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EU ministers push forward ’emergency brake’ for visa-free travel

Ministers at the Council of the European Union announced plans for an 'emergency brake' on visa-free travel, after France and Germany proposed curbing travel...

Belgium, Netherlands to distribute iodine pills for nuclear safety

Belgian Health Minister Maggie De Block has told local media that every Belgian is to receive iodine pills to safeguard against any potential nuclear incidents. Iodine...

Unemployment figures across Europe ease down, slowly

Unemployment figures fell to their lowest in four years across Europe, but youth unemployment remains a massive problem in austerity-battered countries.

Calls for a unified EU refugees policy grow

Calls are growing for a complete overhaul of EU asylum rules in the face of unprecedented numbers of refugees seeking entry to the European Union. Italy,...

Migration crisis: Germany suggests bringing back national border controls

Germany has suggested reinstating national borders as leaders meet to discuss the migration crisis affecting Europe.