Italian referendum verdict causes upheaval in Europe, PM Matteo Renzi resigns

Italian referendum verdict causes upheaval in Europe, PM Matteo Renzi resigns

Rome: The local voters in Italy have given a negative verdict towards the referendum made for a constitutional reform. This is the second major blow to the European Union who has as yet not recovered from the ‘Brexit’ verdict. While Prime Minister, Matteo Renzi has submitted his resignation after the referendum verdict in Italy,  the […]

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US-Europe free trade agreement has come to an end; claims German Chancellor Merkel

US-Europe free trade agreement has come to an end; claims German Chancellor Merkel

Berlin: The ‘Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership’ (TTIP), the proposed free trade agreement between the US and the EU, which would have created the largest free trade region of the world, has come to an end, claimed the German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Merkel indicated that the negotiations regarding the agreement may not be conducted further, […]

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Russian hackers may target German elections – Chancellor Angela Merkel

Russian hackers may target German elections – Chancellor Angela Merkel

Berlin : It has been alleged that Russia has been launching  cyber attacks during the campaigning of US Presidential elections. It was also feared that Russia might launch cyber attacks during elections on Tuesday.  Now that  the results in US are becoming clear, it is believed that  the elections in Germany are now a target of […]

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German defense policy set for major changes

German defense policy set for major changes

Berlin – Not expecting to get as much support in the 21st century as in the 20th century, Germany will have to raise its own  defense expenditure to 2 percent  of its ‘ GDP ‘, said German Chancellor Angela Merkel while indicating major changes in Germany’s defense policy. Soon after Chancellor Merkel spoke,  the German […]

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Chancellor Angela Merkel faces defeat in local elections due to her ‘Migrant Policies’

Chancellor Angela Merkel faces defeat in local elections due to her ‘Migrant Policies’

Berlin : Chancellor Angela Merkel suffered a stinging defeat in the regional elections on Sunday. Chancellor Merkel’s ruling party the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) had to accept a defeat in the regional elections in her own constituency of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, at the hands of “Alternative for Germany” (AfD) party. In the elections of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Chancellor Merkel’s […]

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Free Trade Deal between EU & US is “dead”, allege Germany & France

Free Trade Deal between EU & US is “dead”, allege Germany & France

Berlin / Paris : The possibility of free trade negotiations between European Union and United States is “dead”, as accused by the leading European nations, France and Germany. Germany’s Minister of Economic Affairs and Vice-Chancellor, Sigmar Gabriel, said that the negotiations have de facto failed due to exorbitant demands and pressure from United States. The French […]

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‘Austria is not a ‘Waiting Room’ for migrants arriving in Germany’, Austria warns Merkel

‘Austria is not a ‘Waiting Room’ for migrants arriving in Germany’, Austria warns Merkel

Vienna : The Austrian Defense Minister bluntly criticized the policy adopted by the German Chancellor Angela Merkel concerning the migrants, saying that the policy is signifying extreme recklessness and also that Austria is not a ‘Waiting Room’ for the migrants arriving in Germany. In an interview given to the  Austrian newspaper ‘Krone’ on Thursday, the […]

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Germany asks its citizens to stockpile food and water in case of emergency

Germany asks its citizens to stockpile food and water in case of emergency

Berlin : In the wake of the terrorist attacks in Germany and the looming threat of terrorism, the German government is advising its citizens to stockpile food and water. There is a mention of provisions like an ‘Early Warning System’ and heightened security for buildings in a special plan prepared by Germany’s Internal Defense Ministry. For […]

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Hillary Clinton wants to be the Angela Merkel of the US: Donald Trump

Hillary Clinton wants to be the Angela Merkel of the US: Donald Trump

Washington : Hillary Clinton wants to be the Angela Merkel of the United States – Donald Trump, the Presidential candidate commented. With the date for the US Presidential elections drawing near, both the candidates are going full blast on trading accusations with each other. Hillary had earlier commented that Donald Trump was short tempered and impatient, […]

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