"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."
Some Syrian refugees who have managed to cross into Lebanon have told stories of widespread destruction and killing in the border town of Tel
More business travelers are taking to the air on privately owned and chartered planes.
The European air safety body Eurocontrol saw a 5.5 percent
While Dominique Strauss-Kahn sits in prison facing serious criminal charges, on the outside there is growing pressure for him to quit as head of the
Some scepticism surrounds the latest deal in Yemen said to have been agreed between its president of 33 years and the opposition, which would allow
As certain French voices question the absence of a picture of the alleged victim in the Dominique Strauss-Kahn sex case, there is growing outrage in
Danish director Lars von Trier has once more stirred strong emotions, at the Cannes film festival. Jewish groups were swift to condemn his behaviour
Rivals or partners, confrontation or collaboration, Europe’s complicated relationship with China is under the spotlight as never before this week
Reports from Washington say the US is to impose sanctions directly on President Assad of Syria for human rights abuses.
The latest move follows
It was one of the most daring diplomatic engagements of her reign of nearly 60 years.
Britain’s Queen Elizabeth has visited Croke Park sports
Another part of Japan’s tsunami-crippled Fukushima nuclear plant has been entered by workers – for the first time since an explosion two months
Since the claims of her assault at the weekend the alleged victim of Dominique Strauss-Kahn has not gone home to her flat in the Bronx in New
Germany plans to slim down its armed forces in what is described as the most radical reform since the Bundeswehr was founded in the 1950s.
In the latest topless protest in Ukraine a
group of investors demonstrated outside a government building claiming they have been stripped of their
There are calls for Britain’s Justice Minister to be sacked after controversial comments he made on cases of rape.
Speaking on BBC radio on
The space shuttle Endeavour has reached the International Space Station in NASA’s last-but-one shuttle mission.
The six crew will install an
The European cargo spacecraft ATV, is the most complex vehicle ever built to re-supply an International Space Station.
It can take nearly eight
Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II visited the Guinness Storehouse in Dublin on Wednesday (May 18) to watch the ‘perfect pint’ of the famous black stout
Thousands of Spaniards protesting joblessness have taken to the streets around the country, stealing the thunder from traditional political party
As the crow flies, it is not too far from a luxury hotel suite in midtown Manhattan to a cell at New York’s Rikers Island Jail.
The IMF has said Greece must redouble its reform efforts otherwise it will not be able to cut its huge debt mountain.
The sternest warning yet came
Putting their lives on the line and their faith in their weapons, Libyan rebels are moving into unknown territory.
Euronews accompanied a group of
May 19, 1962. At a birthday tribute to President John F. Kennedy at Madison Square Garden in New York, Marilyn Monroe sings her famously breathless
The Asturias Prize for Communication and Humanities has been won by the Royal Society, based in London, which is a fellowship of the world’s leading
New video footage has been released by the operators of Japan’s crippled nuclear power plant, which shows the scale of destruction and also the work
The Cannes film festival is the place where people come to see and to be seen.
Actors, directors and wannabes, all sharing the limelight on the
Twenty three Poles, including two former employees of Philips Electronics, are reportedly to stand trial in Poland in July over alleged payments of
Portugal’s unemployment has hit its highest in 30 years. It jumped to 12.4 percent of the workforce in the first quarter from 10.6 percent a year
Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel has said people living in southern European countries – such as Greece – will have to retire later and take fewer
Media coverage of the Cannes festival requires an army of photographers. Some stand on duty alongside the red carpet while others are sent on sorties
Libya’s internal war is inflaming neighbouring Tunisia. Tunis has warned Tripoli it considers the firing of rockets by Libyan forces towards Tunisian