Category: Europe

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staffFebruary 8, 2018

Despite Iran nuclear deal “limbo”, France to keep pushing business ties

France will continue to encourage its firms to do business in Iran despite uncertainty surrounding a landmark 2015 nuclear deal, ...

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staffFebruary 8, 2018

EU doubts 2020 Brexit vision, sees longer goodbye

Senior EU figures have told Reuters Britain will not be ready to make a full break from the European Union ...

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staffFebruary 7, 2018

Pope Benedict 5 years on: weaker, but ‘on a pilgrimage home’

Retired Pope Benedict XVI has commemorated the fifth anniversary of his historic decision to retire by assuring that while his ...

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staffFebruary 7, 2018

Cash-strapped Greece sees growth in medical cannabis

Greece’s government says it’s fast-tracking plans to legalize growth of medical cannabis, arguing that growing interest from investors could help ...

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staffFebruary 7, 2018

Germany’s conservatives and Social Democrats agree coalition government deal

German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives and the Social Democrats (SPD) Wednesday agreed to a coalition deal, taking Europe’s economic powerhouse ...

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staffFebruary 2, 2018

London mosque terror attacker jailed for at least 43 years

A man who deliberately drove a van into a group of worshippers near a London mosque, killing one man, was ...

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staffFebruary 2, 2018

Vatican ‘closer to historic recognition of Beijing bishops’

The Vatican is moving closer to a historic agreement with China over the major stumbling bloc of who ordains bishops, ...

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staffFebruary 2, 2018

5 dead after 2 army helicopters crash in France

At least five people were killed after two army helicopters crashed near a lake in southern France, investigators said Friday. ...

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staffFebruary 2, 2018

France’s Macron may visit Moscow ahead of St Petersburg forum

French President Emmanuel Macron may visit Moscow ahead of an economic forum to be held in Russia’s second-largest city of ...

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staffFebruary 1, 2018

Jailed Catalan independence leaders lodge case with UN

Three Catalan independence leaders have lodged their case with the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention, claiming the custodial ...