"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 serious talking has got underway in the Greek parliament and the protesters are back. Riot police are on high alert outside the building as
Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos has warned his country it faces a steep decline in living standards if MPs reject a new austerity bill.
Greece’s coalition party leaders have reached a deal on tough austerity measures to keep the country afloat, the office of Prime Minister Lucas
Greece appears to have taken yet another step closer to an apocalyptic default after its political leaders missed the latest deadline on harsh
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has expressed exasperation at the time the Greek government is taking to accept the latest tranche of austerity and
Political leaders in Greece have failed to agree on austerity measures demanded by the EU and the International Monetary Fund perilously close to a
As angry public service workers protested again outside the Finance Ministry in Athens inside they were still struggling on Friday to come up with a
Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos has promised that a debt swap will be reached in time between his government and its creditor banks.
Greece’s prime minister has warned of another tough year ahead as the country faces tough austerity measures to stay in the euro.
While visiting a
Greeks woke up on Wednesday morning faced with the news that next year’s austerity budget has been approved by parliament.
For months the country
Greece’s parliament, voting late into the night, finally approved the new coalition government’s 2012 austerity budget. Technocrat Prime Minister
Greece’s new government is getting its first taste of public anger over the country’s harsh austerity measures.
A general strike is underway, with
Greece’s new Prime Minister Lucas Papademos has repeated that all parties in his unity coalition must give written support to the country’s new
The euro debt crisis has spiralled into a new phase this past week. Italy and Greece now have new governments largely made of ‘specialists’, and
A march in Athens to commemorate a student uprising almost 40 years ago has descended into violence, with police firing teargas at young people
The man leading negotiations on Greece’s debt roll over, Charles Dallara, has lost no time in getting down to work. Dallara, of the Institute of
Greece’s new government has won a confidence vote in parliament, though it knows the hard job is yet to come.
Latest figures show the budget
The Greek government looks set to win a confidence vote on Wednesday – the first test for the new crisis coalition. But the immediate outlook for