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Ireland Outlines Post-Austerity Plan

published about 3 hours ago
Ireland’s government set out its program for life after austerity in a plan that will see some tax cuts, as well as increases in spending that may include pay raises for public-sector workers.

U.K. Could Win Back Some Powers From EU, Says Juncker

published about 4 hours ago
The European Commission president said that changes to the European Union treaty are still possible that could reconcile U.K. demands with the concerns of its partners.

U.K. Economy Slows Ahead of Election

published about 5 hours ago
The rate of U.K. growth halved during the first three months of this year, official figures showed, casting a shadow over the government’s economic track record a week ahead of a closely fought national election.

Sweden to Hear Julian Assange Appeal

published about 5 hours ago
Swedish court will hear an appeal to lift a detention order against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange over sexual assault allegations.

In Greece, Tsipras Signals Possible Referendum Vote on Credit Deal

published about 5 hours ago
In Greece, Tsipras Signals Possible Referendum Vote on Credit Deal
The prime minister says that if a plan falls outside his government’s mandate, “then the Greek people will have to give the answer.”