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Europe Remains Suspicious about Electronic Cigarettes

Electronic cigarettes and novel tobacco products have been around for more than a decade as alternatives to cigarette smoking, which kills nearly 700,000 people in the EU every year.

World » EU | July 18, 2021, Sunday // 23:48 | Viewed: 2141

EU Reveales Target for Green Deal by 2030

The European Union must increase the amount of renewable energy it uses and cut energy consumption by 2030 under proposals the bloc’s executive Commission published on Wednesday (14 July) to help meet a more ambitious goal for reducing greenhouse gas emis

World » EU | July 15, 2021, Thursday // 10:40 | Viewed: 2550

Thousands of Anti-Vaccine Demonstrators Protested in Greece

Thousands of anti-vaccine demonstrators protested in Greece’s two largest cities Wednesday against plans to make coronavirus vaccines available to children 15 and older.

World » EU | July 15, 2021, Thursday // 09:44 | Viewed: 2700

New Covid Restrictions in Greece

Following up on Monday’s announcement by Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Health Minister Vassilis Kikilias reiterated Tuesday that the vaccination of all staff at private and public nursing homes and units for the disabled is mandatory and that all mu

World » EU | July 14, 2021, Wednesday // 09:31 | Viewed: 3984

EU Parliament to Inspect Spending of EU Funds in Bulgaria

Monica Holheimer (EPP), chairwoman of the European Parliament's Committee on Budgetary Control (EPP), suggested on Monday that MEPs travel to Bulgaria for an on-the-spot check on the absorption of European budget funds.

World » EU | July 13, 2021, Tuesday // 09:33 | Viewed: 3666

Only Fully Vaccinated Can Enter Malta

Malta said  it was tightening entry rules to allow only fully vaccinated people to enter the country due to an increase in coronavirus cases.

World » EU | July 10, 2021, Saturday // 23:34 | Viewed: 2697

Lebanon Stroke by Major Electrical Power Crisis

Lebanon's two main power plants were switched off on Friday, plunging much of the country into a near-total blackout.

World | July 9, 2021, Friday // 23:57 | Viewed: 2619

UN Chief Calls for Global Vaccination plan as COVID-19 Death Toll Tops 4 Million

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday repeated his appeal for a global vaccination plan to boost vaccine equity as deaths from COVID-19 topped 4 million worldwide.

World | July 8, 2021, Thursday // 11:24 | Viewed: 2798

Scotland becomes 'COVID capital' of Europe

Scotland has become the 'COVID capital' of Europe with five in ten of the areas with highest infection rates, according to the Scottish newspaper.

World | July 7, 2021, Wednesday // 10:55 | Viewed: 3424

Chinese Millennials 'lying flat' Doing Nothing, Worries Beijing

Young people in China have set off a nascent counter-culture movement that involves lying down and doing as little as possible and Beijing is not happy about it.

World | July 5, 2021, Monday // 08:50 | Viewed: 3455

Russia Records 23,218 COVID-19 Cases in past 24 hours

Russia recorded 23,218 COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, down from 23,543 the day before, bringing the total to 5,561,360, the federal response center said on Friday.

World » Russia | July 2, 2021, Friday // 12:51 | Viewed: 2590

Biden's Plan Wins Support, 130 Countries Agree to Join Global Minimum Tax Rate

US President Joe Biden's tax plan has been accepted by 130 countries worldwide including India and China.

World | July 2, 2021, Friday // 12:50 | Viewed: 2827

Stolen Picasso Painting Found in Greece

Nine years after it was stolen, the Greek authorities presented the recovered painting "Woman's Head" by Pablo Picasso to the public.

World | June 29, 2021, Tuesday // 17:39 | Viewed: 2515

Israel Declines Restrictions despite Increase in COVID-19 Cases due to Delta Variant

Expressing faith in the country's COVID-19 vaccination rate, Israel's new government led by Prime Minister Naftali Bennett has declined to impose new restrictions, even as the Delta variant is leading to a resurgence of infections here.

World | June 29, 2021, Tuesday // 09:06 | Viewed: 2477

How to Find a Good Crypto Exchange

Cryptocurrency is all over the internet and there are certain related terms that you will see associated with this type of trade.

World | June 27, 2021, Sunday // 11:08 | Viewed: 1578

Germany and France to Propose EU-wide Quarantine Rules for British Arrivals

Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron will tell EU leaders to impose quarantine restrictions on British tourists to stop the spread of the delta variant of coronavirus at a summit in Brussels today.

World » EU | June 24, 2021, Thursday // 16:37 | Viewed: 3338

Hungary’s LGBTQ Law Slammed by EC Boss Von Der Leyen, ahead of EU Summit

Controversy over a new Hungarian law banning LGBTQ references in school materials is threatening to overshadow an EU summit on Thursday and Friday (24-25 June) intended to focus on foreign policy issues: confronting Russia and tricky ties with Turkey.

World » EU | June 24, 2021, Thursday // 12:39 | Viewed: 2770

Covid-19: Biggest Rise of Daily Cases in UK since February

A surge in cases of the delta variant continued to push the U.

World | June 23, 2021, Wednesday // 23:57 | Viewed: 2214

Moscow Claims Russian Jets and Ships Fired upon British Warship in Black Sea, UK Denies

More than 20 Russian aircraft and two coastguard ships have shadowed a British warship sailing near Crimea.

World | June 23, 2021, Wednesday // 18:39 | Viewed: 2861

Health Minister: Italy to Become White Zone thanks to Vaccines

Health Minister Roberto Speranza said the government's COVID-19 'cabina di regia' taskforce is scheduled to meet on Friday and he expects 99% of Italy to become a white zone thanks to the vaccination campaign, based on current data.

World » EU | June 23, 2021, Wednesday // 15:06 | Viewed: 2474

Chinese Military Points at US in Anger

China back ‘raging’ to United States of America,  The country strongly condemned US in a statement calling it a security risk in the region.

World | June 22, 2021, Tuesday // 23:34 | Viewed: 2429
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