- EU seeks deal on bank restructuring body Updated: Mar-10-14 12:26 pm
- Revolutionary opera director Gerard Mortier dies Updated: Mar-09-14 11:44 am
- Belgian lawmakers clash over child euthanasia bill Updated: Feb-12-14 3:10 pm
BRUSSELS - European finance ministers tried Monday to agree on how to set up a joint authority that can restructure or shut down failing banks. A deal, they say, would be the final step in their effort to create a banking union that would stabilize the financial system.
BRUSSELS - Gerard Mortier, a Belgian opera director whose nonconformist style often grated the tradition-bound elite and who became a fiercely avant-garde impresario, has died. He was 70.
BRUSSELS - Belgian lawmakers clashed sharply on Wednesday over whether to grant terminally ill children the right to ask to die, a legal option already possessed by the country's adults.