Politics

Britain seals deal to regulate scandal-hungry press

Britain seals deal to regulate scandal-hungry press

Published 18/03/2013

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's main political parties agreed on Monday to create a new system to regulate the news media, hoping to end an era [more…]

Equality for everyone! France is ready to break a lance

Equality for everyone! France is ready to break a lance

Published 18/03/2013

«Yes» for homosexual marriages! Members of the French Senate have approved a law that gives a green light for legalization of same-sex marriages in France. [more…]

Britain to compensate military personnel hit by Cyprus bank levy

Britain to compensate military personnel hit by Cyprus bank levy

Published 17/03/2013

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will compensate its military personnel based in Cyprus hit by a bank levy imposed on Cypriot accounts as part of a [more…]

Bank of Spain says it sees no sign of deposit flight

Bank of Spain says it sees no sign of deposit flight

Published 16/03/2013

MADRID (Reuters) - The Bank of Spain said on Saturday there were no signs of capital flight from Spain as a result of developments in [more…]

EU wants to include financial services in U.S. trade talks

EU wants to include financial services in U.S. trade talks

Published 16/03/2013

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union's top trade official said on Saturday he wants financial services to be included in negotiations on an ambitious EU-U.S. [more…]

German finance minister asks Bundestag to agree Cyprus deal

German finance minister asks Bundestag to agree Cyprus deal

Published 16/03/2013

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's finance minister said on Saturday he would ask parliament to agree the outline of a euro zone bailout for Cyprus as [more…]

EU’s Ashton urges caution on lifting arms ban for Syria rebels

EU’s Ashton urges caution on lifting arms ban for Syria rebels

Published 16/03/2013

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union's foreign policy chief urged caution on Saturday about a Franco-British drive to lift an EU arms embargo to help [more…]

Combat soldiers more likely to commit violent crimes: study

Combat soldiers more likely to commit violent crimes: study

Published 15/03/2013

LONDON (Reuters) - British soldiers who have served in Iraq and Afghanistan - particularly young men and those who have seen active combat - are [more…]

France to raise Syrian arms embargo at EU summit

France to raise Syrian arms embargo at EU summit

Published 14/03/2013

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - France will raise the issue of lifting a European Union embargo on supplying weapons to rebels fighting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad at [more…]

Kosovo says close to deal with Serbia to improve ties

Kosovo says close to deal with Serbia to improve ties

Published 14/03/2013

PRISTINA (Reuters) - Kosovo said on Thursday it was close to reaching an accord with Serbia to improve relations, with the European Union's foreign policy [more…]