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Hungary and Poland split over Russian energy – EURACTIV.com

The Capitals brings you the latest news from across Europe, thanks to on-the-ground reporting by EURACTIV’s media network. You can subscribe to the newsletter here. Before you start reading today’s edition of Capitals, be sure to take a look at EURACTIV Media Network’s round-up where we take a look at …

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Ukraine. Police arrest over 1,700 anti-war protesters in Russia as anger erupts over invasion | world news

More than 1,700 anti-war protesters have been arrested in 54 cities across Russia – as dozens of protesters express their fury at Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine. At least 957 people were detained in Moscow as Kremlin forces advance on site of Chernobyl nuclear disaster Thursday. Hundreds of people also …

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Traveling with Pride: How the Travel Industry Welcomes LGBTQ+ Travelers

walk the walk While it’s understandable that travelers don’t want to go somewhere they can’t be themselves, Tanzella points out that many destinations are off-limits as a result. “Many countries that have progressive laws today had very different laws a decade ago,” he says, encouraging travelers to do their research …

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Expo 2020 Dubai: Sheikh Mohammed and Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez discuss bilateral relations – News

A number of memorandums of understanding have been signed to enhance cooperation in various fields. wham By Wam Published: wed 2 feb 2022, 20:28 His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, met Pedro Sanchez, Prime Minister of Spain, at Expo 2020 …

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With socialist rule at stake in Portugal election, far-right eyes big wins » Capital News

The prospect of another weak minority government comes as Portugal tries to boost its tourism-dependent economy which has been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic © AFP/File / PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA Lisbon (AFP), January 30 – Portugal votes in a close election on Sunday, with no party set to …

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Spanish Equities – Factors to Watch on January 25

Jan 25 (Reuters) – Spanish shares next could be hit by newspaper reports and other factors on Tuesday. Reuters has not verified the newspaper articles and cannot guarantee their accuracy: REPSOL (REP.MC) Peruvian Prime Minister Mirtha Vasquez said on Monday the government was considering sanctioning a major local refinery owned …

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Novak Djokovic returns to Belgrade after being expelled from Australia

Djokovic traveled to Belgrade from Melbourne via Dubai after losing a legal challenge on Sunday against the Australian government’s decision to cancel his visa on public health and order grounds. Crowds gathered at the airport to welcome the 34-year-old Serb back home – chanting his name and holding banners and …

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Top sustainability trends for 2022, greening air travel and discussing plant-based diets

This week current climate, which every Saturday brings you a balanced view of the news of sustainable development. Sign up to receive it in your inbox every week. The World Economic Forum has once again postponed its annual event in Davos, Switzerland, due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, but its …

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Spain wants EU to handle COVID as ‘common flu’ – EURACTIV.com

The Capitals brings you the latest news from across Europe, through on-the-ground reporting by EURACTIV’s media network. You can subscribe to the newsletter here. Before you start reading today’s edition of Les Capitales, do not hesitate to consult the article US, Russia make no inroads or concessions in security talks, …

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COVID testing policy put under the microscope as Omicron sweeps the world

Governments scramble to prevent staff shortages from disrupting economies US reports nearly 1 million new infections in one day One in 15 people had COVID-19 in England last week – study France records “supersonic” rise in infections LONDON / JERUSALEM, Jan. 5 (Reuters) – Britain and Israel review their COVID-19 …

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Cayman Islands, Spain, Portugal and Buenos Aires welcome remote digital nomadic workers to relocate

Spain plans to attract foreign workers with tax incentives. getty Lately, the account has been about the upsurge in Omicron cases, the closings of businesses, schools, and the cancellation of air flights and live events. As Doom scrolls through social media, you miss something. In the midst of the chaos …

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“A Francoist reverie”: how the Spanish right clings to its imperialist past | Spain

TPerhaps better known is Plaza Mayor, where tourists congregate to drink strong beers and feast on overpriced paella. So perhaps the Puerta del Sol, where the inhabitants ring the new year by eating a grape on each of the 12 chimes. But Madrid’s Plaza de Colón, a 25-minute walk from …

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Floods in northern Spain cause 2 deaths and lost crops

More than 50 people were evacuated from areas of northern Spain hit by record flooding following heavy rains and snowfall ThroughThe Associated Press 13 December 2021, 14:10 • 2 minutes to read Share on FacebookShare on twitterEmail this article MADRID – More than 50 people were evacuated on Monday from …

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‘A great man’: Lula’s challenge to Bolsonaro is welcome in Europe | Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva

It was a welcome adjustment for a president. Republican Guards at the Élysée Palace. A standing ovation to the European Parliament. A front-page interview in Spain’s biggest newspaper in which the visiting dignitary was hailed as a “cyclone” of energy. “He’s a great man, ” gushed the mayor of Paris, …

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France pledges $ 2.2 billion to strengthen appeal to tourists

(Bloomberg) – France is pledging € 1.91 billion ($ 2.2 billion) to help boost the country’s attractiveness as a tourist destination in a plan presented by Prime Minister Jean Castex on Saturday. Renovating hotels, cafes, restaurants and other facilities to make them more environmentally friendly, for example by boosting bicycle …

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A week for the wait to end

Updates on the global economy Sign up for myFT Daily Digest to be the first to know about global economic news. This article is an on-site version of our The Week Ahead newsletter. Register now here to receive the newsletter directly in your inbox every Sunday Hello and welcome to …

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Fire breaks out in New Greece, causing evacuations

Published on: 09/21/2021 – 01:14 Athens (AFP) A forest fire broke out in a Greek seaside town northeast of Athens on Monday, burning brush and pine trees and prompting preventive evacuations, firefighters said. The latest blaze comes after Greece was rocked by deadly fires last month fueled by a heat …

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Tallinn has just been named Green Capital of Europe for 2023

The Estonian capital of Tallinn has been crowned the Green Capital of Europe for 2023. Yesterday evening, the highly anticipated environmental award was presented in the Finnish city of Lahti, respective winner in 2021. Tallinn beat the competition of Krakow, Poland; Sofia, Bulgaria and Helsingborg, Sweden will be recognized as …

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SMH and The Age readers respond

Billy Boy: “The comments below show how desperately someone needs to create a sarcasm font. Even when the mind is a hammer, people still miss it! benzion: “Yes, Julie is sarcastic, and it’s absolutely amazing how many seemingly intelligent people haven’t figured that out. However, IMHO, unless you believe your …

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Travelers to Spain no longer need a PCR test

From Monday, travelers no longer need a negative PCR test to enter Spain, the Spanish Ministry of Health announced on Friday. A negative antigen test, proof of a full vaccination against Covid-19 or a recovery from a recent coronavirus infection will be enough to travel to Spain. The decision to …

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Lockdown skeptic seeks to eclipse far right in Madrid vote

MADRID – Hailed as a flagship of the Spanish anti-lockdown movement, the head of the country’s capital region has made Madrid this year a European exception, where bars, restaurants, museums and concert halls have remained open so even as the contagion rates were straining hospitals. Madrid President Isabel Díaz Ayuso’s …

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Spanish minister sent death threat with bloody knife

OVIEDO from Spain Spain’s Tourism Minister Reyes Maroto confirmed on Monday that someone had sent him a death threat and a knife with what appears to be blood on it. “You can imagine how difficult it is,” she told reporters after leaving the police station where she denounced the letter. …

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Letters to the Editor, April 6, 2021

It refers to “Privatizing public sector banks is not a good idea” (April 6). The need to privatize public sector banks (PSBs) is not only due to high NPAs. The expansion of PSBs began in the 1970s with the opening of branches in rural and non-banking areas and these banks …

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Head of TDP Yanamala – The New Indian Express

Through Express news service VIJAYAWADA: Demanding that the state government publish a white paper on the state’s financial situation, top TDP leader and former finance minister Yanamala Ramakrishnudu blamed the YSRC regime’s “anti-PA policies” for the deterioration from the financial position to the point of non-payment of wages to employees …

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