Category: Europe

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staffJuly 20, 2018

BA emergency landing forces London Gatwick runway closure

The runway at Gatwick Airport had to be closed and flights were diverted after an inbound airliner requested an emergency ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

Russia tests new nuclear weapons after summit with Trump

Russia’s military is testing an array of new nuclear and other weapons, from a high-powered laser weapon system to a ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

Belgian airspace closed over computer glitch

Belgium on Thursday closed its airspace following a computer glitch linked to problems downloading data related to flight plans, said ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

Macron unveils new face of France’s ‘Marianne’

Flowing curls of hair swept back from a resolute gaze under her cap: President Emmanuel Macron presented on Thursday a ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

Italian PM calls for EU body to coordinate migrant arrivals

Italy has asked the European Commission to set up an agency to oversee the distribution of migrants rescued in the ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

New UK Brexit secretary set for Brussels talks

The UK’s new Brexit secretary is holding his first talks with the EU’s chief negotiator in Brussels. Dominic Raab was ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

Macron aide caught beating protesters

French prosecutors are investigating a senior presidential aide, who attacked protesters in Paris while wearing a police visor. Alexandre Benalla, ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

Spain drops warrant against Puigdemont

Spain’s supreme court has withdrawn its European Arrest Warrants against former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont and five of his aides ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

Putin attacks Trump’s summit critics

Russian President Vladimir Putin has rounded on US critics of his first summit with President Donald Trump. Certain forces in ...

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staffJuly 18, 2018

Pop star Cliff Richard wins privacy case against BBC

Veteran British pop star Cliff Richard won a long-running case against the BBC Wednesday after it broadcast live on TV ...