Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «european»

October 21, 2017 7:54 PM Far-right scores surprise success in Czech election

PRAGUE (Reuters) - A far-right party whose leader wants to quit the EU and urged Czechs to walk pigs near mosques and stop eating kebabs, performed surprisingly well in an election, potentially giving it a chance to influence how the next government is formed. The Freedom and Direct Democracy (SPD) party rode a wave of far-right sentiment in Europe in an election 5

October 20, 2017 5:35 PM Juncker is WRONG! EU chief slammed by ex-Downing Street spokesman over Brexit 'deadlock'

JEAN-CLAUDE JUNCKER was criticised by a former Downing Street spokesman for saying the Brexit talks were in a “deadlock” four times. Jonathan Haslam, the ex-Downing Street communications director under John Major, said deadlocks could be “unlocked” and that UK negotiators had made progress. Speaking on Sky News, Remainer Mr Haslam also hit out at European 14

October 20, 2017 2:42 PM Sam Smith announces 24-date European tour for 2018

Sam Smith is to embark on a 24-stop European tour next year following the release of his second album. The Too Good At Goodbyes singer will visit Sheffield, Newcastle, Glasgow, Manchester and Birmingham before two performances at London’s O2 Arena in March and April 2018. The announcement comes two weeks before Smith releases his second album, The Thrill 7

October 20, 2017 12:10 PM 'Britons didn't know what Brexit meant!' Jean-Claude Juncker MOCKS 17.4million UK voters

JEAN-CLAUDE JUNCKER took a swipe at the UK insisting nobody explained what Brexit meant to Brits before they voted to leave the bloc. Speaking at the European Council summit in Brussels, the President of the European Commission took a dig at Britain. Mr Juncker claimed that “no one explained to British voters what Brexit meant” as he answered questions 5

October 20, 2017 6:04 AM 'Don't interrupt me!' John Redwood shreds Campbell for 'falsifying' Brexit in heated clash

ALASTAIR CAMPBELL was shredded live on air as a Tory MP told him he was spending all his time trying to “re-run Project Fear” in rejection of the Brexit referendum. Brexiteer John Redwood accused Tony Blair’s former spokesman of “once being a spin doctor, always being a spin doctor” and said he was spreading “falsities” about the UK leaving the European 18

October 20, 2017 12:14 AM Everton bans fan who aimed punch at Lyon goalkeeper

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) - Everton has banned a supporter who appeared to aim a punch at a Lyon player in a Europa League game. The unnamed fan, who was holding a child with one arm, targeted goalkeeper Anthony Lopes during a second-half melee that was instigated by Everton defender Ashley Williams' barge on Lopes on Thursday. Everton, in blue, and Lyon players 4

October 19, 2017 10:55 PM EU leaders want to "responsibly" cut Turkey pre-accession aid

BRUSSELS, Oct 20 (Reuters) - The human rights situation in Turkey is unacceptable, German Chancellor Angela Merkel told reporters on Thursday, adding European Union leaders had asked their executive arm to look at cutting pre-accession aid to Ankara in a "responsible way". Merkel urged her fellow leaders on Thursday to cut European Union funds to Turkey 3

October 19, 2017 10:30 PM ATP World Tour European Open Results

Stefanos Tsitsipas, Greece, def. Ivo Karlovic, Croatia, 7-6 (4), 5-6 retired. Diego Schwartzman (4), Argentina, def. Ernesto Escobedo, United States, 6-3, 7-6 (5). Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (2), France, def. Kenny de Schepper, France, 6-4, 6-3. David Goffin (1), Belgium, def. Frances Tiafoe, United States, 7-6 (1), 6-2. Scott Lipsky, United States, and Divij 4

October 19, 2017 3:55 PM Nobody Really Knows If UK Could Go Back On Brexit, Experts Say

Nobody really knows if the UK could go back on Brexit even if it wanted to, experts say. A panel of Europe specialists addressed the House of Lords Brexit committee this week and were quizzed on whether Article 50 could be revoked. Catherine Barnard, professor of European Union and employment law at Cambridge University, said there had been disagreement 7

October 19, 2017 1:08 PM ‘Brexit not on the agenda!’ Tajani hits out at Theresa May: ‘You know our position!"

EUROPEAN Parliament President Antonio Tajani has declared Brexit is not on the agenda at the European Union summit in Brussels. Mr Tajani sparked outrage in London earlier this week when he insisted the UK must pay Brussels an additional £20billion before trade talks can get under way - and then dismissed the sum as “peanuts”. He told BBC Newsnight 20