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Tear gas in Parliament? Kosovo lawmakers make MPs elsewhere look like angels

Tear gas in Parliament? Kosovo lawmakers make MPs elsewhere look like angels

If you thought lawmakers in your country are the rowdiest, you may be proven wrong. Unless of course, you are reading this in Kosovo.

Mar 22, 2018, 18:55 PM IST
European Union says no 'immediate' clarity from US on trade tariffs

European Union says no 'immediate' clarity from US on trade tariffs

Trump administration announcement of duties of 25% on imported steel and 10% on aluminium has stung the EU, along with other major economies.

Mar 10, 2018, 23:00 PM IST
US President Donald Trump threatens tax on EU cars

US President Donald Trump threatens tax on EU cars

US President Donald Trump escalated threats of a trade war, saying he would slap a new tax on European cars if the EU retaliated against his proposed steel and aluminium tariffs, the media reported.

Mar 04, 2018, 10:11 AM IST
Bank of England rate hike warning spooks markets

Bank of England rate hike warning spooks markets

The Bank of England (BoE) on Thursday froze interest rates at 0.5 percent, but warned borrowing costs could rise more quickly than expected to bring down inflation, sparking fresh turmoil in the markets.

Feb 09, 2018, 00:31 AM IST
Eurozone economy growth hits highest in decade

Eurozone economy growth hits highest in decade

Economic growth in the Eurozone hit 2.5%, far ahead of the 1.8% reached a year earlier.

Jan 30, 2018, 16:24 PM IST
European Union 'very unfair' on trade with US, problems may become 'very big', says Donald Trump

European Union 'very unfair' on trade with US, problems may become 'very big', says Donald Trump

American manufacturers are unable to get their product into the EU because of restrictions, he claimed.

Jan 29, 2018, 06:49 AM IST
Govt may impose anti-dumping duty on imports of coated paper

Govt may impose anti-dumping duty on imports of coated paper

The duty aims to ensure fair trading practices and creating a level-playing field for domestic producers with regard to foreign producers and exporters.

Jan 24, 2018, 18:06 PM IST
EU fines chipmaker Qualcomm $1.2 billion for Apple deal

EU fines chipmaker Qualcomm $1.2 billion for Apple deal

The fine is the latest blow struck by the EU against US tech giants.

Jan 24, 2018, 17:38 PM IST
Seven decades in the making, EU set to sign defence pact

Seven decades in the making, EU set to sign defence pact

"No one EU country can provide security to its citizens on its own," EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said.

Dec 14, 2017, 15:59 PM IST
Jerusalem status must be solved 'through negotiations': EU's Mogherini

Jerusalem status must be solved 'through negotiations': EU's Mogherini

"A way must be found through negotiations to resolve the status of Jerusalem as the future capital of both states, so that the aspiration of both parties can be fulfilled," Mogherini said.

Dec 05, 2017, 19:12 PM IST
EU won't accept UK Brexit offer if Ireland disagrees: Donald Tusk

EU won't accept UK Brexit offer if Ireland disagrees: Donald Tusk

"If the UK offer is unacceptable for Ireland, it will also be unacceptable for the EU," Tusk said.

Dec 01, 2017, 23:07 PM IST

Pakistan, EU wrap up anti-terror talks to jointly combat terrorism

Pakistan and European Union (EU) have wrapped up their anti-terrorism talks here with a joint statement, reiterating their resolve to jointly combat terrorism in all forms and manifestations.

Nov 25, 2017, 07:55 AM IST
EU takes step towards closer defence cooperation

EU takes step towards closer defence cooperation

The EU will move towards closer defence ties today with more than 20 states signing a landmark pact that aims to boost cooperation after Brexit and counteract Russian pressure.

Nov 13, 2017, 08:29 AM IST
European Union to consider further measures to punish North Korea

European Union to consider further measures to punish North Korea

The EU is to consider stepping up measures aimed at punishing North Korea for its nuclear and ballistic weapons programmes, according to a summit agreement seen by AFP on Thursday.

Oct 19, 2017, 16:57 PM IST
EU pledges 118 million euros to redesign cities against attacks

EU pledges 118 million euros to redesign cities against attacks

The European Commission pledged 118.5 million euros ($139.2 million) on Wednesday to help Europe`s cities guard against attacks and outlined how EU countries could do more to curb the sale of bomb-making materials.

Oct 18, 2017, 18:50 PM IST
Sebastian Kurz: World's youngest leader in waiting

Sebastian Kurz: World's youngest leader in waiting

Kurz`s ideas on everything from immigration to economic policy represent a "complete rupture" with the EU.

Oct 16, 2017, 18:33 PM IST

Hillary Clinton warns Britain on potential trade deal with Donald Trump

Former U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton cautioned Britain on Sunday over its push to secure a trade deal with U.S. President Donald Trump after it leaves the European Union.

Oct 15, 2017, 19:24 PM IST
EU braces for Brexit talks collapse as May falters

EU braces for Brexit talks collapse as May falters

Prime Minister Theresa May`s EU counterparts still see the "no-deal scenario" she threatened them with as most unlikely, as they think it would hurt Britain much more than the continent.

Oct 09, 2017, 14:11 PM IST

GST to facilitate ease of doing business: EU

The 14th annual summit between India and the European Union (EU) was held in New Delhi.

Oct 06, 2017, 21:21 PM IST

EU hammers Amazon, Apple over taxes

Europe's competition chief Margrethe Vestager accused tiny Luxembourg of an illegal deal with internet shopping giant Amazon to pay less tax than other businesses.

Oct 04, 2017, 23:40 PM IST