Tuesday

28th Feb 2017

Ticker

India threatens court action against EU mango ban

India on Friday threatened to take the EU to the World Trade Organisation over its ban on mango imports, reports AFP. The EU imposed the ban in March after it found a high number of "pests, mainly insects, like non-European fruit flies" in the Indian consignments.

Maltese PM hails pope, calls for multispeed EU

Malta's prime minister Joseph Muscat said that Pope Francis has "the skills and vision" to inspire the EU and that some EU countries should integrate more to be able to act.

News in Brief

  1. Le Pen party in new EU fraud allegations
  2. May to end rights of EU nationals after Article 50 triggered
  3. Nato warns against Armenia-Azerbaijan 'escalation'
  4. EU: No military solution to Nagorno-Karabakh war
  5. EU adopts visa-free brake mechanism
  6. Trump and Brexit drew on same resources
  7. Romanian protestors form EU flag at anti-government rally
  8. Over 3,500 attacks on refugees in Germany: report

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