Category: Europe

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staffMay 4, 2017

French election: Macron declared ‘winner’ of final debate

French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron appeared to cement his position as the front-runner after his clash with far-right rival Marine ...

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staffMay 4, 2017

Prince Philip to step down from royal duties

The Duke of Edinburgh is retiring from royal duties this autumn, Buckingham Palace has announced. The decision was made by ...

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staffMay 3, 2017

Assange lawyer asks Sweden court to drop arrest warrant

Public statements by US officials saying the United States wanted the arrest of Julian Assange are grounds for Sweden to ...

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staffMay 3, 2017

Security guards to protect Dutch ATMs from explosion thefts

A bank in the Netherlands is employing security guards to protect its ATMs from being blown up by thieves. Rabobank ...

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staffMay 3, 2017

Le Pen and Macron to face off in French election debate

The two contenders for the French presidency go head to head on Wednesday in a TV debate seen as the ...

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staffMay 3, 2017

Brexit: UK and EU at odds over size of ‘divorce bill’

The UK won’t pay a 100bn-euro “divorce bill” to leave the EU, Brexit Secretary David Davis has said, as the ...

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staffMay 1, 2017

France election: Le Pen attacks Macron as ‘candidate of continuity’

Far-right French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has accused her pro-EU centrist rival Emmanuel Macron of being the “candidate of ...

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staffMay 1, 2017

Sweden Muslims express ‘shock’ over mosque fire

Swedish authorities have started an investigation into possible arson after a fire damaged the facade and roof of a mosque ...

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staffMay 1, 2017

Macron says EU must reform or face ‘Frexit’

The front-runner in the French presidential election has told the BBC that the EU must reform or face the prospect ...

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staffApril 29, 2017

Preliminary info: Up to 24 killed in massive landslide in Kyrgyzstan

Up to 24 people were killed in a massive landslide in Kyrgyzstan early on Saturday, Interfax reported, citing preliminary information ...