"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."
Thousands of people marched through the Turkish cities of Istanbul and Ankara on Sunday to denounce a Kurdish rebel ambush that killed 13
A flat dash to Montpellier came as a welcome relief for the yellow jersey contenders on stage 15 of the Tour de France.
It was a day for the sprint
As Eurozone ministers prepare tackle the bloc’s wider financial troubles this week, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was in Athens on Sunday to
Lithuania has demanded answers from Austria after Vienna police freed a wanted former KGB general just 24 hours after his arrest.
The battle for the Libyan oil town of Brega continued on Sunday as rebels clashed with Colonel Muammar Gaddafi’s troops.
The AFP news agency
British police arrested Rebekah Brooks the former chief executive of Rupert Murdoch’s UK newspaper business on Sunday.
The 43 year old was being
The final curtain come down on the 45th Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland on Saturday.
The festival takes its name from the lakeside town where
A radioactivity scare affecting locally produced beef continued to spread across Japan on Sunday, after more than three quarters of the country’s
NATO forces started handing control of Afghanistan’s security to the country’s own troops and police on Sunday.
The handover will be a gradual
Monkeys from a Rio de Janeiro forest have been pestering nearby residents by stealing food and breaking into their apartments.
Villagers save a four-year-old boy stranded in flash floods in India’s central Madhya Pradesh state.
Hundreds of Ultra orthodox Jews scuffle with Israeli police during protest against the opening of a public parking lot on the holy Jewish resting day.
British police are hunting the killer of three people who died in suspicious circumstances at a hospital in Stockport, northwest England.
Polish driver Krzysztof Holowczyc celebrated a well earned victory in the Silk Way Rally of Russia after finishing ahead of the nine times Dakar
A German prize set to be awarded to Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has been scrapped amid controversy over his nomination.
Refugees have been making a desperate trek for survival across the arid terrain where the borders of Somalia, Kenya and Ethiopia meet. Thousands
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said on Saturday that he will return to Cuba to start chemotherapy treatment.
Chavez said he would delegate some
China on Sunday criticised President Barack Obama over his decision to meet with the Dalai Lama, Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader.
Beijing issued a
Colonel Muammar Gaddafi hit out at American recognition of the Libyan rebel council on Saturday, rejecting reports he was set to leave the country
Exiled Syrian’s wrapped up a meeting in Turkey on Saturday aimed at building a united and credible opposition to President Bashar al Assad’s