"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."
Neither candidate has been officially nominated yet, but the presidential election campaign in the United States is already in full swing. In fact
The London Olympics are less than two weeks away and there are fears the capital’s transport system will not be able to cope with the influx of
One person has been killed and ten others injured after a freak tornado ripped through northern Poland.
The Baltic region of Pomerania and two
One person has died and two injured after a bridge collapsed during repair work on Istanbul’s Metrobus line.
The connecting bridge was being built
Ben Hur, it’s the ancient historical drama that was filmed in the legendary Cinecitta studios in Rome.
It’s just one of the many iconic films made
A group of climbers from Poland and Spain were being treated in hospital on Sunday after becoming stranded on Mont Blanc in the Alps.
The feuding Sudanese leader Omar Hassan al-Bashir and his southern counterpart Salva Kiir have come face to face at this year’s African Union summit
The Syrian government has denied carrying out a massacre in Tremseh, where activists claim more than 200 people were killed on Thursday.
The hunt for a shark that killed a surfer off the west coast of Australia on Saturday has been called off.
It is believed Benjamin Linden was
French President Francois Hollande attends his first Bastille Day parade since taking office in May. The military parade down the Champs-Elysees is
Scores of demonstrators clashed with police in southeast Turkey ahead of a rally organised by a pro-Kurdish political party.
A quaint South Korean coastal city draws in the crowds to have fun in the mud.
Emergency supplies have been flown into thousands of people on the southern Japanese island of Kyushu, who have been cut off by severe
Two climbers have been found frozen to death in the Mont Blanc mountain range.
Their bodies were discovered on Saturday night near the Dome de
More than a thousand mostly amateur dancers took over the British capital’s landmark Trafalgar Square on Saturday for the Big Dance 2012.
A Russian Soyuz spaceship has lifted off for the International Space Station from a launch pad in Baikonur, Kazakhstan.
The rocket is carrying
The night sky over Paris lit up on Saturday night for a dazzling fireworks display to mark Bastille Day.
A gigantic mirror ball, hung from the
United Nations observers say last week’s attack on the Syrian village of Tremseh seems to have targeted the homes of army defectors and
A rally to mark the anniversary of last year’s social protests in Israel turned dramatic when a man doused himself in petrol and set himself on
Following recent bans for several Hells Angels groups in Germany, around 300 members of the biking club took to their Harley Davidsons on Saturday to
US Secretary of State Hilary Clinton has held her first meeting with the newly-elected Islamist President Mohamed Mursi.
Mursi, of the Muslim