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Wolves disappeared from most of Western Europe from the beginning of the 20th century because of hunting, growing cities and industrialisation but are now recolonising the continent. "Our country was the only one in continental Europe to have not been visited by a wolf," said environmental group ...
A recent report by global market researchers Mintel estimates dairy milk popularity will drop 11% in Western Europe by 2020. The report comes as plant-based milk sales rose 19.1% over the past year in Europe. Vegan milk sales in the U.S. also rose by 61% in the past five years. With a declining demand ...

Moscow, January 14. /TASS/. Western Europe's gender policy is "an enormous tragedy and next generations will see its repercussions," Metropolitan Hilarion (Alfeev) of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow patriarchate's department for external church relations, said on the Rossiya'24 television on ...
Turkey's first fully homegrown main battle tank (MBT), Altay, which is currently under development, is drawing significant attention from international buyers, particularly from the Middle East, Asia, and Western Europe, National Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli has said. Talking to a group of journalists, ...
Balkan Terror Trials Reveal Links to Western Europe. terrorism trials involving Balkan Islamists show that many of these individuals were either indoctrinated by - or had close links to - radicalised communities in Germany, Austria and Italy. Elameri Skrgic Mikulic, Fatjona Mejdini, Maria Cheresheva, Maja ...
Balkan Terror Trials Reveal Links to Western Europe. terrorism trials involving Balkan Islamists show that many of these individuals were either indoctrinated by - or had close links to - radicalised communities in Germany, Austria and Italy. Elameri Skrgic Mikulic, Fatjona Mejdini, Maria Cheresheva, Maja ...

Russia practiced a massive military attack against Western Europe, the commander of the Estonian Defense Forces has claimed. Russia "simulated a large-scale military attack against NATO" in September, Riho Terras said in an interview last week with Germany's top-selling newspaper Bild. Terras was ...
Countries in Western Europe were slightly more concerned about the possibility of a North Korea-US war. Though these countries rounded up the top ten countries least concerned of a war between North Korea and the US, over 40% of respondents in Germany, Sweden, Belgium, and Italy still believed ...
Winter storms have swept across Western Europe, with the blizzard conditions turning chairlifts into swings and leaving thousands of people stranded in ski resorts. Heavy snowfall saw the avalanche risk raised in Alpine regions across Italy, France and Switzerland, and resulted in the closure of roads and ...
Barring a few exceptions, we are seeing a shift to greener, more sustainable energy. The latest: an artificial island off Yorkshire's east coast could soon be managing the world's largest offshore wind farm. According to a recent report in The Guardian, this sci-fi-like endeavor could be up and running by 2027.
There are three victims the storm Eleonor, which struck Western Europe, the news agencies reported. Dozens have been wounded by hurricane winds that have also suffered serious material damage in the UK, France, Belgium, Germany, Austria, Spain, the Netherlands. Hundreds of thousands of ...
The DFDS Dover Seaways passenger ferry is engulfed by waves in heavy weather as she approaches the Port of Dover, southern England, Wednesday Jan. 3, 2018. A severe storm packing winds of up to 100 miles per hour has... (Gareth Fuller/PA via AP) More ...
A violent storm packing winds of up to 100 miles per hour battered many parts of Western Europe Wednesday, wreaking havoc on transport and leaving hundreds of thousands of homes across France, Switzerland, Britain and Ireland without power. In Switzerland, the storm canceled flights at Zurich and ...
Western Europe has looked on with mounting bewilderment and exasperation over the past few years at the political trajectory of Hungary, Poland and several other former communist states. Countries that, since 1989, were committed to common European values, including liberal democracy, respect for ...
BERLIN -- A 93-year-old woman died in southeastern France when her house was flooded by a river after a violent storm battered Western Europe, the French interior ministry said Thursday. Heavy rainfall in recent days has led to flooding in many parts of France and Germany. More rain is forecast for ...
Winter storms have been sweeping across Western Europe, causing three deaths and widespread disruption. Tens of thousands of people have been affected by power cuts, and air travel has been disrupted. Two people drowned on Spain's northern Basque coast after being swept away by a huge wave ...
Paris (CNN) Three people have died and tens of thousands have been left without power as Storm Eleanor sweeps across Western Europe. A 21-year-old man was killed in France after high winds caused a tree to fall on him while he was skiing Wednesday in the Morillon area in the southeast of the ...

One dead as storm batters the UK, Western Europe. Incidents across France and Switzerland. Ireland. A car drives along a flooded road in New Brighton, on the coast of the Wirral peninsula, in Merseyside. St Malo. Brittany. Flooded car park in Ireland. Ireland. A car drives along a flooded road in New ...
London -- A violent storm packing winds of up to 100 miles per hour battered parts of Western Europe on Wednesday, leaving hundreds of thousands of homes across France, Britain and Ireland without power and causing damage to trains and roads in Germany. The storm, which included heavy rain, ...
The DFDS Dover Seaways passenger ferry is engulfed by waves in heavy weather as she approaches the Port of Dover, southern England, Wednesday Jan. 3, 2018. A severe storm packing winds of up to 100 miles per hour has battered much of Europe overnight and Wednesday morning, bringing heavy ...
A violent storm packing winds up to 100 mph battered parts of Western Europe on Wednesday, derailing trains, toppling trees and halting flights. Authorities said one person was killed and at least 23 others were injured in France and Switzerland. The high winds played havoc on transport, derailing trains ...
Storm Carmen hit western France on New Year's Day with winds of 130 kilometres per hour (km/h). At least one person died, and more than 65,000 homes were temporarily left without electricity. Carmen deepened just to the south of the UK, meaning that the strong winds were reserved for the coasts of ...
... out of stone," Austin said. "When you get the chance to explore each of the four Heart of Neolithic Orkney sites, you realise what a masterpiece of Neolithic design and construction it actually is. Your mind wanders back in time -- together they represent one of the richest surviving Neolithic landscapes in Western Europe." ...
23:00 The skies of Western Europe are alight as revelers from northern Sweden to southern Italy hail 2018's arrival. In the heart of Berlin, fireworks are igniting the night sky behind the city's Brandenburg Gate. Similar celebrations are taking place across Germany, including Cologne, Hamburg and Munich.
BERLIN-- anti-Semitism has not yet been beaten in Germany, German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier said. "It… 1 2 3 … 1,412 Next. Columns & Opinions. December 1, 2017 0 · After new anti-Semitic attacks in Western Ukraine city, international fellowship of Christians and Jews helps bolster security ...
Jackals have been spotted in Western Europe, driven across the Alps by global warming and the decline of rival species. Sightings were reported by hunters in the Haute-Savoie region of France and confirmed by mammal experts at the University of Geneva who analysed footage from automatic camera ...
Russian military exercises conducted in September were intended to simulate a war against NATO, including the capture of Baltic states and the bombing of countries in Western Europe. Russia said that the Zapad (West) war exercises aimed to train Russia's defensive capabilities and described them as an ...
In 2016, roughly 800 Romanians were trafficked in Western Europe. The majority were women, and most of them were forced into prostitution and suffered abuse. Today on the Debrief - a woman who was trafficked, a woman who saved her and a trafficker who is trying to redeem himself. Our reporter and ...
When Doris and her partner booked a flight from Australia to Israel, they thought the airfare would be the most expensive component of their vacation. But when they went to Booking.com and started to look for hotel rooms in Tel Aviv, they realized they were wrong. "All the hotels that received a reasonable ...
last updated: 11/12/2017. A second day of snowfall in several countries caused disruption for some, Entertainment for others--allowing many to share their experiences on social media. Now Reading: Chaos--and some fun--as snow hits parts of Western Europe ...
A man watches waves break on the harbour wall at Porthcawl, South Wales, as heavy snowfall across parts of the UK, Sunday Dec. 10, 2017. Severe weather is forecast across much of Eastern Europe as storm conditions approach from the Atlantic. (Steve Parsons/PA via AP), The Associated Press.
San Antonio -- StemBioSys, a life sciences company with a system for growing stem cells, has made a deal to have its products distributed in the United Kingdom and Western Europe. The deal is with Caltag Medsystems, a life science distributor that already sells similar products in those markets, ...
The populists' average 13 percent share of the vote in Western Europe is four percent more than in 2000. They have a foothold in power in Austria and Switzerland. But while far less dominant than in the East, the gains made by the likes of Marine le Pen in France and Alternative for Germany (AfD) are ...
The rise of a new anti-capitalist, anti-globalisation, anti-establishment far left has proved equally damaging. The moderate European left that played such a fundamental part in rebuilding Western Europe's post-war democracy is not yet dead. But unless it can once more offer voters credible solutions to their ...
The early prehistoric culture that left us spectacular cave paintings, exquisite statuettes and expertly-crafted bone tools across Western Europe does seem to have sprung from an earlier, similar human culture of the Middle East, based on evidence in a cave in Israel that has been occupied for tens of ...
Mitsubishi achieved a level of plug-in sales in Western Europe that is the mid-term goal (by market share) for many other established manufacturers. In the first ten months of 2017, Mitsubishi delivered some 15,800 plug-in electric vehicles, which is 17.2% of the automaker's total sales YTD in Western ...
But like other producers of kosher meat in Western Europe, the Levys are no longer certain of the viability of their business. In recent years they have been suffering both from declining revenues due to emigration from France by Jews fearful of jihadist violence and anti-Muslim measures targeting the ritual ...
Judaica Research Centre chief Lara Lempertiene files through rediscovered Jewish documents, long thought to have been destroyed during World War II, in Lithuanian national library in Vilnius on November 3, 2017. (AFP Photo). For decades, a confessional in a church in Lithuania's capital Vilnius kept a ...
Russian military exercises conducted in September were intended to simulate a war against NATO, including the capture of Baltic states and the bombing of countries in Western Europe. Russia said that the Zapad (West) war exercises aimed to train Russia's defensive capabilities and described them as an ...
Jackals have been spotted in Western Europe, driven across the Alps by global warming and the decline of rival species. Sightings were reported by hunters in the Haute-Savoie region of France and confirmed by mammal experts at the University of Geneva who analysed footage from automatic camera ...
Russian military exercises conducted in September were intended to simulate a war against NATO, including the capture of Baltic states and the bombing of countries in Western Europe. Russia said that the Zapad (West) war exercises aimed to train Russia's defensive capabilities and described them as an ...
The European Jewish Congress has expressed grave concern about the far-right Freedom Party (FPO) led by Heinz-Christian Strache entering an Austrian government coalition with Chancellor Sebastian Kurz's centre-right People's Party. "The FPO has a long history of antisemitism and xenophobia and ...
Sceptics might believe this is just lip service. Yet the NSS mentions how the United States rebuilt Western Europe after World War II (and it was instrumental in establishing the European Union.) It had only praise for a Europe that is "one of the most prosperous regions in the world and our most significant ...
Sofia. The Special Prosecutor's Office has brought charges against seven members of an organised crime group involved in smuggling migrants through the territory of Bulgaria, the press centre of the Appellate prosecutor's Office said. Six of them were arrested on 14 December 2017 as part of a special ...
Sofia (Reuters) - Bulgarian authorities have detained a gang suspected of smuggling migrants from Iraq, Iran and Syria to Western Europe from ... "The evidence gathered indicates that the final destination of the migrants were Western Europe's countries," a spokesman for the prosecutors office told ...
"The Yellow Hats" is a different book in which Kelly Matathia Covo uses words and pictures to describe the feelings of a Greek Jewish family during the Nazi occupation and the courage of the rescuers, the common effort to defeat the evil. "The Yellow Hats", is an allegory of the story of the writer's own family ...
The new report argues that countries can reduce inequality through more progressive taxation and by subsidizing education. It points out that the United States and Western Europe had similar levels of inequality in 1980, with the top 1 percent holding about 10 percent of income. But by 2016, the top 1 ...
WASHINGTON -- More than 100 million people went to the polls six weeks ago, but the 538 who will elect Bill Clinton President are only now about to cast their deciding ballots. 50 years ago: London - A stampede to buy gold in Western Europe's bullion markets Thursday raised grave fears over the ...
In 2016, roughly 800 Romanians were trafficked in Western Europe. The majority were women, and most of them were forced into prostitution and suffered abuse. Today on the Debrief - a woman who was trafficked, a woman who saved her and a trafficker who is trying to redeem himself. Our reporter and ...
Mphasis expands footprint in Western Europe; launches digital capabilities in France Mphasis today announced it is strengthening its digital footprint in Western Europe by expanding its operations outside Mphasis Wyde in France. The announcement was made at Mphasis Wyde's 20th year anniversary ...


 

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