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Italy's PM Steps Down after Referendum Defeat

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi resigned early on Monday after a severe blow delivered by the results of a referendum on constitutional changes.

World » EU | December 5, 2016, Monday // 07:47 | Viewed: 865

Far-Right Candidate Concedes Defeat in Austria's Presidential Election

Norbert Hofer the candidate of Austria's Freedom Party, is set to lose lose the presidential election rerun that is being held on Sunday, exit polls show.

World » EU | December 4, 2016, Sunday // 18:37 | Viewed: 1161

High Voting Activity in Italy's Referendum

A constitutional referendum is being held in Italy.

World » EU | December 4, 2016, Sunday // 16:41 | Viewed: 1233

Turkey, Russia To Trade With Each Other In Their Own Currencies

Turkey and Russia will trade with each other in their national currencies.

World » Southeast Europe | December 4, 2016, Sunday // 15:51 | Viewed: 1444

Austrians To Vote for President

Voters in Austria will have to determine on Sunday who their new head of state will be.

World » EU | December 4, 2016, Sunday // 11:49 | Viewed: 1239

Italians To Vote in Key Referendum

Italians will vote on Sunday on key political issues in a referendum that could cause economic turmoil, reported Focus agency.

World » EU | December 4, 2016, Sunday // 08:42 | Viewed: 1311

Germany Curbs Benefits for ЕU Nationals

Germany has amended the benefits arrangements for citizens of other EU member stattes, Bulgarians and Romanians included, according to DW.

World » EU | December 3, 2016, Saturday // 11:39 | Viewed: 1743

Europol Warns of New IS Terror Tactics in Europe

The pattern of recent Islamic State (IS) terror attacks in Europe suggests the group has adopted new tactics to attack the West while losing ground in the Middle East, Europol has  said.

World » EU | December 2, 2016, Friday // 11:33 | Viewed: 1902

France's Hollande Not to Seek 2nd Term

French President François Hollande announced on Thursday he would not look for another term of office.

World » EU | December 2, 2016, Friday // 10:05 | Viewed: 1147

Erdogan: Turkey Has Lost Its Patience Regarding EU Accession

The Turkish state has lost its patience and its stimulus for accession to the EU, said Turkish President Erdogan in a statement to regional authorities in Ankara.

World » Southeast Europe | December 1, 2016, Thursday // 21:31 | Viewed: 1658

EP Approves EU-USA Agreement on Personal Data Protection

The agreement between the EU and the USA for the protection of personal data, exchanged for judicial purposes, was supported by a huge majority of European deputies on Thursday.

World » EU | December 1, 2016, Thursday // 20:20 | Viewed: 1649

Famous Media Boss Arrested in Turkey

The executive Director of the Doğan Holding Barbaros Muratoğlu has been arrested in Ankara on Thursday morning on suspicions of links with the organisation FETO of the Islamic cleric Fethullah Gulen, reported BGNES.

World » Southeast Europe | December 1, 2016, Thursday // 19:42 | Viewed: 1643

Turkey’s AKP, Opposition Reach Agreement on Constitutional Amendments

The ruling Justice and Development Party in Turkey (AKP) and the Nationalist Movement Party have reached an agreement on amendments to the constitution which envisage a strengthening of the powers of the president.

World » Southeast Europe | December 1, 2016, Thursday // 19:01 | Viewed: 1127

Slovakia Blocks Recognition of Islam As Official Religion

Slovakia has adopted a law which practically prevents Islam from receiving the status of official religion in the near future, reported Reuters, cited by BTA.

World » EU | December 1, 2016, Thursday // 18:02 | Viewed: 2057

Tens of Refugees Stranded in Snow Trap After Bulgarian Driver Ditches Bus

Tens of refugees were left stranded in the snow around Thessaloniki, reported the online edition of Рrotothema.

World » Southeast Europe | December 1, 2016, Thursday // 15:14 | Viewed: 22700

Russia Will Not Allow Infringement of Its Rights, Putin Says

Russian Vladimir Putin has asserted that his country will decide for its own future and will fork for a system of international relations not based on pretence for “hegemony”.

World » Russia | December 1, 2016, Thursday // 12:33 | Viewed: 1297

Six Bulgarians Arrested in Croatia for Migrant Trafficking

The Croatian police have detained six Bulgarian citizens for migrant trafficking, reported the information portal Index, cited by BNT.

World » EU | November 30, 2016, Wednesday // 21:15 | Viewed: 1753

40% of Europeans Reckon Rape is Justifiable

More than one-quarter of the residents of the European Union reckon that rape is justifiable, showed a survey of Eurobarometer.

World » EU | November 30, 2016, Wednesday // 21:10 | Viewed: 1225

Normandy Four Reach No Breakthrough on Eastern Ukraine

No breakthrough has been reached at the meeting in Minsk attended by the Foreign Ministers of France, Germany, Ukraine and Russia.

World | November 30, 2016, Wednesday // 18:46 | Viewed: 1347

Hungary To Hire "Border Hunters" for USD 340 M

The Hungarian government is expecting another migrant wave in the spring.

World » EU | November 30, 2016, Wednesday // 17:06 | Viewed: 1434

Germany's Merkel Opposes Continuing Accession Negotiations With Turkey

German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced her opposition to continuing accession negotiations with Turkey.

World » EU | November 30, 2016, Wednesday // 16:53 | Viewed: 1090
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