"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."
There are now seven helicopters and seven airplanes fighting wildfires on the Canary Island of La Gomera. And the good news is they appear to be
Thousands of Tunisians have been celebrating the anniversary of their national Personal Status Code.
On Monday evening in Tunis they demanded that
Despite the economic crisis, the tourism season this year has been successful with German group TUI AG’s quarterly results beating expectations.
Rail passengers have been protesting in the UK at the news that ticket fares in England are to rise by an average of 6.2 percent from January.
Fighting continues to rage in the Syrian cities of Aleppo and Homs, and in his first public appearance since defecting to the opposition this month a
At least three people are reported dead and nine wounded after clashes broke out on Tuesday in the Yemeni capital Sanaa between the army and around
Shares of Groupon slumped over 20 percent on Tuesday after its quarterly revenue came in lower than expected and it gave a cautious profit outlook
More than 30 people have been killed and scores injured after a multiple attack on a busy market in Zaranj in southwest Afghanistan.
The mystery winners of the latest Euromillions lottery have been revealed, and they are a British couple from Suffolk, Adrian and Gillian Byford of
Many holiday-makers may be forgiven for feeling that taking the car is the most expensive way to travel that doesn’t involve booking tickets with
The eurozone’s economy shrank in the second quarter, having flatlined in the first and things would have been much worse but for a small amount of
The way schools are designed can have a significant impact on the way children learn. Architects are now taking a fresh approach when it comes to
Fresh calls from Syrian rebels for for a no-fly zone over the country have been dismissed by Iranian authorities.
The head of the main opposition
Police in Italy have discovered a sophisticated marijuana farm in an abandoned tunnel of Rome’s subway.
340 kilograms of the drug were seized with
Violent clashes broke out between police and local youths in the northern French city of Amiens.
Rioters fired buckshot, burned cars and set fire
Scientists have found genetic mutations in three generations of butterflies from near Japan’s quake-damaged Fukishima nuclear plant.
Kurds fought with Turkish police on Tuesday in the southeast province of Hakkari. The clashes took place on the eve of the 28th anniversary of the
Before the Arab Spring Tunisia was one of the most liberal of the Arab nations.
Now women are marching to make sure it stays that way for
Thousands of Tunisians rallied to protest against what they see as a push by the Islamist-led government for constitutional changes that would
The Olympic flag landed in Rio de Janeiro in the hands of the city’s mayor Eduardo Paes, marking the official start of the Brazilian city’s
German energy firm RWE did not do as well as its main rival E.ON in terms of profit growth in the first half of the year.
Announcing its results
Senior executives with aerospace firm EADS were reportedly told five years ago about potential bribes to Saudi Arabian officials.
There was a surprise jump in inflation in Britain in July.
It inched up to 2.6 percent from 2.4 percent in June – that was the first increase since
South Africa has launched its Women’s Month with a tribute to one of the pioneering anti-apartheid groups, the Union Buildings marchers of
A photo of a man allegedly responsible for shooting down a Syrian air force jet is being widely distributed on the internet – an event being hailed
A video showing a Syrian government fighter jet bursting into flames while under fire from rebels was posted on the internet on Monday. Rebels also
Three people are dead in Texas and another four injured after an eviction order turned into a half-hour gunfight.
Police identified the shooter as
London’s Heathrow Airport processed around 15,000 Olympic athletes and officials as they left the capital following the end of the Games.
At least two people have been killed in the latest clash between rival mine workers unions in South Africa.
Up to eight others, including two