"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 corruption trial against Jacques Chirac has started, but the former French president’s doctors said he was too ill to come to court say his
Former French president Jacques Chirac could avoid facing corruption charges now he has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. A judge in Paris
He may have been joking but not everyone will see the funny side.
Suggesting a switch of political camps, former French President Jacques Chirac
Former French President Jacques Chirac is out of court for now after a judge suspended his corruption trial.
The criminal process was postponed
Former French President Jacques Chirac has gone on trial for corruption in Paris, even though the case could be postponed as early as tomorrow
The former French president Jacques Chirac has gone on trial in Paris for corruption.
Chirac, who has always denied any wrong-doing, is accused of
Former French president Jacques Chirac is due in court this week to face corruption charges.
A trial centred on allegations he created bogus jobs
The former French President Jacques Chirac is being sued for manslaughter by the families of French naval contractors killed by a bomb in Pakistan
It is the latest twist in a French affair, but this time the saga could well and truly have been put to bed.
The City of Paris has dropped
Former French president Jacques Chirac has been placed under official investigation in a second corruption probe.
The move is a further blow to
The announcement that former French President Jacques Chirac is to stand trial over corruption charges has provoked mixed reactions in France