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Swiss voters reject nationalist plan to limit jobs for European Union citizens, exit polls reveal
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Swiss voters reject nationalist plan to limit jobs for European Union citizens, exit polls reveal

In a similar referendum in 2014, the Swiss narrowly voted in favor of limiting access of EU citizens to live and work in Switzerland.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Madrid air clears up after Spain's curbs on economic activity including road transport to tackle COVID-19 situation
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Madrid air clears up after Spain's curbs on economic activity including road transport to tackle COVID-19 situation

The measures have curbed economic activity including road transport since 14 March, when the government implemented lockdown

EU puts brave face on Brexit day, says united 27 countries can tackle climate change and technological transformation
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EU puts brave face on Brexit day, says united 27 countries can tackle climate change and technological transformation

Britain leaves the EU at midnight or 23.00 UK time on Friday after nearly half a century of close-knit cooperation

EU Parliament debates anti-CAA motion, puts off vote till March; S&D Group says poll on resolution after SC's ruling on law will give 'more clarity'
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EU Parliament debates anti-CAA motion, puts off vote till March; S&D Group says poll on resolution after SC's ruling on law will give 'more clarity'

A joint motion, tabled by Members of the European Parliament against India's Citizenship Amendment Act, with an expected vote on the motion on Thursday postponed until March.

Six groups from European Parliament move resolution against CAA, abrogation of Article 370: A look at their ideological leanings
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Six groups from European Parliament move resolution against CAA, abrogation of Article 370: A look at their ideological leanings

The European Parliament is set to debate and vote on a resolution tabled by some of its members against India's Citizenship Amendment Act, which it says marks a dangerous shift in the country's citizenship regime.

European Parliament to debate, vote on anti-CAA resolution, Kashmir; claims 'dangerous shift' in India's citizenship regime
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European Parliament to debate, vote on anti-CAA resolution, Kashmir; claims 'dangerous shift' in India's citizenship regime

The European Parliament is set to debate and vote on a resolution tabled by some of its members against India's Citizenship Amendment Act, which it says marks a dangerous shift in the country's citizenship regime.

EU Parliament shouldn’t question law adopted through democratic means, say Indian govt sources as bloc readies to debate anti-CAA resolutions on 29 Jan
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EU Parliament shouldn’t question law adopted through democratic means, say Indian govt sources as bloc readies to debate anti-CAA resolutions on 29 Jan

The European Union (EU) Parliament should not take any action questioning the rights and authority of democratically elected legislatures, government sources said on Sunday, ahead of a debate on a batch of resolutions against India's new citizenship law by the powerful bloc of 28 nations

Boris Johnson signals end to Brexit deadlock, unveils legislative plan to pull Britain out of the EU on 31 January
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Boris Johnson signals end to Brexit deadlock, unveils legislative plan to pull Britain out of the EU on 31 January

Prime Minister Boris Johnson signalled an end to Britain’s era of Brexit deadlock Thursday, announcing a packed legislative program intended to take the UK out of the European Union on 31 January

Finland's Social Democratic Party names Sanna Marin for PM's post; 34-year-old set to be country's youngest prime minister
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Finland's Social Democratic Party names Sanna Marin for PM's post; 34-year-old set to be country's youngest prime minister

Finland's ruling Social Democratic Party council voted 32-29 late on Sunday to name Sanna Marin over rival Antti Lindtman

Reddit claims UK-US trade document leak linked to Russia, bans 61 accounts suspected of 'vote manipulation' ahead of general elections
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Reddit claims UK-US trade document leak linked to Russia, bans 61 accounts suspected of 'vote manipulation' ahead of general elections

The prospect of Russian interference in Britain's election flared anew Saturday after the social media platform Reddit concluded that people from Russia leaked confidential British government documents on Brexit trade talks just days before the general UK vote

Donald Trump says he will meet Boris Johnson, but will 'stay out' of UK election campaign during two-day NATO visit
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Donald Trump says he will meet Boris Johnson, but will 'stay out' of UK election campaign during two-day NATO visit

Opinion polls suggest Johnson's Conservative party is heading for a comfortable win next week but his team is nervous about any incendiary remarks from unpredictable Trump

UK PM Boris Johnson promises 'to get Brexit done', makes election pledge to bring new deal to leave EU before Christmas
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UK PM Boris Johnson promises 'to get Brexit done', makes election pledge to bring new deal to leave EU before Christmas

British prime minister Boris Johnson promised on Sunday 'to get Brexit done', with his Conservative Party making an election pledge to bring his deal to leave the European Union back to parliament before Christmas

UK election 2019: Boris Johnson unveils Conservative Party’s manifesto; promises better healthcare, education, immigration system post Brexit
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UK election 2019: Boris Johnson unveils Conservative Party’s manifesto; promises better healthcare, education, immigration system post Brexit

'I'm looking forward to sharing our manifesto', Johnson tweeted on Saturday, 'we have developed a clear plan that respects the referendum, gets it done, and allows us to move on and focus on delivering real benefits for you and your family', the centre-right party leader said

Brussels-based NGO uncovers 265 fake news websites serving 'Indian governmental interests'; portals linked to NGO behind MEPs visit to Kashmir
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Brussels-based NGO uncovers 265 fake news websites serving 'Indian governmental interests'; portals linked to NGO behind MEPs visit to Kashmir

A Brussels-based NGO on Wednesday reported that over 265 fake local news websites in more than 65 countries across the world were being controlled by an 'Indian influence network'

EU agrees to Brexit extension till 31 January; European Council chief Donald Tusk says decision expected to be formalised soon
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EU agrees to Brexit extension till 31 January; European Council chief Donald Tusk says decision expected to be formalised soon

The term flextension means that the UK will be able to leave earlier if the Brexit deal secured by prime minister Boris Johnson is ratified before 31 January

Brexit delay looms over UK Parliament after British MPs reject Boris Johnson's bid to force new divorce deal, demand more time to debate pact
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Brexit delay looms over UK Parliament after British MPs reject Boris Johnson's bid to force new divorce deal, demand more time to debate pact

European Council President Donald Tusk said Tuesday he will recommend EU leaders grant another Brexit extension, hours after British MPs rejected Prime Minister Boris Johnson's bid to force his divorce deal through parliament this week

EU did ‘all in its power’ to ensure orderly Brexit, will await British parliamentary approval before ratifying it, says Jean-Claude Juncker
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EU did ‘all in its power’ to ensure orderly Brexit, will await British parliamentary approval before ratifying it, says Jean-Claude Juncker

British prime minister Boris Johnson is desperately trying to secure a break from Brussels that severs many of the island nation's economic and political ties with Europe after 46 years of EU membership

EU fed up of Brexit, but likely to grant extension after call between Boris Johnson, European Council president Donald Tusk
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EU fed up of Brexit, but likely to grant extension after call between Boris Johnson, European Council president Donald Tusk

Once Britain sends a letter to seek an extension for the divorce, there is very little chance that the other 27 member states would refuse

Boris Johnson grudingly sends unsigned letter to Brussels seeking further delay in Brexit scheduled for 31 October
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Boris Johnson grudingly sends unsigned letter to Brussels seeking further delay in Brexit scheduled for 31 October

Prime Minister Boris Johnson grudgingly asked the European Union late Saturday to delay Brexit after the British Parliament postponed a decision on whether to back his divorce deal. But the defiant Johnson also made clear that he personally opposed delaying the UK's exit, scheduled for 31 October.

EU, Britain inch closer to Brexit deal ahead of summit today; France, Germany claim negotiations in 'final stretch'
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EU, Britain inch closer to Brexit deal ahead of summit today; France, Germany claim negotiations in 'final stretch'

The European Union and Britain inched ever closer to a Brexit deal, with the leaders of France and Germany saying they expected an agreement could be sealed at Thursday's EU summit