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The immigration crisis in the Mediterranean has become critical, and the EU must take decisive action to prevent yet another humanitarian tragedy on its borders.
The number of refugees in the world is higher than ever
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Pope Francis's visit to Bosnia Herzegovina had a great impact on the region. More than 70,000 worshipers from all around the world came to Sarajevo to watch the religious leader share his message of peace and tolerance.
The majority of countries in Europe are defined as peaceful
Scientists believe the people of central Mexico developed corn from teosinte, a wild grass, at least 7,000 years ago. Also known as maize, corn eventually spread north to the southwestern …
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Europe marks this year the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo and the defeat of Napoleon on June 18, 1815. Many Europeans consider it a special day that decided Europe’s fate and put an end to the bloody conflicts across the continent.
The High-Speed Rail Network is growing in Europe
In the next few decades most European countries will be overtaken by the emerging economies
The European Union Debt Crisis
Powering Europe into the Future
Construction is at the top of this list
7 European countries are among the top 10 happiest countries in the world according to this year's UN's World Happiness Report.
A small guide into drinking with different European nations
The importance of recycling natural resources to the economy.
The European Games will take place in Baku, Azerbaijan
Turkey held its 24th general election in its history last 7th of June. The new 550 MPs are now part of the 25th Grand National Assembly of Turkey. As expected, the Justice and Development Party (AKP) won the election but for the first time in power they did not achieved majority. A coalition government will now govern Turkey during next years if the parties agree of one. They have 45 days to achieve a consensus before a new elections can be marked.
In the EU and Beyond
The success of pro-Kurdish party HDP has been a big surprise.
Romanian PM, Victor Ponta, is charged with forgery, money-laundering, conflict of interest and tax evasion.
European entrepreneurship on the rise
The UK has been the European country with the highest number of colonies
The news has thus far been packed with election news from many member states of the European Union. To name but a few: there were recently elections in Greece which saw Tsipras and Syriza take power, in the UK the Conservatives surprised many by winning a majority, and the local Spanish elections have also made the headlines due to the rise in new parties such as the Ciudadanos and Podemos, which have shaken the current ruling axis, it shows that the people of Spain are far from content with the status quo.
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European countries are leading in the quality of public WiFi