"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."
Bradley Manning, the US soldier accused of handing secret files to WikiLeaks, has been formally charged with “aiding the enemy”.
Manning chose to
There has been a second night of violence on the island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean over the high cost of living.
St Denis and Port witnessed
Residents in southern Chile demanding more social benefits have clashed with riot police in a protest that has lasted a week.
The German Chancellor Angela Merkel has taken part in a ceremony to remember 10 people whose murders have been blamed on a neo-Nazi gang.
Euronews Chris Burns leads a discussion on the forthcoming elections in Russia.
Chris Burns: “Hello I am Chris Burns and welcome to The Network
The bloodshed in Syria has intensified the voices opposed to the Assad regime both within the country and outside it.
Tunisia is due to host a
Sweden is celebrating the arrival of a princess.
Crown Princess Victoria gave birth to a girl on Thursday morning.
The baby is now second in line
Britain’s Royal Bank of Scotland is again the target of public outrage with fresh protests at its branches after the lender awarded over 925 million
A mixed response from the International Monetary Fund to the debt deal between Greece and its creditors.
The IMF’s director of external relations
The European Union is launching a pilot project in Ukraine to try and increase the country’s energy efficiency.
This has a high political as well
The Syrian city of Homs remained under fire for a 20th consecutive day on Thursday as Lebanese intelligence reports show the Assad regime is
The parliament in Athens has approved measures to reduce Greece’s public debt which form the central pillar of a rescue plan to stop the country
Away from the Hollywood glitz of A-listers and massive budgets, five films have been Oscar nominated in the live action short film category. Winning
For the crowd in Moscow on Thursday there was no question about who is the best man to lead Russia. These were Putin’s supporters, who have no truck
Anti Putin sentiment has been more visible in recent months as more Russians are taking to the streets and the question on everybody’s lips is, ‘just
The eurozone economy is heading into its second recession in just three years the European Commission has warned.
But it will be mild and
In a third day of violence in Afghanistan sparked by the burning of Korans, another five people have been killed. This brings the total number of
The identities of users of a popular adult website have been exposed after the site’s “sloppy practices”. The incident left email addresses
Iranian state television broadcast footage on Thursday of air defence units striking at a hypothetical enemy.
The broadcast is likely to be
Brent crude has been at its highest price in nine months — above $124 a barrel.
US light crude also hit a nine-month high this week.
French bank Credit Agricole has posted its biggest ever quarterly net loss of 3.07 billion euros.
The worse than expected performance was partly
The European Investment Bank has started an effort to help Greece’s economy to grow by channelling one billion euros of European funds to the
Moscow’s vast Lushniki stadium was packed to the rafters on Thursday as outgoing prime minister Vladimir Putin held one of his biggest presidential
March’s presidential elections will have much stronger checks and balances at polling stations than before, with a law requiring two webcams, a
French aerospace, defence and security company Safran reported Thursday the 2011 results, showing a strong progress over the previous year.
A host of international politicians are in London for meeting to discuss the future of Somalia – often referred to as a ‘failed state’.
The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child aims to protect children against discrimination. But many young people from marginalised and
The Opera House in Vienna could be described as a Hall of Fame for the lyrical world. In this year’s programme Charles Gounod’s Faust is not to be
Protesters in Yemen’s southern port city of Aden stormed a polling station on Wednesday and smashed ballot boxes stuffed with voting slips, a day
Snow swept across northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region and northeast China’s Jilin Province on Wednesday, with some areas in Xijiang