"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."
Demonstrators have taken to the streets of Dublin to protest against harsh austerity measures promised by the Irish government.
Candidates in Ivory Coast’s presidential election have called for an end to violence as the country prepares for Sunday’s poll.
The latest rally
Heavy snow has been causing problems across swathes of Northern Europe.
Parts of the UK have seen up to 35 centimetres of the white stuff, with the
Catalan nationalists look set to oust the ruling Socialists in Sunday’s election for the regional parliament.
Discontent is rife over high
The shattered presidential palace in Cholera hit, earthquake ravaged Haiti.
It is against this backdrop that Haitians prepare to go to the polls in
Australian carrier Quantas has resumed Airbus A380 flights, three weeks after a mid-air engine blow out grounded the fleet for safety
Pressure is building on South Korean President Lee Myung-bak for a more robust response to North Korea, four days after the North launched an
A banner read “The young and jobs are the future,” as members of Italy’s biggest trade union marched in Rome calling for immediate action against job
As Haiti prepares to vote for a new president, for many, the question is not if the country can overcome its well-documented challenges but whether
Switzerland’s far-right People’s Party, the SVP, appears on course for a strong referendum victory over the expulsion of foreign criminals.
A Somali born teenager has been arrested in Portland, Oregan after he attempted to detonate a car bomb at a Christmas tree lighting
US diplomats have been hard at work trying to control the fallout from the imminent release of close to three million confidential documents by the
Portugal has taken a big step towards resolving its economic woes, after approving an austerity budget for 2011. But will this budget be enough to
Pressure is mounting on Ireland’s embattled government after it was punished by voters angry at the country’s economic crisis.
The ruling Fianna
The head of the European Commission has dismissed reports that Portugal is joining Ireland in seeking a European bailout.
Speaking in Paris, Jose
China has warned America and South Korea not to stage military acts near its coast, ahead of joint naval drills due to start on Sunday in the Yellow
Haiti goes to the polls on Sunday to elect a new president, in the midst of a cholera epidemic and with the Caribbean nation still reeling from
One of the world’s leading laboratories for particle physics has produced another remarkable discovery.
The ATLAS project superheated the smallest
Tension has marked the run-up to the decisive round of Sunday’s presidential election in Ivory Coast. Huge rallies for the sitting president and his
Barack Obama has been left bloodied and bruised after a basketball game with family and friends.
A stray elbow left the US President needing a