French PM says ban on 'bee-killer' pesticide will go ahead

Paris, Jun 26 French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe weighed in on a row between his environment and agriculture ministers today to rule that a pesticide found harmful to bees would be banned in...

Jun 27, 2017 1:31 AM | Newsscroll

French president pushes for further peace talks over Ukraine

Paris, Jun 26 Further peace talks over the Ukrainian crisis will be held in the coming days, French president Emmanuel Macron said today, following a meeting in Paris with his Ukrainian counterpart...

Jun 26, 2017 11:23 PM | Newsscroll

Cyprus signs deal for Europe's largest casino: minister

Nicosia, Jun 26 Cyprus signed a deal today with Macau's Melco International and America's Hard Rock for the construction and operation of the biggest casino of its kind in Europe, a minister...

Jun 26, 2017 10:13 PM | Newsscroll

EU to support Blue Growth through renewable energies

Brussels, (Belgium) 26 June 2017 : The European Union (EU) Council has exhorted member states to support Blue Growth through renewable energies. The EU adopted Blue Growth Strategy in...

Jun 25, 2017 10:16 PM | Newsscroll

EU nationals in UK to apply for special ID card

By Aditi KhannaLondon, Jun 26 Nearly 3 million EU nationals in the UK will have to apply for a special "settled status" identity card after Brexit to continue to enjoy the same rights they do as...

Jun 26, 2017 8:37 PM | Newsscroll

UK's last governor demands China honour its word to HK

London, Jun 26 The world is watching Hong Kong as a "test case" of whether Chinese promises mean anything, Britain's last governor said ahead of the 20th anniversary of his tearful departure from...

Jun 26, 2017 8:07 PM | Newsscroll

EU to slap Google with record fine this week: sources

Brussels, Jun 26 The EU's powerful anti-trust regulator will slap Google with a record fine as early as tomorrow in another European blow against a US tech giant, sources said.Led by hard-charging...

Jun 26, 2017 7:26 PM | Newsscroll

Macron says France will not recognise Crimea 'annexation'

Paris, Jun 26 President Emmanuel Macron said today France refuses to recognise Russia's "annexation" of the Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea.Speaking after talks with Ukrainian President Petro...

Jun 26, 2017 7:23 PM | Newsscroll

Global survey finds planned exports hitting 18-month high

New Delhi, Jun 26 Planned exports activity has hit an 18-month high globally, and India is among the countries expecting an increase in exports going forward, says a Grant Thornton report.Countries...

Jun 26, 2017 2:48 PM | Newsscroll

May ouster would be 'catastrophic' for Brexit talks: minister

London, Jun 25 Britain's minister in charge of Brexit talks warned today that any bid from within the Conservative Party to unseat Prime Minister Theresa May would be "catastrophic" for...

Jun 25, 2017 10:03 PM | Newsscroll