Cooking up a treat in the UK – land of food innovation

Time was when Europeans thought British cuisine consisted of not much more than soggy fish and chips, swilled down by a warm pint of bitter (beer). That was, in fact, not so long ago, and some on European mainland still rather snobbishly (and wrongly) give a Gallic shrug at the


How do EU countries want to tackle youth smoking?

Over the past years political representatives and public health experts have been sounding the alarm over the increased number of young people, particularly minors using tobacco based products and e-cigarettes on a regular basis. The European Commission has set standards for


NATO agrees security assistance and training plan for Ukraine

NATO Defence Ministers have concluded a two-day meeting to prepare for the alliance’s summit in Washington DC in July. They discussed strengthening NATO’s deterrence and defence and support for Ukraine. The ministers agreed a plan on how NATO will lead the coordination of