"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."
Three Chicago policemen have been indicted for trying to cover up the shooting of a black teenager three years ago.
17-year-old Laquan McDonald was
The death of a young man in Caracas brings to 39 the number of people killed in the wave of popular unrest spreading through Venezuela.
The US justice department has decided not to bring charges against two white police officers involved in the 2016 fatal shooting of a black man in Louisiana last…
The airline's CEO has "deeply" apologised over the "truly horrific" forced removal of a passenger from a plane on Sunday.
There have been further ugly protests on the streets of Venezuela’s capital Caracas after demonstrators clashed with police.
Four nationwide protests in the last 10 days have degenerated into clashes between youths throwing stones and security forces spraying crowds with tear gas.
Security forces cracked down on the latest anti-government protests in Venezuela on Saturday, with violent clashes in Caracas.
Clashes erupt in Caracas as thousands march in support of key Venezuelan opposition leader, Henrique Capriles.
Demonstrations were sparked after the police killing of a Chinese man in his home on Sunday.
Hundreds of demonstrators have turned out for a second night in Paris’s main Chinatown district following the shooting dead by police of a Chinese father of five on Sunday (March…
The clashes were triggered by the fatal police shooting of a Chinese man at his Paris home.
Russian police have detained opposition leader Alexei Navalny at a rally in central Moscow, a Reuters witness reports.
Thousands of protesters have marched through the streets of central Paris in a demonstration against police brutality.
A newly-disclosed video disputes claims that black teenager Michael Brown had been trying to rob a convenience store before he was shot dead by a white police office in Ferguson, Missouri in…
The humanitarian organisation Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) – also known as Doctors Without Borders – has given more details after alleging that Hungarian border police have been systematically abusi
A retired policeman told a Senate hearing in the Philippines on Monday that he killed nearly 200 people as part of a “death squad” under the country’s now President, Rodrigo…
Thirteen people have been arrested and two police officers were lightly injured following a protest in Paris against police violence.
The 22-year-old man whose arrest in northern Paris sparked nights of protests across France has thanked his supporters. Theo posted the video message on Facebook after being discharged.
The riots rocking the suburbs of Paris since early February spilled over onto the streets of the French capital on Wednesday evening.
“Police, killers” were among the slogans shouted as French President Francois Hollande visited a gritty suburb of Paris on Tuesday as tensions continue to rise over alleged police…