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Bruno Waterfield

  • European Union developing its own surveillance drones

    More than pounds 320?million has been spent on developing European Union surveillance drones without proper democratic oversight, a report from a civil liberties watchdog has found. Neither Britain's House of Commons nor the European Parliament has been consulted over the development of EU...

    Wednesday, 12 February 2014 - 9:19am
  • Belgian king announces historic abdication

    Poor health and paternity test scandal take their toll as Belgium's king abdicates.

    Thursday, 4 July 2013 - 9:10am
  • Francois Hollande snubs David Cameron as rift widens over EU budget

    The French leader failed to attend a scheduled meeting in Brussels with the British prime minister and Angela Merkel of Germany, who are trying to overcome French resistance to cuts in EU spending.

    Friday, 8 February 2013 - 1:07pm
  • Magdalene girls reject Irish leader's apology

    Inquiry finds state involved in sending women to the Catholic-run laundries where they faced harsh conditions and were stigmatised as 'fallen'.

    Wednesday, 6 February 2013 - 4:36pm
  • Eurozone faces new test in Dutch elections

    The eurozone faces a major political test today (Wednesday) as Holland votes in elections that are expected to weaken Angela Merkel's grip on Europe and deliver unprecedented gains for eurosceptics.

    Wednesday, 12 September 2012 - 11:28am
  • Bulgaria : Bus bomb 'detonated remotely'

    Victims of a terrorism attack on a tourist bus in Bulgaria have told investigators that the bomb was detonated from a distance by remote control after the bomber was challenged by two Israeli men who died in the explosion.

    Thursday, 26 July 2012 - 11:53am
  • Eurozone on critical ills, warns IMF

    IMF said that attempts to stabilise the region's economy and banks had so far failed and a determined move towards a more complete banking and fiscal union was necessary to protect the future of the single currency.

    Thursday, 19 July 2012 - 7:39pm
  • Nazi who sent Jews to camps 'has no regrets'

    The most wanted surviving Nazi war crimes suspect remains unapologetically anti-Semitic and insists he was "following orders" when organising the deportation of 16,000 Jews to Auschwitz.

    Thursday, 19 July 2012 - 2:45pm
  • France demands Nazi war criminal's arrest at 97

    The French foreign ministry joined Nazi hunters and Jewish community groups in calling on Hungarian prosecutors to arrest Laszlo Csatary, 97, for his role in the deportation of 15,700 Jews to Auschwitz.

    Tuesday, 17 July 2012 - 11:37am
  • Angela Merkel rejects urgent aid pleas by Spain and Italy

    Pleas from Spain and Italy for urgent financial aid from the eurozone to bring down borrowing costs were dismissed by Merkel as divisions hardened on the eve of a critical summit.

    Thursday, 28 June 2012 - 6:40pm

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