"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."
Brazil’s ruling party candidate Dilma Rousseff won Sunday’s presidential race, and became Brazil’s first female president according to the Supreme
More than 50 Catholic worshippers have been rescued in Iraq after being held hostage for several hours in one of Baghdad’s biggest churches, the
There have been plenty of ugly scenes during Barack Obama’s bitter fight to retain control of the US Congress, but the US president has rarely had to
At least ten people are reportedly being held hostage at a Christian church in the Iraqi capital.
It follows an attack by gunmen on the building in
If a cholera outbreak and fears of another earthquake weren’t enough, Hurricane Tomas appears Haiti bound.
Even though, the tropical storm has
More alarming details have emerged about the parcel bomb threat on the United States.
Qatar Airways has revealed that one of two devices sent from
Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said Turkey will never surrender to terror after a suspected suicide bomb in Istanbul.
Brazilians have begun voting for a new president to succeed the popular Ignacio Lula da Silva.
Dilma Rousseff, the ruling party’s candidate, is
Ivory Coast’s long-awaited presidential elections are finally underway.
After six postponements in five years it’s hoped the reconciliation poll
At least one person has been killed and almost two dozen injured after a suspected suicide bomb in Istanbul.
The blast ripped through Taksim
Protests in the Giugliano region (north of Naples) over the rubbish crisis and the reopening of a garbage dump there that already contains six
South and North Korean families torn apart by the war were reunited with long-lost relatives in a tearful reunion, their first in six decades.
Lebanon unveiled the world’s largest glass of wine, smashing the previous record set in Portugal in 1998.
About 30,000 people participated in Taiwan’s annual gay pride parade in Taipei, calling for an end to discrimination.
China has been bidding farewell to its biggest ever tourism event, the Shanghai World Expo.
The 6 month extravaganza, which showcased some 240
US President Barack Obama has urged Democrats to get out and vote or risk seeing his agenda derailed. After two years in office Obama is in trouble
Authorities in Yemen have arrested a woman suspected of posting the US bound bomb packages.
She was apprehended in the capital Sanaa, after being
More than 14 people have been shot dead as they prepared to play a football match in Honduras.
Authorities say gunmen approached the group and
The people of Ivory Coast go to the polls today to elect a president in a contest that has been widely billed as the best chance of restoring peace
Brazil’s presidential candidates have been making a last-ditch effort to win over undecided voters ahead of Sunday’s run-off.
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