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British parliament rejects Brexit deal

The British Parliament on Tuesday overwhelmingly voted against a deal that the Theresa May government had reached with the European Union to allow an...

Eurozone’s unemployment rate falls to lowest

The unemployment in the eurozone has come down to the lowest rate in more than 10 years. According to the November 2018 figures published...

Violence against refugee children at EU borders increasing

Violence against refugee children in European Union borders is increasing, despite a major drop in refugee and migrant arrivals, says a new report by...

EU parliament passes world’s largest free trade deal, with Japan

The European Parliament has approved the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement, dubbed as the world's largest free trade agreement, which covers 635 million people and almost...

EU, others commit to toughen climate measures at COP 24

Climate talks at Poland, COP 24, saw the EU and several other developed and developing nations committing to toughen their commitments to reduce greenhouse...

No-deal Brexit to trigger an economic crisis in UK: Bank of...

Leaving the European Union without a deal could trigger an economic crisis in the United Kingdom, the Bank of England has said. The bank said...

EU to be carbon neutral by 2050

The European Union has released a proposal that plans to make the bloc carbon neutral by 2050, which makes it far more ambitious than...

Cost of pollution from EU roads estimated at $79bn a year

About $79 billion health damage is caused by air pollution from roads every year in the European Union, with diesel fumes responsible for three-fourths...

Majority of European countries don’t consider consent as factor in defining...

Twenty-three of 31 European countries it analysed have laws that do not define rape as sex without consent, rights group Amnesty International has said....

Affordability of housing affects job prospects of people across EU: report

High housing costs in major cities affect the employment prospects for millions of young workers across the European Union, says a new World Bank...

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