24 Oct 2014
Brussels: European Union (EU) leaders agreed on Friday to boost aid to combat the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa to one billion euros, EU president Herman Van Rompuy said.
24 Oct 2014
Geneva: The conflict in Ukraine has driven more than 824,000 people from their homes, the UN refugee , warning that it was having to scramble aid to offset the impact of winter.At least 430,000 people had been displaced within Ukraine as of Thursday, UNHCR said, 170,000 more than at the start of September.
16 Oct 2014
Brussels/London: An European Union court on Thursday struck down the 2006 sanctions slapped on the LTTE by the EU aimed at combating terrorism, but said the assets of the banned Tamil Tigers would remain frozen for now.
20 Oct 2014
Luxembourg: European Foreign Ministers gather in Luxembourg on Monday to try and formalize a joint EU response to combat the Ebola virus amid diplomatic warnings the crisis has reached a 'tipping point'.
14 Oct 2014
Oslo: President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday hoped for an early conclusion of talks between India and European Free Trade Association (EFTA) on free trade agreement, which will facilitate further promotion of economic ties with Norway and other member states.
07 Oct 2014
NEW YORK: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd initiated an arbitration proceeding in Hong Kong against Microsoft Corp on Tuesday, amid ongoing U.S. litigation over smartphone patent royalties.
15 Oct 2014
Copenhagen: A towering header deep into injury-time from Cristiano Ronaldo gave Portugal a 1-0 win over Denmark in their Euro-2016 qualifier on Tuesday.
11 Oct 2014
Madrid: A convincing win for Spain away to Luxembourg on Sunday will help put them back on track in Euro 2016 qualifying but anything less will add to the sense of gloom hanging over the European champions.
04 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Car market leader Maruti Suzuki India will now pay royalty to parent Suzuki Motor Corp in Indian rupees instead of Japanese yen. Addressing shareholders at its annual general meeting, Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) Chairman R C Bhargava said the move would insulate the company from foreign exchange fluctuations.
23 Sep 2014
London: While the curse of "the ex" accounted for Chelsea's perfect start to the Premier League season, it was something more mundane, in the shape of a European hangover, that upset most of the chasing pack.