"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."
Celebrated Iranian poet Simin Behbahani has died at the age of 87.
Famous for her writings on love and equal rights for women, her verse was said
Tributes have poured in for the American poet, author and activist Maya Angelou who has died aged 86.
Her groundbreaking memoir “I know Why the
U.S. author and poet Maya Angelou has died at age 86 in North Carolina, local media reported on Wednesday, citing her agent and a local
Egyptians are mourning the death of the man known as the “poet of the people” who challenged successive military leaders and whose work inspired
The funeral service of Nobel laureate Seamus Heaney has taken place in Dublin.
Widely regarded as the greatest Irish poet since W.B. Yeats, he died
Seamus Heaney, one of the world’s most accomplished poets, has died at the age of 74 following a short illness.
Heaney, who was born on a farm in
Former Libertines frontman Pete Doherty makes his big screen debut at Cannes, in the 19th century period drama Confession of a Child of the Century
The woman once described as the “Mozart of poetry”, Poland’s 1996 Nobel Prize winner, Wislawa Szymborska has died at her home in Krakow. She was
A prominent Chechen academic and poet has been shot dead outside his home in Moscow.
The Russian authorities are describing Ruslan Akhtakhanov’s
Marilyn Monroe was many things to many people – cinematic icon, sex symbol and glamour queen – one thing she was not known for – until now – was her