21 C
Brussels
Saturday, August 18, 2018

Brussels

Norway wrestles with EU ties

While Britain looks to Norway for inspiration in its divorce from the EU, some in Oslo see the U.K. as a model for severing ties to the 28-nation bloc altogether.

EU still doesn’t know how to deal with Catalonia

Catalonia's independence referendum has shown that 90 per cent of voters backs secession from Spain, but Madrid has vowed to ignore the result after Spain's constitutional court declared the poll unlawful.

It’s time to fix the Euro

There is a renewed debate in Brussels on fixing flaws in Europe’s shared currency to prevent future crises.

Worried British government warns for Brexit chaos

Brexit will descend into chaos if British lawmakers reject a bill designed to lay the legislative framework for the country’s EU exit,.

Belgium tightens security after failed Brussels bombing

A series of small-scale attacks has left Europeans trying to balance their desire not to give in to extremism with a persistent anxiety that it could strike at any time.
european house of historyvideo

House of European History opened in Brussels

The museum, which cost 55.4 million euros plus 7 million euros in annual expenses, was criticized as "a wildly extravagant vanity project".

Train derails in Leuven, Belgium

One person has been killed and up to 20 others were injured after a passenger train derailed and flipped on its side near the Belgian capital Brussels.

EU boss fears Britain will use a 500 year old strategy in Brexit games

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said he fears Britain will divide the European Union's 27 remaining members by making different promises to each country during its Brexit negotiations.

Scottish Parliament votes against triggering Brexit

Scotland’s parliament has overwhelmingly rejected the UK government’s plan to leave the European Union, with four of its five political parties voting against starting the Brexit process.

Trending

Weather

Brussels
broken clouds
21 ° C
22 °
20 °
64%
3.1kmh
75%
Sun
24 °
Mon
21 °
Tue
24 °
Wed
25 °
Thu
21 °

The Wire