"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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President Barack Obama is warning a failure to sort out the US budget deficit will seriously damage the economy.
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They have turned
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The top motor show in the world’s largest car market has opened in Shanghai.
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The Ukrainian government
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A young girl is arrested along with her mother for
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The 30th edition of the Istanbul Film Festival featured the usual mix of home-grown and foreign talent.
Out of more than 200 films shown, 50 were
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Many people are reported dead in post-election violence in the north of Nigeria, the homeland of the runner-up in Saturday’s vote.
Gangs of youths
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