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EU chief Ursula von der Leyen self-isolates as member of staff tests positive for COVID-19
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EU chief Ursula von der Leyen self-isolates as member of staff tests positive for COVID-19

The European Union leaders’ summit began on Thursday, and the second day's agenda includes COVID-19 response, post-Brexit trade talks and climate change

India-EU summit: Narendra Modi says partnership important for 'economic restoration' post COVID-19
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India-EU summit: Narendra Modi says partnership important for 'economic restoration' post COVID-19

Addressing the 15th India-EU summit, Modi said there is a need for more cooperation among democratic nations to deal with economic problems.

Queen Elizabeth says Brexit on 31 October a 'priority', reopens new parliamentary session with first speech since June 2017
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Queen Elizabeth says Brexit on 31 October a 'priority', reopens new parliamentary session with first speech since June 2017

'My government's priority has always been to secure the United Kingdom's departure from the European Union on 31 October,' said Queen Elizabeth while addressing the UK parliament.

Brexit: UK prime minister Theresa May says she will step down before 2022 national election
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Brexit: UK prime minister Theresa May says she will step down before 2022 national election

Arriving at an EU summit in Brussels on Thursday, May said: "I think it is right that another party leader takes us into that general election."

Conservative lawmakers celebrate as Brexit Bill becomes law; Theresa May calls it a 'historic moment'
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Conservative lawmakers celebrate as Brexit Bill becomes law; Theresa May calls it a 'historic moment'

The Brexit bill has undergone more than 250 hours of acrimonious debate in the Houses of Parliament since it was introduced in July 2017.

EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier hopes for 'constructive' Brexit talks
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EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier hopes for 'constructive' Brexit talks

The EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier said he hoped for a "constructive" start to Brexit talks with Britain as formal negotiations began in Brussels.

Leo Varadkar, gay son of Indian immigrant, becomes Ireland's youngest prime minister
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Leo Varadkar, gay son of Indian immigrant, becomes Ireland's youngest prime minister

When Leo Varadkar's Indian father, Ashok, moved to Ireland in the 1970s, he chose one of Western Europe's most socially conservative countries to call home.

Angela Merkel, Francois Hollande seek new EU 'roadmap' at Bratislava summit
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Angela Merkel, Francois Hollande seek new EU 'roadmap' at Bratislava summit

The Bratislava summit is intended to give the EU a new sense of purpose after the existential crisis triggered by Britain's shock referendum decision to quit the bloc.

EU diplomats believe Britain may never trigger formal Brexit process
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EU diplomats believe Britain may never trigger formal Brexit process

Despite growing pressure from EU leaders, Cameron was not expected to trigger Article 50 at an EU summit on Tuesday, another senior EU official said.

PM Modi at EU summit wants to defuse row over Italian marine
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PM Modi at EU summit wants to defuse row over Italian marine

India blamed Italy for delaying the repatriation of an Italian marine who has been detained in Delhi for four years as Prime Minister Narenda Modi arrived at a summit with the EU in Brussels hoping to defuse the long-running row.

PM Modi leaves for Brussels, says 'strong economic ties' with Belgium will be on agenda
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PM Modi leaves for Brussels, says 'strong economic ties' with Belgium will be on agenda

Prime Minister Narendra Modi late Tuesday night left for Brussels as part of the three-nation tour.

#Brexit fight: PM David Cameron faces off with 27 EU leaders in 'battle for Britain'
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#Brexit fight: PM David Cameron faces off with 27 EU leaders in 'battle for Britain'

Prime Minister David Cameron faced off Thursday against the 27 other European Union leaders, telling them to grant his country a new deal to settle the festering issue of their relationship or face a possible divorce as soon as this summer

Refugees, Euro and Brexit: Multiple crises challenge EU ahead of summit that starts on Thursday
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Refugees, Euro and Brexit: Multiple crises challenge EU ahead of summit that starts on Thursday

As EU leaders prepare for a Brussels summit that starts Thursday, analysts believe the combined strain of challenges including a refugee crisis, threats facing the euro currency and Britain's plan to hold a referendum on whether to leave the EU may be unbearable for the 28-nation bloc.

Our pilots are not mercurial as yours: Greek PM Tsipras trolls Turkey's Davutoglu on Twitter
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Our pilots are not mercurial as yours: Greek PM Tsipras trolls Turkey's Davutoglu on Twitter

A highly unusual online exchange took place on Twitter between the prime ministers of Greece and Turkey late on Sunday.

British PM, EU on cusp of a showdown over Juncker's nomination for top job
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British PM, EU on cusp of a showdown over Juncker's nomination for top job

"I know the odds are stacked against me, but it doesn't mean you change your mind," David Cameron added, knowing that virtually all of the other 27 EU member states would vote for Juncker.

Spain bailout hopes shore up world markets ahead of EU summit
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Spain bailout hopes shore up world markets ahead of EU summit

The surprise decision late on Tuesday by Moody's to maintain its credit rating on Spain has also helped shore up sentiment, and investors think it's only a matter of time before the country will make a request for help to Europe's bailout fund