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Austrian chancellor under investigation by anti-corruption authorities

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has confirmed he is under investigation by anti-corruption authorities on suspicion he made false statements to a parliamentary commission –...

Merkel blames German ‘perfectionism’ for current virus woes

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has blamed her country’s difficulties during the coronavirus pandemic on “a tendency towards perfectionism”. In a lengthy television interview with public...

Armenia to hold early parliamentary election in June

Armenia’s prime minister has set an early parliamentary election for June as he sought to defuse the country’s political crisis. The opposition pushing for Prime...

Draghi says he has enough support to form Italy’s new government

Former European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi has told Italy’s president that he has secured enough political support to form a new government. The formation...

Belarus leader vows to defeat ‘foreign-backed rebellion’

The president of Belarus has denounced the the six months of protests against his rule as a foreign-directed “rebellion” and vowed to resist the...

EU urges Biden to help draft joint rule book to rein in tech giants

The European Union has called on Joe Biden to help draw up a common rule book to rein in the power of big tech...

Ruling coalition ‘quits’ in Netherlands over welfare payments scandal

Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte’s four-party coalition government is resigning to take political responsibility for a scandal involving investigations into child welfare payments that...

Angela Merkel sees Twitter’s cancelling of Donald Trump as ‘problematic’

German Chancellor Angela Merkel considers US President Donald Trump’s eviction from Twitter by the company “problematic”, her spokesman said. Twitter permanently suspended Mr Trump from...

Spain’s Parliament votes to legalise euthanasia

Spain’s Parliament has voted to approve a Bill that will allow medic-assisted suicide and euthanasia for long-suffering patients of incurable diseases or unbearable permanent...

French and Spanish prime ministers self-isolating after Macron’s positive test

French President Emmanuel Macron has tested positive for Covid-19 after a week of meeting numerous European leaders. The French and Spanish prime ministers are among...

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