"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."
The Arab Spring is one year old and they have been celebrating in the place where it all started – Tunisia.
People gathered in Bourguiba Avenue in
It has been one year since a revolution in Tunisia sparked a wave of similar uprisings across the Middle East known as the Arab Spring, but some
It was exactly one year ago today when a 26-year-old Tunisian street vendor in the town of Sidi Bouzid set himself on fire after police confiscated
Tunisians have marked the anniversary of November 7th (the day when President Ben Ali took power and promised an era of change). They held a funeral
Long queues at almost all polling stations indicated this was a special election in Tunisia. Officials claim the turnout in the country’s first free
Tunisia’s interim Prime Minister Beji Caid Essebsi arrived to vote in the country’s first free election.
It comes ten months after a vegetable
Almost four million Tunisians have registered to vote in their country’s first ever democratic elections.
As the polls opened on Sunday, people
The mother of the Tunisian man whose death inspired the Arab Spring is urging politicians not to forget her son’s sacrifice.
As Tunisia holds its
Tunisians go to the polls today in the country’s first election since the fall of former President Ben Ali’s regime in January.
They’re choosing an
Tunisians will vote for a new government in the country’s first general election since President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali was ousted in January
The main contenders in Tunisia’s first free election since the fall of former leader Ben Ali have held their final campaign rallies.
Tunisians will experience free elections this weekend, the first since their 50 years of living under the rule of a single party. Ten months after
Tunisia’s ex-security chief has been cleared of forging passports for ousted President Ben Ali and his family. Ali al-Seriati still faces other more
Former Tunisian president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali has been sentenced, in absentia, to 35 years in jail by a court in Tunis.
His wife, Leila
The trial of former Tunisian president Ben Ali has opened in Tunis.
The man who ruled Tunisia for 23 years fled to Saudi Arabia on January 14 after
Tunisia’s ousted president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali is to be tried in absentia on June 20.
Ben Ali fled to Saudi Arabia in January but is likely to
Tunisia’s first election since the overthrow of President Ben Ali has been put back yet again raising fears of violence in the country.
Colleagues of the Tunisian policewoman whose alleged slap was one of the triggers for the Tunisian revolution have celebrated the dismissal of her
Jubilant demonstrators gathered in the court buildings in Tunis. They were celebrating the ruling by a judge to dissolve the political party of
A court in Tunisia has ruled to dissolve the Constitutional Democratic Rally (RCD), the former governing party of Tunisia’s deposed leader Zine El