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Clashes over Europe's promotion of tolerance
EUROPE stands accused of many failings in recent months, including weakness, internal division and naivety. But to hardline Georgian churchmen, the continent's greatest sin is depravity. Europe's promotion of tolerance for homosexuality, they say …
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Ukraine votes in presidential polls
European election monitors largely pulled out of Donetsk region for their own safety, citing a campaign of "terror" by pro-Russian separatists against Ukrainian electoral officials. Polls make a billionaire confectionery magnate known as the "chocolate …
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EU SET FOR ELECTION 'SUPER SUNDAY'
BRUSSELS — European elections reach their culmination on "Super Sunday" when the remaining 20 of the EU's 28 countries go to the polls, with the vote expected to confirm the dominance of pro-European centrists despite a rise in support for the far …
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Putin Urges Europe to Do More to Help Ukraine, End Gas Dispute
President Vladimir Putin urged European Union leaders on Thursday to do more to help Ukraine through its economic crisis and said Moscow was ready for consultations with Europe over Kiev's gas debts. "The Russian Federation is still open to continue …
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Europe's centre-right leads by a sliver before EU election: poll
There are 751 seats in the parliament, around 70 percent of which are expected to go to Europe's four mainstream groups – the center-right, center-left, Liberals and Greens. Around a quarter of seats look likely to be won by anti-EU or protest parties …
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Emerging Europe turns EM star in Q1
Economic growth in emerging Europe surged in the first quarter as Germany's dynamism drove manufacturing output and fears of that the Ukraine crisis would exert a damping did not materialise, data announced on Thursday showed. “In spite of fears of …
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Europe's youth ready to make their voices heard!
More than 5,000 young European came together last weekend in Strasbourg to discuss participation in the next EU elections, and issues important to youth, such as unemployment, education and the future of Europe. An event that top EU officials declined …
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What Europe thinks of Muslims, Jews and Roma
Ahead of the upcoming European Union parliamentary elections, the Pew Research Center released its latest survey data for France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Poland, Spain and the United Kingdom. There are a number of interesting points in the report, but …
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For Some in Europe, High Lending Rates Hamper Recovery
“Without investment there is no employment growth, and unemployment is the biggest scourge in our country and in Europe.” For businesses in the 18 countries of the euro zone, sharing a currency is not the same thing as having a common cost of money.
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Storm Targets Eastern Europe; Largely Dry and Mild in Western Europe
Two main weather events will dominate Europe through Saturday. The first is a slow-moving storm system that will bring locally heavy rainfall and the threat of flooding to eastern Europe. The storm moved across central Europe on Tuesday, causing …
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Populist gains to complicate Europe's free trade ambitions
BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Growing support for far-right parties has dominated the run-up to next week's European Parliament elections but a lesser noticed theme is lurking: that protest parties on both right and left will try to scupper EU free trade talks.
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British View of Europe Faces a Test
LONDON — Nigel Farage, the leader of the United Kingdom Independence Party, recently unveiled a campaign poster he hopes will help his anti-European message win the European elections later this month: An outsize index finger points at onlookers …
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Sanctions Meant to Hurt Russia Take Bite in Europe
Sanctions against Russia are taking a toll in Europe as well, figures showed Wednesday, as a top U.S. official negotiated potential new economic punishment for the Kremlin's incursion into Ukraine. Treasury Undersecretary David Cohen, in Paris as part …
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Europe – Dream and Reality
After overcoming the economic crisis, several questions remain regarding the current and future state of Europe. Where is Europe headed, how sustainable is the European dream in a global world? What advantages does the European understanding of the …
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