Tag: Europe

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staffFebruary 21, 2018

People caught vaping behind the wheel could lose their licence

That’s the message from a British senior police officers who have warned drivers they could be prosecuted and even lose ...

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staffFebruary 21, 2018

Paris counts 3,000 in first-ever homeless census

At least 3,000 people sleep rough on the streets of Paris, according to figures from the city’s first ever homelessness ...

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staffFebruary 21, 2018

French government unveils bill with new asylum procedure

French President Emmanuel Macron’s government is presenting its first big immigration bill, which human rights organizations criticize as repressive toward ...

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staffFebruary 21, 2018

Air France says long-haul flights impacted by strike action

Air France says that half of its long-haul flights departing from Paris will not operate for 24 hours during a ...

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staffFebruary 20, 2018

German angered by immigration attacked refugees

Prosecutors in southwest Germany say a man who attacked and wounded three migrants with a knife apparently acted because he ...

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staffFebruary 19, 2018

Daesh claims responsibility for church shooting in Russia

Daesh (ISIS) has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on churchgoers in Russia’s predominantly Muslim Dagestan region. At least five ...

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staffFebruary 17, 2018

Pope revives lapsed sex abuse commission amid skepticism

Pope Francis has revived his lapsed sex abuse advisory commission by naming new members, after coming under fire for his ...

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staffFebruary 14, 2018

1 dead, 1 hurt in vehicle accident at Heathrow Airport

Two airport vehicles collided on the airfield at Heathrow Airport Wednesday, killing one man and injuring another. The Metropolitan Police ...

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staffFebruary 13, 2018

Macron says ‘France will strike’ if there is proof chemical weapons used in Syria

French President Emmanuel Macron said Tuesday that “France will strike” if chemical weapons are used against civilians in the Syrian ...

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staffFebruary 11, 2018

Merkel defends painful coalition concessions

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday defended “painful” concessions she has made to the Social Democrats (SPD) to secure a ...