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2 hrs ago | West Australian

Twenty years on, Schaeuble pleads again for core Europe

German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble renewed a call for a core group of European Union countries to move ahead faster with economic and political integration, 20 years after his ground-breaking proposal fell on deaf ears in key partner France.

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Related Topix: World News, Germany, Angela Merkel

6 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

Merkel aide downplays anti-euro party's success

The head of the Alternative fuer Deutschland , AfD, party, Bernd Lucke, celebrates after the first exit polls for the Saxony State election , in Berlin, Sunday Aug. 31, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Germany, Angela Merkel

Sun Aug 31, 2014

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Polls Say Scotland Will Spurn Independence, but Are They Right?

Opinion polls, financial markets and bookmakers are unanimous - Scotland will reject independence in a historic referendum next month and the United Kingdom will endure.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom

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Merkel unhappy with Draghi's apparent new fiscal focus : Spiegel

A German news magazine reported on Sunday that Chancellor Angela Merkel is unhappy with European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi for apparently proposing a greater emphasis on fiscal stimulus over austerity in order to boost growth in Europe.

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Daily Times

Top German spy says Islamic State's brutality eclipses al Qaeda

BERLIN: Some young Muslims are attracted to the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria because of its brutality, which makes it appear "more authentic" than al Qaeda, the head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency said in an interview on Sunday.

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Related Topix: World News, Germany, Angela Merkel

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Putin Calls For Talks To Consider Statehood For Southeastern Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin has called for "meaningful talks" to end the separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine, reiterating that the Kremlin, which is said to have allowed thousands of its soldiers to join the rebels, views the situation as an internal dispute.

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Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Russia, Asia, Vladimir Putin,

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Flag row 'deteriorated relations'

Martin McGuinness said the dispute over the flying of a Union flag over Belfast City Hall had caused a deterioration in relations The deterioration in relations between nationalist and unionist politicians in Northern Ireland was sparked by a decision to limit the flying of the Union flag over Belfast City Hall, Deputy First Minister Martin ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sinn Fein, Irish Republican Army, World News, United Kingdom, Antrim County, Northern Ireland, Down County, Northern Ireland, Belfast County, Northern Ireland

Lancashire Telegraph

Defence Secretary Michael Fallon said the country faces "very real threats"

Prime Minister David Cameron said the intelligence and security services believe that at least 500 Britons had gone to fight in Syria and potentially Iraq The UK's defences against jihadis from Britain and across western Europe need to be stiffened up, a senior Cabinet minister has insisted as David Cameron prepared to set out new counter-terrorism ... (more)

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Conservatives (UK), Terrorism

Sutton Guardian

Nigel Farage will join other Ukip representatives for a pro-Union rally in Scotland

UK party leader Nigel Farage will join Scottish party chairman Arthur Misty Thackery, Scottish MEP David Coburn and elected Ukip members from around the UK for the rally in Glasgow on September 12. Mr Thackery told the Press Association: "This rally is to show that the UK is one single united country, and we have our fellow Scots and Britons all ... (more)

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Andover Advertiser

Ukip set to hold pro-Union rally

UK party leader Nigel Farage will join Scottish party chairman Arthur Misty Thackery, Scottish MEP David Coburn and elected Ukip members from around the UK for the rally in Glasgow on September 12. Mr Thackery told the Press Association: "This rally is to show that the UK is one single united country, and we have our fellow Scots and Britons all ... (more)

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German anti-euro party could enter state assembly

A party that wants Germany to ditch the euro currency is tipped to win its first seat in a state assembly Sunday.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Scotsman.com

George Galloway assault: Man charged over 'attack'

A 39-YEAR-OLD man has been charged with a religiously aggravated assault on controversial MP George Galloway, who was left battered and bruised in an alleged street attack.

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Related Topix: Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England, Israel, Middle East

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EU threatens Russia with more sanctions

Despite tough rhetoric decrying Russia's increasing military involvement in Ukraine, European Union leaders on Sunday stopped short of imposing new sanctions against Moscow right away.

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Related Topix: NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), World News, Germany

CNN

London still busy after UK raises terror threat level

The United Kingdom may have raised its terror threat level, but the streets of London don't appear to be fazed.

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Related Topix: Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England, Terrorism, Prison

Cybercast News Service

Hundreds protest in Wales before NATO summit

Supporters take part in the 'No to NATO' protest march in Newport, south Wales, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014.

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Related Topix: NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), World News, United Kingdom

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McCartney appeals to Scotland to stay in UK

Beatles star Paul McCartney became the latest high profile figure to sign a letter calling on Scottish voters to choose to remain part of the United Kingdom in a vote on independence next month.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Celebrities, Children TV, Animated TV, The Beatles, Entertainment, Paul McCartney, Television, Mick Jagger, Pop/Rock, The Rolling Stones

Daily Times

Lawmaker who called for Israel boycott attacked in London : August 30, 2014,

LONDON An outspoken lawmaker who declared an Israel-free zone in a northern English city suffered a suspected broken jaw in an attack believed to be linked to his support for Palestinians, his party said on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News, United Kingdom

Hartlepool Mail

UK terror threat raised to 'severe' with attack 'highly likely'

This means that a terrorist attack is "highly likely", although Mrs May stressed that there is no information to suggest an attack is imminent.

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The Star Online

Executive asks for firm's name to be removed from pro-Scottish independence letter - FT

A British businessman who signed a letter supporting Scottish independence has asked for the name of his employer, a restaurant group and one of the biggest firms to appear on the list, to be removed, the Financial Times reported on Friday.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

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UK Independence Party leader Nigel Farage

Ukip leader Nigel Farage has predicted further defections should Tory deserter Douglas Carswell win a by-election and become the Eurosceptic party's first MP.

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Related Topix: Conservatives (UK), World News, United Kingdom, Prison, Home Listing, Home

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