European Union leaders

EU fears Brexit delay, uncertainty after shock UK vote

EU fears Brexit delay, uncertainty after shock UK vote

There was concern that a weak minority administration and a possible leadership challenge to May after her electoral gamble backfired might mean further delay to the start of talks scheduled for June 19. 

Jun 10, 2017, 00:01 AM IST

Donald Trump says `Germans are very bad`: Spiegel

Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel are scheduled to meet Friday at the G7 summit in Taormina, Italy.
 

May 26, 2017, 09:09 AM IST
EU leaders slam Trump, ink Libya migrant deal

EU leaders slam Trump, ink Libya migrant deal

French President Francois Hollande lashed out at Trump, who has predicted that other countries will follow Britain out of the EU and branded the transatlantic NATO military alliance obsolete.

Feb 03, 2017, 21:32 PM IST
EU leaders meet in Brussels to offer migrant deal to Turkey

EU leaders meet in Brussels to offer migrant deal to Turkey

Leaders of the European Union meet in Brussels on Thursday to agree on a deal to offer Turkey the following day that would secure Ankara`s commitment to a scheme intended to halt migrant flows to the Greek islands.

Mar 17, 2016, 13:01 PM IST

Eurogroup suspends `very difficult` Greece talks until Sunday

Eurozone finance ministers have suspended last-ditch talks on Greece`s bailout, Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem said Saturday, describing the negotiations as "very difficult" but making progres

Jul 12, 2015, 04:46 AM IST

European Union leaders reach $1.3 trillion budget deal

European Union leaders have reached a deal on 960-billion euro (USD 1.3 trillion) budget for the next seven years, averting a stand-off over 27-nation bloc's future spending.

Feb 09, 2013, 14:02 PM IST

EU leaders to meet on $41 billion rescue package for Greece

European Union leaders are expected to clear the way for releasing 31.5 billion euro (USD 41 billion) in urgently-needed financial assistance for debt- stricken Greece at their two-day summit which opens in Brussels on Thursday.

Oct 18, 2012, 13:13 PM IST

EU leaders agree on fiscal pact, ECB douses hopes

European Union leaders agreed on new fiscal rules enshrining tougher budget discipline on Thursday, an EU official said, after the European Central Bank doused hopes of dramatic action on its part to arrest the euro area's debt crisis.

Dec 09, 2011, 08:39 AM IST