"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."
The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) wants to write potentially harmful cliched roles out of the script.
Female golfers will be banned from wearing low-cut tops, leggings and short skirts under new rules announced by the Ladies Professional Golf
Lewes FC, based in southern England and founded in 1885, believe they are the first in the country to bring in such a rule.
Tens of thousands have taken part in marches in the US in support of LGBT rights.
People took to the streets in Washington, Los Angeles and other
Efforts to end discrimination that affects half of the European population have fallen through in a European Union dedicated to economic harmonisation.
Lleida's AEM team players "have set a benchmark for many girls who dream of playing football", says coach Dani Rodrigo.
From Thursday all British forms employing 250 people or more will have to publish by next April the complete gender breakdown of their workers' pay, and will no longer be able to hide the lower rates
Iceland’s parliament is considering a bill that would require businesses to prove they offer equal pay to workers.
US Marine Corps seeks to contain fallout over the sharing of nude photos of female service members without their consent, promising punitive measures.
The Israeli armed forces are among the most advanced in the world in terms of opportunities for female combatants.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the daily news stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
Women are staying in education longer than men… The proportion of women in the EU who earn higher education qualifications, such as degrees, is higher (29 percent) among women than men…
Female figures on pedestrian crossing signals: giving the green light to gender equality or political correctness gone mad?
Campaigners had planned to take the bright orange vehicle on a national tour of Spain. However, activists, trade unions and officials from Madrid City Council united against it.
The Trump’s administration’s reversal of official guidance on transgender rights has brought protests.
A boat used by pro-abortion activists has been blocked by authorities in Guatemala, where the campaigners had docked looking to help women seeking to end their…
The former head of UK counter terrorism, Cressida Dick, has been appointed London’s new police chief – the first women ever to hold the job.
It is tough for us to balance our work and our personal life, but add kids to the mix and the going gets really tough, especially for women.
Joseph Farrugia has been the president of the Malta Employers’ Association since 2001 and a board member of the Employment and Training Corporation and the Employment Relations…
Malta’s Minister for Finance Edward Scicluna is also the incoming President of the Economic and Financial Affairs Council (ECOFIN).