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No reason to drag out Brexit, says Kurz

April 3, 2019 admin 0

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has said that there is no reason at present to grant the UK an extension for its Brexit negotiations despite indications that one may be sought. Speaking after cabinet in light […]

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Industrial poisons threat to seagulls in Finland

April 3, 2019 admin 0

Industrial poisons and less open dumps of garbage have been deemed the reasons behind the reduction of flocks of seagulls in Finland. Since the prohibition of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCB) in industries in Finland in 1990, […]

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French Brexit strike causes frontier headaches

April 3, 2019 admin 0

French customs officers, who had been staging a work-to-rule strike over Brexit since March, were expected to end their industrial action on Wednesday, suggesting a return to normal traffic of Eurostar trains, the operator said […]

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New era marked after Zaev – Tsipras meeting

April 3, 2019 admin 0

North Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev and his visiting Greek counterpart, Alexis Tsipras, have agreed to leave behind hate and division and build bridges of cooperation and understanding between the two countries. Zaev said that […]

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Ireland’s unemployment rate drops to 11-year low

April 3, 2019 admin 0

Ireland’s unemployment rate dropped to an 11-year low of 5.4 percent in March, according to new official statistics . The seasonally adjusted figures released by the country’s national statistics bureau CSO showed that the March […]

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British food prices rise as Brexit looms

April 3, 2019 admin 0

British food inflation soared in March to 2.5 percent, hitting the highest since November 2013, according to figures released Wednesday by British Retail Consortium (BRC). Data showed that fresh food inflation accelerated to 1.9 percent […]