80 more migrants rescued as Richard Gere shines light on their plight

Credit to Author: hmallorca| Date: Mon, 12 Aug 2019 10:53:22 +0000

rescuers

Hollywood star Richard Gere highlighted the plight of those stranded after boarding a charity ship.

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EU extends humanitarian aid for dengue victims

Credit to Author: racosta| Date: Fri, 02 Aug 2019 21:45:53 +0000

The European Union will donate 100,000 euros (around P5.69 million) in humanitarian funding to help the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) respond to the ongoing dengue outbreak.

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Badoy: EU, Belgium almost done cutting CPP-linked fronts’ funding

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Sat, 27 Jul 2019 07:50:52 +0000

Badoy: EU, Belgium successfully cut funding for CPP-linked fronts

PCOO Undersecretary Lorraine Badoy said international funding to leftist groups allegedly tagged as “fronts” of CPP-NPA has been almost completely shut off.

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Lawmakers impede next UK leader’s path to a no-deal Brexit

Credit to Author: acerojano| Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 17:45:17 +0000

Lawmakers impede next UK leader's path to a no-deal Brexit

With Britain set to get a new pro-Brexit leader within days, lawmakers on Thursday erected a roadblock in the path of any attempt by the incoming prime minister to take the country out of the European Union without a divorce deal.

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Italian socialist Sassoli to be president of EU Parliament

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Wed, 03 Jul 2019 12:48:24 +0000

Italian socialist Sassoli to be president of EU Parliament

Italian socialist David-Maria Sassoli was elected Wednesday to head the European parliament, completing the bloc’s appointment process for its top jobs.

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Climate change is hot topic in the European Parliament vote

Credit to Author: Dennis Maliwanag| Date: Sat, 25 May 2019 01:20:12 +0000

Climate change is hot topic in the European Parliament vote

Hungry tourists stream into the glass-fronted balcony of Michael Recktenwald’s restaurant on the German island of Langeoog, with its splendid view of the North Sea and the blue skies above.

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Brexit conundrum is defeating Britain’s political system

Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Sat, 13 Apr 2019 09:57:01 +0000

Anti-Brexit demonstrator

As a symbol of the woes of Britain’s Brexit-era democracy, it could hardly be bettered. Lawmakers had to be sent home in mid-debate last week when water from a burst pipe began gushing into the House of Commons chamber.

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