Europe

Floods sweep through western Europe, causing death and destruction

At least 42 people have died in Germany and dozens were missing on Thursday (July 15) as swollen rivers caused by record rainfall across western Europe swept through towns and villages, leaving cars upended, houses destroyed and people stranded on rooftops. The floods have caused Germany`s worst mass loss of life in years. 

Jul 16, 2021, 10:56 AM IST

Surge in Covid cases in Greece not related to tourism, says Tourism Minister

The Greek government has attributed the increase to the highly contagious Delta variant, which finds fertile ground among the unvaccinated.

Jul 15, 2021, 11:48 AM IST

Heavy rainfall across Europe causes flooding in several parts

Storms caused heavy flooding across parts of western and central Europe overnight, and a man swept away by a raging stream in eastern Germany remained missing Wednesday.

Jul 14, 2021, 19:34 PM IST

COVID-19 cases in Europe rising again after 2 months of decline, warns WHO

WHO chief Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has called for vaccinating at least 10 per cent of the population of every country by September as he described vaccination as the best way to control the pandemic and reboot the global economy.

Jul 01, 2021, 18:01 PM IST

China furious over G7's unified position on Beijing, says 'small' groups don't rule the world

China lambasted G7's unified position on Beijing, saying that the days when a "small" group of countries decided the fate of the world were long gone.

Jun 14, 2021, 15:24 PM IST

Switzerland on way to become first European nation to ban synthetic pesticides

After Bhutan, Switzerland may become the country to ban the use of synthetic pesticides although manufacturers say their pesticides are rigorously tested and regulated, can be used safely and crop yields would slump without them.

Jun 07, 2021, 16:29 PM IST

Europe's economy shrinks in first quarter as US rolls ahead

Figures announced Thursday showed the U.S. Economy grew 1.6 per cent during the first quarter. 

Apr 30, 2021, 17:39 PM IST

May God bless Europe! The continent faces third wave of deadly COVID-19 infections

More than a year after the start of the pandemic, a large part of Europe is at the start of the third COVID-19 wave.

Apr 05, 2021, 14:19 PM IST

Nitin Gadkari Exclusive: India's roads will be like Europe, America in 3 years, says Nitin Gadkari

Watch the interview of Nitin Gadkari with Sudhir Chaudhary exclusively on Zee News.

Mar 21, 2021, 21:00 PM IST

Major European nations suspend use of AstraZeneca vaccine over reports of blood clot in recipients

Germany, France, Italy and Spain became the latest countries to suspend use of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine over reports of dangerous blood clots in some recipients, though the company and European regulators have said there is no evidence the shot is to blame.

Mar 16, 2021, 06:42 AM IST

WHO's big gift on New Year, makes key announcement on Pfizer-BioNTech COVID vaccine

Every country that has a drug regulatory agency will have to issue its own approval for any COVID-19 vaccine, but countries with weak systems usually rely on WHO to vet the shots.

Jan 01, 2021, 07:37 AM IST

New strain of coronavirus detected in 8 European nations, WHO monitoring situation

The new strain of the coronavirus has been detected in eight European countries, the regional director of WHO Europe said, adding that the World Health Organisation (WHO) is continuing to monitor the situation.

Dec 26, 2020, 07:35 AM IST

India, Europe to fight climate change together; lawmakers, experts discuss solutions for climate crisis

The lawmakers and experts held discussions abiut climate change during a webinar organised by UK based think tank Europe Asia Foundation Limited. 

Dec 13, 2020, 13:20 PM IST

WHO COVID envoy fears third wave, calls Europe response 'incomplete'

A WHO special COVID-19 envoy predicted a third wave of the pandemic in Europe in early 2021.

Nov 22, 2020, 13:34 PM IST

DNA: New formula against radical Islamic terrorism

Europe is getting ready to deal with terrorism, even Europe is now ready to produce the edition of the religion of Islam that it finds necessary for its protection. Europe is considering creating a new institute to train Islam's religious leaders and those who propagate Islam.

Nov 11, 2020, 23:00 PM IST

Europe's COVID-19 infections double in five weeks, total cases cross 10 million

Europe has reported more than 1.6 million new COVID-19 cases in the past seven days.

Nov 01, 2020, 23:37 PM IST

Car that can change the world's traffic system

Car flying in Europe has been approved, will be able to fly in the sky by 2022, watch video.

Oct 29, 2020, 08:38 AM IST

Europe enacts new curbs as COVID-19 surges in absence of vaccine

"We are dealing with exponential growth," German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier told a virtual German-French economic conference in Berlin.

Oct 27, 2020, 22:29 PM IST

DNA: Is the fear of the epidemic over or is the patience of the people ending?

In this segment of DNA, we will analyse the current situation of COVID-19 around the globe, will try to find out, is the fear of the epidemic over, or is the patience of the people ending?

Oct 16, 2020, 22:42 PM IST

Sanofi considering up to 1,680 job cuts in Europe

One source said the job measures would be carried out over three years.

Jun 26, 2020, 17:47 PM IST