"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."
A new smartphone application that lets users post anonymous messages to each other has enjoyed a surge in popularity.
Sarahah, which means honesty
A woman fighting male guardianship in Saudi Arabia has been released from jail – without reportedly needing a man’s permission.
It could be a
Foreign ministers from Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain said they are ready for a dialogue with Qatar if it shows a willingness to fight terrorism.
The Emir of Qatar says his country is ready for dialogue to resolve a diplomatic crisis with a Saudi-led group, but stressed that any solution must respect national sovereignty.
Adel Al-Jubeir added that "The Qataris know exactly whats required from them" to stop the current crisis
Saudi Arabia has some of the world's strictest laws for women, who must wear loose-fitting, full-length robes known as abayas in public.
London’s High Court rejected on Monday a claim by campaigners that Britain’s multi-billion-pound arms sales to Saudi Arabia should be halted because
Qatar crisis: Gulf neighbours to continue boycott after Doha's "negative " response to ultimatum
A closer look at the 13 demands made by the four Arab states.
Qatar's foreign minister has arrived in Kuwait with a handwritten response to demands by four Arab nations
Qatar is given 48-hour extension to a deadline issued by its neighbours linked to terrorism allegations
Qatar says its sovereignty is at stake and that it won't shut down the Al Jazeera satellite channel.
The Turkish President was voicing his strongest support yet for Qatar, accused by four Arab states of supporting terrorism.
The would-be attacker blew himself up after exchanging fire with police.
Saudi Arabia's king has appointed his son Mohammed bin Salman as crown prince - replacing his nephew, Mohammed bin Nayef, as first in line to the throne.
There is anger in Cairo after a parliamentary committee approved a deal to transfer two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia.
Protesters opposed to the
Officials have rejected claims FC Barcelona shirts have been banned in Saudi Arabia amid escalating tensions between Qatar and several Arab
Saudi Arabia’s football association has apologised after its players appeared to snub a minute’s silence for the victims of the London attacks during
Iran has blamed Saudi Arabia for being behind the first terrorist attacks claimed by self-styled Islamic State in the country.
At least 13 people
US officials believe a Russian hack may be among the causes for a rift between Arab Gulf nations.