Europe


What next after British MPs refused to back latest Brexit deal?

2019-10-20 07:52

British MPs have again ruptured the Brexit process by withholding their support for Prime Minister Boris Johnson's new divorce deal with the European Union.

Hundreds arrested as European police net huge haul of synthetic drugs worth millions

2019-10-11 17:05

European police seized drugs worth 85m euros and arrested hundreds of suspects during a continent-wide sweep last month, Europol announced.

Over half of endemic trees risk extinction in Europe

2019-09-27 14:22

More than half of Europe's endemic tree species, including the horse-chestnut, risk extinction, conservationists warn, blaming invasive species, unsustainable logging and urban development for their decline.

What is Boris Johnson doing in Germany and France?

2019-08-22 15:20

There were cries of "Stop Brexit" from the crowd gathered in Berlin afternoon, as UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson met German Chancellor Angela Merkel and sat awkwardly as the band selected for the occasion struck up the two nations' anthems.

Europe's ties with Africa must change - Ghana president

2019-07-12 19:45

Africa must change its relationship with Europe if it wants to become self-reliant and exploit rich resources that could transform the continent, Ghana's president said.

Europe sizzles on sixth day of deadly heatwave

2019-06-29 19:24

Europe sweltered Saturday on the sixth day of a widespread, deadly heatwave that has fuelled record-breaking temperatures, huge blazes and pollution peaks.

Cataluyna MotoGP: Marquez stretches championship lead

2019-06-18 08:41

Spain's Marc Marquez, on a Honda, stretched his lead atop the standings after streaking to victory in Sunday's Catalan MotoGP.

Europe fights the 'Uberisation' of cocaine trade

2019-06-07 10:33

Purity is at its highest in years, as competition between dealers leads to innovations in cocaine trade, EU agency says.

Record numbers of pure cocaine seized in Europe - EU report

2019-06-06 11:47

European authorities are seizing record numbers of increasing pure cocaine, the EU's drugs agency said in a report, pointing also to a growing use of synthetic drugs and dealing via smartphones.

Europe's voters elect new parliament as nationalism mounts

2019-05-26 10:16

European parliament elections reach their climax on Sunday as last 21 nations go to the polls amid battle over EU unity.

 

Rise in trafficking of Ivorian women, girls to Europe

2019-10-18 17:47

An increasing number of women and girls from Ivory Coast are being trafficked to Northern Africa and Europe, the International Organization for Migration warns.

WATCH: US wins backing for tariffs on Europe

2019-10-03 21:31

The United States won approval on Wednesday to slap import tariffs on $7.5bn worth of European goods over illegal EU subsidies handed to Airbus, threatening to trigger a tit-for-tat transatlantic trade war as the global economy falters.

SEE: Need a car to protect your family? Here are some of the safest budget cars in SA

2019-08-26 15:00

In the market for a new family car? Want a safe vehicle for your child? We take a look at some of the safest budget cars in South Africa.

The Iron Curtain: 5 things to know

2019-08-17 10:03

The Iron Curtain was at first an ideological and then a physical separation of communist Eastern Europe from the West from the 1940s after World War II.

VW has sold over 250 000 commercial vehicles in 2019 so far

2019-07-12 09:15

Volkswagen commercial vehicles has delivered 259 400 Transporter, Caddy, Amarok and Crafter models to customers all over the world from January until June this year with the Africa region seeing an increase of over 40% in sales.

Health warnings and speed limits as Europe bakes in heatwave

2019-06-25 22:31

As Europe sizzled Tuesday at the start of a heatwave tipped to break records, drivers on Germany's famously speedy motorways were ordered to slow down and fans at the women's World Cup were showered in health warnings.

Renault and French govt trade blame over failed Fiat deal

2019-06-13 16:57

French officials rejected any blame for the abandoned tie-up of Renault and the US-Italian automaker Fiat Chrysler.

Fiat and Renault merger collapses - Here are 5 major car deals

2019-06-06 12:19

Italian-US automakers Fiat Chrysler has abruptly shelved its proposed partnership with Renault of France, thwarting the latest attempt to reshape Europe's auto sector.

Five key takeaways from the EU elections

2019-05-27 12:52

The EU elections have been marked by successes for the far right, a surge by the Greens and setbacks for traditional parties across the continent.

All you need to know about the European Parliament elections

2019-05-23 19:36

The European Parliament vote is often considered mundane but with Brexit and rising populism, this year could surprise.

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