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Five resolutions in European Parliament slam CAA: ‘Dangerous & divisive’

January 27, 2020 7:07 am

The resolutions, which could impact the way EU member-nations engage with India, come less than two months before Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to travel to Brussels for the India-EU summit on March 13.

'Set to create largest statelessness crisis': European Parliament to debate draft CAA resolution

January 26, 2020 10:07 pm

EU is likely to vote on a resolution tabled by the European United Left/ Nordic Green Left (GUE/NGL) Group in the Parliament. It will be taken up for discussion next week on Wednesday and voted on the day after.

India and EU have accomplished much. There is more to be done

January 21, 2020 10:09 am

India and the EU are both highly exposed to the terrorist threat. We have already brought together counter-terrorism experts from Europe and India to exchange experiences and best practices. As a result, an enhanced working relationship between our police officers is taking shape.

Fines for European privacy breaches reach 114 mn euros: Report

January 20, 2020 9:03 am

European regulators have imposed 114 million euros ($126 million) in fines for data breaches since tougher privacy rules came into force in mid-2018

UK economy won’t stay close to EU after Brexit: Chancellor of Exchequer Sajid Javid

January 18, 2020 8:32 pm

The debate over how much Britain will diverge from the EU with regards to regulatory standards is set to form a key plank for how the talks progress -- a no-deal Brexit could create border delays and increase costs for carmakers and other manufacturers.

EU cuts pre-accession aid to Turkey by 75%

January 18, 2020 6:26 pm

In a letter seen by German media, the EU has unveiled cuts in aid to Turkey over illegal gas drilling off Cyprus' coast and military operations in Syria. But Brussels stopped short of ending democracy promotion projects.

France and EU ready to fight back over US tariff threat: French ministers

December 03, 2019 2:01 pm

French finance minister Bruno Le Maire described the US proposals as "unacceptable". "In case of new American sanctions, the European Union would be ready to riposte," Le Maire told Radio Classique.

EU signs off on new joint defense projects — but to do what?

November 13, 2019 10:40 pm

European nations are hoping to bolster their military capabilities after 13 new joint defense projects were agreed. What are some of these projects and which nations are collaborating?

India should let opposition leaders visit Kashmir too: EU delegation member

October 30, 2019 1:50 pm

European Union MP Nicolaus Fest was among the 23-member EU delegation that visited Srinagar to assess the situation in the state after the abrogation of Article 370.

Britain to hold a general election on December 12

October 30, 2019 1:35 pm

The 438-20 vote in Parliament, which came after the opposition Labour Party dropped its resistance, provided the starting gun for one of the most momentous and unpredictable campaigns in post-World War II Britain.


Brexit: A timeline of the UK crisis

January 18, 2019 7:03 am

Britain will leave the European Union at 2300 GMT on March 29, 2019. Here is a timeline of key events related to Britain's decision of opting out of the European Union in photographs

Stop Brexit: One man's daily protest against UK-EU divorce

December 12, 2018 9:55 am

While Brexit supporters are also regularly outside the building, Steve Bray has become well-known for his tactics.


Belgium: Cameron announces Brexit deal

February 20, 2016 6:34 pm