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Laszlo Andor insists that France and Denmark have more generous welfare systems than the UK
First 800 will be airlifted from the makeshift Bangui camp to the Chadian capital N’Djamena later today
Shadow Business Secretary Chuka Ummuna floats curbs on the free movement of people within EU
US forces in Afghanistan have accidentally shot a four year old boy dead in bad weather, Afghan officials have said, in the latest incident to strain ties between the uneasy allies.
People convicted of murder and other serious offences could be given prison sentences of hundreds of years to avoid a European human rights ban on life sentences, according to a report.
More than 70% religious non-government organisations (NGOs) at the UN are Christian
Abrupt conflict has already claimed more than 1,000 lives and seen 180,000 displaced, UN says
Research suggests only German public sector employees take more sick leave than their counterparts at the European Commission
The Prime Minister reveals he's prepared to block the entry of new member states unless stricter 'freedom of movement' controls are imposed
Prime Minister will urge his fellow EU leaders to learn lessons from the mistakes made when Romania and Bulgaria joined the 28-nation bloc in 2007
Final details will need to be thrashed out before tomorrow’s two-day summit of EU leaders begins in Brussels
In some areas, elephant populations have dropped by a staggering 80 per cent in six years
A car bomb has exploded in the Malian town of Kidal, killing at least two UN peacekeepers.
650 troops on the ground with more to follow, but Hollande vows to keep mission brief
The worst day of violence in the Central African Republic since Muslim-led rebels overthrew the Christian president in March has resulted in swift action from the United Nations
Leonid Kravchuk, Leonid Kuchma and Viktor Yushchenko throw support behind demonstrators as thousands rally on the capital's central square