"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."
Brazil’s Jose Graziano da Silva is the new chief of the UN food agency charged with reducing global hunger, at time when food prices are going
Jan Kulakowski, the first negotiator involved in Poland’s EU membership and the country’s ambassador at the European Union, has died at the age of
Families of those killed in the Egyptian crackdown on protesters during the unrest that led Hosni Mubarak to relinquish power, have clashed with
China’s Prime Minister, Wen Jiabao has arrived in England. He had left Hungary having thrown a lifeline to the euro zone emphasising, while there
Germany’s Sebastian Vettel claimed his sixth win of the season after leading from start to finish at the European Grand Prix in Valencia on Sunday
Vietnamese protesters marched through the streets of Hanoi for a fourth straight week on Sunday, calling for China to stop entering Vietnamese waters
A Red Cross ship docked on Sunday morning in Tripoli’s main port, carrying mostly families and elderly travelling from Benghazi. A Red Cross
Injured Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh looks set to return to the country within the next 48-hours.
The man who has ruled Yemen for over 30
They came to show their thanks. Hundreds of Syrians living in Jordan rallied outside the Turkish embassy in the capital Amman.
They were united in
LulzSec, the hacker group that has penetrated a number of high-profile websites over the last two months, has suddenly ceased its activities.
The bodies of six climbers have been found on an Alpine peak. They were discovered on Sunday morning on Snow Cordier in the village of
By the time the Chinese premier arrived in Britain on the second leg of his European visit he had already thrown a lifeline to the euro zone and
Yemeni women, many dressed in graduation gowns, took to the streets of the capital Sanaa to show their opposition to President Ali Abdullah Saleh and
An attack on a police station in Pakistan has left at least twelve people dead. Suspected Taliban militants armed with hand grenades and automatic
British company Thompson & Morgan is being linked by French officials to an outbreak of E. coli in Bordeaux, and now people in the UK are being
High-profile Chinese human rights activist, Hu Jia, has been released from prison. Jia who campaigned for a range of issues including AIDS in rural
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is reportedly in a critical condition after surgery in Cuba. Rumours are circulating about the leader’s health after
The African Union’s Libya panel will meet in Pretoria on Sunday, for fresh discussions on how to resolve the conflict.
Hosted by South African
Protesters set fire to mounds of rubbish in the Italian city of Naples in protest at the authorities failure to clear the streets of tonnes of