"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."
Democratic Republic Of Congo
A Tanzanian court has charged 32 people with murder after five women suspected of witchcraft were beaten to death, and their corpses burned, in a move which could help to deter such killings.
Princes William and Harry have given the latest in a series of emotional interviews ahead of the 20th anniversary of Diana's death
The number of children blown-up has quadrupled so far in 2017.
Police have found a torso in a Copenhagen suburb but have not confirmed whether or not it belongs to missing Swedish journalist, Kim Wall.
At least 11 people killed after a tree falls during a religious fesitval on the Portuguese island of Madeira, local media reported.
One person was killed and over a dozen were injured after a car ploughed into people protesting a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville
The US president has been criticised for failing to single out white supremacists after Saturday's fatal attack in Charlottesville.
An encephalitis outbreak and disrupted oxygen supplies are blamed for the deaths at the hospital in Uttar Pradesh.
At least 36 people died and 123 were injured after two trains collided in Alexandria, Egypt, according to the country’s health ministry.
The 'Rhinestone cowboy' singer, Glen Campbell has died aged 81
French actress Jeanne Moreau has died at 89
One person was killed after a man drove a vehicle into a crowd in Finland, say police.
Others were injured in the incident, which happened in the
An eight-month-old girl has been found dead in a car that was stolen off the family’s driveway in Iran.
The baby, called Benita, was being taken
Ten out of an estimated 100 undocumented migrants inside the sweltering lorry in San Antonio have died
Authorities in Texas say eight people found dead in the back of an articulated lorry parked behind a shopping centre are believed to be illegal immigrants
Stars from the world of entertainment pay tribute to Linkin Park frontman who has died of apparent suicide by hanging at the age of 41.
They were last seen going to milk their cows midway through World War II.
The death of world-renowned Iranian mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani is breaking taboos in her conservative homeland.
As tributes poured in for the
Martin Landau, a talented and prolific character actor who achieved TV stardom in “Mission: Impossible” and won an Oscar for his portrayal of a
Iranian math genius, Maryam Mirzakhani, who became the first woman to receive the "Nobel Prize for Mathematics" in 2014 has died from cancer in the US