Europe

White House: Americans are ‘going to be begging for four more years of President Trump’

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders predicted Tuesday that President Donald Trump will be so successful in the remainder of his term …

European News

Top Reasons to travel to this underrated city in Croatia ASAP

Most people can name the party island of Hvar when you talk about Croatia. And, of course, Dubrovnik is wildly popular for serving as King’s Landing …

Wikimedia

Wandering the Coolest Neighborhood in Sweden’s Second City

gothenburg-haga-neighborhood-guide<p>Sweden’s charming low-key west coast hub, Gothenburg, actually lives up to its reputation as the “Little London” of Scandinavia thanks to one of the oldest neighborhoods in the city, Haga. The district was first established in the 17th century and became …

Sweden

The 10 most amazing Northern Lights cruises

Our fascination with nature’s grand illuminations never wavers. An Arctic Circle cruise not only brings the Northern Lights within reach, but also offers a holiday that’s enjoyable in so many other ways, not least through participation in some truly out-of-the-ordinary excursions and</b> …

Iceland

Chinese army documents leak set to embarrass Beijing

In the vaults of Amazon.com’s self publishing market place, a growing series of books exposing China’s dark secrets is seeing the light. Six books …

European News

Whoa, Roundtrip Flights to Europe are $300 Right Now Through June

Summer's officially over, and America's getting chilly again. While fleeing to Europe won't make you any warmer exactly, you still deserve a little …

Air Travel

Greece, lenders to start talks again, as countdown starts

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's creditors will return to Athens next week to assess its bailout compliance, in a review which should be concluded swiftly if the country is to meet its goal of emerging from lenders' supervision next year.<p>Athens hopes to wrap up the review by January to start discussions …

Greece

UK's €20bn 'Brexit bill' offer to EU is 'peanuts', says European parliament chief - Politics live

Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn at PMQs and MPs debating the Labour motion saying the universal credit rollout should be suspended

Brexit

Court hearing in MEPs 'private' expenses battle

But when a group of journalists from around Europe in 2015 asked to scrutinise MEPs' monthly invoices, the parliament refused, citing data protection …

European News

Your Complete Guide And Itinerary On Things To Do in Vienna, Wachau and Upper Austria

Austria is an incredible country to explore (and one I wished I’d travelled around much sooner). That being said, it’s never too late to find an …

Asia Travel

Pilsners, pivovas and beer halls in Prague

The festive sounds of accordion music are echoing off the cavernous halls and high-domed ceilings of U Fleků, a 500-year-old brewery and restaurant in Prague. There aren't any free tables, so I find an open seat among other revelers. Beers are doled out from stacked trays, and though I haven't yet …

Beer

Why Europe isn’t worried by Austria’s right tilt (but should be)

Regardless of whether it joins the next Austrian government, the far-right Freedom Party was the victor in the country’s election last Sunday. Like …

European News

Suspected Swiss tax spy trial underway in Germany

A trial is underway in a court in Frankfurt of a Swiss private investigator accused of spying on the tax authorities in the German state of North …

European News

Amsterdam electric scooter start-up raises €3m via crowdfunding

Many scooters will be banned from Amsterdam next year. Photo: Depositphotos.com<p>An Amsterdam-based start-up developing electric city scooters, has …

Netherlands

Global stocks stay buoyant as monetary policy focus builds

MILAN (Reuters) - World stocks stayed near all-time peaks and the dollar extended a winning streak on Wednesday as the focus on upcoming changes to monetary policies in the U.S. and the euro zone grew.<p>Talk over the next Federal Reserve Chairman lifted the dollar for a fifth straight day as the …

Economy

Talk of 'no deal' Brexit rises as divorce negotiations stall

LONDON (AP) — As Brexit negotiations between Britain and the European Union stutter and stall, one nagging question looms larger and larger: What if there is no deal?<p>It's an increasingly plausible prospect that stirs fear in many U.K. businesses — and hope in the hearts of some staunch Brexit …

Brexit

Visitors to Bothwell Castle soared over the summer

Historic Environment Scotland revealed that 8248 people went to the medieval monument between April and September 2017.<p>It’s been a spectacular summer …

History

Australia announce Test series against Ireland

Australia's rugby chiefs on Wednesday announced the country's first three Test series against Ireland. The matches will take place in Brisbane, …

European News

Newcastle city guide: What to do on a weekend to this party town turned cultural hub

Why go now?<p>Newcastle-upon-Tyne has a reputation for being a party city. But its Georgian core, smattering of galleries and increasingly diverse …

London

The stolen childhood of the factory children

During the industrial revolution, children slaved away in Swiss factories to the point of collapse. A political outsider is to thank for the fact …

Child Labor

Forex - Sterling Lower as Wage Growth Data Dims Rate Hike Bets

Investing.com - The pound slid lower against the dollar on Wednesday after the latest UK jobs report showed that wage growth is still lagging behind …

Economy

Your cheat sheet to the ‘Stans

From Soviet-era relics to vast, near-virgin Steppes, this is where best of man and nature come together<p>Where to go and why—the highlights of the …

Genghis Khan

EU summit building evacuated (again)

The European Council building in Brussels was evacuated Wednesday for the second time in less than a week, a day before EU leaders arrive in Brussels …

European News

[Ticker] EU countries want compensation from Israel in Palestine

Member states eye agreement on posted workers<p>Today, 08:00<p>EU countries are trying to break a deadlock in discussions over the revision of a directive …

European News

ECB chief: Market reforms must promote growth for all

European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says governments must ensure that pro-business reforms create economic benefits for everyone if the changes …

Economy

Latvia sees EU as solution rather than problem

RIGA - At the beginning of his official visit to Luxembourg on October 17, Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics delivered a public lecture at …

European News

France could cut number of stations served by high-speed TGV trains

Reports in France on Tuesday said the government was considering the drastic measure which would spell bad news for anyone living outside the …

European News

Germany's top court rejects challenge to ECB asset purchases

KARLSRUHE, Germany (Reuters) - Germany's Constitutional Court rejected on Wednesday a request for an injunction to stop the Bundesbank from taking …

Judiciary

Visit the Renowned Monuments with Cheap Holidays to Istanbul

Known as Constantinople in the ancient times, Istanbul is a city that has attracted the attention of many conquerors in the past centuries. It is a …

Turkey

Where, when and how to get to Ireland's World Cup play-off against Denmark

From Ophelia to the home of Hamlet.Thousands of supporters will descend on Denmark next month for the Republic of Ireland’s World Cup qualifying …

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