"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 US Senate has passed a two-year federal budget bill – a decision that will ease automatic spending cuts and avert a government shutdown in
The US House of Representatives has passed a breakthrough budget deal, avoiding a government shutdown in January.
This result has laid the
John Boehner, the Republican Speaker of the US House of Representatives, usually is a self-contained veteran in the political battles in Congress
A bipartisan budget deal to fund US federal services has been reached in Washington.
It means for the first time in three years instead of a
The US Congress has pulled the world’s biggest economy back from the brink of an historic debt default which could have triggered a global economic
It was a beautiful autumn day in Washington where the grand edifices of state were open again after 16 days of closure.
It was the same story all
After protracted negotiations over the last few days, the U.S. Senate finally saw a deal between the Democrats and Republicans over the country’s
Debt disaster planning is the phrase on the lips of the powerful who run the financial institutions in the US. But they could be powerless to take
As US Senators said they might be close to a deal to end the partial government shutdown, euronews Washington correspondent Stefan Grobe provided an
Despite a deal to reopen a number of iconic tourist sites, the US government remains closed with a default deadline looming.
The debt ceiling must
Some of America’s most famous tourist sites are reopening again this weekend despite the government shutdown.
Individual states struck a deal with
US House of Representatives speaker John Boehner has outlined his position on the stand-off surrounding raising the debt ceiling.
In a press
Barack Obama has warned opposition politicians to stop using “threats and extortion” over the ongoing US government shutdown.
The shutdown almost ruined their wedding, but Joy and Adam were able to tie the knot on the appointed day thanks to their fellow Americans’ kindness
The dream wedding of a young couple has been an unexpected victim of the US government shutdown.
Joy Miller’s vision was to say “I do” in
Americans are losing patience with Congress as neither Republicans nor Democrats will blink over the budget standoff.
In Washington, the budget
The US government shutdown drags on after talks between President Obama and congressional leaders yielded nothing but token concessions that were
President Barack Obama has held talks with congressional leaders in a bid to end the government shutdown, but with no positive result.
European Central Bank President Mario Draghi says the eurozone economy remains on track for a slow recovery.
Speaking at a news conference in Paris
After taking on Tojo and Hitler American WWII veterans were not letting any Washington shutdown prevent them from visiting their fallen comrades war