"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."
Wildfires are sweeping across the Portuguese island of Madeira, with teams of over 100 people, including soldiers, battling to extinguish the flames
Rome’s famous Number 5 theatre at the Cinecitta studios has been destroyed by fire.
An investigation into the cause of the blaze has begun and
Quietly waiting to be pulled from a sewer system, Jeampier Silvera Arteta was the focus of a rescue operation.
After being missing for a day, the
Dutch chemicals firm Akzo Nobel beat forecasts in the second quarter on higher revenue after it put up prices for its products.
Germany’s parliament has voted to approve Berlin’s contribution to an EU bailout for Spanish banks.
But the Bundestag ballot, which was widely
The Olympic Games are a time for the world to come together to celebrate its athletes. The winning of gold, silver and bronze medals decided on a
Eyal Gever has made a name for himself by capturing and freezing catastrophic situations before turning them into 3D art.
His work involves 3
A Tunisian military court has sentenced ousted president, Zine al-Abadine Ben Ali in absentia to life imprisonment for complicity in the deaths of
Struggling mobile phone maker Nokia has suffered another massive quarterly net loss – over 1.53 billion euros – as it tries to claw its way back to a
Morgan Stanley swung to a profit in the second quarter but its shares fell in value.
That was because investors were disappointed that revenue
On the 20th anniversary of the killing of Italian anti-mafia judge Paolo Borsellino, the United Nations’ top anti-crime official has praised the work
“President Hosni Mubarak has decided to leave his position as president of the republic and asked the Supreme Council of the armed forces to run the
Several new television series have made it to the list of nominees for this year’s Emmy Awards, joining a list of past favorites.
EU leaders say Kosovo is on the right track to join the 27-member bloc, but that more work needs to be done on democratic reform.
The tropical rain was not enough to stop Hollywood actor Michael Madsen from making an appearance on the red carpet at the Odessa International Film
Russia and China vetoed a Western-backed U.N. Security Council resolution on Thursday that threatened Syrian authorities with sanctions if they did
Asian designers have been flying the flag at Japan’s International Fashion Fair in Tokyo.
The event is the country’s largest fashion trade-show and
Apple has been ordered to release advertisements saying ‘Samsung did not copy the iPad’ in a latest British court ruling over the ongoing patent
Egypt’s former spy chief Omar Suleiman has died in the United States where he was undergoing medical tests.
The 76-year-old was Hosni Mubarak’s
Another major name in German retailing is out of money and out of time.
Mail order company Neckermann said it was insolvent and applying for
A Tunisian military court has sentenced ousted president, Zine al-Abadine Ben Ali to life in absentia for his role in the killing of protesters in
Russia and China have vetoed a United Nations Security Council resolution that threatened sanctions against Syrian authorities for a third
As fighting intensifies in the Syrian capital Damascus, questions have arisen over the whereabouts of President Bashar Al-Assad. He has made no
It is getting more difficult for Spain’s government to borrow money.
The Spanish Treasury did manage to sell just under three billion euros worth
Israeli bus bomber identity still a mystery
Bulgarian investigators are still trying to establish the identity of a suicide bomber who killed five
In South African city of Pretoria, a tattoo studio decided to mark the 94th birthday of Nelson Mandela with a permanent ink. Their 67 clients got
Rumours are circulating that Syrian president Bashar al-Assad was wounded in an attack which targeted a high-level security meeting in Damascus on
The streets of Mexico City were filled with sound and colour as hundreds of clowns made their annual pilgrimage to the Basilica of Our Lady Guadalupe
A three-year-old boy was rescued from the sewer system in the northern Colombian city of Barranquilla. He was reported missing by his family after he