"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."
French fashion house Christian Dior has presented its latest catwalk collection at Paris Fashion week without star designer John Galliano.
Anti-government rebels have fired a sustained barrage of mortar bombs and rockets at a military base protecting the eastern Libyan port of Ras
There are reports of dozens of deaths in the western Libyan town of Zawiyah where Colonel Gaddafi’s forces have been stepping up efforts to regain
For tens of thousands of people fleeing the violence in Libya, nearby Malta is a safe haven. By air or by sea, evacuees of more than 50 nationalities
It is 18 days since Iranian opposition leaders Mahdi Karroubi and Mir-Hossein Mousavi and their wives were removed from their houses in Iran. Mousavi
Belgium has rejected a Franco/German plan to impose wide ranging economic changes on euro zone states.
Germany wants an end to inflation-linked
euronews has heard claims that African nationals are being press-ganged into fighting with government troops in Libya.
250 kilometres south of
In Tobruk, life has slowly begun to assume its new character.
Protestors are on the streets again, but this time, not in anger. It is a
If you fancy some really unique transport – and have lots of money – then the Geneva Motor Show is the place to find tricked out versions of already
Iraq has been hit by mass protests for a second consecutive Friday.
In Baghdad, thousands took to the streets, angry over a shortage of jobs
Opposition fighters say a Libyan air force plane attacked a military base in rebel hands near the strategic eastern town of Ajdabiya.
Pick of the Clicks looks at the most clicked news story of the week on our website and how it’s being reported elsewhere on the net. This week
There have once again been widespread protests across Yemen with thousands of anti-government campaigners taking to the streets.
Crude oil prices are back on the rise as Libyan rebels vowing “victory or death” reportedly battled with pro-Gadaffi forces near the major oil
Eurotunnel slipped back into the red in last year. Its 57 million euro loss came as the cost of servicing its debt rose by more than a quarter.
US employers hired more workers in February and the jobless rate fell to a near two year low.
The number of people in work increased by 192,000 –
It seems the rich continue to spend – luxury group goods Hermes said the year had started very well and it expected that to trend to continue.
Belgium ground to a halt on Friday as trade unions held a day of protest against the introduction of austerity measures and in the debt mired
Fighting for the strategic Libyan town of Brega continues. The rebels are pushing back, after a second day of air attacks by pro-Gaddafi forces
Paris fashion week has been seeing collections by the Belgian designer Dries van Noten, America’s Zac Posen, a little magic from Manish Arora and
Johnny Depp’s latest movie release is an animated feature that casts him as a reptile with an identity crisis. Rango is a chameleon on a quest to
Doctors in France say they have made a breakthrough in the treatment of lung cancer.
Experts in Paris have removed the diseased part of the
Two boys stand on top of an abandoned tank close to the sea, giving victory signs.
There is bravado in Benghazi despite fears of a government
With two US warships already in the Suez Canal, Washington has the military capability to respond quickly in Libya should it need to. Talks continue
Kyrgyzstan President Roza Otunbayeva has played a key role in two revolutions.
The first was ridding the country of its then leader, President
Neither a fair nor a festival, the 13th international ‘Cartoon Movie’ is a forum for European cartoon producers to promote their films – and try to
Egyptians flooding into Tunisia from Libya are now being airlifted back to Cairo. Many of them were staying at a UN relief agency camp, and are now
Mutinous army units in pickup trucks armed with machine guns and rocket launchers deployed around the strategic oil installation at Brega, a day
Hundreds of mourners paraded through the streets of the eastern Libyan city of Ajdabiya to pay their respects to five anti-government fighters killed