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EU Anti-Fraud Head Stripped of Immunity

Giovanni Kessler, the head of EU anti-fraud authority OLAF, has had his immunity from prosecution lifted, EU authorities have confirmed.

World » EU | March 11, 2016, Friday // 14:25 | Viewed: 68308

UK Moves to Delay Border Control with EU until January 1st 2022

The UK government has announced its decision to delay deadlines for changing border controls in relation to the import of products from the EU into the UK with six months.

World » EU | March 12, 2021, Friday // 10:03 | Viewed: 3397

Italy Blocks Australian Shipment of 250,000 AstraZeneca Coronavirus Vaccines

Italy has activated the European Union's vaccine export ban to block a shipment of life-saving jabs being sent to Australia.

World » EU | March 4, 2021, Thursday // 20:47 | Viewed: 3947

Czech Government Declared a New State of Emergency

The Czech government on Friday evening declared a new state of emergency that will start from Saturday and last 30 days until March 28.

World » EU | February 27, 2021, Saturday // 14:50 | Viewed: 4160

Poland to Ease Some COVID-19 Restrictions, but Lockdown Remains

The Polish government announced Friday that it will ease additional COVID-19 induced lockdown restrictions, starting February 12.

World » EU | February 6, 2021, Saturday // 10:38 | Viewed: 3760

Travel Chaos in UK as Europeans Suspend Flights

The UK plunged into Christmas chaos with police deployed to stop people boarding packed trains, holidays abroad scrapped and Europe banning travel with the country after London went into an emergency lockdown.

World » EU | December 21, 2020, Monday // 09:33 | Viewed: 3480

Boris Johnson in Brussels Tomorrow for Brexit Talks

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will meet European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on Wednesday evening to discuss Brexit.

World » EU | December 8, 2020, Tuesday // 20:31 | Viewed: 2746

COVID-19 Death Toll in France Crosses 55,000 Mark

More than 55,000 people have died of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in France, the country's national public health agency, Sante Publique, said in a statement.

World » EU | December 7, 2020, Monday // 09:48 | Viewed: 3293

Latvia Extends Emergency Situation Until January 11

The emergency situation regime has been extended in Latvia until January 11 as part of the coronavirus response, Prime Minister Krisjanis Karins said at a press conference.

World » EU | December 2, 2020, Wednesday // 09:48 | Viewed: 3009

COVID-19 Cases in Germany Surpasses 1 Million

Germany has confirmed 22,806 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, with the total count reaching 1,006,394, the Robert Koch Institute said on Friday.

World » EU | November 27, 2020, Friday // 09:09 | Viewed: 3141

Germany Prolongs Coronavirus Restrictions until December 20

Germany prolongs the coronavirus-linked restrictions until December 20, while the limitations of social contacts are likely to be in place until January, Chancellor Angela Merkel said at a press conference after the meeting with minister-presidents of fed

World » EU | November 26, 2020, Thursday // 09:21 | Viewed: 3123

Germany Plans to Ease Restrictions for Holidays

Leaders of Germany’s 16 federal states plan to allow gatherings of up to 10 people over Christmas and New Year, offering some relaxation of coronavirus restrictions to let families and friends celebrate together.

World » EU | November 25, 2020, Wednesday // 08:53 | Viewed: 3833

COVID-19 Deaths in Romania Reached 10,000

Romania on Sunday announced 131 new COVID-19-related deaths in the last 24 hours, bringing the country's total number of coronavirus deaths since the outbreak of the epidemic to 10,047.

World » EU | November 23, 2020, Monday // 08:50 | Viewed: 3333

Macron Calls for Distributing First COVID-19 Vaccine Doses to Low-Income Countries

French President Emmanuel Macron told the G20 summit on Saturday that the world's leading economies should join efforts to create a system that envisions disturbing first doses of potential coronavirus vaccines to least developed countries.

World » EU | November 22, 2020, Sunday // 09:55 | Viewed: 3461

COVID-19: Italy Will Vaccinate 1.7 Million People by End-January

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World » EU | November 20, 2020, Friday // 09:34 | Viewed: 2954

Greece Extends Coronavirus Measures, New Flight Restrictions

Authorities in Greece have decided to extend a number of measures on air travel in the country in order to prevent the further spread of COVID-19 until 30 November.

World » EU | November 13, 2020, Friday // 11:14 | Viewed: 5229

Coronavirus Lockdown in France to Remain Until December

French Prime Minister Jean Castex has announced that the nationwide stay-at-home regime will remain in effect amid still disturbing indicators of the COVID-19 virus' evolution in the country.

World » EU | November 13, 2020, Friday // 11:09 | Viewed: 2731

France Registered Over 60 000 New Coronavirus Cases

France has registered 60,486 new coronavirus cases within the past 24 hours marking the largest daily increase since the start of the epidemic, the country's national public health agency, Sante Publique, said on Friday (local time).

World » EU | November 7, 2020, Saturday // 09:59 | Viewed: 3073

COVID-19 in Greece: Nationwide Curfew, Restaurants Close

Greece ordered a three-week nationwide lockdown Thursday to help contain a resurgence of COVID-19 cases.

World » EU | November 5, 2020, Thursday // 14:47 | Viewed: 4224

COVID-19 in Greece: Two-Week Lockdown of the Second Largest City Thessaloniki

Greece has announced a two-week blockade of its second-largest city, Thessaloniki, to try to curb growth in coronavirus cases, AFP reported.

World » EU | November 2, 2020, Monday // 17:18 | Viewed: 5363

COVID-19 in Belgium: Restaurants Close, Quarantine and Curfew

Belgium imposes stricter quarantine measures as of today.

World » EU | November 2, 2020, Monday // 08:38 | Viewed: 4244

Portugal Announces New Measures to Contain Second Wave of Pandemic

Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa, after a seven-hour meeting of the Council of Ministers, announced on Saturday new restrictive measures to contain the increase of COVID-19 cases in the country, where the "state of calamity" will remain until Novem

World » EU | November 1, 2020, Sunday // 09:23 | Viewed: 2622
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