"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."
Romania’s Ana Maria Branza won her country’s first gold medal as she artfully fought her way to victory over Russia’s Yana Zvereva in the women’s
It was a golden start for Great Britain on the first day of action in the swimming pool at the European Games in Baku. 16-year-old Abbie Wood won the
Spain’s Miguel Avarino Garcia dominated the men’s individual event in the final session of archery on day ten of the Baku European Games by beating
Stsiapan Papou handed Belarus their ninth gold medal at the European Games in Baku with a convincing win over local favourite Heydar Aliyev Arena in
Great Britain won double honours on the ninth day of competition at the Baku European Games as Matthew Lee took gold in the men’s 10 metre platform
On day nine of the Baku European games. In men’s cycling Luis Leon Sanchez of Spain won road race gold. The 31-year-old Astana rider won a sprint
Belarus’ Alena Amialiusik took gold in the women’s cycling road race by defeating Poland’s Katarzyna Niewiadoma and The Netherlands’ Anna van der
On day nine of the inaugural European Games from Baku in Azerbaijan. After more than three hours of racing less than a second separated the top
Russia’s Ilia Molchanov and Nikita Nikolaev dominated the men’s synchronised three metre springboard to win gold by a clear margin on the seventh day
Germany’s Dimitrij Ovtcharov kept his composure to claim a thrilling men’s final against Vladimir Samsonov of Belarus at the European Games in Baku
Belgium’s Ineke van Schoor, Julie van Gelder and 15 year-old Kaat Dumarey claimed their nation’s first gold medal of the Baku games with a flawless
Germany’s Henri Junghaenel defeated a stellar line-up to secure his country a quota spot for the Rio 2016 Olympics in the men’s men’s 50 metres rifle
Russia’s Aliya Mustafina survived a couple of wobbles to claim gold in the women’s Artistic gymnastics individual all-around final at the European
Italy enjoyed their second Archery gold medal from European Games in Baku, Azerbaijan on Thursday. Natalia Valeeva, Guendalina Sartori and Elena
Olympic gold medallists pair Mauro Nespoli and Natalia Valeeva continued Italy’s country’s strong tradition in archery by taking victory in the mixed
The European Olympic Committees announced Wednesday that Albanian boxer Rexhildo Zeneli had been suspended from competition at the European Games
The inaugural European games continued in Baku, Azerbaijan on Wednesday. Gold medals were on offer at the Baku Shooting Centre. Zorana Arunovic
Belarus’ Vitali Bubnovich claimed a surprise victory in the men’s 10 metres air rifle on day four of the European Games, beating Italy’s Olympic
Russia completed a clean sweep of the Synchronised Swimming medals at the inaugural European Games in Baku Azerbaijan.
Anisiya Neborako delivered
Austrian twins Anna-Maria and Erini-Marina Alexandri won an unexpected silver medal in the women’s synchronised swimming duet final at the European