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European Union leaders offer two options for short Brexit delay

UK had faced deadline of Mar 29 to leave, but May's EU colleagues said split could wait until May 22 if lawmakers approve withdrawal accord.

22 Mar 2019 8:40 AM

EU fines Google USD 1.7 billion for abusing online ads market

Last year, Vestager hit the company with a record 4.34 bn euro fine following an investigation into its Android operating system.

20 Mar 2019 5:23 PM

Belgian pigeon gets auctioned for world record prize!

Belgium's best long-distance racer had been expected to break the previous record of USD 425,000 paid for a pigeon called Nadine.

18 Mar 2019 3:10 PM

EU vows 'swift' riposte to threatened US auto tariffs

Trump has threatened 25 percent duties on European autos, especially targeting Germany, which he says has harmed the American car industry.

19 Feb 2019 9:55 AM

Some 70,000 Brussels protesters demand action on climate

The event was described as Belgium's biggest climate march ever.

28 Jan 2019 10:49 AM

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How Europe reacted to Brexit deal defeat

Leaders of other european countries shared their views on the matter

16 Jan 2019 1:53 PM

Theresa May says will step down before 2022 UK general election: report

British Prime Minister Theresa May warned she expects no 'immediate breakthrough' on her Brexit deal at Thursday's EU summit.

13 Dec 2018 6:49 PM

EU leaders seal Brexit deal, urge Britons to back PM Theresa May

PM May will now have to see the deal through British parliament amid fierce resistance from both supporters and opponents of Brexit.

25 Nov 2018 5:12 PM

PoK activists allege China, Pakistan trade corridor a pro-military project

Activists in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir or PoK said they want an end to Pakistan's 'illegal' and 'forceful occupation' of the region

18 Nov 2018 10:28 AM

Brexit deal to be signed on November 25 in summit, says EU President

'If nothing extraordinary happens, we will hold European Council meeting in order to finalise, formalise Brexit deal,' EU president said.

15 Nov 2018 1:34 PM

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Open to extending post-Brexit transition period for few months: British PM May

But May emphasised she did not expect the extension beyond the current date of December 2020 to be needed.

18 Oct 2018 6:07 PM

US pullout from NATO 'not necessary': Trump after crisis session

US prez said other 28 allies agreed to increase their defence spending more quickly to meet NATO target of 2 pc of their national income.

12 Jul 2018 5:40 PM

Trump claims Germany is 'captive to Russia' referring to pipeline project

US President was referring to Nord Stream 2 pipeline that would double gas amount Russia can send Germany directly, project opposed by US.

11 Jul 2018 2:11 PM

China presses EU for anti-US alliance on trade, faces resistance

Brussels shares Washington’s concern about China’s closed markets, Beijing’s manipulation of trade to dominate global markets.

04 Jul 2018 12:30 PM

Sushma Swaraj holds talks with Belgian Deputy PM, EU counterpart

The two leaders reportedly undertook a comprehensive review of bilateral ties and exchanged views on regional and multilateral issues.

23 Jun 2018 4:25 PM

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Britain's supply of electric cars at risk from Brexit

Britain was the third largest market for zero emission vehicles in the EU last year.

28 May 2018 1:38 PM

2-yr-old Kurdish toddler dies in police chase near France-Belgium border

In the van intercepted by the police were 30 people including 26 adults, all of Kurdish origin and are now being questioned.

18 May 2018 1:15 PM

Paris attacks suspect Abdeslam sentenced to 20 yrs over Brussels shootout

In its judgment, the court said 'there can be no doubt' about jihadist Salah Abdeslam and Sofiane Ayari’s involvement in extremism.

23 Apr 2018 3:34 PM

EU targets Levi's, bourbon, Harley Davidson to counter Trump trade war

The European Commission has called Trump's plan a blatant intervention amounting to protectionism.

03 Mar 2018 12:12 PM

Russia’s warning to allies are ‘unacceptable’: NATO

The Crimea crisis has given NATO a new sense of purpose, but alliance insists its new deterrents in the Baltics and Poland are defensive.

03 Mar 2018 8:17 AM

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