"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."
The president and first lady were warmly welcomed when they arrived at the last of the 9/11 attack sites.
They went to Shanksville in Pennsylvania
Moments of silence have been held for the victims of September the 11th.
Exactly 10 years after the attacks, Americans gathered to grieve where
A suicide bomber has injured as many as 90 people including 50 US soldiers in central Afghanistan.
It is being reported that the attacker, driving
A city of eight million has many memories and New Yorkers are reflecting on the day that changed America.
The scale of the attack on the place many
Hundreds of firefighters from across America crowded into New York’s St Patrick’s Cathedral on Saturday to pay their respects to colleagues who were
Lanterns have been lit at the field in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, where hijacked United Airlines flight 93 crashed on September 11, 2001.
The sun shines on Bryant Park, Manhattan, New York, 2753 chairs, one for each victim, sit empty as the city remembers 9/11.
A team of typists
Dignitaries from all over the world gathered at the United Nations headquarters in New York on Friday as the world body marked the tenth anniversary
Leading by example, New York’s Mayor has taken the subway despite fears that terrorists could be planning an attack on the 10th anniversary of
Hillary Clinton says al Qaeda is behind the unconfirmed threat to the United States.
The US Secretary of State was speaking at a college of
Journalist Christiane Amanpour gives her views on some of he effects of 9/11 on the eve of the tenth anniversary. She has covered a great many of the
Just a month after the September 11 attacks, America and its allies invaded Afghanistan to oust the Taliban regime.
The airstrikes took in Kabul
The North Tower of the World Trade Center takes nine seconds to collapse to the ground, one hour and 41 minutes after the impact with flight 11
Firefighters and police begin the process of clearing 1.5 million tonnes of debris from “Ground Zero”, where the Twin Towers once stood. Eleven
United Airlines flight 175 hits the World Trade Center’s South Tower between floors 77-85 at a speed of around 950 km/h. All 65 passengers and crew
The immediate aftermath of American Airlines flight 77 hitting the Pentagon. 64 passengers and crew and 125 Pentagon personnel are killed.
The South Tower of the World Trade Centre takes 10 seconds to collapse, 56 minutes after the collision with flight 175.
US authorities are investigating a credible but unconfirmed threat that al-Qaeda plan attacks on New York and Washington to coincide with the 10th
This was the first massive attack the US ever suffered on its mainland: the Trade Center in New York! The Pentagon! If passengers hadn’t overpowered
Ground Zero smoked for months after 9/11. At first the work crews and rescuers called it the pile. But even as the cinders of the famous World Trade