World

Graft, lockdown and police violence stir anger in Cyprus

Graft, lockdown and police violence stir anger in Cyprus


Thousands of Cypriot protesters have staged large demonstrations in past weeks, angered by months of lockdown, economic woes and a string ...
New scandal with Hungary’s top EU court nominee

New scandal with Hungary’s top EU court nominee


The Capitals brings you the latest news from across Europe, through on-the-ground reporting by EURACTIV’s media network. You can subscrib ...
The Brief, powered by APPLIA – The price of unfinished business

The Brief, powered by APPLIA – The price of unfinished business


It would be something of an understatement to say that there have been a few teething problems in the first two months of the brave new E ...
Suspect in Daphne Caruana’s murder pleads guilty

Suspect in Daphne Caruana’s murder pleads guilty


One of three men accused of the 2017 assassination of Maltese anti-corruption journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia pleaded guilty Tuesday (2 ...
Paedophilia scandal in theatre rocks Greek politics

Paedophilia scandal in theatre rocks Greek politics


Greece’s former national theatre director, Dimitris Lignadis was arrested on Saturday (20 February) on suspicion of having committed mult ...
Italy’s ‘Super Mario’ Draghi wins parliament backing for new government

Italy’s ‘Super Mario’ Draghi wins parliament backing for new government


Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi on Thursday (18 February) secured final parliamentary approval for his government of national unity, ...
How Joe Biden Is Approaching China

How Joe Biden Is Approaching China


So far, the White House has undertaken a flurry of activity designated to back up President Joe Biden’s pledge to be tough-minded on China. He has ...
UK fintechs seek ‘cure for Brexit’ in Lithuania

UK fintechs seek ‘cure for Brexit’ in Lithuania


Thanks in part to Brexit, Lithuania is becoming a fintech hub as a growing number of UK-linked digital financial companies are getting li ...
Sexual harassment claims expose Greece’s hidden secret

Sexual harassment claims expose Greece’s hidden secret


An increasing number of Greek artists and athletes have come forward in recent weeks to report cases of sexual harassment in the world of ...
EU commissioner tells Bosnia to manage migration better

EU commissioner tells Bosnia to manage migration better


The European Union’s migration commissioner Ylva Johansson urged Bosnia on Thursday (18 February) to manage migration properly and share ...
EU urges five countries to codify anti-racism law

EU urges five countries to codify anti-racism law


The European Commission on Thursday (18 February) told five EU countries — Belgium, Bulgaria, Finland, Poland and Sweden — to quickly put ...
Whatever Happened to the Emerging Democratic Majority?

Whatever Happened to the Emerging Democratic Majority?


In November of last year, Donald Trump lost the presidential election with the highest number of votes for a Republican candidate ever and the seco ...
Page 1 of 6