"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."
“We don’t need more money, we do need time.”
On Saturday the Greek prime minister takes his message to Paris following his meeting with Angela
Opposition activists have marked Independence Day in Ukraine by protesting over the continued imprisonment of Yulia Tymoshenko.
The former prime
Iranian opposition leader Mirhossein Mousavi has been returned home from hospital, where he was admitted yesterday after complaining of heart
The mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik has told a Norwegian court that he will not appeal against the verdict that found him sane.
It had been promised for several weeks, and when it came Friday’s protest against Egypt’s new president Mohamed Mursi led to violent clashes between
Spain has emphatically denied that it is in talks with the eurozone over financial assistance to lower its borrowing costs.
That followed a Reuters
A 53-year-old fashion accessories designer – angry about being sacked by his employer – shot and killed a former co-worker near New York’s Empire
The number of Syrians fleeing to neighbouring countries because of the continuing violence has now topped 200,000.
It is far more than the UN had
After more than 18 years of negotiations Russia has finally joined the World Trade Organisation. What does that mean for the Russian economy and for
In Norway, many survivors of Anders Behring Breivik’s mass killings are still coming to terms with the tragedy, more than 12 months
Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras has promised that his country will fulfil all the obligations linked to its bailout deal.
Meeting the German
Mitt Romney on Monday will be the star of the United States of America’s Republican Party National Convention. The four-day political jamboree will
Britain’s economy shrank less than had first been thought in the second quarter of the year.
The latest reading by the Office for National
Germany’s Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble has been defending the European Central Bank’s presumed plans to help save the eurozone.
Greenpeace activists have climbed an oil platform in the Arctic, to protest against plans by the Russian energy giant Gazprom to carry out drilling
A court in Norway has declared Anders Behring Breivik sane and sentenced him to 21 years in jail for mass murder.
The far-right extremist had
Three people died and five more were injured when a section of a bridge collapsed in north-eastern China. The 100-metre section of the Yangmingtan
Apple and Samsung have been fined, after a South Korean court ruled that they had breached each other’s patents on mobile devices.
But a judge
Elma from Bosnia Herzegovina posed the following question for U-talk:
“Do you think that better education and preparation of learner drivers can
In this edition of U-talk Simona from Bucharest posed the following question:
“I wish to travel with my cat from Romania to Italy. What do I need
- On July 22, 2011, Anders Breivik sets off almost a thousand kilos of explosive fertiliser outside the government offices in Oslo.
- This kills
Norwegian killer Anders Behring Breivik has been sentenced to 21 years in prison after a court in Oslo found he was sane when he carried out last
Winds of up to 75 kilometres an hour are threatening to cause further devastation to the earthquake-hit island of Haiti.
Tropical storm Isaac
The US Anti Doping Agency said on Friday that it has stripped cyclist Lance Armstrong of his seven Tour de France titles.
The announcement comes
Thousands of striking high school students clashed with riot police in Chile on Thursday.
They were taking part in a protest in the capital
An investigation by Amnesty International has found that civilians are suffering “horrific levels of violence” in the battle for Aleppo.
Three-quarters of Norwegians want mass killer Anders Behring Breivik to be declared sane and sent to jail, according to a poll by Norway’s state
France’s Le Monde newspaper says it has obtained police documents that suggest Toulouse gunman Mohamed Merah did not operate alone.
Opposition sources in Iran say one of the movement’s two top leaders and former prime minister Hossein Mousavi, has fallen ill and been taken to