"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."
The Rugby Union World Cup semi-final started with the traditional Haka dance from New Zealand at Auckland’s Eden Park. Within six minutes after an
World Champion, Sebastian Vettel stormed to his 10th victory of the season in the Korean Grand Prix in a faultless display to underline his champions
Demolition has begun on former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi’s home in the capital, Tripoli. The walls of the six square kilometre Bab al-Azizyah
The day after global protests against the world’s financial system and economic injustice, some demonstrators are not letting up.
The violence in Yemen continues as the country waits for Tuesday’s UN Security Council decision on whether to formally urge the President to step
For 33 years, few dared to brave Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour due to water pollution concerns. But on October 16, hundreds of swimmers dived into the
Israel has begun transferring Palestinian prisoners ahead of their planned release in an exchange deal for the captive Israeli soldier Gilad
Kenyan troops have crossed into Somalia to pursue islamist rebel group Al Shabaab who are believed have kidnapped foreign aid workers in Kenya
Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra spent Sunday visiting a boat operation in Bangkok aimed at helping to prevent the flooding from overtaking
Clashes erupted between police and protesters during demonstrations in Rome. Three people were injured and several vehicles were set alight.
Under a media glare worthy of the presidential election itself, the two remaining French Socialists battling to represent the party next year have
Israel and Hamas have published a list of the first group of 477 Palestinian prisoners due to be freed on Tuesday in exchange for the freedom of the
He only had to finish in the top six, but Australian Casey Stoner cruised to victory in his home nation’s Grand Prix to seal his second MotoGP world
New Zealand are preparing for another instalment in the long-standing All Blacks-Wallabies rivalry and a place in the World Cup final.
The team has
Tributes have been paid to Laura Pollan, one of Cuba’s best known opposition figures, who has died after a short illness aged 63.
Pollan led the
New York was where the movement started, and yesterday demonstrators occupied Times Square instead of Wall Street as the protest against corporate
Saturday’s planet-wide anti-greed demonstrations were inspired by the Occupy Wall Street movement in New York. And, nearly a month after first
It was nothing compared to the violence in Rome.
But scuffles also broke out in London as protesters camped down for the night outside St Paul’s
Get on top of your debt crisis by this time next week.
That is the stark message sent by the world’s leading economies to the euro zone, at the end
Many Europeans spent Saturday showing solidarity with the Occupy Wall Street movement in New York, by answering the call for a day of protests