Saturday, November 1, 2014
The new European Commission formally takes office Saturday under Jean-Claude Juncker, whose skills at getting things done in the labyrinthine corridors of power in Brussels face their biggest challenge yet.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said Thursday that Greece is not ready to rely solely on commercial markets for financing, after Prime Minister Antonis Samaras said the country might exit its bailout early.
Thursday, October 30, 2014
The only existing self-portrait by Italian master Leonardo da Vinci is to make a rare appearance in a new exhibition in Turin in northern Italy, organizers said Tuesday.
A British man who spurns clothes has lost a legal bid to have public nudity declared a human right.
Ukraine and Russia were set on Wednesday to resume crunch EU-mediated gas talks aimed at ending a months-long supply cut that threatens to hit swathes of Europe this winter.
Deutsche Bank lost 92 million euros (US$116 million) in the third quarter as the bank faced ongoing financial burdens from lawsuits, new regulations and its effort to shed risky past investments.
The three Baltic states on Tuesday signed a joint venture for Rail Baltica, a long-discussed European-standard gauge railway that aims to connect the region to the rest of Europe by 2025.
Air France on Wednesday said its third quarter results had taken a bashing due to a record pilots' strike, with turnover falling by 416 million euros (US$530 million).
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Tunisia's well-organized Islamists have been defeated in parliamentary elections, paying the price for the turbulent years they ruled after the Arab Spring that saw the rise of terrorist groups in this North African nation.
If you're waiting for gender equality in the workplace, be prepared to wait a long time.