How US restrictions drove Deutsche Telekom and Huawei closer together

HOW US RESTRICTIONS DROVE DEUTSCHE TELEKOM AND HUAWEI CLOSER TOGETHER

Global telecoms giant Deutsche Telekom strengthened its strategic partnership with Huawei last year despite growing defiance toward...

 
 
 
Poland's Duda goes to war against foreign media

POLAND'S DUDA GOES TO WAR AGAINST FOREIGN MEDIA

WARSAW - Poland's down-to-the-wire presidential election is turning into a media bloodbath, with accusations of foreign interference...

Why the recovery fund won't work

WHY THE RECOVERY FUND WON'T WORK

Mujtaba Rahman is the head of Eurasia Group's Europe practice and the author of POLITICO ‘s Beyond the Bubble column. European leaders...

 
 
 

US BARS INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE STUDENTS IF THEIR SCHOOL'S CLASSES ARE ALL ONLINE

International students who attend college in the United States on visas will be barred from staying in the country if their school's...

TURKEY WARNS OF RETALIATION IF EU IMPOSES FURTHER SANCTIONS

Ankara will retaliate if the EU moves to impose further sanctions on Turkey, the country's Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu warned...

 
 
 
Von der Leyen admits ‘mistakes' in Croatian campaign video

VON DER LEYEN ADMITS ‘MISTAKES' IN CROATIAN CAMPAIGN VIDEO

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen's soundbite for a Croatian political campaign video lasted all of two seconds. But...

MACRON KEEPS BIG NAMES IN PLACE IN CABINET RESHUFFLE

PARIS - French President Emmanuel Macron kept several top ministers in place in a Cabinet reshuffle announced on Monday evening. Jean-Yves...

 
 
 

BELGIUM NOT REOPENING TO NON-EU COUNTRIES YET

Belgium will not restart travel with 15 non-EU countries named on the bloc's safe list for the time being, according to a government...

UK UNVEILS NEW SANCTIONS ON HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATORS

LONDON - The U.K. slapped sanctions on almost 50 organizations and individuals involved in human rights abuses around the world as...

 
 
 

EU: SERBIA-KOSOVO DIALOGUE TO RESUME THIS WEEK

EU-sponsored talks aimed at normalizing relations between Serbia and Kosovo will resume this Sunday - a year and a half after they...

THE STRANGE CASE OF URSULA VON DER LEYEN'S CROATIAN KERFUFFLE

Sophie in't Veld is a Dutch MEP from the Democraten 66 party, part of the Renew Europe group in the European Parliament. Prominent...

 
 
 
Italy's problem with working women made worse by coronavirus

ITALY'S PROBLEM WITH WORKING WOMEN MADE WORSE BY CORONAVIRUS

MILAN - Italy has never been a country for working women. And as it's done for so many things, the coronavirus has only made things...

PUTIN, THE POTEMKIN PRESIDENT

Leonid Ragozin is a freelance journalist based in Riga. On paper, Vladimir Putin has won: The outcome of last week's vote on constitutional...

 
 
 

GOVERNMENT DIVISIONS ADD TO CORONA-RAVAGED SWEDEN'S WOES

STOCKHOLM - In coronavirus-battered Sweden, there's a new crisis - a crumbling government. The two parties in the minority ruling coalition,...

COMMISSION EXPRESSES REGRET OVER VON DER LEYEN'S VIDEO FOR CROATIAN PARTY

A European Commission spokesperson expressed regret after President Ursula von der Leyen appeared in a video for Croatia's current...

 
 
 

MACRON TO REVEAL NEW CABINET ON MONDAY: REPORT

French President Emmanuel Macron will present his new government to the public on Monday, Reuters reported Sunday , citing unnamed...

KANYE WEST SAYS HE'S RUNNING FOR US PRESIDENT

Kanye West tweeted Saturday night that he wants to run for U.S. president in 2020 - four months before the election and apparently...

 
 
 

GREEK PM: ‘UNACCEPTABLE' FOR EU RECOVERY FUND TO INCLUDE ‘STRICT' OVERSIGHT

Greece will not accept strict oversight as a condition to receiving money from EU's €750 billion coronavirus recovery fund , Greek...

EU NEEDS TO ‘SEE MOVEMENT' FROM UK ON POST-BREXIT TRADE DEAL: PHIL HOGAN

The U.K. needs to show more “ambition” if it wants to secure a post-Brexit deal with the EU before the end of the transition period,...

 
 
 



Jamie Redknapp defends Hugo Lloris after furious altercation with Son...

Jamie Redknapp defends Hugo Lloris after furious altercation with Son Heung-min in Tottenham's clash with Everton

Hugo Lloris and Son Heung-min appeared to put their clash behind them as they ran out for the second half Jamie Redknapp believes Hugo Lloris' furious dressing down of Son... Read more ...

Comedian Rickey Smiley gives thanks for support after his teenage daughter...

Comedian Rickey Smiley gives thanks for support after his teenage daughter was shot three times

Comedian Rickey Smiley gave thanks for the outpouring of support after his teenage daughter was shot three times in an alleged road rage incident in Houston. Read more ...

Kanye West filed West Day Ever trademark pre presidential bid

Kanye West filed West Day Ever trademark pre presidential bid

It is not clear if Kanye West intends to use the slogan West Day Ever as part of a run for the U.S. preisdency. Read more ...

Royal split: William and Harry drift further apart as they split earnings...

Royal split: William and Harry drift further apart as they split earnings from Diana fund

PRINCE William and Harry will half the earnings from their late mother Princess Diana's memorial fund between their respective charities as they continue to head down different... Read more ...

Halle Berry issues apology after backlash for saying she 'might' play a...

Halle Berry issues apology after backlash for saying she 'might' play a transgender male

Halle Berry was the target of online outrage over the weekend, after revealing on Instagram Live that she 'might' be playing the role of a transgender male in an upcoming film. Read more ...

Air New Zealand puts temporary hold on new international bookings

Air New Zealand puts temporary hold on new international bookings

"The move is to help ensure the country is able to provide quarantine accommodation for inbound passengers for the required 14-day period," said the airline Read more ...

Composer Ennio Morricone dies aged 91

Composer Ennio Morricone dies aged 91

Morricone was best known for composing westerns such as The Good, the Bad and the Ugly and Once Upon a Time in the West. Read more ...

Sunrise host Samantha Armytage lashes out at ABC star Julia Zemiro after she...

Sunrise host Samantha Armytage lashes out at ABC star Julia Zemiro after she boycotted the show

Sunrise co-host Samantha Armytage has lashed out at ABC star Julia Zemiro after she publicly boycotted the breakfast show for having Pauline Hanson as a guest. Read more ...

Bachelor in Paradise star Keira Maguire kisses new Love Island boyfriend...

Bachelor in Paradise star Keira Maguire kisses new Love Island boyfriend Matthew Zukowski

The secret's out - Bachelor franchise veteran Keira Maguire officially has a new boyfriend. She was spotted kissing Love Island Australia hunk Matthew Zukowski in Melbourne in May. Read more ...

Atlanta Mayor Lance Bottoms tests positive for COVID-19, says she is...

Atlanta Mayor Lance Bottoms tests positive for COVID-19, says she is asymptomatic

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced Monday that she has tested positive for the coronavirus. "COVID-19 has literally hit home. I have had NO symptoms and have tested... Read more ...