Europe

Non Prescription Weight Loss Pill Will Be Soon Available In Europe

The European Medicines Agency (EMEA) gave a green signal to drug company GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) to market its non-prescription weight loss pill alli (orlistat) in all 27 member countries of the European Union and Norway as well.

Hungary's currency falls to all time low

Hungary's currency falls to all time lowBudapest - The Hungarian forint, fell to its lowest point ever against the euro on Tuesday morning, trading at around 287.5, having already hit a record low of 286.5 on Monday evening.

Czech EU presidency cloaks Bulgaria "toilet" portrait in art work

Brussels - The Czech EU presidency Tuesday cloaked a segment in a controversial art installation in Brussels which portrays Bulgaria as a psychedelic Turkish squat toilet.

Security officials confirmed that the display of Bulgaria was covered up over night, after the portrayal had provoked outrage in Sofia.

Croatia: forget the crisis, forget football, here comes handball!

Zagreb - Croatian sport fans are normally focused on football heroes, but the nation's handball players, hosts of the world championship starting Friday, thoroughly stole the show over the past month.

Cold weather causes disruptions across Europe

Berlin -Germany was experiencing Wednesday the coldest weather in more than 20 years, with overnight temperatures dropping below minus 20 degrees centigrade.

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