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Polish former deputy treasury minister arrested in Ciech probe

Polish former deputy treasury minister arrested in Ciech probe

Published 12/02/2018

WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland’s anti-corruption agency arrested six people, including a former deputy treasury minister, in an investigation into the previous government’s privatization of chemical [more…]

Polish team rescues French climber from Pakistan’s ‘Killer Mountain’

Polish team rescues French climber from Pakistan’s ‘Killer Mountain’

Published 29/01/2018

Russian climber Denis Urubko, French climber Elisabeth Revol, and Polish climber Adam Bielecki pose for a picture at the base of the Diamir Face of [more…]

Euro schism reopens in central Europe as EU pushes reform

Euro schism reopens in central Europe as EU pushes reform

Published 22/01/2018

A woman walks in front of a currency exchange shop in the town of Esztergom, Hungary November 11, 2017. Picture taken November 11, 2017. REUTERS/Laszlo [more…]

Facebook to open digital training hubs in Europe

Facebook to open digital training hubs in Europe

Published 21/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: Balloons are seen in front of a logo at Facebook's headquarters in London, Britain, December 4, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville/File PhotoBRUSSELS (Reuters) - Facebook [more…]

‘Upside down’ artist Baselitz celebrated in retrospective

‘Upside down’ artist Baselitz celebrated in retrospective

Published 19/01/2018

Director Sam Keller (L) of the Fondation Beyeler listens to German artist Georg Baselitz during a media preview of the exhibition 'Baselitz' in Riehen near [more…]

German minister backs culling of wild boars to fight swine fever: pape

German minister backs culling of wild boars to fight swine fever: pape

Published 12/01/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Agriculture Minister Christian Schmidt is backing an “intelligent reduction” of Germany’s growing wild boar population to prevent a further spread of [more…]

Los Angeles prosecutor drops artist’s sex accusation against Polanski

Los Angeles prosecutor drops artist’s sex accusation against Polanski

Published 09/01/2018

Film director Roman Polanski arrives at the Madeleine Church to attend a ceremony during a 'popular tribute' to late French singer and actor Johnny Hallyday [more…]

FANGtastic stocks top vintage year for global markets

FANGtastic stocks top vintage year for global markets

Published 22/12/2017

Czech crown banknotes are seen in this picture illustration taken in Prague January 18, 2013. REUTERS/David W CernyLONDON (Reuters) - A 40 percent surge in [more…]

Macron aiming for eurozone ‘convergence’ with Germany by March

Macron aiming for eurozone ‘convergence’ with Germany by March

Published 15/12/2017

French President Emmanuel Macron said on Friday he hoped to make progress with Germany on ideas to reform the euro zone by March, once Germany has a new coalition government in place, and agree a "roadmap" with all eurozone leaders by June next year. [more…]

Poland gives government key election role, opposition sounds alarm

Poland gives government key election role, opposition sounds alarm

Published 15/12/2017

Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki talks to media before the Visegrad Group meeting in Brussels, Belgium, December 14, 2017. REUTERS/Eric VidalWARSAW (Reuters) - Poland’s parliament [more…]