"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 President Nicolas Sarkozy and his entire government have paid their respects to the eight French victims of the Arcana cafe bombing in
With the death of Osama bin Laden, the US has scored its biggest victory in the war it has waged on al-Qaeda. For the view from New York, euronews
Euronews has received a video testimonial from a Syrian army soldier who says some troops are disobeying orders to fire at pro-democracy protesters
Tracking down Osama bin Laden was arguably the costliest manhunt in history.
Al Qaeda’s attacks on the United States on September 11 2001 led the
Barack Obama launched the operation to eliminate Osama bin Laden by uttering the codeword “Geronimo”. In doing so, he also fired off a salvo in the
In Yemen pro-democracy activists have urged protesters not to display banners of Osama bin Laden, to avoid giving the government an excuse to crack
The remains of the late Pope John Paul II have been moved to a new resting place under the altar of a side chapel in Saint Peter’s Basilica, near
New Zealand authorities have said one person was killed and at least 14 people were wounded when a tornado struck the city of Auckland.
The clock is ticking towards the expiry of Colonel Gaddafi’s ultimatum to the rebels fighting his rule; immediate surrender by tonight and
Sony has revealed hackers may have stolen the data of another 25 million accounts in a second massive security breach.
As well as the cyberattack
Saab’s owner Spyker is selling 30 percent of the Swedish marque to Chinese car maker Hawtai for 120 million euros. The Chinese will also loan Spyker
One year after being bailed out with 110 billion euros in EU and International Monetary Fund loans, Greece is insisting that any restructuring of its
May 4, 1904. Charles Rolls is introduced to Henry Royce at the Midland Hotel in Manchester, England, a meeting that spawned perhaps the most
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One of the biggest and the most unlikely stars to visit the
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Difficult questions were being asked in Pakistan on Tuesday following the bin Laden raid.
Although the atmosphere is calm, many seem bemused. How
Washington DC and other US cities have seen more police on the streets, two days after the killing of al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden. But the White
Members of Reporters Without Borders threw ink and painted stencils on the walls of the Syrian embassy in Paris to protest the ongoing violence in
Police in the UK have revealed they arrested five men under anti-terrorism laws near a nuclear site in north-west England on Monday.
The men, who
The response in Iran to the death of bin Laden has, predictably, been markedly different to that of the West.
“The foreigners’ excuse to carry on
The International Committee of the Red Cross on Tuesday called on Syria to stop preventing its medics from treating casualties in Deraa.
More than 100 supporters of a pro-Taliban Islamist party took to streets in Pakistan’s south-western city of Quetta to condemn the death of Osama bin
American police patrols have increased in major US cities, but on a five-point scale for terrorist threats the military remained hovering around
A tornado left a trail of destruction in New Zealand’s largest city, Auckland, on Tuesday (May 3), leaving one person dead and more than a dozen
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper will head a majority government for the first time after his Conservative Party won Monday’s parliamentary
The White House has confirmed that Osama bin Laden was unarmed when American commandoes stormed his compound. But they say the al Qaeda chief did put
Real Madrid have a mountain to climb in tonight’s Champions League semi-final second leg match against FC Barcelona in the Nou Camp.
Not only will
French investigators said on Tuesday that have found the second flight recorder of the Air France plane that crashed into the Atlantic almost two