"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 Tunisians have rallied outside parliament to call for an Islamic state ruled by religious law.
It is the latest sign of the struggle
Women’s rights activists have stepped up pressure to end laws that allow rapists to marry their victims. It comes after a 16-year-old killed herself
A man has been beaten to death and another seriously hurt after being attacked in a mosque in Arras in northern France.
Police claim the suspect
Swiss investigators have ruled out excessive speed and alcohol as the cause of the school bus crash.
They are probing other possibilites, including
George Clooney has been led away in handcuffs and it is nothing to do with his latest starring role.
The Hollywood icon was arrested in Washington
In this edition of Business Weekly, we bring you the Federal Reserve’s plan to keep US interest rates close to zero until 2014. Host Stefan Grobe
The death of many children and their minders when their coach was returning from a ski holiday in Switzerland has affected Belgians on a national
Shares in the computer giant Apple hit a record high after the latest version of their tablet went on sale and proved to be hot property.
Ukraine authorities have moved to quash claims Yulia Tymoshenko is being mistreated by inviting euronews to take a look inside the jail where the
As the bodies of Belgium’s bus crash dead were brought back home from Switzerland, their classmates and teachers came together in grief.
Large parts of Spain and Portugal are desperate for rain, nearing the end of the driest Iberian winter in more than 70 years. Spain got less than 30
Officials in Bangladesh say that at least 140 people are now known to have died in Tuesday’s ferry sinking in the country’s Meghna river.
A blue collar worker and committed union leader, Poutou continues his day job while running for president. Although he left school with little in the
Lommel, a sleepy Belgian town close to the border with the Netherlands, is still reeling from the dreadful accident that claimed the lives of 28
Britain is set to lend a hand to the United States with the release of strategic oil reserves.
President Obama and Prime Minister Cameron have been
The eurozone halved its trade deficit with the rest of the world in January, thanks largely to a surge in exports of German cars and machinery.
There has been a seismic shift in sexual politics in France, but only half the population may notice it.
The government’s decided to drop the word
Shares in the computer giant Apple hit a record high as its latest version of the iPad proved to be in hot demand.
Customers lined the streets to
A state election, likely due in May. will be a big test of German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s popularity.
Her Christian Democrat (CDU) Environment
Andrea, from Belgium, asks: “Will the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement, ACTA, prevent students from sharing information among
Syrian forces on Friday continued their offensive into the northern province of Idlib, driving some 1,000 refugees across the Turkish border.
Belgium is holding a national day of mourning for those who lost their lives in the Swiss bus crash.
It is the country’s first since 2004, which
Each day Esed and over 400 others picks through the rubbish that trucks dump from a mine in Bosnia. They are looking for coal and it is their
More than 200 angry ArcelorMittal employees of a French steel mill facing closure demonstrated in front of Nicolas Sarkozy’s campaign headquarters in
Military planes carrying the bodies of the 22 children that died in a bus crash in Switzerland have left an airport in Sion bound for Belgium
At least 12 people have died after a Turkish helicopter crashed outside the Afghan capital, Kabul.
Turkey confirmed one of its helicopters had
More details are emerging of the US soldier accused of killing 16 civilians in Afghanistan – including a concussive head injury sustained in Iraq
Italian lawyers are taking part in a week-long strike to protest against Prime Minister Mario Monti’s austerity package and call for an overhaul of
North Korea has announced it will put a satellite into orbit next month to mark the 100th anniversary of founder Kim Il-Sung’s birthday.
The frontrunner in the race to become the next French president has made a plea for Europe to boost the economy as well as cut deficits.