"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."
Ethnic violence is a genuine fear for lots of Macedonians. The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia has seen a growing mistrust between Albanian and
French President Francois Hollande has continued to talk up growth on a visit to Italy, currently suffering a sharp economic slowdown.
The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC has agreed to hold their countries oil output at current levels of 30 million barrels per day
Nokia can no longer convince the markets. The Finnish telecoms equipment maker was sanctioned on the Helsinki stock exchange for its new profit
As well as Andriy Shevchenko, Tymur Shamanov – a six year old fan – also became the face of victory for Ukraine following Monday’s win over
Two 700-year-old skeletons buried in a pagan ritual to stop them transforming into vampires are to go on display at Bulgaria’s National History
One of the most important international art fairs – Art Basel in Switzerland – has just opened its doors.
It features pieces from nearly 300
Spidey made a dramatic entrance at the world premiere of The Amazing Spider-Man in Tokyo.
The superhero – this time played by American English
As Spain battles to get its banks back into the black, the country’s government is appealing for calm.
Madrid has had its sovereign debt rating cut
Anna Miranda, euronews: War, armed conflict, torture, catastrophe… how to alleviate human suffering? Is humanitarian diplomacy gaining in efficiency
Tourism in Greece had earnings down 15 percent in the first three months of the year, and on the eve of its desperate elections tourists are clearly
Ten thousand jobs are set to be cut at global mibile phone company Nokia as the company’s shares fell to their lowest since 1996.
There was a very modern setting in Salzburg for the production of Handel’s opera, Julius Caesar in Egypt.
The power struggle between Cleopatra and
A dozen protesters have been arrested in Bulgaria after they campaigned against a controversial new forestry law.
Several hundred activists clashed
Exhaust emissions could become a public health issue on the same scale as passive smoking after the World Health Organization said diesel fumes do
Germany gave the Dutch a lesson in clinical football with midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger and on-song striker Mario Gomez at the heart of their
Spaniards every day protest against eviction from homes – homes bought on credit – credit under terms their banks convinced them were within their
Egypt’s Supreme Constitutional Court has overturned the ruling that barred senior members of the government of former President Hosni Mubarak from
Turkey’s presidential office has labelled the death of former head of state Turgut Ozal in 1993 “suspicious” and called for an
German police have launched a nationwide crackdown on a group of radical Islamists known as Salafists.
Officers raided 70 properties in Berlin
Spain’s borrowing costs have shattered euro-era records. The yield on 10-year bonds hit 7 percent on Thursday morning. The move comes after ratings
The violence in Syria continues unabated on a day when the London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights announced as many a 14,000 people have
Greece’s jobless rate has soared to record figures. Data showed that 22.6 percent were out of work in the first quarter of 2012. That’s a rise from
The Swiss National Bank reasserted its commitment to holding down the value of the franc ahead of fears the election in Greece could drive another
British Prime Minister David Cameron has told the Leveson inquiry into the ethics of the UK’s unruly press that the government and media is “too
Scientists in Germany are trying to fill in the gaps in the current understanding of climate change.
Physicist at the Paul Scherrer Institute in
Myanmar’s pro-democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi has made a speech at the United Nations in Geneva during her first trip to Europe in more than two
Germany will do all it can to fight the eurozone debt crisis but Berlin cannot solve the bloc’s problem’s alone, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on
A group of 29 countries will meet in Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul, later on Thursday to discuss the country’s future after NATO troops leave in