"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."
Restrictions on movement in Bangkok are expected to be lifted this weekend as authorities continue the clean-up after the city’s political
Aftermaths of the clashes between the Red Shirts and the army in Bangkok in Thailand. The streets are being cleaned of bullets and the objects left
Thailand’s Prime Minister has called for national reconciliation talks after a week of violence left more than 50 people dead.
But there has been
Security forces are in control of Bangkok city centre but smouldering ruins bear witness to rioting and fires that verged on anarchy.
Dawn broke over a quiet but smoke filled central Bangkok as the capital emerged from a night-time curfew in the wake of military crackdown on
Dawn broke over a quiet but smoke filled central Bangkok as the capital emerged from a night-time curfew in the wake of yesterday’s military
Troops have ended a sit-in protest that paralysed part of Bangkok. Anti-government leaders have surrendered.
But the unrest that followed has been
Downtown Bangkok became a raging battleground as the Thai army stormed a barricaded protest camp and the Red Shirt leadership surrendered, enraging
Troops in Thailand have stormed a fortified protest camp, ending an occupation by anti-government “red shirt” activists.
But at least five people
Thailand’s Red Shirt leaders have surrendered following a major military operation to storm their protest camp in Bangkok’s commercial
The sound of gunshots rang out as dawn broke over Bangkok’s business district this morning.
Thai troops and armoured vehicles are massing near the
The Thai government has ended up rejecting proposed peace talks with protesters holding out in their barricaded camp in central Bangkok.
Fresh hopes of a ceasefire in Thailand’s political standoff after a leading Red Shirt activist said the movement is ready to hold talks with the