June 30, 2015 5:22 pm
greece news, greece debt, greece bailout, greece crisis, world news, europe news, greece crisis news, greece bailout news, greece imf, gr

On the possibility of an 11th hour aid deal with international creditors - with the current programme expiring on Tuesday - Varoufakis said: "We hope so".

June 30, 2015 11:20 am
Asia, Asian trading, Asian shares, Greece, Greece banks, Greece banks closure, Greece protests, Greece economy, Greece ATM limits, Greece limits withdrawals, Greece ATM withdrawals, Greece banks shut, European central bank, Greece loans, economy Greece, europe news, economy news, world news, indian express news

Between now and then Greece remains suspended between collapse and an uncertain rescue, between membership in the 19-member euro club and the possibility of a humiliating exit.

June 29, 2015 12:08 pm
Greece, Greece banks, Greece banks closure, Greece protests, Greece economy, Greece ATM limits, Greece limits withdrawals, Greece ATM withdrawals, Greece banks shut, European central bank, Greece loans, economy Greece, europe news, economy news, world news, indian express news

As Greeks brace for the specifics on capital controls, here is a quick guide on what it means.

June 29, 2015 12:32 pm
Greece, Alexis Tsipras, Tsipras, Greece banks, Greece capital controls, Greece economy, World economy, Greece banks close, Greece protests, Greece PM protests, Greece Bailout, Greece economy, Greece ATM limits, Greece limits withdrawals, Greece ATM withdrawals, greece banks shut, bank of greece, european central bank, greece loans, economy greece, banks greece, atm withdrawals greece, withdrawals greece, greece news, europe news, economic news, world news, indian express

Greek PM Alexis Tsipras says the Bank of Greece has recommended this, after the European Central Bank didn't increase the amount of emergency liquidity lenders can access from the central bank.

June 28, 2015 5:44 pm

French officials say the main suspect in the beheading of a French transportation company manager has admitted to police that he carried out the killing that authorities have called a terror attack.

June 28, 2015 9:22 am
france, france factory attack, france explosion, france factory explosion, islamic state, isis, isis france , islamic state france, france news, world news, indian express

One of the officials said the selfie was forwarded via WhatsApp to a phone number in Canada. The severed head appeared to mimic Islamic State's practice of beheading.

June 27, 2015 5:19 pm
fraudster London mansion, London mansion news, Indian origin mansion, London news, world news, international news, multi-million-pound fraud case

The Sun newspaper said police foiled an attack on a London parade Saturday after an undercover reporter who obtained details on the plot alerted counter-terrorism officials.

June 26, 2015 8:59 pm
France attack, france explosion, france update, france attack update, france beheading, Islamist attack France, France terror attack, France factory attack, France factory explosion, france factory terror attack, france islamist attack, france terrorist attack, terror attack france, factory explosion france, factory attack, france news, europe news, world news, indian express

French President Francois Hollande, in Brussels for a summit of EU leaders, rushed back to France to deal with the crisis. He described the assault as a "terrorist attack".

June 26, 2015 9:03 am

French taxi drivers justified their rage, saying Uber's lowest-cost service UberPop was ruining their livelihoods

June 25, 2015 9:04 pm

The plane had been travelling from Istanbul to New York and landed at about 1350 GMT.

June 25, 2015 5:06 pm

"We are warning local people and particularly those with small children to be on their guard and not to approach the bird," the police said.

June 25, 2015 2:38 pm
Northern Atlantic Treaty Organization, NATO, European Union, EU, Russia, Ukraine, Ukraine conflict, Crimea conflict, Russian separatist, Brussels news, Belgium news, Europe news, World news, International news, news,

NATO fears intense fighting during summer in eastern Ukraine accusing Moscow of supporting Russian separatist, a charge denied by Moscow.

June 24, 2015 3:28 pm
Northern Atlantic Treaty Organization, NATO, Ukraine Crisis, Russia invasion, Russia aggression, Europe invasion, EU Russia stand off, Brussels news, Belgium news, Europe news, US news, Russia news, World news, International news, Indian Express

NATO allies deploy troops, gather arms, schedule military training and upgrade bases in preparation of a possible conflict with Russia and other threats.

June 24, 2015 3:22 pm
French President, Fracois Hollande, Nicolas Sarkozy, Jaques Chirac, WikiLeaks, WikiLeaks documents, US National Security Agency, NSA, NSA intercepts, NSA eavesdropping, US Ambassador, Paris news, France news, Europe news, US news, America news, World news, International news, Indian Express

The French Foreign Ministry summoned US Ambassador Jane Hartley on Wednesday regarding revelations of NSA eavesdropping on the past three French Presidents.

June 24, 2015 1:54 pm
French President, Fracois Hollande, Nicolas Sarkozy, Jaques Chirac, WikiLeaks, WikiLeaks documents, US National Security Agency, NSA, NSA intercepts, NSA eavesdropping, US Ambassador, Paris news, France news, Europe news, US news, America news, World news, International news, Indian Express

WikiLeaks published documents late Tuesday that it says show the US National Security Agency (NSA) eavesdropped on the last three French presidents.

June 24, 2015 8:00 am
NSA, National Security Agency, US NSA, US, National Security Agency, United States of Amercia, French presidents, France, Nicolas Sarkozy, Barack Obama, Snowden, international news, news

An aide to Hollande's predecessor Nicolas Sarkozy said that the former president considers these methods unacceptable.

June 22, 2015 9:59 pm

Greece must pay 1.6 billion euros ($1.8 billion) to the International Monetary Fund in just over a week, on June 30.

June 22, 2015 8:47 pm
European Union, EU, EU Navy operation, EU mission, EU Migrant crisis, Migrant traffickers, Migrant smuggler, Mediterranean migrant, African migrant, Luxembourg news, Europe news, Libya news, Sudan news, Eritrea news, Africa news, World news, International news

The EU launched a navy mission to crackdown on human traffickers bringing migrants from conflict zones to Europe on unsafe boats, a move endorsed by the UN but criticized by refugee groups.

June 22, 2015 2:25 pm
European Union, EU, Russia, PUtin, Vladimir Putin, EU sanctions, Russia sanctions, Ukraine conflict, ukraine violence, russia ukraine conflict, Ukraine ceasefire, russia news, Luxembourg news, Moscow news, Russia news, Europe news, World news, International news, indian express

EU has extended sanctions against Russia until January over the conflict in eastern Ukraine which has killed more than 6,400 people despite a cease-fire agreement.

June 22, 2015 8:53 am
Russia, Putin, Russia Sanctions, Ash Carter, Vladimir Putin, NAto, Russia Ukraine, European Union, EU, EU sanctions on Russia, sanctions on russia, ash carter nato, ash carter berlin, ash carter germany, us russia, us germany, us news, germany news, russia news, Putin, World News, Indian Express

Ash Carter's talks with NATO are sure to draw Putin's ire as Moscow chafes under the prospect of continued sanctions.

June 21, 2015 3:02 pm
Slovakia protest, Bratislava protest, immigration protest, Anti-immigrant protest, Anti-refugee protest, Anti-Islamization protest, Anti-Islam protest, EU migrant crisis, EU migrant plan, Migrant distribution, Bratislava news, Slovakia news, Europe news, World news

The protesters condemned an EU plan to divide mostly African refugees between member states. Slovakia is expected to host 785 refugees, despite government oppositon.

June 19, 2015 9:27 am
Denmark elections, Parliamentary election, anti-immigration party, European Union, Lars Loekke Rasmussen, Danish People's Party, Denmark news, Politics news, World news

Loekke Rasmussen was expected to become prime minister, because he has the support of the other members of the bloc.

June 18, 2015 4:44 pm
UK troop carriers, UK troop carriers crash, Salisbury Plain troop carrier collision, Indo UK army exercise, India, Britain, Indian soldiers, British soldiers, British army, World latest news

Indian defence sources said the accident took place last evening when the troops of both countries were coming back after the day's joint exercise.

June 17, 2015 10:00 pm
France, paris, paris news, paris attack 1982, 1982 attack, 1982 paris hotel attack, 1982 paris attack accused, 1982 attacker arrested, paris attack in hotel, europe news, international news

Spokeswoman Agnes Thibualt-Lecuivre said on Wednesday the suspect was arrested on June 1. She described Souhaur Mouhamad Hassan Khalil Al-Abbassi as the "supervisor" of the attack.

June 17, 2015 9:25 pm
pope, vatican city, vatican city pope, vatican city news, migrants, pope on migrants, vatican pope on migrants, migrants over the world, international news, europe news

Francis made the comments during his weekly general audience on Wednesday. He thanked those who care for refugees and urged governments to act together to prevent forced migration.

June 17, 2015 10:20 am

Demirel served as president from 1993-2000, the culmination of a 4-decade career that saw him serve 5 spells as PM.

June 15, 2015 5:21 pm
Vatican City, vatican child abuse, Jozef Wesolowski, ex-Dominican Ambassador, Sex abuse charge, child sex abuse, child pornography, Vatican criminal court, Vatican City news, Dominican Republic news, Europe news, World news, international news, latest news

Charged with child sex abuse and child pornography, the ex-Dominican ambassador was indicted on Monday and will face trial in July 11.

June 15, 2015 12:25 pm
magna carta, 800 years magna carta, david cameron, cameron magna carta, magna carta david cameron, Britain PM Magna carta, King John magna carta, human rights Cameron, MAgna carta human rights, UK camerson, UK PM camerdon UK PM David Cameron, UK news, United Kingdon news, Britain news, Magna carta news, England news, world news, international news,

As UK marks 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta, Cameron will say that the charter undermines human rights reform according to a release of his speech.

June 15, 2015 2:00 pm
Islamic State, ISIS, UK, UK youngest suicide bomber, UK suicide bomber, youngest suicide bomber, youngest suicide bomber UK, youngest suicide bomber britain, ISIS suicide bomber, UK's youngest suicide bomber, isil suicide bomber, isis news, uk news, isil news, is news, world news, indian express

ISIS social media reports said Asmal was one of four suicide bombers who attacked Iraqi security forces near an oil refinery.

June 14, 2015 8:08 pm
Angela merkel, germany, germany news, merkel cyber attack, merkel's office cyber attack, german chancellor angela merkel, europe news, world news

The attack "infected" one of the computers in Merkel's Bundestag office. Bild said the computer was one of the first on which the Trojan Horse-style attack was discovered.

June 14, 2015 1:20 pm
Prince George, Queen Elizabeth II, Royal Family, Queen Birthday, UK Queen Birthday, britain queen birthday, Trooping the colour ceremony, Balcony debut, Birthday ceremony, George first appearance, Buckingham Palace, London news, UK news, Europe news, World news

It was the first time George took part in the royal tradition of gathering the extended family on the balcony on important national occasions.

June 14, 2015 11:19 am
Snowden, Edward Snowden, UK, UK spies, Edward snowden NSA, Snowden files, UK intellegence, NSA files, MI 6, China, Russia, US, US files Hacked, Russia hacks US, China hacks US, CIA hacked, intellegence hack, US personnel files, US personnel, US military hacked, US intelegence hacked, UK news, US news, World News

Russia and China have both managed to crack encrypted documents which contain details of secret intelligence techniques that could allow British and American spies to be identified.

June 13, 2015 5:26 pm
Ukraine, Ukraine war, Ukraine no mans land, Ukraine news, no mans land in ukraine, Ukraine problem, ukraine issue, ukraine no mans land issue, international news, europe news, world news

With fighting surging again near the main separatist stronghold, only one of the corridors has been left open in the two separatism-plagued regions of Donetsk and Luhansk.

June 13, 2015 4:58 pm
sweden, sweden news, sweden car blast, sweden car explosion, sweden car explosion death, family dies in sweden, europe news, international news

The cause of Friday's explosion was unclear but police said they had started a criminal investigation. Rescuers said the car exploded in a roundabout near a fire station.

June 13, 2015 10:21 am
Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Strauss-Kahn sex scandal, IMF chief sex scandal, strauss kahn trial, trial strauss kahn, IMF chief scandal, Strauss Kahn sex scandal, sex scandal straus kahn, france news, IMF, Europe News, World News

Chief judge ruled that the accused Strauss-Kahn was not the "instigator" of orgies attended by prostitutes but merely the "beneficiary of group sex".

June 12, 2015 12:06 pm
germanwings, germanwings crash, germanwings pilot, germanwings plane crash, germanwings co-pilot, germanwings victims, germanwings Alps crash, world news, international news, France news, germanwings news

Marseille prosecutor Brice Robin said information from Lubitz's tablet PC showed he had also investigated vision problems, and "feared going blind,"