"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."
Hollande calls on France to avoid populism
Opposition parties say Mariano Rajoy's new team shows no sign of being open to the dialogue his minority government will need to survive.
The new cabinet, which sees six new faces, includes five female ministers
The conservative leader was sworn in by King Felipe on Monday and is expected to announce a new cabinet later this week.
In Spain, Mariano Rajoy of the Popular Party is re-elected prime minister after ten months of political stalemate.
It has taken 10 months, but Spain appears to be finally on the verge of forming a new government.
With an end to Spain’s political deadlock, at long last the Conservative Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy can get to work once again.
Spain is set to get its first real government in 10 months.
Mariano Rajoy is heading towards a second term as Spain’s Prime Minister, after Socialists agreed not to block his latest bid to form a government.
The party has voted to abstain in crucial confidence vote, effectively enabling their conservative rivals to form a minority government and ending ten months of political deadlock
The embattled leader of Spain’s opposition Socialists resigned on Saturday, clearing the way for a possible end to nine months of political deadlock in the…
On Friday, for the second time in 48 hours Mariano Rajoy failed to form a government in the Spanish Parliament.
Commentators say Conservative leader Mariano Rajoy's likely failure will start the countdown towards another election.
Spain has moved closer to having to call its third election in a year after the country’s acting premier was denied a second term in office.
Is Spain headed for a third election in a year?
Spain’s caretaker prime minister Mariano Rajoy has called for a “stable,” “long-term” government, as he addressed parliament ahead of a confidence vote for a second term in…
Spain’s caretaker prime minister Mariano Rajoy has told parliament that it’s “urgent” for the country to get a “long-term,” “stable” government – to end an eight-month political…
There are signs of movement on the political gridlock in Spain as the liberal Ciudadanos party says it could support a government led by Conservative Mariano Rajoy if reforms are agreed.
Failure to form a coalition government following two inclusive elections could send Spanish voters to the polls for a third time since December.
Spain’s acting prime minister has accepted a mandate from the king to form a government.