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France Clears Hundreds of Migrants From Wood Near Calais

 French authorities evacuated hundreds of migrants from a wood on the northern coast near Calais on Tuesday over fears it could become a magnet for others hoping to head to Britain, The Local reported.

World » EU | September 20, 2017, Wednesday // 10:02 | Viewed: 2551

Catalonia Referendum: Spanish Raid on Unipost Deals Blow to Vote

Spanish police have discovered a mass of documents directly related to a banned Catalan independence referendum scheduled for 1 October, reported BBC.

World » EU | September 20, 2017, Wednesday // 09:58 | Viewed: 1733

British Police Arrest Third Man in London Tube Attack Investigation

British police said on Tuesday they made a third arrest linked to Friday’s tube attack in Parsons Green, London, that injured 30 people, Reuters reported.

World » EU | September 20, 2017, Wednesday // 09:29 | Viewed: 2449

Maria Gabriel: The EU Needs Cybersecurity Specialists

We need cybersecurity specialists to offer a perspective.

World » EU | September 19, 2017, Tuesday // 14:43 | Viewed: 1849

Emmanuel Macron to Push Euro Plan into German Coalition Talks

Emmanuel Macron is planning to barge in on German coalition talks next week by detailing ambitious reforms for the eurozone, in an attempt to force Berlin to shift ground on its approach to the single currency, reported the Financial Times.

World » EU | September 19, 2017, Tuesday // 11:59 | Viewed: 2732

Romania braces for migrant influx

Romania is transforming into the next big gateway to Europe for desperate migrants.

World » EU | September 19, 2017, Tuesday // 10:35 | Viewed: 3011

Fall in Migration After Brexit Could Push Up Inflation

A sharp fall in migrant workers coming to Britain as a consequence of Brexit could push up wages and cause a spike in inflation in the short term, according to the governor of the Bank of England.

World » EU | September 19, 2017, Tuesday // 10:06 | Viewed: 2645

Cyprus 'Selling' EU Citizenship to Super Rich of Russia and Ukraine

Billionaire Russian oligarchs and Ukrainian elites accused of corruption are among hundreds of people who have acquired EU passports under controversial “golden visa” schemes, the Guardian has learnt.

World » EU | September 18, 2017, Monday // 13:11 | Viewed: 2090

Britain Proposes New Security Treaty with EU After Brexit

Britain will propose on Monday signing a new security treaty with the European Union after Brexit to maintain and intensify cooperation to thwart “ever-growing and increasingly cross-border threats”.

World » EU | September 18, 2017, Monday // 10:45 | Viewed: 2566

Spain's Prosecutor Warns over Catalonia Referendum as Leaflets Seized

Spanish authorities on Sunday pursued efforts to block an independence vote in Catalonia, seizing campaign materials as the chief prosecutor said jailing the region’s top politician could not be ruled out.

World » EU | September 18, 2017, Monday // 09:30 | Viewed: 1566

Extend Border Controls to Counter Terror Threat, Say France and Germany

France and Germany have called for the right to reintroduce border controls within the passport-free Schengen zone for as long as four years in the face of the continuing threat of terrorism.

World » EU | September 15, 2017, Friday // 16:51 | Viewed: 2077

Improvised Bomb Explodes on Packed London Commuter Train Injuring 22

A home-made bomb exploded on a packed rush-hour commuter train in London injuring 22 people on Friday, police said, in what was being treated as the fifth terrorism attack in Britain this year.

World » EU | September 15, 2017, Friday // 15:44 | Viewed: 3047

EU Bringing Communities in Kosovo Together in Support of Cultural Heritage Protection

The European Union adopted a programme worth €2 million to support confidence building among the ethnic communities in Kosovo through cultural heritage protection.

World » EU | September 15, 2017, Friday // 15:19 | Viewed: 2932

'Explosion' Reported on London Tube Train

Police are investigating an "incident" on a District Line underground train at Parsons Green, south-west London, reported BBC.

World » EU | September 15, 2017, Friday // 11:10 | Viewed: 1614

Countries Call on Brussels to Prolong Border Controls in Schengen Area

Austria, France, Germany, Denmark and Norway have called on Brussels to extend the length of time members of the passport-free Schengen area can reintroduce border controls from two to four years.

World » EU | September 15, 2017, Friday // 11:08 | Viewed: 2785

Juncker Offers Special Instrument to Support Countries who Want to Embrace the Euro

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has proposed in his speech today the creation of a special "instrument" to support, including financially, EU countries wishing to switch from their national currency to the euro.

World » EU | September 14, 2017, Thursday // 11:09 | Viewed: 3215

EP Creates Special Terrorism Committee

The European Parliament on September 12 approved a list of 30 full members of its new special committee on counter-terrorism.

World » EU | September 13, 2017, Wednesday // 17:14 | Viewed: 3169

EU Rules Italian Ban on GMO Crop Unlawful

Europe’s top court ruled on Wednesday that Italy had been wrong to ban cultivation of an EU-approved genetically modified (GMO) maize as it had failed to show there was a serious risk to public health or the environment, reported Reuters.

World » EU | September 13, 2017, Wednesday // 17:13 | Viewed: 3298

Spain Catalonia: Ballot Papers for Banned Referendum to be Seized

Catalonia's public prosecutor has ordered the seizure of all ballot papers ahead of a banned independence referendum deemed illegal, reported BBC.

World » EU | September 13, 2017, Wednesday // 15:46 | Viewed: 1870

Romania Coast Guards Rescues 157 Migrants From Black Sea

Romania's coast guard has rescued more than 150 migrants from Iraq and Iran from a ship in distress on the Black Sea, on what is becoming a new route for migrants trying to reach Western Europe.

World » EU | September 13, 2017, Wednesday // 14:33 | Viewed: 3066

Barcelona: Sagrada Familia Evacuated in 'Anti-Terror' Operation

Spanish police have evacuated and cordoned off one of Barcelona's main tourist attractions, the Sagrada Familia basilica, as part of an anti-terrorist operation.

World » EU | September 13, 2017, Wednesday // 10:44 | Viewed: 1829
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