"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."
A fuel train carrying tanks of natural gas has derailed in Pozdino in the Novovyatsky district of Kirov. Around a dozen of the tanks ignited causing
The Netherlands has announced that it will cut output at Groningen, the largest gas field in western Europe, due to concerns about earth
A mining disaster in Spain has left six people dead and five others in hospital.
There was no explosion. It is thought victims were overcome by
A total of 11 people, including seven firefighters, remain in hospital after a fire and consequent explosions occurred on a train carrying propane
Parents in the Indian city of Patna help to evacuate their children from hospital. It is another twist in a tragedy in which 23 pupils at a local
The death toll from the explosion at the headquarters of Mexico’s state-owned oil company has risen to 32.
More than 120 people were injured during
At least 39 people are now known to have died in a huge explosion at Venezuela’s biggest oil refinery on Saturday.
Dozens more were injured in the
An explosion has rocked Venezuela’s largest oil refinery, killing at least 19 people including a child.
Dozens more were injured in the blast at
An Italian man, his Dutch wife and their 18-month old daughter have been killed in a gas explosion in Conversano, in the south of Italy.
The risk of an explosion at the site of a massive natural gas leak in the North Sea has been greatly reduced, said oil analysts. Oil giant Total
In an effort to stop the gas leak in the North Sea, Total has engaged the services of the ‘Hellfighters’ who helped deal with the BP oil spill in the
The French oil giant, Total, has dismissed the risk of a blast at its Elgin North Sea platform despite efforts continuing to stem leaking natural
French oil giant Total says it could take months to stop the gas leak on its Elgin platform in the North Sea.
Engineers are looking at two options