Tag Archives: European Union

  • May steps down as party chief, igniting leadership race

    British PM Theresa May steps down as leader of the governing Conservatives, officially triggering a contest to replace her that could see her party embrace a tougher stance on Brexit. ...

  • China’s Xi meets top EU leaders to strengthen ties

    The leaders of China, France, Germany and the EU were set to meet in Paris on Tuesday for "unprecedented" talks on how to improve ties, despite growing jitters over Beijing's massive investm ...

  • EU leaders call for end to ‘naivety’ in relations with China

    European Union leaders called for an end to naivety on Friday in relations with Beijing and said China was a competitor whose markets were not sufficiently open, although they did not spell. ...

  • China dismisses EU criticism against Tibetan activist sentence

    China dismissed criticism from foreign countries over the five-year sentence to Tibetan language activist Tashi Wangchuk, saying other countries should not interfere in its internal affairs. ...

  • European Parliamentarians express support for Middle-Way Approach

    A three-member delegation from the European Parliament expressed their support for the 'Middle-Way' Approach adopted by the Tibetans to resolve their long-standing issue with China. ...

  • UK rejects second referendum despite 4 million signatures

    The British government on Saturday formally rejected a petition signed by more than 4.125 million people calling for a second referendum on Britain's membership of the EU. ...

  • Thousands protest against Brexit in London

    Thousands marched through London on Saturday, waving European flags and chanting "We love you EU" to voice their opposition to Britain's stunning vote to quit the bloc. ...

  • Britain votes to leave European Union

    Britain has voted to break out of the European Union, striking a thunderous blow against the bloc and spreading panic through world markets Friday as sterling collapsed to a 31-year low. ...

  • Refugees keep streaming in as Europe acts to stem the tide

    A tide of refugees from the Middle East and Asia showed no sign of abating on Thursday, after European Union leaders began the task of trying to prevent it. ...

  • Thousands of refugees stranded as EU border crackdown continues

    Thousands of migrants were stranded in the western Balkans on Saturday as Croatia, Hungary and Slovenia tussled over the EU's escalating refugee crisis. ...