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Financial Times: Europe Headlines

IBT: Europe

The Economist: Europe

  • Charlemagne: the row over “posted workers”

    Charlemagne: the row over “posted workers”

    AS SUMMERS go, Marek Miesikowski’s wasn’t bad: a fortnight in Aix-en-Provence, a hop across to Corsica, then winding down in Marseille for a few weeks. Mr Miesikowski, a student from Poland, was hauling ventilation pipes across construction si…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Sep 17, 10:44am -
  • A monument to Kalashnikov

    A monument to Kalashnikov

    THE streets of Moscow feature many monuments to great figures from Russia’s past: Tolstoy, Pushkin and Tchaikovsky, to name but a few. This week, a new national hero joined their ranks: Mikhail Kalashnikov, eponymous inventor of the rifle. His n…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Sep 17, 10:44am -
  • Catalonia prepares to vote on secession

    Catalonia prepares to vote on secession

    EACH year Sergi Rubió has joined the huge demonstrations that Catalans have held since 2010 on September 11th, their national day, to demand independence from Spain. This year several hundred thousand people thronged the streets of Barcelona in w…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Sep 17, 10:44am -
  • The tangled affairs of the probable next Czech prime minister

    The tangled affairs of the probable next Czech prime minister

    Babis and his billionaire baggageANDREJ BABIS says the political establishment is conspiring to keep him from power. A billionaire agro-industrialist and media mogul, Mr Babis is the frontrunner to become the Czech Republic’s prime minister aft…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Sep 17, 10:44am -
  • As Russia threatens, Sweden ponders joining NATO
    SWEDEN’S Aurora-17 drill, which continues until the end of September, is the biggest war game that the supposedly neutral country has carried out for 23 years. Not only does it involve 19,000 of Sweden’s armed forces (about half of them), includi…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Sep 17, 10:44am -
  • A placid election campaign belies Germany’s tensions

    A placid election campaign belies Germany’s tensions

    IN A muggy sports hall in Schwerin, in the north-eastern German state of Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Angela Merkel is holding the 53rd of her 59 election rallies. It is a now-familiar routine. There is the thumping music as she arrives, the black-…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Sep 17, 10:44am -
  • Serbian guest workers head for Slovakia

    Serbian guest workers head for Slovakia


    - 11 days ago, 14 Sep 17, 10:54am -
  • Bicycles and bans are reshaping the city

    Bicycles and bans are reshaping the city

    Progress, of sortsTHE quayside roads that wind along the Seine used to throb with hurtling traffic. Today, potted palm trees have been ranged along the tarmac. Joggers and cyclists enjoy the waterside calm. On a stretch of the right bank opposite…
    - 11 days ago, 14 Sep 17, 10:54am -
  • Campaigning in Germany

    Campaigning in Germany

    Unexpected visitors“HELLO! I’m Cornelius Golembiewski from the CDU. Could I give you our manifesto and a leaflet about Johannes Selle, our local candidate?” The woman at the door beams: “We already voted by post, so don’t worry!” Mr G…
    - 11 days ago, 14 Sep 17, 10:54am -
  • How Germany is integrating its refugees

    How Germany is integrating its refugees

    NAURAS NERAPI lived a comfortable life in Aleppo as a manager at a French catering company. Then came the Syrian war. He fled through Turkey and the Balkans to Germany, arriving in September 2015. “They put me on a bus but I didn’t know where…
    - 11 days ago, 14 Sep 17, 10:54am -
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WSJ: What's News Europe

  • newU.K.'s Theresa May Buys Time---but Maybe Not Much
    Theresa May needed to say enough in her speech last week to unblock stalled Brexit talks without blowing apart the unity of her government. What made this task so complicated, writes Simon Nixon, was that to secure the first objective, she had to aba…
    - 35 mins ago, 25 Sep 17, 12:06am -
  • newStrong Showing by Nationalist Party Jolts German Politics
    An antiestablishment, nationalist party won a foothold in Germany’s parliament Sunday, jolting the country’s political establishment and sending its multiparty system into uncharted waters.
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Sep 17, 10:48pm -
  • newElection Results Point to Tough Road for Merkel
    German voters handed Angela Merkel a disappointing victory on Sunday, forcing her into what will be one of her most delicate balancing acts since she took power 12 years ago.
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Sep 17, 10:01pm -
  • newMerkel's Coalition Wins, but Support Slips
    Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative alliance won the German election, but a steep drop in its support and an anti-immigrant party’s surge signaled political turbulence ahead for Europe’s largest economy.
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Sep 17, 9:52pm -
  • newSpain Moves to Block Catalan Vote but Secession Push Persists
    Spain’s efforts to stop Catalonia’s independence referendum by arresting separatist leaders and confiscating ballots may prevent millions of Catalans from formally voting on Oct. 1, but may not avert a crisis.
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Sep 17, 3:48pm -
  • newEven in Staid Germany, Protest Parties Poised to Gain Ground
    Germany’s seemingly predictable election campaign may well have a twist in its tail. If the last opinion polls before Sunday’s parliamentary elections are a guide, the crumbling of Europe’s old political order is affecting even the continent’…
    - 11 hours ago, 24 Sep 17, 2:10pm -
  • newThe Challenges to Germany's Economy---in 11 Charts
    After a strong recovery under Merkel, the economy is vulnerable to changes sweeping the world.
    - 12 hours ago, 24 Sep 17, 12:16pm -
  • newItaly's Antiestablishment Party Picks Moderate Nominee for Premier
    The antiestablishment 5 Star Movement on Saturday anointed 31-year old Luigi Di Maio, one of its most moderate leaders, as its candidate for premier in Italy’s national elections next year.
    - 17 hours ago, 24 Sep 17, 7:48am -
  • Spanish Police Arrest Suspect in Terror-Attacks Investigation
    Spanish police arrested a man for alleged collaboration with the terrorists that killed 16 people in Spain last month, the country’s interior ministry said, in a sign that the cell is larger than investigators had initially indicated.
    - 2 days ago, 23 Sep 17, 8:39am -
  • May Calls for Two-Year Brexit Transition, Pledges to Honor Budget Commitments
    British Prime Minister Theresa May said the U.K. would honor its financial commitments to the European Union’s current budget and seek to retain current terms of trade for two years after its planned exit in 2019.
    - 2 days ago, 23 Sep 17, 4:38am -
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