"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."
Britain's Queen Elizabeth held a minute's silence at her birthday military parade for the victims of the London tower block fire which police say may have killed up to 58 people.
UK Prime Minister Theresa May will form a government supported by a small Northern Irish party after her Conservative Party lost its parliamentary majority in a snap general election.
A tribe in Vanuatu was shocked and dismayed to discover on Saturday (May 6) that the man they pray to as the son of an ancestral local mountain god will likely never return to their Pacific Island…
Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi has had a royal lunch in London with Queen Elizabeth and Prince William.
Prince Philip appeared alongside Britain’s Queen Elizabeth at an engagement in London on Thursday, after the news that he is to retire from active public life later this…
As the Duke of Edinburgh prepares to step down from his royal duties, we take a look at the 96-year-old's most famous remarks.
Buckingham Palace has confirmed Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh, will “no longer carry out public engagements from the autumn of this year.
Prince Philip is to retire from his royal duties later this year, Buckingham Palace has announced.
Ahead of June's snap poll, Theresa May said threats had been made 'deliberately timed to affect the result of the general election.'
Britain’s Queen Elizabeth and her husband Prince Philip fed an elephant bananas to the apparent delight of the herd.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a round-up of the daily news stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
British prime minister Theresa May has indicated she would block demands for Scotland to hold an independence referendum in 2018 or 2019.
MPs clashed on Monday over whether or not to invite US President Donald Trump to the UK for an official state visit.
Guns are fired during the King’s Troop Royal Horse Artillery Royal 41-gun salute to mark the start of Queen Elizabeth’s Blue Sapphire Jubilee year at Green Park in central…
Britain’s Queen Elizabeth celebrates her Sapphire Jubilee today commemorating 65 years on the throne.
A former Foreign Office chief has called for Donald Trump's planned state visit to the UK to be delayed, to protect Queen Elizabeth from controversy.
Her 95-year-old husband Prince Philip was there, as were other members of Britain’s Royal Family.
Royal-watchers in the UK and beyond will have plenty to keep them occupied in 2017, with a busy year ahead for Queen Elizabeth and her family.
Queen Elizabeth has missed the Christmas church service near her Sandringham country residence in eastern England for the first time in decades – because of a heavy…
The waxwork figures of the Royal family were festively decorated with kitsch Christmas jumpers at Madame Tussauds London on Tuesday (December 6) to help raise awareness of children’s charity appeal, S