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Belgian tipped for EU post; Miliband may decline

Belgian leader Herman Van Rompuy and Britain`s David Miliband have emerged as the front-runners for two top jobs in the European Union, but the British minister has distanced himself from the post of foreign policy chief.

Nov 10, 2009, 15:49 PM IST

Gordon Brown backs Tony Blair for top EU post

Tony Blair`s undeclared,
behind-the-scenes bid for the presidency of the European Union
received a boost on Wednesday when his old Labour Party rival, Prime
Minister Gordon Brown, offered his endorsement.

Oct 28, 2009, 22:19 PM IST