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20.10.2014

Paris, Berlin secretly discuss French budget deal

Germany and France are secretly discussing a deal to enable the European Commission to approve Paris's draft 2015 budget even though it breaks past deficit-cutting commitments, German weekly Der Spiegel said yesterday (19...more »


20.10.2014

Germany blames pro-Russian separatists for Malaysia airliner’s downing

Germany's BND, the first European foreign intelligence agency to say so, has concluded that pro-Russian rebels are to blame for the downing of Malaysia Airline MH17 in Ukraine in July, Der Spiegel weekly reported yesterday (19...more »


20.10.2014

Credibility meets compromise in Europe's bank stress test

When Europe announced its latest health check of top banks early last year it promised a "comprehensive assessment" of how well prepared they were to withstand another financial crisis. In practice, a spirit of comprehensive...more »


20.10.2014

Sweden suspects Russian submarine got stranded in its waters

Sweden yesterday (19 October) released a grainy photo of a mysterious vessel in waters around Stockholm, as its military hunted for a foreign submarine in the country's biggest such mobilisation since the Cold War. The search in...more »


20.10.2014

Europe’s unity is the best response to future challenges

Despite all of the challenges Europe faced in the last ten years, the continent remains united and open, and is now stronger and better able to face globalisation, writes José Manuel Barroso. José Manuel Barroso is the...more »


20.10.2014

EP Budgets Committee Chair: 'EU debt goes against treaties'

As member states present their 2015 budgets to the European Commission for examination, serious questions are being raised over the alarming state of the EU budget. President of the European Parliamentary Committee on Budgets...more »


20.10.2014

Barroso: UK cannot get by without a little help from its friends

European Commission President José  Manuel Barroso will today (20 October) issue a plea to Britain not to isolate itself from Europe by picking fights over immigration, adding that EU membership boosts British international...more »


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