"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 president of China says the 'one country, two systems' model of governance for Hong Kong will not change.
Chinese President Xi Jinping is in Hong Kong to mark the 20th anniversary of the city's handover from British to Chinese rule.
Xi Jinping arrives in Hong Kong for 20th anniversary
Hundreds of protesters in Hong Kong took to the streets on Sunday (May 28) to demand better human rights in China ahead of the 28th anniversary of the 1989 Tiananmen crackdown in…
A dozen people climbed a bun-covered tower in a contest to celebrate a Hong Kong festival.
The world’s most expensive pink diamond has sold at Sotheby’s auction in Hong Kong for a world record price of around 66.
Dozens of people dressed in costumes or pyjamas and armed with pillows gathered in Hong Kong on Saturday (April 1) to battle for the 7th International Pillow Fight…
Police in Hong Kong have released on bail nine leaders of the 2014 ‘Umbrella Revolution’ after charging them with public nuisance offences.
Critics say Carrie Lam's appointment was a selection and not an election.
Donald Tsang, the most senior official in the territory even to stand trial for corruption, was found guilty of having failed to declare a conflict of interest.
The mysterious disappearance of a Chinese-born businessman in Hong Kong has sent shivers through the global financial centre.
For the sixth year in a row restaurant boss has paid the top price at the famous Tsukiji fish market in Tokyo
Thousands of people have protested in Hong Kong demanding direct elections for the post of Chief Executive.
Millions of people have already been celebrating the arrival of 2017.
A British banker who killed and tortured two Indonesian women in Hong Kong has been given life imprisonment.
A meeting of Hong Kong’s legislative council once again descended into chaos on Wednesday after separatist lawmakers ignored an order barring them from the…
Rurik Jutting is on trial in Hong Kong for the murder of two Indonesian women. The 31-year old plead not guilty.
Typhoon Haima, measuring eight out of ten on the authorities' severe storm scale, shut down Hong Kong on Friday morning.
The world’s oldest giant panda in captivity has died in Hong Kong aged 38.
A massive fireworks display took place on Saturday evening over Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour to celebrate China’s National Day.