Europe

Cracking the covert app that exposed Europe's drug gangs

More than a year and a half later, detectives on both sides of the border agree that the Sky ECC probe marked a turning point in the war against drug gangs.

published on : 2nd December 2022

Eurozone inflation falls for first time in 17 months

Boosted by soaring energy and food bills triggered by Russia's war in Ukraine, the rate of price increases had hit a new historic record every month since November 21.

published on : 30th November 2022

NATO seeks to ease war impact on Bosnia, Georgia, Moldova

While the cause of the problems facing Bosnia, Georgia, and Moldova is clear, their needs and the way that NATO might be able to help them are not.

published on : 30th November 2022

Germany turns to Qatar, strikes major gas deal amid energy crisis

Russia's invasion of Ukraine in February increased pressure on the German government to find new sources. And the latest deal will not help the country get through the looming winter.

published on : 29th November 2022

Sober or bright? Europe faces holidays during energy crunch

Fewer lights are sparkling from the centrepiece tree at the famed Strasbourg Christmas market, which attracts 2 mn people, as the French city seeks to reduce public energy consumption by 10% this year

published on : 26th November 2022

EU frets over Twitter job losses as hate speech grows

"When we discuss hate speech, I am sure we need human resources," he added after a meeting with unidentified representatives from Twitter.

published on : 25th November 2022

European Union nations work on rift over gas price cap as cold sets in

Natural gas and electricity prices have soared as Moscow has slashed gas supplies to Europe used for heating, electricity and industrial processes.

published on : 24th November 2022

Air pollution killed 238,000 Europeans prematurely in 2020: EEA

The Covid-19 pandemic led to the deaths of some people already living with diseases related to air pollution.

published on : 24th November 2022

EU justice commissioner to warn Twitter, Facebook to stick to rules

Under EU data protection rules and a new DSA, firms serving European web users must meet strict standards regarding dangerous content, privacy protection and the transparency of their algorithms.

published on : 24th November 2022

Ahead of G20, India placed at best among G20 countries on Climate Change Performances

After global assessments, India ranks now amongst the top 5 countries in the world and the best among the G20 countries at 8th position.

published on : 23rd November 2022

James Webb's telescope reveals blazing hourglass around forming star

The protostar, which is just 100,000 years old and at the earliest stage of star formation, is not yet able to generate its own energy.

published on : 17th November 2022

Wipro to set up European Works Council for employees 

The creation of an EWC follows a request by employees under an EU directive establishing the opportunity in companies with more than 1,000 employees across multiple European locations.

published on : 16th November 2022

Taylor Swift wins big in Germany at the MTV EMAs; Nicki Minaj, Harry Styles bag awards

Muse, who won best rock act at the 2022 MTV Europe Music Awards, dedicated their award to the people of Ukraine and the women of Iran.

published on : 14th November 2022

Europe meet cautions against digital information manipulation in India

While digital India plans to bring more Indian citizens online, first-time internet users are easy to fall prey to political scams and clever lies.

published on : 10th November 2022

Europe temperature rise more than twice global average: UN

The European region has on average seen temperatures rise 0.5 degrees Celsius each decade since 1991, the UN and EU’s climate body found in a joint report.

published on : 2nd November 2022

EU digital chief warns Musk Twitter must abide by 'rules'

The 27-nation bloc is imposing landmark legislation aimed at reining in the power of US tech giants and forcing them to closely screen illegal or harmful online content.

published on : 28th October 2022

Italy's Meloni backs Ukraine in NATO chief call

Italy's new Prime Minister reiterated her support for Ukraine against Russian aggression and concurred with strengthening NATO to defend the security and values of 'Western Identity.' 

published on : 27th October 2022

European Central Bank makes another large interest rate hike

The ECB has now raised rates for the 19-country euro area by a full 2 percentage points in just three months, underlining its determination to stamp out the record inflation.

published on : 27th October 2022

Europe's energy crisis raises firewood prices, theft fears

Russia's slashing of natural gas flow has forced people to seek cheaper heating sources ahead of winter. Firewood prices have skyrocketed across Europe, leading to shortages and thefts.

published on : 27th October 2022

Battle of the Alps? Water woes loom amid climate change

Policymakers from 8 European nations are meeting in Switzerland to prevent a dispute over water resources in the Alps. The demand for Alpine water has increased due to accelerating glacier melt.

published on : 27th October 2022
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