"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."
An 11-year-boy successfully boarded a flight from Manchester Airport to Rome without a passport, boarding card or money.
Liam Corcoran went through
Last week’s cinema shooting in Colorado, which left 12 people dead, was the latest gun massacre to rock America.
Crime involving firearms claims
France has announced a plan to revive its ailing car industry. Anyone buying a new car will get special reductions for how green they go.
Europe’s second biggest car maker has posted losses of 819 million euros for the first half of the year – almost four times as much as experts had
For some 400 million Europeans the Schengen Treaty means they don’t need to pack a passport when travelling within the 26-nation Schengen Zone
Britain’s biggest peacetime security operation is underway in London, as athletes and spectators pour into the capital for the Olympic Games.
Thousands of Syrian army troops have joined the fierce fighting in Aleppo after being redeployed from positions close to the Turkish border.
London’s Olympic Games is proving a godsend for travel companies suffering a decline in business customers as a result of the economic crisis
Daimler is the manufacturer of the world’s third largest luxury car brand Mercedes, but it is not happy that it is now longer number one, despite
As Spain’s borrowing costs pushed it closer to needing a bailout, the country’s economy minister Luis de Guindos has been asking for help from his
North Korea’s new young leader is married, state media has confirmed.
Commenting images of Kim Jong-un visiting a children’s playgroup, the
NASA has released images showing what it describes as an “unprecedented” melt of Greenland’s ice sheet during a four-day period this month. The space
The second nuclear reactor to be restarted in Japan since the Fukushima disaster has now reached full capacity, authorities have confirmed.
Rate-fixing bankers should be treated as criminals, the European Commission said on Wednesday.
That is the view of the EU’s executive amid public
Funnymen Ben Stiller, Jonah Hill and Vince Vaughn strolled down the red carpet for the premiere of their newest comedy film ‘The Watch’ on
French rock band “Dionysos” from Valence performed at this year’s music festival Paleo in the Swiss city of Nyon – with founder and frontman Mathias
Suspended Romania president Traian Basescu’s hopes of keeping his job have been given a boost by the opposition, after the Democratic Liberal Party
Britain’s economy sank far deeper into recession than expected in the second quarter of the year.
GDP fell 0.7 percent compared with the first
Experts say Athens is nearly out of money and could be broke as early as August 20.
The European Commission has said that an intermediate way will
Star of the ‘Dark Knight Rises’ Christian Bale has visited the memorial outside the Aurora cinema where 12 were killed and 58 injured during a
Solar Impulse, the plane completely powered by the sun, has completed its historic transcontinental flight.
The aircraft was greeted by a cheering
Republic of the Congo
Fresh fighting has forced thousands to flee their homes in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Refugees were heading towards the capital Kinshasa
Road lanes reserved for Olympic traffic open in and around London today, and this could mean fines and delays for motorists in the capital
A powerful typhoon Vincente slammed the Chinese territory of Hong Kong, injuring dozens, disrupting communications and bringing business to a
Ahead of the London Olympic Games, even the traditional London double decker buses were getting excited. Czech artist David Cerny unveiled his
All of Turkey’s borders with Syria will be closed on Wednesday, according a Turkish television report which quoted the country’s Customs and Trade
WikiLeaks has hired Spain’s former human rights judge, Baltasar Garzon to lead the legal team representing the group’s founder.
The two are said to
The funeral of Cuban dissident Oswaldo Paya has taken place in Havana days after the prominent activist died in a car crash.
Hundreds attended the