"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."
Results from France’s first round socialist presidential primary show Benoit Hamon in front of the country’s former Prime Minister Manual Valls.
Seven candidates are in the running, including former prime minister Manuel Valls
Talks begin in Italy on Thursday to try to end the country’s political crisis.
Polls show the opposition, led by the anti-establishment Pirate Party, could topple the centre-right coalition.
Voters are going to the polls in Australia in a tightly contested general election – after a period of political turmoil that has seen several changes of prime…
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Serbian Prime Minister Aleksander Vucic has called a snap election in a move to consolidate his leadership. No date had been set but March looks
The new Greek caretaker government has been sworn in as the country prepares for early elections next month: the third time it has gone to the polls
There is frustration and disillusionment in Turkey after President Recep Tayipp Erdogan called for fresh parliamentary elections. The country’s been
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has, as expected, called for fresh parliamentary elections after coalition talks failed to produce a
Canadian prime minister Stephen Harper has called a parliamentary election for October .. kicking off a marathon eleven-week campaign. He announced
After eight hours of EU-brokered talks, political leaders in the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) have come to an initial deal on early
Back with a vengeance, former Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou has delivered a rallying cry for his newly created left-leaning party Movement
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Greece’s Prime Minister Antonis Samaras has requested that the Greek parliament be dissolved. This following parliament’s failure to choose a new
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In a move some fear could jeopardise Greece’s international bailout, parliament has failed to choose a new president, rejecting the ruling
Greece is facing a snap election after MPs failed to elect a new president in a tight parliamentary ballot
Electioneering has already begun in Greece, with the leader of the Syriza party saying the days of a Samaras government are numbered.
Greek MPS have failed to elect a new president, meaning the country now faces a snap election