European Union (EU)

World Bank's Malpass says Brexit deal would reduce some growth uncertainty

World Bank President David Malpass said on Thursday that clarity over Britain`s exit from the European Union would strengthen the outlook for global growth, aiding both rich nations and the developing world.

Oct 17, 2019, 20:03 PM IST

Brexit hangs in the balance as EU doubts a deal this week

A deal to smooth Britain`s departure from the European Union hung in the balance on Monday after diplomats indicated the bloc wanted more concessions from Prime Minister Boris Johnson and said a full agreement was unlikely this week.

Oct 14, 2019, 18:14 PM IST

EU, Britain to hold intense negotiations on Brexit deal as departure date nears

The European Union and Britain agreed on Friday to hold intense talks over the next few days in a bid to secure a deal over Britain`s departure from the bloc, but arrangements over British-Irish border controls remain at issue, the EU said.

Oct 11, 2019, 20:19 PM IST

UK Opposition's election manifesto leaked

A draft of UK main opposition Labour Party`s general election manifesto has been leaked which includes plans to nationalise parts of the energy industry and scrap tuition fees, the media reported on Thursday.

May 11, 2017, 10:39 AM IST

Rights of Europeans in UK to be investigated

In June`s referendum, 51.9 per cent of the British public voted in favor of the UK leaving the EU, while 48 per cent voted to remain part of the 28-country regional bloc.

Aug 16, 2016, 15:31 PM IST

British PM Theresa May rules out post-Brexit Irish border control

"I'm clear that the Northern Ireland Executive and the other devolved governments will be involved in our discussions as we set forward the UK position."

Jul 25, 2016, 18:37 PM IST

Germany supports Lithuania`s Eurozone entry: Official

The German Bundestag will vote for Lithuania`s entry into the Eurozone in 2015, an official said.

Apr 19, 2014, 11:14 AM IST

France, Germany discuss situation in Ukraine

French President Francois Hollande held phone talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy over the situation in Ukraine, the president`s office said.

Apr 18, 2014, 13:53 PM IST

UN chief congratulates EU on Nobel Peace Prize win

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon congratulated the European Union (EU) on winning the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize.

Oct 13, 2012, 00:03 AM IST