Category Archives: Europe

UK finance minister fights back in bitter budget row

London (AFP) – Britain's finance minister came out fighting Tuesday after welfare cuts in last week's budget prompted the resignation of a top minister & unleashed vicious fighting in the…

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Travel shares fall after explosions in Brussels

LONDON (Reuters) – European travel & airline stocks fell after explosions at Brussels airport, a major European transport hub, on Tuesday morning. The STOXX Europe 600 Travel & Leisure index…

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1,600 migrants land in Greece, despite EU-Turkey deal

Athens (AFP) – More than 1,600 migrants have landed in Greece since a landmark EU-Turkish deal on curbing the influx took effect, officials said Monday, highlighting the challenges still facing…

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Monaco wins 2-0 at lackluster leader PSG in French league

PARIS (AP) — Runaway French champion Paris Saint-Germain slipped to only its second league defeat of the season after losing 2-0 at home to second-place Monaco on Sunday night. PSG…

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Belgian lawyer vows fight over Paris attacks suspect

Brussels (AFP) – The lawyer for Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam launched a furious legal fight Sunday to avoid his extradition to France, after Europe's most wanted fugitive spent his…

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