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  • EU prepares measures against Myanmar coup leaders Feb 22, 2021 04:26 PM IST

    EU prepares measures against Myanmar coup leaders

    The EU ministers condemned the arrests and called for the unconditional release of the President, Suu Kyi and all those held since the coup.

  • Pfizer-BioNTech to get EU 200 million more COVID-19 shots Feb 17, 2021 04:57 PM IST

    Pfizer-BioNTech to get EU 200 million more COVID-19 shots

    The Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine was the first of three so far to be approved for use in the EU, which has faced strong criticism for a slow start to its vaccination campaign compared with countries such as Israel, Britain and the United States. The other two EU-approved vaccines are from Moderna and AstraZeneca.

  • Foreign envoys in J&K to assess situation post Article 370 Feb 17, 2021 03:07 PM IST

    Foreign envoys in J&K to assess situation post Article 370

    This is the third visit of foreign envoys to J&K after the abrogation of Article 370 and the erstwhile state's bifurcation into two union territories.

  • EU to launch programme for 'second generation' COVID-19 vaccines Feb 17, 2021 11:50 AM IST

    EU to launch programme for 'second generation' COVID-19 vaccines

    The "HERA incubator" programme, which begins Wednesday, will bring together the pharmaceutical industry, laboratories, health authorities and researchers, Ursula von der Leyen told French daily Les Echos on Tuesday.

  • Johnson & Johnson files for EU COVID vaccine approval Feb 16, 2021 10:31 PM IST

    Johnson & Johnson files for EU COVID vaccine approval

    The single-shot vaccine would be the fourth jab to be approved for use across the 27-nation European Union if it gets the green light from the Amsterdam-based European Medicines Agency.

  • EU says in appeal that Apple tax ruling was 'contradictory' Feb 01, 2021 09:08 PM IST

    EU says in appeal that Apple tax ruling was 'contradictory'

    In an online summary of the appeal posted online, the EU said the lower court's decision 'constitutes contradictory reasoning,' saying it misinterpreted the lack of staff at Apple's two Irish units to represent the level of technology licensing attributed to them.

  • COVID-19 Vaccine | AstraZeneca to supply 9 million more vaccine doses to European Union Feb 01, 2021 07:04 AM IST

    COVID-19 Vaccine | AstraZeneca to supply 9 million more vaccine doses to European Union

    European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said after a call with seven vaccine makers Sunday that AstraZeneca will also begin deliveries one week sooner than scheduled and expand its manufacturing capacity in Europe

  • European Union tightens COVID-19 vaccine export rules, creates post-Brexit outcry Jan 30, 2021 10:18 AM IST

    European Union tightens COVID-19 vaccine export rules, creates post-Brexit outcry

    Under the post-Brexit deal, EU products should still be able to travel unhindered from the bloc to Northern Ireland.

  • EU regulator authorizes AstraZeneca vaccine for all adults Jan 29, 2021 09:03 PM IST

    EU regulator authorizes AstraZeneca vaccine for all adults

    The EU bet heavily on the AstraZeneca shot, which is cheaper and easier to handle than some other vaccines, with orders for 300 million doses to be delivered after authorization and options for another 100 million doses.

  • EU tells Google, Facebook and Twitter to extend fake news watch, COVID-19 in focus Jan 28, 2021 07:30 PM IST

    EU tells Google, Facebook and Twitter to extend fake news watch, COVID-19 in focus

    The companies have been told to provide more data on how disinformation spreads during the coronavirus crisis and on the granular impact of their actions in EU countries.

  • AstraZeneca pulls out of vaccine delivery talks: EU official Jan 27, 2021 07:47 PM IST

    AstraZeneca pulls out of vaccine delivery talks: EU official

    The official, who asked not to be identified because of the sensitivity of the talks said the EU would “insist on them” coming back to the negotiating table to explain the delay in deliveries once the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine gets approved for use by the European Medicines Agency.

  • COVID-19 Vaccine update | EU pressures AstraZeneca to deliver vaccines as promised Jan 26, 2021 03:19 PM IST

    COVID-19 Vaccine update | EU pressures AstraZeneca to deliver vaccines as promised

    AstraZeneca's announcement that it will deliver fewer vaccines to the EU early on has only increased pressure on the 27-nation bloc, especially since Pfizer-BioNTech, the first vaccine to get EU approval, failed last week to keep up its promised deliveries to the EU.

  • Ahead of Kashmir debate by UK MPs, LS Speaker says 'Respect sovereign mandate of other Parliaments' Jan 13, 2021 09:52 PM IST

    Ahead of Kashmir debate by UK MPs, LS Speaker says 'Respect sovereign mandate of other Parliaments'

    Birla's remarks came hours ahead of a debate on "political situation in Kashmir", scheduled in the UK Parliament on January 13. A day earlier, the UK MPs had discussed the topic of "persecution of Muslims, Christians and minority groups in India."

  • EU clears London Stock Exchange's $27billion takeover of Refinitiv on conditions Jan 13, 2021 06:48 PM IST

    EU clears London Stock Exchange's $27billion takeover of Refinitiv on conditions

    The transaction is permitted under "commitments that will ensure that the markets will remain open and competitive," European Union competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager said in a statement

  • China raises 'deep concerns' at WTO meet over India’s FDI scrutiny: Report Jan 07, 2021 02:45 PM IST

    China raises 'deep concerns' at WTO meet over India’s FDI scrutiny: Report

    China’s statement came during WTO review of India’s trade policy after the United States and European Union (EU) flagged issues like increase in import duties

  • EU regulator approves Moderna coronavirus vaccine Jan 06, 2021 06:20 PM IST

    EU regulator approves Moderna coronavirus vaccine

    The vaccine is the second to be authorised by the European Medicines Agency for the 27-nation bloc after Pfizer-BioNTech's got the green light in late December.

  • A COVID-19 shot for $150? Online scams surge as slow vaccine rollout frustrates Jan 05, 2021 07:10 PM IST

    A COVID-19 shot for $150? Online scams surge as slow vaccine rollout frustrates

    Scams include emails promising entry to supposedly secret lists for early vaccine access and robocallers impersonating government agencies. Message boards on the so-called dark web have added COVID-19 vaccines to more traditional illicit goods for sale.

  • British PM Johnson's father applying for French citizenship Dec 31, 2020 04:53 PM IST

    British PM Johnson's father applying for French citizenship

    Stanley Johnson, a former member of the European Parliament who voted Remain in Britain’s 2016 referendum, told RTL radio he wanted to become a French citizen because of strong family links to France.

  • European Union and China to agree major investment deal Dec 30, 2020 06:31 PM IST

    European Union and China to agree major investment deal

    The pact, which is still expected to take months to be finalised and fully ratified as a legal text, boosts ties between two of the world's biggest economies.

  • With Biden, Britain's Brexiteers lose cheerleader Dec 27, 2020 08:42 PM IST

    With Biden, Britain's Brexiteers lose cheerleader

    Even as trade talks dragged on, Britain reached a deal with Brussels on special arrangements for Northern Ireland -- a sign to observers that Biden's election had already made an impact.

  • French champagne makers toast post-Brexit deal with thirsty Brits Dec 27, 2020 05:45 PM IST

    French champagne makers toast post-Brexit deal with thirsty Brits

    Joseph Perrier, which sells around 20 percent of its 800,000 bottles per year to Britain, does not have the scale to absorb the kind of blow a no-deal would have dealt to its business.

  • Trucker, fisherman, scientist... the voices of Brexit Dec 27, 2020 12:05 PM IST

    Trucker, fisherman, scientist... the voices of Brexit

    With that standstill period coming to an end on December 31, the realities of Brexit will arguably become tangible for both Britons and their counterparts on mainland Europe for the first time.

  • European businesses hopeful of China-EU investment deal Dec 26, 2020 07:22 PM IST

    European businesses hopeful of China-EU investment deal

    The China-EU Comprehensive Agreement on Investment has been in the works for seven years, and is expected to pave the way for European businesses to invest in financial services, telecommunications, electric vehicles and other sectors that are gradually being opened up for foreign investment in China.

  • Britain and EU publish Brexit trade agreement Dec 26, 2020 04:25 PM IST

    Britain and EU publish Brexit trade agreement

    The deal includes a 1,246-page trade agreement, as well as agreements on nuclear energy, exchanging classified information, civil nuclear energy and a series of joint declarations.

  • EU nations start assessing post-Brexit trade deal with UK Dec 25, 2020 05:31 PM IST

    EU nations start assessing post-Brexit trade deal with UK

    The strong show of unity is testament to EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier, who has worked relentlessly to keep all EU nations and the groups within the EU parliament in the loop of developments throughout the torturous negotiations.

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