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European Union Accused Of 'Double Standard' For Discriminating Ukrainian And African Refugees

European Union Accused Of 'Double Standard' For Discriminating Ukrainian And African Refugees

Francesco Rocca, president of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies said that the 27-member European Union still has different approaches to migration at its eastern border from Ukraine and its southern border on the...

17 May 2022
Europeans Weigh Costs Of Cutting Russian Energy Over Ukraine

Europeans Weigh Costs Of Cutting Russian Energy Over Ukraine

Governments are trying to replace energy supplies from Russia, mindful that their regular payments are funding a war that has seen thousands of civilian deaths...

05 May 2022

EU Leader Calls For Russian Oil Ban In New Set Of Sanctions

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen also proposed that Sberbank, Russia's largest bank, and two other major banks be disconnected from the SWIFT...

PM Modi Arrives In Denmark After Concluding 'Productive' Germany Visit

PM Modi Arrives In Denmark After Concluding 'Productive' Germany Visit

Modi will meet PM Mette Frederiksen and participate in India-Nordic Summit with PMs of Denmark, Iceland, Finland, Sweden, and Norway.

03 May 2022

Ukraine On The Table During Prime Minister Modi’s Trip To Europe, But Focus Is Firmly Economic

Europe has realised that pressure will not work with India, and is unlikely to push Prime Minister Modi on Russia. India would like the focus to be on...

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01 May 2022
PM Modi Says European Nations Vital In India’s Quest For Peace And Prosperity

PM Modi Says European Nations Vital In India’s Quest For Peace And Prosperity

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, ahead of his Europe visit said he intends to strengthen the spirit of cooperation with India’s European partners.


27 April 2022
How Elon Musk's 'Absolutist' Free Speech Approach Could Collide With Europe's Tech Rules

How Elon Musk's 'Absolutist' Free Speech Approach Could Collide With Europe's Tech Rules

A new EU law will require big tech companies like Twitter, Google and Meta to police their platforms more strictly or face billions in fines.


27 April 2022
Musk's Twitter Ambitions To Collide With Europe's Tech Rules

Musk's Twitter Ambitions To Collide With Europe's Tech Rules

Musk will soon be confronted with Europe's Digital Services Act, which will require big tech companies like Twitter, Google and Facebook parent Meta to police...


27 April 2022
The 7 Best Hidden Destinations In Europe To Travel To In 2022

The 7 Best Hidden Destinations In Europe To Travel To In 2022

Europe as you have never seen it before. Here are new ways to take on the continent


27 April 2022
Insurtech Funding In India More Than Doubled in 2020-2021: BCG-IIA Report

Insurtech Funding In India More Than Doubled in 2020-2021: BCG-IIA Report

The insurtech concept represents the commitment to innovation and development of new products and services within the insurance sector. It is seeing robust...


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21 April 2022
EXPLAINER: What's The Impact If Europe Cuts Off Russian Oil?

EXPLAINER: What's The Impact If Europe Cuts Off Russian Oil?

The EU sends $450 million a day to Russia for oil and $400 million per day for natural gas, according to calculations by analysts at the Bruegel think tank in...


21 April 2022
Emmanuel Macron Targets His Opponent Marine Le Pen For Russia Leaning, Muslim Headscarf Ban Pledge

Emmanuel Macron Targets His Opponent Marine Le Pen For Russia Leaning, Muslim Headscarf Ban Pledge

French President Emmanuel Macron argued that his rival Marine Le Pen is unsuitable to lead the nuclear-armed and ethnically diverse European power and deal...


20 April 2022
‘Globalization Will Slow Down, Won't Come To An End’

‘Globalization Will Slow Down, Won't Come To An End’

In an interview with Outlook Business, Edward Ashbee, Professor of International Economics, Government and Business, Copenhagen Business School, explains the...


19 April 2022
Ryan Campbell, Netherlands Coach, In Coma After Suffering Heart Attack

Ryan Campbell, Netherlands Coach, In Coma After Suffering Heart Attack

Former Australian wicketkeeper Ryan Campbell felt chest pains and difficulty in breathing while he was out with his family on Saturday.


12 April 2022
Travel Bucketlist: The World’s Oldest Bookstore

Travel Bucketlist: The World’s Oldest Bookstore

Livraria Bertrand in Portugal’s capital city Lisbon is the world’s oldest bookstore in operation according to the Guinness World Records


11 April 2022
5 Reasons Why Serbia Should Be Your Next Vacay Destination

5 Reasons Why Serbia Should Be Your Next Vacay Destination

Discover how Serbia's capital Belgrade has thrown off the shadows of its tumultuous past to metamorphose into a vibrant travel, art and culture hub


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10 April 2022
France Presidential Election: Emmanuel Macron Faces Challenge From Far-Right

France Presidential Election: Emmanuel Macron Faces Challenge From Far-Right

For months, a victory appeared assured for Macron but that changed in the last phase of the campaign amid rising food and energy prices.


09 April 2022
Leading Travel Company JOL Brings The EXIT Music Festival Serbia Route In July

Leading Travel Company JOL Brings The EXIT Music Festival Serbia Route In July

Sign up for five days of relentless fun, music, food, and immersive adventure with the Exit Festival in Serbia


09 April 2022
Postcards From The Past: Crans Montana – Kalimpong And The Swiss Connect

Postcards From The Past: Crans Montana – Kalimpong And The Swiss Connect

In a small alpine village in Switzerland an unexpected narrative unfolds at the cocktail hour followed by a glittering dinner party for the Who’s Who of the...


05 April 2022
France Pushing For Energy Sanctions Against Russia

France Pushing For Energy Sanctions Against Russia

Europe's dependence on Russian oil, gas and coal means finding unanimity on energy measures is a tall order, but the reports of the killings outside Kyiv have...


27 March 2022
Ukraine War Hits Europe's Climate Goals As It Seek Alternative To Russian Energy Supplies

Ukraine War Hits Europe's Climate Goals As It Seek Alternative To Russian Energy Supplies

In the near-term, ending energy ties with Russia puts the focus on securing alternative sources of fossil fuels. But longer term, the geopolitical and price...


21 March 2022
Russia Must Be Held Accountable: Australian PM Scott Morrison On Ukraine War

Russia Must Be Held Accountable: Australian PM Scott Morrison On Ukraine War

Australian PM Scott Morrison also referred to a recent meeting of the leaders of the QUAD grouping on the Ukraine crisis.


20 March 2022
QUAD Is ‘Dangerous’, Akin To NATO’s Eastward Expansion In Europe: China

QUAD Is ‘Dangerous’, Akin To NATO’s Eastward Expansion In Europe: China

As the US’ Indo-Pacific strategy gained traction, China has stepped up its attacks especially on the formation of Quad comprising the US, India, Japan,...


16 March 2022
Sustainable Travel: 10 Car-Free Cities For Your Travel Bucketlist

Sustainable Travel: 10 Car-Free Cities For Your Travel Bucketlist

Tired of vehicular noise and pollution? This year, why not try visiting a city without cars, where people travel by boats or gondolas. Or cities where cars are...


16 March 2022
UK PM Boris Johnson On A Mission To Urge Nations To Wean Off Russian Oil, Gas

UK PM Boris Johnson On A Mission To Urge Nations To Wean Off Russian Oil, Gas

According to the Downing Street's statement, UK PM Boris Johnson is scheduled to meet with leaders in Abu Dhabi and Riyadh for talks on energy, regional...


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