Macron’s promise to reinvent himself may not save his presidency

This post was originally published on this siteThe French president is facing a barrage of criticism from voters and colleagues. Will a leftward turn be enough? Emmanuel Macron meeting with

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Norway and Denmark drop mutual border controls – but exclude Sweden

This post was originally published on this siteNorway and Denmark are to drop border controls between the two countries but have excluded their Scandinavian neighbour Sweden, which has taken a

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‘A political gale’: world’s press on Dominic Cummings’ self-defence

This post was originally published on this siteWorld media have reacted with disbelief to Dominic Cummings’ defence of his trip to Durham, saying that what the “machiavellian”

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France and Spain expected to announce easing of lockdowns

This post was originally published on this siteFrance and Spain are expected to announce plans to lift their strict Covid-19 lockdowns, even as official figures in Germany showed the infection

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Czech Republic: shops reopen as UK said to be studying Prague’s exit plan

This post was originally published on this siteMany shops in the Czech Republic outside shopping malls were reopening on Monday after the government brought forward its five-stage lockdown exit

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Norway and the A-ha moment that made electric cars the answer

This post was originally published on this siteIn 1995, the lead singer of the 1980s band A-ha and the head of the Norwegian environmental group Bellona climbed improbably into a converted

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Brexit weekly briefing: farce over Big Ben bong a fitting end to the saga

This post was originally published on this siteWelcome to the … Click here to read full article

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Brexit weekly briefing: UK and EU all smiles but faultlines obvious

This post was originally published on this siteJohnson and Von der Leyen hold ‘positive’ talks – then UK is accused of acting ‘like cowboys’. Jon Henley ·

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Green surge expected in Swiss elections as climate concern grows

This post was originally published on this siteMore than 27% of Swiss voters say the climate crisis will be a determining factor in their vote, prompting predictions of a green surge and a fall

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Father of family found in Dutch farmhouse ‘was trying to start cult’

This post was originally published on this siteThe father of a family that spent nearly a decade living in a secret room in a Dutch farmhouse once belonged to the Rev Sun Myung Moon’s

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