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London is a 'laundromat' for Russia's dirty money, UK report warns
  • Tue, 22 May 2018 10:35

London is being used as a "base for the corrupt assets" of individuals linked to Russian President Vladimir Putin and the Kremlin, the U.K.&...

Turkey coup trial: Court to jail 104 ex-military for life
  • Tue, 22 May 2018 09:38

The president had said he backed reintroducing the death penalty for plotters of the 2016 coup. BBC News - Europe

US likely to slap tough oil sanctions on Venezuela — and that's a 'game changer' for Maduro
  • Tue, 22 May 2018 07:37

The U.S. is almost certainly preparing to impose targeted crude sanctions against Venezuela, analysts told CNBC Monday. Europe News

U.K. Court Dismisses Charges Against Barclays Over Qatari Capital Raise
  • Tue, 22 May 2018 05:51

Barclays said a British court dismissed charges brought against the bank over its emergency fundraising from Middle Eastern investors during the fina...

Unai Emery set to be appointed new Arsenal manager replacing Arsene Wenger
  • Tue, 22 May 2018 04:45

Arsenal are set to appoint former PSG and Sevilla boss Unai Emery as their new manager to replace Arsene Wenger. BBC News - Europe

Zuckerberg's meeting with EU officials will now be livestreamed following criticism
  • Tue, 22 May 2018 03:41

Facebook said it looked forward to the meeting and was happy for it to be live-streamed. Europe News

Young Georgians fight for their right to party
  • Tue, 22 May 2018 02:37

Keep your billy clubs out of our night clubsBACHO CHALADZE, a DJ, had just settled into his set at Cafe Gallery, a nightclub in Tbilisi, when a group ...

Italy won't look to exit the euro now ... but there's a chance that could change
  • Tue, 22 May 2018 01:49

An incoming populist government in Italy may no longer be looking to ditch the euro currency, but this risk cannot be totally ruled out, one analyst t...

Italy populist government pact: Candidate for prime minister named
  • Tue, 22 May 2018 00:51

Law professor Giuseppe Conte is the choice of the Five Star Movement and League to lead coalition. BBC News - Europe

British court dismisses charges against Barclays over 2008 Qatar deal
  • Mon, 21 May 2018 23:49

The charges were brought by the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) against Barclays over its 2008 capital raising. Europe News

French Muslim student Maryam Pougetoux hits back over headscarf claims
  • Mon, 21 May 2018 21:31

A French student union leader was accused by ministers of using her headscarf for political gain. BBC News - Europe

Greece Steps Closer to Completing Bailout Review
  • Mon, 21 May 2018 19:33

Greece and its international creditors have reached an initial agreement on the reforms Athens must adopt thus paving the way for the completion of th...

The EU’s support for the Iran deal is ‘not sufficient,’ Tehran says
  • Mon, 21 May 2018 17:33

European leaders have been scrambling to save the Iranian nuclear deal after the Donald Trump administration announced its withdrawal on May 8. Euro...

Europe higher as trade war concerns ease; Italy sinks 1.8%; Ryanair down 1.3%
  • Mon, 21 May 2018 15:34

French and U.K. stocks started the week on a higher note with investors digesting weekend developments in U.S.-China trade talks. Europe News

Iran Uses Nuclear Pact to Bargain With EU Over U.S. Sanctions
  • Mon, 21 May 2018 14:48

Iran promised to uphold the pact curbing its nuclear activities if the EU can offset renewed U.S. sanctions, senior officials said, advocating an appr...

Four seasons under one roof in Milan
  • Mon, 21 May 2018 13:33

Four seasons park explores need for greener cities and looks at how climate change affects urban spaces. BBC News - Europe

Kiev Liverpool fan opens home ahead of Champions League final
  • Mon, 21 May 2018 11:36

Yuriy is one of the local fans embarrassed about hotel prices in the city ahead of the Champions League final. BBC News - Europe

Death of Hitler: How the world found out from the BBC
  • Mon, 21 May 2018 10:34

Karl Lehmann was working for BBC Monitoring when he heard German radio announcing the Nazi leader's death. BBC News - Europe

Pepe's story: How I survived Spanish flu
  • Mon, 21 May 2018 09:34

José Ameal is believed to be the oldest Spanish survivor of the pandemic which followed World War I. BBC News - Europe

Iceland PM on equal pay: It doesn't just happen by sitting and waiting
  • Mon, 21 May 2018 06:45

Iceland is the first country to force firms to prove they pay all employees the same. BBC News - Europe

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