"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."
Libyan state TV has broadcast an audio message from Colonel Gaddafi, calling on Libyan people around the country to come to Tripoli to free it from
Australia’s Chris Sutton produced a superb display to claim stage two of the Tour of Spain in Orihuela on Sunday.
The Team Sky rider bounced back
Hunger striker Anna Hazare says he is open to dialogue but his determination to change India remains intact.
At least 50,000 people gathered in
Israeli attacks on the Gaza Strip have been condemned by the Arab League. But, as an emergency meeting of the body urged the UN to take action
Norway is holding a national day of remembrance for the victims of last month’s massacre.
The prime minister, the country’s royal family and
As Libyan rebels advance on Tripoli, the opposition National Transitional Council says an operation has begun in the city to isolate Colonel
Left-wing demonstrators and police clashed in the northern German city of Hamburg, after a street festival in Hamburg’s Schanzenviertel district.
Palestinian militants have fired more rockets into Israel today, prompting threats of retaliation in escalating cross-border violence.
Pope Benedict XVI received a reception worthy of a rock star as he arrived to give a final mass at the Catholic Church’s World Youth Day event in
Anna Hazare, an Indian activist, entered the fifth day of a hunger strike, saying he was feeling physically weak but resolved in his demand that the
Leopard Trek produced a flawless run to edge out Liquigas and claim the opening team time trial in the Tour of Spain in Benidorm on Saturday
A pilot flying one of Britain’s famous Red Arrow aircraft has died following a crash after a demonstration.
Jon Egging, 33, had been putting on a
Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe is appealing for peace between all political parties following the sudden death of a leading figure in the
Prosecutors could be poised to drop a hotel maid’s sexual assault case against ex-IMF boss Dominique Strauss-Kahn, according to US press
As Syria’s crackdown on pro-democracy demonstrations continues, a United Nations humanitarian team has arrived in the country.
Dozens of people
Twelve people have been killed in a plane crash in the far north of Canada on Saturday. There are three survivors.
The aircraft came down just
The renewed violence between Israel and Palestinian militants shows no sign of stopping.
The Israeli town of Beer’sheva was hit by rockets on
As night fell in Madrid, hundreds of thousands of young people were at an aerodrome just outside the Spanish city to listen to Pope Benedict XVI give
Intense heat throughout the Pope’s Spanish visit brought some impromptu measures.
At the huge military airfield where pilgrims gathered for
Norway is holding a national day of commemoration on Sunday, almost a month after the Olso bombing and the massacre at Utoeya island.