"Since we have a banking union, there needs to be a European solution."
European Economic Commissioner
"Viktor Orbán is not the only populist politician on the continent with burning ambitions and politics that belong in a dark and distant past."
Gauri van Gulik
Europe Director, Amnesty International
""Alone we wouldn't be as successful as we are with the 22 countries together""
Ersilia Vaudo Scarpetta
Chief Diversity Officer, European Space Agency
"It’s mainly due to drinking of water from contaminated, shallow sources. We’ve intensified chlorine spraying in the localised infection centres."
"The external public debt stock increased by Sh42.5 billion ($4,253.0 million) from Sh185 billion ($18,504.5 million) on December 2016 to Sh227 billion ($22,757.4 million) by end of December last year."
"To try to demand from the government in Belgrade to make a choice: whether you are with Russia or you with the West well, it is to step on the same rake as in the Ukrainian crisis"
Russian foreign minister
"The people who made the film were very specific about the references they used in relationship to Africa. They are pulling from the best fashion and art."
"In principle - the requirement of choice, either you are with Russia or you are with the West, this is the Middle Ages."
Russian Foreign Minister
New attempts are being made to kick-start Greek bailout talks that have been delayed for months
The EU has unveiled its plans for negotiating the big Brexit, after the UK formally filed for a divorce.
Europe has given a collective sigh of relief to news that the UK will finally trigger Article 50 next week, beginning divorce proceedings from the European…
It’s hard not to feel sympathy for Juncker. Still, his report is disappointing. It sidesteps the central challenge that the EU must confront and overcome.
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This is the State of the Union, the weekly roundup of the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
The European Union unveiled this week what will become the new headquarters for the Council of the EU and the European Council
Ukraine is ready for visa-free travel – so says the European Council’s Donald Tusk.
A look at the clues so far as to future negotiations, as the British government adopts a hardline stance on immigration while the EU digs in on free movement - with Donald Tusk saying that far from be
The UK is to give up its scheduled six-month presidency of the European Council as it prepares to leave the bloc.
Croatia’s prime minister has called on the EU to do more to help governments struggling with the influx of refugees and migrants. Croatia is one of
With the sound of eurosceptics banging on the door of 10 Downing Street getting louder and louder, David Cameron’s decision to deal with Britain’s
A top European Commission official has said that EU countries need to keep the promises they’ve made to help refugees and migrants. Governments
It was passed off as joking when European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker said “hello dictator” to Viktor Orban last month, but a new Council of
EU officials said on Friday that Greece must unveil a list of reforms before getting any more bailout cash. The country’s international creditors
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The last EU summit of 2014 has wrapped up in Brussels. A major investment plan topped the table during discussions. euronews’ show ‘Europe Weekly’
Media freedoms are at risk in Hungary. Thats the message coming from the Council of Europe after the publication of a new report raising significant
The EU’s political centre of gravity has shifted eastwards with the appointment of Donald Tusk as the president of the European Council.
Former Polish prime minister Donald Tusk took over the presidency of the European Council on Monday, succeeding Belgium’s Herman Van Rompuy.
As Donald Tusk becomes the new EU Council president, how much power does the former Polish prime minister really have, or do the leading heads of
The European Commission building in Brussels was among possible terrorist targets for jihadist fighters returning from Syria, according to reports