"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."
Washington's Burger eating champion retains her title
Iraq has high hopes ahead of Eid al-Fitr, but in Philippines Muslim festival is sombre affair this year
Bonfires have been lit along the coast of Denmark to mark Midsummer, a festival that originates in pagan and Viking traditions.
Skagen sees one of
The San Juan suburb has been celebrating its annual Water Festival in honour of St John the Baptist
In Peru, chanting shamans dance around pictures of Donald Trump and Kim Jon-un to call for world peace.
Ramadan, Islam's holy month, is celebrated according to the lunar calendar. While traditions have remained largely unchanged, the advent of social media has helped spread the word about the period. Bu
The ritual form of worship involves traditions that some say date back as far as neolithic times.
A dozen people climbed a bun-covered tower in a contest to celebrate a Hong Kong festival.
May 4th is a special day for fans of the Star Wars hexalogy. The date has been chosen by fans around the world to correspond to the Jedi motto “May
There was high drama at the traditional May Day Cheese Rolling World Championships in Stilton, UK.
Every April 30, thousands of people gather in parks and other open spaces across Sweden to celebrate Walpurgis Night, or Valborg, the day that marks official arrival of…
Iraq's Yazidi minority celebrate their new year with hope 2017 will be better.
US President Donald Trump, his wife Melania and their 11-year-old son Barron have launched their first White House Easter egg roll.
Zakopane hosted the 19th annual Easter Egg retro ski competition.
Egyptians have headed to parks, beaches and the Nile to celebrate Sham el-Nessim which marks the beginning of Spring.
Pope Francis has led the world’s Roman Catholics into Easter, urging the faithful not to ignore the plight of immigrants, the poor and other vulnerable people.
Security has been increased all over Rome for Easter following recent international terror attacks.
At least eight people have reportedly been arrested after a series of stampedes at Easter processions in Spain.
Good Friday events have been taking place across the globe to mark the Bible’s account of Christ’s crucifixion.
The Ukrainian capital is gearing up for Easter with a huge open-air exhibition across two city centre squares.