Brussels

  • Merkel frosty on the US over 'unacceptable' spying allegations 25-10-2013 12:26 PM

    Brussels: German Chancellor Angela Merkel accused the United States of an unacceptable breach of trust on Thursday after allegations that the US bugged her personal mobile phone, and she indicated data agreements with Washington may have to be revised. Arriving for a two-day summit in Brussels overshadowed by the allegations...
  • 20-year-old student from Odisha represents India at Human Rights summit in Brussels 15-09-2013 03:11 PM

    Presenting the perspective of youths at the International Human Rights Summit in Brussels, 20-year-old engineering student from Odisha Samarendra Patra is proud for having put thrust on peace in the world fora. "Making a presentation before a world summit of youths was an opportunity that helped me express my views...
  • Brussels heist: Robbers take diamonds worth $50 million in 11 minutes 20-02-2013 11:04 AM

    Eight masked gunmen forced their way through the security fence at the Brussels International airport. ...
  • Pirates take 5 Indian sailors hostage off Nigeria 19-12-2012 06:55 PM

    Abuja: Five Indian sailors aboard a German oil tanker were kidnapped by heavily armed pirates who attacked the ship in waters off Nigeria's southern coast which have become a hotbed of pirate activity. The ship's operators, Medallion Marine said on Thursday the ship SP Brussels was attacked roughly 65 kilometres...
  • Brussels Summit: UK rejects Eurozone deal 10-12-2011 08:57 AM

    European leaders reached a new deal on Friday to try and resolve the Eurozone debt crisis without UK's approval. ...
  • EU forges fiscal union, sees way out of crisis 10-12-2011 07:52 AM

    Brussels: Working almost to exhaustion and persuading countries one by one, European leaders agreed Friday to redefine their continent - hoping that by joining their fiscal fortunes they might stop a crippling debt crisis, save the euro currency and prevent worldwide economic chaos. Only one country said no - Britain....
  • Brussels Summit: EU leaders agree on fiscal pact 09-12-2011 11:34 AM

    Brussels: European Union leaders sealed a new fiscal pact ensuring tougher budget discipline but failed to agree on a treaty change to enshrine the rules, meaning a deal may now involve the 17 euro zone nations plus any others that want to join, diplomats said. An agreement involving all 27...
  • Brussels Summit: EU meets to end financial crisis 09-12-2011 07:56 AM

    At the two day summit in Brussels, French President Nicolas Sarkozy and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have called for treaty changes including tighter budgetary rules and deficit caps. ...
  • Brussels summit: EU seeks more unity to save euro 09-12-2011 07:46 AM

    Brussels: European leaders are wrestling over how much of their sovereignty they are willing to give up in a desperate attempt to save the ambitious project of continental unity that grew from the ashes of World War II. At stake at the summit in Brussels, which began on Thursday evening,...
  • Europe, US puts pressure on Gaddafi to quit 12-03-2011 02:32 PM

    Tripoli/Brussels: Europe and the United States stepped up diplomatic pressure on Muammar Gaddafi to quit, while on the ground his forces used their superior strength to press their advantage against rebels. President Barack Obama said on Friday the United States and its allies were tightening the noose around Gaddafi and...
  • Don't block affordable Indian medicines, EU urged 10-12-2010 03:10 PM

    Brussels: As leaders from India and the European Union (EU) meet for a bilateral summit in the Belgian capital, health activists Friday urged the 27-nation bloc not to prevent access to affordable Indian medicines. In a statement before the 11th India-EU summit opened, Medecins Sans Frontières (MSF) - a global...
  • Take a look at beer manufacturing in Brussels 15-11-2008 10:54 PM

    People in Belgium are obsessed with beer. ...
  • What has Sonia shining in Brussels 13-11-2006 04:38 PM

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  • Mush urges India to act on Kashmir 12-09-2006 06:44 PM

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