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EU former ambassador suspected of spying for China named as Gerhard Sabathil

Three suspects are under investigation including a former EU diplomat and two lobbyists. It's the first case in recent years to bring concrete allegations...

EU Parliament picks Guy Verhofstadt for ‘New President’ role to set the future of the EU

MEP Guy Verhofstadt will become president of the “Conference on the Future of Europe,” an exercise to consider how the EU should be reshaped,...

Flybe: government agrees rescue deal for troubled airline

The Government has struck a deal with the airline's shareholders after crisis talks over the future of Flybe amid fears 2,000 jobs could be...

The State vs Democracy Catalonia : European Parliament strips jailed Catalan leader of his seat

Jailed Catalan separatist leader Oriol Junqueras is to be stripped of his seat in the European Parliament, the assembly's president said Friday. Oriol Junqueras is...

French Strikes: Macron calls a ‘Temporary Halt’ to his pension reforms but the people will not stand down.

‘La mobilisation’ the French strike against pension reforms continue after Macron makes a temporary climb down. With clouds of tear gas and smashed store windows...

Brexit legislation passes Commons hurdles After Year of Gridlock

Boris Johnson’s Brexit legislation cleared its final hurdle in the House of Commons, putting an end to the parliamentary gridlock that cost his predecessor...

Bernie Sanders Open borders: That’s a right-wing proposal, right wing people would love open borders.

Bernie Sanders Reminds Voters That He Is Absolutely Against Open Borders "If your point is, open the borders, my god, there's a lot of poverty...

10 myths that give a benign view of the EU: From ‘Workers rights‘ to keeping the peace in Europe

“Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind. ” ― George...

UK election result only adds to country’s problems

All the opinion polls indicated the Conservative Party would win the U.K. General Election on Dec. 12, but few people expected the Boris Johnson-led...

LABOUR’S U-TURN ON THE REFERENDUM WAS THE PRIMARY FACTOR IN RETURNING A TORY GOVERNMENT

Labour's U-turn on the 2016 referendum promise gave away the election to the Tories. In 2017 the Labour Party fought a General Election campaign around...

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EU president the former German defence minister Ursula von der Leyen says: Europe needs ‘credible military capabilities’

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The latest death toll in Hubei province, of which Wuhan is the capital, rose to 17 Deaths from China's new flu-like virus rose to 17...

European shares drop from record high on threat of U.S. auto tariffs

U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to impose high tariffs on imports of cars from the European Union if the bloc doesn't agree...

South Western Railway ‘not sustainable’ and could come into public sector

South Western Railway's (SWR) finances indicate it is "not sustainable in the long term", Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has said. The operator's financial performance has...

Tax avoidance, evasion costs EU 170 billion euros a year

European Union member states lose 170 billion euros (£143 billion) a year due to tax avoidance and evasion, a Polish state think-tank said in...

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The latest death toll in Hubei province, of which Wuhan is the capital, rose to 17 Deaths from China's new flu-like virus rose to 17...

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U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to impose high tariffs on imports of cars from the European Union if the bloc doesn't agree...

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South Western Railway's (SWR) finances indicate it is "not sustainable in the long term", Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has said. The operator's financial performance has...

Tax avoidance, evasion costs EU 170 billion euros a year

European Union member states lose 170 billion euros (£143 billion) a year due to tax avoidance and evasion, a Polish state think-tank said in...