""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 want to see which tomato plants can still give good yields without water."
Plant breeding scientist
Russian politicians have taken another step towards approving a new law on the internet which its supporters say will protect children, and its
Lawmakers in Russia’s lower house of parliament have voted to join the World Trade Organisation.
As the vote was held in the State Duma, opponents
In his last speech to the Duma as Russian prime minister, Vladimir Putin recounted his successes in office.
They include reducing inflation and
Russia’s lower house of parliament has passed a law that will make it easier to register political parties in a concession to recent street
Vladimir Zhirinovsky, rarely one to hide his forceful physical persona, has campaigned to become president of Russia repeatedly. Now aged 65, this is