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World’s second largest ice sheet in Greenland may melt due to Europe heat wave

Nullis cited data from Denmark's Polar Portal, which measures the daily gains and losses in surface mass of the Greenland Ice Sheet.

27 Jul 2019 4:13 PM

Records tumble in Belgium, Germany, Netherlands: Europe heatwave

Belgium registered an all-time high of 39.9 degrees Celsius at the Kleine-Brogel military base, beating a record dating back to June 1947.

25 Jul 2019 4:42 PM

Hundreds of thousands march across Europe for Gay Pride

Vox has said that the Madrid Gay Pride Parade should be moved to a park in the suburbs and opposes public subsidies for the event.

07 Jul 2019 2:54 PM

EU opens road to 5G connected cars in boost to BMW, Qualcomm

Germany, France and Italy, with powerful car industries, were among 21 countries to vote against the EC proposal.

05 Jul 2019 8:22 AM

Europe sweats as record breaking temperature soars

Wildfires burned tracts of land in France and Spain at the weekend as Europe sweltered in record-breaking temperatures.

30 Jun 2019 9:53 PM


France records all-time hottest temperature at 45 degrees celsius: Weather service

The record was set in the village of Villevieille in the southern department of Gard, which registered a high of 45.1 degrees Celsius.

28 Jun 2019 8:54 PM

Smartphone maker Xiaomi's first-quarter revenue jumps 27 per cent, beats estimates

The results indicate Xiaomi’s overseas expansion and focus on markets such as India and Europe are paying off.

21 May 2019 11:07 AM

Google lets Android users in Europe choose rival browsers, search engines

The company last month said it would let Android users choose their browser and search engine but did not provide details.

19 Apr 2019 10:34 AM

EU copyright: Google, Facebook to get approval next week

The new rules would force Google and other online platforms to sign licensing agreements.

13 Apr 2019 12:17 PM

Tesla deliveries drop due to challenges shipping to Europe and China

Tesla, whose delivery numbers missed analysts’ expectations, said it had only delivered half of the quarter’s numbers by March 21.

04 Apr 2019 2:50 PM


Facebook tightens rules on political ads ahead of EU vote

All such ads will be labelled as “paid for”, offering info on who bought it, for how much and how many people have seen it.

29 Mar 2019 1:56 PM

Huawei welcomes EU executive's 'objective' approach to 5G

Huawei understands the cybersecurity concerns that European regulators have.

27 Mar 2019 1:40 PM

EU lawmakers back copyright reforms targeting Google, Facebook

The European Parliament backed the reforms on Tuesday after a debate that has pitted Europe’s creative industry against tech companies.

27 Mar 2019 1:25 PM

Google fined USD 1.7 billion for search ad blocks in third EU sanction

The European Commission said that the case focused on the company’s illegal practises in search advertising brokering from 2006 to 2016.

21 Mar 2019 11:51 AM

Facebook took three years to act against fake news in this country

It was a chance contact with a Facebook employee in January 2019 that influenced its decision to remove offenders.

04 Mar 2019 12:26 PM


Chinese smartphone maker OPPO eyes more European markets

OPPO, one of a host of makers to show off their first 5G devices at the event, ranks second to Huawei in the Chinese market.

01 Mar 2019 12:51 PM

Europe calls for facts not fears in Huawei security row

Mobile operators warn that a blanket ban could delay next-generation 5G connections by years.

27 Feb 2019 2:22 PM

EU must assess Huawei risk despite lack of evidence: EU digital chief

Britain has not seen any evidence of malicious activity by Huawei.

21 Feb 2019 1:07 PM

Microsoft discovers hacking targeting democratic institutions in Europe

Microsoft said it discovered the hacking through the company’s Threat Intelligence Center and Digital Crimes Unit.

21 Feb 2019 12:52 PM

Twitter launches political ad tracking tools

Social networks such as Twitter and Facebook have come under pressure to do more to combat fake news.

20 Feb 2019 12:17 PM