"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."
Prince Albert of Monaco and Charelene Wittstock have finished two days of wedding celebrations with a religious marriage ceremony in the
The Greek parliament approved detailed austerity and privatisation bills in a crucial vote to secure emergency funds – and avert imminent bankruptcy
Belgium’s Philippe Gilbert overcame a late surge from Leopard Trek’s Fabian Cancellara to take victory in a crash-ridden opening stage of the Tour de
The African Union hopes a document it has drawn up on Libya will form a base for negotiations between government and rebels.
But it remains
Czech Republic’s Petra Kvitova clinched her maiden Grand Slam title with a convincing 6-3 6-4 win over Russia’s Maria Sharapova at Wimbledon on
The captain of the American ship, ‘Audacity of Hope’ will appear in court in Athens on Monday. He was at the helm as his vessel tried to defy the
The constitutional changes proposed by King Mohammed of Morocco have been backed by an overwhelming majority in Friday’s referendum, according to the
Dominique Strauss-Kahn’s release from house arrest in the United States has heightened speculation about his future. Will he run for the presidency
It was an event that fittingly illustrated Monaco’s glamorous image.
Their wedding vows over, Prince Albert and his bride Charlene were able to
French health authorities say an elderly patient being treated for E.coli in Bordeaux has died.
The 78-year-old woman had spent the past week in
More than 85,000 people attended Jean Michel Jarre’s concert, which concluded the first day of celebrations for Monaco’s royal wedding.
The concert given by Jean Michel Jarre for the marriage of Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene lit up the sky above Monaco. A bright and
Poland is beginning its EU presidency acknowledging that the union faces some of its most difficult moments.
It wants to use the six-month term at
The highlight of the first day of the royal wedding in Monaco, the concert by French composer Jean-Michel Jarre attracted a crowd of some 85,000.
Friday was just the aperitif. After the civil wedding which united Albert and Charlene – now officially Prince and Princess of Monaco – comes
Initial polling results show Moroccans overwhelming support constitutional changes proposed by their king. The amendments would lead to greater
Talk has already begun of former head of the IMF Dominique Strauss-Kahn making a political comeback. On Friday, a New York court returned his bail
The induction of the new Europol building in The Hague is also a chance to reflect on some of the new challenges of fighting crime. The European
Monaco is hoping the marriage of its Prince will usher in a new age of old-style glamour in the Principality.
Albert the Second and Charlene
Serbia’s Novak Djokovic outclassed France’s Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in 4 sets on Friday to reach his first Wimbledon final.
However, the 24 year old
Libyan leader, Muammar Gaddafi is threatening to take the fighting to Europe. Though he has not actually been seen, a voice recording of Gaddafi was
Dominique Strauss Khan had a good day in court on Friday as a New York judge lifted his house arrest.
It followed an unscheduled hearing where
Poland wants to use its six-month EU presidency – which began on July 1 - to strengthen the single market, press ahead with EU enlargement, and sort
Euronews gets a first impression of the newly-married couple as they attend the concert that Jean-Michel Jarre gave for the wedding. Isabelle Kumar
King Mohammed VI of Morocco’s revolutionary constitution has passed its first test, turnout of 60 percent validating the outcome.
The count is