Tag: EU countries

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  • Trump’s Caps Lock

    Trump’s Caps Lock

    In parallel with the attempted mending of fences with North Korea and Russia, Donald Trump’s belligerent tweet against Iran and its nuclear programme is bound to make the waters murkier. The country, the US President has warned, will have to “pay a price few countries have ever paid before”. We do not know whether he …

    July 27, 2018
  • Merkel survives

    Merkel survives

    The irony is unmistakable. Angela Merkel, who had welcomed hundreds of thousands of migrants into Germany, has staved off a crisis in governance by deferring to the demands of neighbouring Austria and also of course from within her coalition. The Chancellor was faced with the dichotomy of humanitarian intervention ~ alone in Europe ~ and …

    July 6, 2018
  • Brexit and the English breakfast

    Brexit and the English breakfast

    The typical full English breakfast might include sausages, bacon, eggs, mushrooms, tomato, baked beans, hash browns and toast. Here’s how Brexit could affect the UK’s most important meal of the day. Eggs: Let’s start with the good news. The British egg industry can produce enough for the country to be entirely self-sufficient in eggs. In …

    June 3, 2018
  • EU asks India to extend trade pact by 6 months

    EU asks India to extend trade pact by 6 months

    The European Union on Monday pressed India to extend by six months its bilateral investment pacts with several EU-member countries which are expiring soon, saying absence of the treaties could adversely impact trade ties and FTA talks. A high-level European Parliament delegation, here to gauge India's views about the Trump administration and discuss various key …

    February 20, 2017