Tag archive for ‘Europe’s’
By admin On Saturday, January 16th, 2021

Rothschild Heirs: Who Are the Living Descendants of Europe’s Famous Banking Dynasty

On Saturday, 57-year-old Baron Benjamin de Rothschild unexpectedly died from a heart attack, leaving behind four daughters. He was president of the family-owned Edmond de Rothschild Holding SA and considered one More...

By admin On Monday, December 21st, 2020

Europe’s regulator approves Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine for use in the EU

The European Medical Agency has recommended the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine be granted authorization for use in the EU, representing a major step in the continent’s efforts to tackle the Covid-19. On Monday the More...

By admin On Friday, December 18th, 2020

Europe’s Covid-19 death toll passes 500,000 – AFP tally

According to data compiled by the AFP news agency, Europe has hit the solemn milestone of 500,000 deaths from Covid-19. The virus has infected more than 23 million people across the continent to date. The tally More...

By admin On Thursday, December 10th, 2020

“Reality is pressing on them”: How Europe’s media covered Brexit talks

Despite ending without any news, last night’s dinner between Boris Johnson and European Commission boss Ursula Von Der Leyen dominated most of the UK’s front pages. “Deadlock at Dinner”, More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 2nd, 2020

Heathrow: strike takes off at Europe’s largest workplace

Thousands of frontline workers at Heathrow Airport have begun strike action against the company’s fire and rehire tactics, reports Yonas Makoni Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Friday, November 27th, 2020

Belgium culls 151,000 chickens after Europe’s latest bird flu outbreak on farm near French border

A Belgian chicken farm reported Europe’s latest outbreak of highly infectious H5N5 bird flu on Friday, the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) said in an alert. Thousands of birds have been culled as More...

By admin On Friday, November 13th, 2020

Europe’s COVID-19 second wave: criminal capitalist negligence

Europe is in the middle of a deadly second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. This new wave of infections now accounts for half of all daily COVID-19 deaths worldwide and the figure is already higher than during the More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 3rd, 2020

Europe’s COVID-19 pandemic spirals out of control

European governments’ pretensions to have handled the pandemic more intelligently than the Trump administration have been exposed as a cynical and deadly fraud. World Socialist Web Site (en)  More...

By admin On Friday, October 23rd, 2020

‘Out of control’ Spain in Covid-19 turmoil as health minister calls for ‘drastic measures’ to tackle Europe’s worst numbers

Spain needs “drastic measures” to tackle its “out of control” second wave of Covid-19 infections, the country’s health minister has warned. “Very hard weeks are coming,” Salvador Illa told More...

By admin On Monday, October 19th, 2020

Ireland to put nation under ‘Europe’s strictest’ quarantine for six weeks amid record daily Covid-19 infections

Dublin has decided to impose a national lockdown for six weeks that has been described by the Irish government itself as the harshest in Europe – all to curb the spread of Covid-19 that has been topping record More...