"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."
Israel’s prime minister has claimed that Iran will be on the brink of building a nuclear weapon in just six or seven months.
Iran has officially acknowledged for the first time that its Revolutionary Guards have been deployed in Syria.
The commander in chief of the
The most senior female figure of Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge regime has been set free by the country’s war crimes tribunal.
80-year-old Ieng Thirith
At least 14 people were killed by a roadside bomb near Pakistan’s northern border with Afghanistan on Sunday.
Police say the bomb detonated under a
Jews from around the world are preparing for their new year, which will be celebrated at Sundown on Sunday night.
In Jerusalem people rushed to the
Miners from Anglo Platinum were halted by heavily armed police on Sunday as they marched towards a police station at Rustenburg in South Africa
There have been more ugly scenes outside the Japanese embassy in Beijing, where Chinese demonstrators have been protesting over a group of disputed
Hundreds gather in the Afghan capital and the western city of Herat to protest against a film on the Prophet Mohammad.
Pope Benedict XVI celebrated an open-air mass in front of around 350,000 pilgrims, as well as politicians from all sectors of the multi-faith country.
At least eight Turkish police officers were killed when their bus was blown up by a roadside bomb.
Nine of their colleagues were wounded in the
The political posturing has started in the lead up to Germany’s elections next year. Former Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier believes he is
On the last day of the Pope Benedict’s visit to Lebanon, he celebrated an open-air mass in front of around 350,000 pilgrims, as well as politicians
While Ukraine hosted the Yalta European strategy conference, it is feared that the former Soviet republic could be moving further away from the
Investigators in Libya are trying to track al-Qaeda sympathisers, who are thought to be responsible for turning a demonstration over an anti-Islamic
An Irish tabloid newspaper has published pictures of the wife of Prince William sunbathing topless.
The Royal couple have already begun action
Former Italian Prime Minister, Silvio Berlusconi is keeping the country guessing about a political comeback.
The 75-year-old who was forced to step
Four NATO soldiers were killed in Afghanistan’s southern Zabol province on Sunday, in an attack believed to involve members of the Afghan national
Groundbreaking designs and fresh new talent. Those are two of the hallmarks of London Fashion Week with designers ready to defy the economic crisis
On the streets of the capital of the eurozone’s fourth largest economy Spaniards vented their anger at financial cutbacks.
Tens of thousands
European cities have become the target for anti-U.S. protests. Police in Antwerp in the north of Belgium sealed off an area after a group of around
Age was no barrier as hundreds of thousands swarmed through the streets of Lisbon. The anti austerity protest – repeated in other cities – was a
Russia’s opposition movement took its anti-President Putin message to the streets again after a three month break from public protest.
Pope Benedict XVI has urged young Lebanese Christians to be a model of religious peace for the entire Middle East.
Addressing a crowd of 15,000 on