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  • Putin ally wins Moscow mayor election

    September 18, 2013

    Kremlin-backed candidate Sergei Sobyanin has won the election for mayor of Moscow, Russian election officials have announced. Mr Sobyanin secured 51.3%, while his main rival, opposition leader  ...more

  • Netherlands closed 120 illegal hotels

    September 18, 2013

    The Netherlands authorities have closed 120 illegal hotels during this year as part of a campaign against illegal hotels that violate safety measures after the death of tourists following a fire  ...more

  • Resounding win for Merkel in polls

    September 17, 2013

    Before a week and a half of German elections, Angela Merkel's party stills the first in the polls despite a limited increase for their main opponent, according to a survey which results were  ...more

  • Resignation of Vice President of the British Parliament

    September 17, 2013

    After a sex scandal in the British political and legislative institution, Vice President of the British House of Commons, Nigel Evans, resigned after charges for a series of sexual assaults  ...more

  • The height of Europeans increased by 10 centimeters within 10 years

    September 12, 2013

    The height of Europeans increases by one centimeter every ten years or about ten centimeters per century which has been demonstrated by the English economist Timothy Hatton in a report in the  ...more

  • ECB keeps interest rates unchanged

    September 12, 2013

    The European Central Bank (ECB) which kept its main interest rate unchanged, reveals that it is ready to reduce its interest rates or provide more money.
    The ECB President Mario Draghi is  ...more

  • Armenia to join customs union with Russia, Georgia, Kazakhstan and Belarus

    September 11, 2013

    Armenia's accession to the Customs Union, which includes Kazakhstan, Georgia, Belarus and Russia, was announced in a statement released by the Armenian President Serge Sarkissian during his  ...more

  • Syria: G20 Leaders Sharply Divided

    September 10, 2013

    The leaders of the twenty greatest powers met in St. Petersburg for the first dinner of the G20 agenda disrupted by Syria. Sign of cold between Moscow and Washington on the question of a  ...more

  • French media says Obama trapped Hollande

    September 10, 2013

    French newspapers have described US President Barack Obama's last minute decision to seek Congressional approval for a potential military strike against Syria as a "trap" for his  ...more

  • Arrest in Spain of a Moroccan "jihadist terrorist"

    September 09, 2013

    The Spanish Ministry of the Interior announced that it arrested a jihadist terrorist of Moroccan nationality in the Spanish enclave of Melilla, who was being sought by Morocco. Police said in a  ...more

  • Britain: European drug capital

    September 09, 2013

    A new study has shown that Britain is the European Capital of drug addiction, one in 12 of young people aged between 15 and 24 years in Britain, reported having abused substances classified as  ...more




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