Future of Europe: Climate change, environment, health big-plus
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Politics Future of Europe: Climate change, environment, health

Thursday, 28 October 2021 08:40

For the third weekend in a row, the Conference on the Future of Europe welcomed 200 people from across the EU to Strasbourg for a series of debates that will help set the direction ...

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Agriculture: Launch of an annual EU organic day big-plus
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Politics Agriculture: Launch of an annual EU organic day

Thursday, 28 October 2021 08:40

At the signing and launch ceremony, Agriculture Commissioner Janusz Wojciechowski said: “Today we celebrate organic production, a sustainable type of agriculture where food producti ...

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Major climate conference comes to Glasgow in November big-plus
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Politics Major climate conference comes to Glasgow in November

Thursday, 28 October 2021 08:40

The idea behind the fourth COP26 goals is that the world can only rise to the challenges of the climate crisis by working together. ...

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Coronavirus: The EU and AstraZeneca agree on COVID-19 vaccine supply and on ending litigation big-plus
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Politics Coronavirus: The EU and AstraZeneca agree on COVID-19 vaccine supply and on ending litigation

Thursday, 28 October 2021 08:40

Health and Food Safety Commissioner Stella Kyriakides said: "Today’s settlement agreement guarantees the delivery of the remaining 200 million COVID-19 vaccine doses by AstraZe ...

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Pope Francis urges everyone to get COVID-19 vaccines for the good of all big-plus
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Politics Pope Francis urges everyone to get COVID-19 vaccines for the good of all

Thursday, 28 October 2021 08:40

"Thanks to God’s grace and to the work of many, we now have vaccines to protect us from COVID-19," the pope said in a video message made on behalf of the nonprofit US grou ...

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We have to fight global warming much faster - Merkel big-plus
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Politics We have to fight global warming much faster - Merkel

Thursday, 28 October 2021 08:40

"This is not only true for Germany but for many countries in the world," Merkel told a news conference in Berlin, adding that it was important to implement measures compat ...

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Floods lay bare Europe’s ‘gigantic task’ in averting future climate damage big-plus
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Politics Floods lay bare Europe’s ‘gigantic task’ in averting future climate damage

Thursday, 28 October 2021 08:40

People work in an area affected by floods caused by heavy rainfalls in Bad Muenstereifel, Germany, July 19, 2021. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay As the waters recede, officials are asse ...

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Raisi versus Jansa - obscenity versus courage big-plus
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Politics Raisi versus Jansa - obscenity versus courage

Thursday, 28 October 2021 08:40

These words caused a diplomatic earthquake in Tehran, some EU capitals and were picked up as far away as Washington as well. The Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif immedi ...

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Oceana urges UK and EU to end overfishing of critically low fish stocks in new agreement big-plus
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Politics Oceana urges UK and EU to end overfishing of critically low fish stocks in new agreement

Thursday, 28 October 2021 08:40

With recent data published by the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) highlighting the critical status of a number of key fish stocks1, Oceana is urging nego ...

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Knee-deep in sewage: German rescuers race to avert health emergency in flood areas big-plus
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Politics Knee-deep in sewage: German rescuers race to avert health emergency in flood areas

Thursday, 28 October 2021 08:40

Red Cross volunteers and emergency services in Germany deployed emergency stand-pipes and mobile vaccination vans to flood-devastated regions on Tuesday, attempting to ...

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