# Negotiations

12.02.2018, Great Britain, Belfast: Theresa May, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, speaks in front of Stormont House at a press conference following a meeting with Varadkar, Prime Minister of Ireland. Photo: Niall Carson / PA Wire / dpa +++ (c) dpa - broadcasting +++
12.02.2018, Great Britain, Belfast: Ther […]

May to visit Brussels in bid for Brexit concessions

May has promised to report back to parliament on her negotiations with the EU, when lawmakers are expected to hold a second vote on the Brexit deal.
Deregistered vehicles, largely diesel cars, at a car recycling plant in Stuttgart, Germany, 01 March 2018. Politicians and economists are now discussing possible consequences after the verdict in Leipzig ruled in favour of a diesel car ban in order to create cleaner air. Photo: Marijan Murat/dpa
Deregistered vehicles, largely diesel ca […]

Air pollution main environmental health hazard in Europe

Around 422,000 premature deaths in 41 European countries were linked to air pollution in 2015.
The clocks of an installation ("Time field") by the artist Klaus Rinke in Duesseldorf, Germany, 24 March 2017. In the night on Sunday, the clocks will be set forward to summer time - from 2:00 to 3:00am. Photo: Federico Gambarini/dpa
The clocks of an installation ("Time fie […]

EU ministers: More time needed on daylight savings reform

Survey to which 4.6 million people responded, revealed 84 per cent of Europeans want to stop moving the clocks by an hour under daylight saving time.
The Co2 treatment plant of the Vattenfall power plant with Co2 separation in Schwarze Pumpe (Brandenburg), taken on 05.09.2013. Since 2008, experts in the pilot plant have been working on the separation of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide from flue gas. As a result, the climate killer can be stored underground (Carbon Capture and Storage - CCS technology) or otherwise used. In an interview with dpa, the CEO of VE Technology Research GmbH talks about results and problems. Photo: Arno Burgi / dpa (for dpa interview on 06.09.2013)
The Co2 treatment plant of the Vattenfal […]

EU auditors: Efforts lagging in carbon capture, renewables

EU action to support carbon capture and storage and innovative renewables has not succeeded, according to a new report from the European Court of Auditors.
Demonstrators wave EU and UK flags in London (UK) on 16.01.2018 in an anti-Brexit demonstration in front of the British Parliament in Westminster. Photo: Tom Nicholson / Zuma Press / dpa +++ (c) dpa - broadcasting +++
Demonstrators wave EU and UK flags in Lo […]

People’s Vote plans biggest rally to push for new Brexit referendum

Organizers hope over 100,000 people will gather to hear lawmakers from across Britain's political divide calling for a fresh referendum on Britain's negotiations to leave the EU.
ARCHIVE - 17.01.2018, Great Britain, London: An EU flag and a British national flag are blowing in front of the British Parliament in the Palace of Westminster. (to dpa "British hospital carriers warn of possible Brexit episodes" on 21.08.2018) Photo: - / Xinhua / dpa +++ dpa broadcasting +++
ARCHIVE - 17.01.2018, Great Britain, Lon […]

Britain, EU look for new ways out of Brexit impasse

Ahead of a Brexit summit on Wednesday, the EU has urged the UK to make "concrete proposals" to break a stalemate in negotiations.