Michael Murphy

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Nationality: GB
May 28, 2023

Japan quake: Rescuers rush to reach survivors

Rescue teams in Japan on Tuesday (2 January) struggled to reach isolated areas hit by a powerful ear...

January 02, 2024

River Danube bursts its banks in Budapest, water highest since 2013

The River Danube burst its banks in Budapest on Thursday (28 December), with water levels at their h...

December 30, 2023

Deal on EU trash export ban hailed as end of ‘waste colonialism’

Environmental groups have applauded a landmark political agreement reached at the EU level last mont...

December 24, 2023

French-led nuclear alliance calls for new ‘low-carbon’ directive

Eleven EU countries have called on the EU to take full account of “all fossil-free energy sources” w...

December 21, 2023

Portugal, Spain and France agree to boost energy links

Portugal, Spain and France will strengthen energy links, according to a memorandum of understanding...

December 20, 2023

Cars spared from tighter exhaust standards under Euro 7 deal

A deal was reached between the European Parliament and Council on Monday (18 December) on new rules...

December 19, 2023

French Greens eye left-wing alliance for 2027 elections but reject it for EU vote

French Green Party leader Marine Tondelier said on Thursday that many left-wing voters favour presen...

December 16, 2023

‘Pay-as-you-throw’: The microchips conquering Europe’s waste bins

To reduce household waste, a growing number of local authorities in Europe have started putting micr...

December 10, 2023

EU climate chief Hoekstra refuses to disclose clients as McKinsey consultant

EU Climate Action Commissioner Wopke Hoekstra has refused to disclose who he consulted for when work...

December 09, 2023

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