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Erdogan urges quick EU decision on membership bid

Added: 26.03.2017 9:25 | 0 views | 0 comments

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday it would be "easier" if the EU blocked Ankara's bid to join the bloc, suggesting he could even hold a referendum on the matter. It was the latest barb in the bitter dispute between Turkey and Europe after Germany and The Netherlands blocked Turkish ministers from campaigning among expats for a "yes" vote in next month's referendum on boosting Erdogan's powers. If a 'yes' comes out on April 16, they would not take us into the European Union?

[Editorial] UK science, post-Brexit

Added: 26.03.2017 8:26 | 0 views | 0 comments

Nine months since the British vote to exit the European Union (“Brexit”), the UK science community's initial dismay has given way to hard-boiled determination to limit the damage it will do to universities and research. On 29 March, Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to give formal notification of the UK's intention to withdraw under Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, the constitutional basis of the EU. This will set in motion a 2-year period of intense negotiation on the terms of the UK's divorce, and any future agreements with the EU—with research just one line item on a long list of issues to be resolved. Author: James Wilsdon

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Added: 26.03.2017 5:38 | 0 views | 0 comments

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Santos: Portugal have five finals left

Added: 25.03.2017 23:05 | 0 views | 0 comments

Portugal boss Fernando Santos has told his players to prepare for five more finals as they aim to seal top spot in World Cup qualifying Group B. The European champions dispatched Hungary 3-0 in convincing style on Saturday to close back to within three points of group leaders Switzerland, who had earlier edged past Latvia [...]

Stunning goal record not important to Ronaldo

Added: 25.03.2017 22:31 | 0 views | 0 comments

Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo says his side's place at the 2018 World Cup is much more important than his personal scoring record. The 32-year-old hit two fine goals in Saturday's 3-0 win over Hungary at Estadio da Luz, after Andre Silva had broken the deadlock for the European champions. Ronaldo's double took him to nine [...]

Thousands take to streets in anti-Brexit London march

Added: 25.03.2017 18:03 | 1 views | 0 comments

The anti-Brexit march coincides with the 60th anniversary of the European Union's founding agreement.


Tens of thousands in London protest Britain's EU departure

Added: 25.03.2017 16:47 | 0 views | 0 comments

They oppose plans for Britain to withdraw from the European Union


Happy birthday! European Union turns 60

Added: 25.03.2017 16:26 | 0 views | 0 comments

Leaders of the remaining 27 European Union states have gathered in Italy's capital to mark the 60th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Rome, which led to the bloc's formation.

EU @ 60: Brexit having 'opposite effect'

Added: 25.03.2017 13:11 | 0 views | 0 comments

As the European Union marks its 60th anniversary, Brexit hangs over the bloc like a black cloud on a stormy day.

Erdogan's tussle with Europe, The shame of the world, Regional support for Venezuela is vital, Scotland's place in the United Kingdom, US reengagement in the Middle East

Added: 25.03.2017 10:00 | 1 views | 0 comments

“It is a matter of grave concern that, according to a UN estimate, twenty million people are facing starvation in Yemen, South Sudan, Somalia and Nigeria...," states an editorial. "It is indeed disturbing to note that man-made disasters like war and famine continue to bleed nations while international politics fails to come to a consensus on how to reach a stasis in parts of the Middle East, Northeast Nigeria and vast swathes of Somalia.... We urge the international community to infuse immediate aid to these four war-torn and famine ravaged countries.... It is indeed appalling that in this era of globalisation and scientific breakthroughs, fellow human beings should die of hunger.... The shame is on us all.

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