flow of oil that has been leaking into the Gulf of Mexico for the last five weeks, according to the US coastguard.
North Korea has said it will rip up a military pact aimed at preventing naval clashes with the South amid mounting tensions in the region. The latest
There is relief for Spain’s Socialist government, after parliament backed it’s 15 billion euro austerity plan.
But it was the closest of calls. The
At least seven people are now known to have died in the bombing of a theatre in the Russian city of Stavropol yesterday.
The powerful blast came
The streets of France have been filled with demonstrators, as workers protest at government plans to raise the age of retirement.
At 60, France has
This year’s Asturias prize for Communication and Humanities has been awarded in Oviedo, northern Spain.
It is the third of Crown Prince Felipe’s
Questions are being asked about the role played by the jamaican police in the bloody crackdown on a drugs gang in the capital, Kingston.
Two rival gangs in the German city of Hannover have agreed to end their long-running and often violent feud. The Hells Angels and the Bandidos had
A series of suicides at a company that makes computer parts for iPods and mobile phones has led to questions over working conditions on Chinese