"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."
Qatar and US sign deal to cooperate over combating terrorism funding but Doha's critics keep up their sanctions
A suicide bomb attack has killed 10 Egyptian soldiers at a checkpoint in northern Sinai, security sources say.
Two vehicles were detonated while
A closer look at the 13 demands made by the four Arab states.
Qatar's foreign minister has arrived in Kuwait with a handwritten response to demands by four Arab nations
Qatar is given 48-hour extension to a deadline issued by its neighbours linked to terrorism allegations
A 3,000-year-old wooden toe found in Egypt is likely one of the world’s oldest artificial body parts ever found, experts say.
Cannes is a factory of dreams, and sometimes they come true. This was the case for Shahira Fahmy, an Egyptian architect.
Fuel from Egypt used to be smuggled through tunnels, many of them now destroyed by Cairo.
There is anger in Cairo after a parliamentary committee approved a deal to transfer two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia.
Protesters opposed to the
Four neighbours of Qatar have severed their ties with the oil-rich Gulf state, but why have they take the seemingly extreme step?
A number of Arab countries have severed links with oil-rich Qatar accusing the country of supporting militant groups such as ISIL and al-Qaeda
Four countries in the Middle East have severed their ties with Qatar, accusing the Gulf state of supporting terrorism.
Bahrain has accused Qatar
Egypt has launched a second round of air stirkes over Libya in retaliation for Friday’s attack on a bus carrying Coptic Christians near Cairo
The Egyptian military launches air strikes on alleged militant camps in Libya following a deadly attack on a group of Coptic Christians.
Gunmen attacked buses and a truck taking a group of Coptic Christians to a monastery in southern Egypt on Friday, killing 26
Archaeologists have discovered 17 mummies in a complex of catacombs in Minya province, the first discovery of its kind since 1950
Import-dependent Egypt has been hit by soaring inflation since it floated its currency last November as part of reform to get an IMF loan.
After suffering a series of heavy shocks linked to regional instability, Sharm El Sheikh has bounced back and is extremely competitive in price
On his first visit to Egypt, Pope Francis sent a message of peace and tolerance.
Pope Francis' trip to Egypt is aimed at building bridges between Christian and Muslim faiths