Category: Europe

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staffSeptember 12, 2017

French protests target Macron labour reforms

In the first big test of Emmanuel Macron’s presidency, protests have begun in cities across France against changes to the ...

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staffSeptember 8, 2017

Three Chikungunya fever cases in Italy

Three people have been diagnosed with mosquito-borne chikungunya fever in Anzio, 50km (30 miles) south of Rome, Italian media report. ...

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staffSeptember 8, 2017

French girl mutilated by rats in night attack at home

A disabled French girl covered in rat bites is critically ill in hospital after a pack swarmed into her bedroom ...

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staffAugust 31, 2017

Frankfurt to evacuate 70,000 after British WW2 bomb found

German police will evacuate about 70,000 people from their homes on Sunday after an unexploded World War Two bomb was ...

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staffAugust 31, 2017

Macron government faces big test with French labour reforms

President Emmanuel Macron’s government has begun its drive to overhaul France’s rigid labour laws, giving the details first to the ...

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staffAugust 31, 2017

Man held after girl disappears at French wedding

A man has been detained by French police investigating the disappearance of a nine-year-old girl at a wedding party in ...

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staffAugust 28, 2017

Hundreds treated after UK chemical mist

More than 100 people have been treated in hospital after a suspected chemical leak along the East Sussex coast. Birling ...

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staffAugust 24, 2017

Bodies found on Mont Blanc decades later

The bodies of three people, suspected to have died in the 1990s, have been discovered on the Italian side of ...

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staffAugust 24, 2017

Dutch arrest after Rotterdam gig cancelled amid terror threat

Police have arrested a 22-year-old man in the southern Dutch province of Brabant, hours after a rock concert was cancelled ...

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staffAugust 21, 2017

Barcelona attack: Van driver shot dead by police

Spanish police have shot dead the main suspect in last Thursday’s Barcelona attack, Younes Abouyaaqoub. Police believe he was the ...