ROSZKE, Hungary (Reuters) - Hungary called on Tuesday for more money from the European Union to handle a rising tide of migrants crossing the Balkans, as a new wave hit its southern border and further exposed the cracks in EU policy toward the worst refugee crisis since World War Two.
BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary wants more European Union funds to cope with the worst refugee crisis since World War Two, Prime Minister Viktor Orban's chief of staff was quoted as saying on Tuesday.
French President Francois Hollande says that European countries have to unite and to adopt a unified policy to solve the migrant crisis in the European Union.
Britain has received a boost in its quest to reform the country’s membership agreement with the European Union, with Finnish Finance Minister Alexander Stubb saying that without the UK, there is no EU.
The Scottish government has announced that it will ban the growing of genetically modified (GM) crops. The move is in response to new rules by the European Union (EU) that allow countries to opt out of growing EU-approved GM crops, including corn and six other crops that are expected to be authorized shortly. Rural Affairs [...]Show More Summary
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany has initiated a move to stop the growing of genetically modified crops under new European Union rules, documents seen by Reuters showed on Monday.
Without Britain, there is no European Union, Finland's finance minister said on Monday. ||| Helsinki - Without Britain, there is no European Union, Finland's finance minister said on Monday in a boost for his British counterpart George Osborne as he toured Scandinavia to drum up support for London's push to reform the bloc. Show More Summary
The latest austerity deal is terrible for Greece and Europe. On August 18, Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz joined Harper’s Magazine deputy editor Christopher Beha at Book Culture in New York to discuss the Greek financial crisis. In Stiglitz’s...Show More Summary
The situation in Ukraine is worsening, but the European Union is not taking any concrete steps to resolve it. According to journalist Christophe Schiltz from Die Welt, the West is silently watching the country descend into chaos.
If the man with the dull beard does win, where will Labour stand in the European Union referendum? Jeremy Corbyn, being a hard leftist, is theoretically against the EU, but… Continue reading The post If Jeremy Corbyn joins the No to EU campaign, he’ll drive voters to Cameron appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
In June the European Union (EU) responded to the colossal toll of people fleeing war and poverty dying on its borders by launching an 11.8 million euro ($12.8m) per year naval mission. EUNAVFOR Med was launched to tackle human trafficking...Show More Summary
One of the founding principles of the European Union, freedom of movement has been put into question by a German minister, playing right into the hands of Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron who wants to reform the EU and call a referendum on Britain's membership.
The previously announced rebate hike has now been approved by the European Union. read more
Macedonia has been a hub for migrants traveling through Greece to more affluent European Union nations. Many people are escaping the violence in Syria.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany and France will press the European Union to move faster and with more unity to deal with the worsening refugee crisis, amid complaints from Germany that it is shouldering too big a burden.
On the very day that Greece received the first tranche of its new bailout from the European Union, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has decided to resign and call a general election, which will be held next month. Until then, the country will be led by a woman, Vassiliki Thanou-Christophilou, the president of Greece’s Supreme Court.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union will support a U.N. deal to cap global warming only if the agreement is legally binding and includes regular reviews to ensure words translate into deeds, Europe's climate boss said on Thursda...
The government of Slovakia has said it will take in struggling migrants from Syria and other countries under a European Union scheme to share the burden of 40,000 new arrivals to the continent, but stipulated it will only be taking Christians, and not Muslims.
He made it! The Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has managed to pay back $3.58 (€3.2bn) back to the European Central Bank by securing a bailout from the European Union.
Democratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley, who is polling at about 2 percent, held a campaign event in front of a Donald Trump hotel in Las Vegas, to support its workers' efforts to unionize and slam the Republican candidate's...Show More Summary