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ECB says 2016 was best year since crisis

Inflation fell back in March after briefly spiked past its target in February.

After historic week, Brexit dawns a shade warmer

'There are bound to be good times and bad... Right now, we are all being at least polite.' 

Man tries to drive into crowd in Belgium's Antwerp shopping street

Belgian police have arrested the driver, a French national of North African origin and sent in a bomb disposal robot to remove items from the car.
March 24, 2017 | 08:25 am GMT+7

Deadly Islamist attacks in Europe since 2014

Islamist militants have caused 10 deadly attacks in Europe in the last two years.
July 18, 2016 | 03:59 pm GMT+7

State of emergency declared in part of Germany after heavy rainfall floods

Emergency crews in Polling, Germany, frantically work to keep flood waters from spreading further, after heavy rainfall floods parts of the town prompting officials to declare a ...
June 06, 2016 | 07:54 am GMT+7

Ecstasy use jumps in Europe, no longer just a dance drug

The drug ecstasy is making a comeback in Europe, spreading as a mainstream party narcotic away from its niche use at dance clubs and reaching new young users, the Lisbon-based ...
May 31, 2016 | 07:16 pm GMT+7

Russia's Lavrov raises concerns about U.S. missile shield in Europe

Russia's Lavrov raises concerns about missile shield in Europe saying, "NATO countries are trying to increase confrontation by moving military infrastructure east."
May 17, 2016 | 09:07 am GMT+7

IMF defends negative interest rates despite risks

The IMF on Sunday defended negative interest rates set by central banks, given "significant risks" of slow growth, while acknowledging potential for dangerous boom-and-bust cycles.
April 11, 2016 | 08:09 am GMT+7

Insurers keep European stocks steady

European shares were steady on Thursday, helped by gains in insurers such as Aviva and Hannover Re, while expectations of more stimulus measures from the European Central Bank ...
March 15, 2016 | 07:19 pm GMT+7

Hopeless and broke, some Afghan migrants return from Europe

Kabul, Afghanistan - After risking death on the migrant trail and two months in "nightmarish" refugee centres in Germany, Mohammed Asif bought a one-way ticket back to ...
March 10, 2016 | 07:19 pm GMT+7

European stock markets drop at open

European stock markets slid at the start of trading on Monday following heavy falls across Asia.
March 04, 2016 | 07:41 pm GMT+7

Migrants try to storm Greece-Macedonia border fence

Hundreds of refugees on Monday tried to break through a border fence into Macedonia from Greece, where more than 7,000 people are stranded.
March 03, 2016 | 11:42 am GMT+7