Category: Europe

Dutch ID Cards To Become Gender Free – Could More Of Europe Follow?

Dutch ID cards will be gender-free within five years, as the Government seeks to end the “unnecessary” registration of gender. And it is a move, the administration in the Netherlands is hoping could gain traction in Europe. In a letter to parliament, Education minister, Ingrid van Engelshoven explains the move aims to remove obstacles that prevent transgender […] Read More

The Harbinger of Doom Comet Neowise Meets Eerie Noctilucent Clouds During Rare Occurrences in the Morning Sky Over Europe

When European astronomers woke up this morning to photograph Comet NEOWISE (C/2020 F3), they saw something they didn’t expect. The sunrise comet was surrounded by noctilucent clouds. It was a rare morning, indeed. Comet Neowise On July 3rd, Comet NEOWISE flew past the sun near the orbit of Mercury. Some astronomers feared the comet might […] Read More

Italy’s death toll feeds fear of what lies ahead in Europe and the U.S.

Global anxiety over the coronavirus centered on Europe on Saturday, where Italy is bearing the brunt of the pandemic’s unceasing spread. Italian officials announced that 793 people had succumbed to the virus in a single day. The staggering number brought the nation’s total dead to more than 4,800, the most for a single country. As death tolls mount […] Read More

President Donald Trump suspends ALL travel from Europe for 30 days due to Coronavirus

Travel suspension begins midnight Friday, excludes the U.K. US President Donald Trump has announced that all travel from Europe to the United States will be temporarily halted for a period of 30 days, in the most significant measure yet taken to stem the spread of the lethal coronavirus. In an address to the nation on Wednesday […] Read More

Europe told to act now as coronavirus locks down north Italy and markets plunge

Italy’s prime minister promised “massive shock therapy” to beat the coronavirus on Monday and urged Europe to act decisively after markets plunged and his country sealed off much of its wealthy industrial north. France echoed Giuseppe Conte’s call for action, saying Europe must come up with a “strong, massive and coordinated response” and euro zone […] Read More

Taking the Gospel to Europe: ‘God’s Plan Is Like a Big Picture, but We Can See Only the Small Puzzle Piece’

LONDON and DUBLIN – Africa was once known as the “Dark Continent,” but Europe may deserve that label now. A majority of African nations today are Christian. A majority of Europeans say they are now either atheist or have “no religion.” In the past 20 years, church buildings have been shut down by the thousands […] Read More

Europe Leaving Christianity for ‘Paganism’

Martyr’s Free Church in Edinburgh is part of the rich history of Christianity in Scotland. Today it’s “Frankenstein,” a bar that describes itself as a family-friendly venue but also a place for stag parties, bar top dancers and monsters.  St Paul’s Church in Bristol, England is now a school for circus performers.  And in Llanera, […] Read More

Turkey Retaliates by Sending Millions of Syrian Refugees to Europe

Turkey will no longer stop Syrian refugees from reaching Europe, a senior Turkish official said, as Ankara responded on Friday to the killing of 33 Turkish soldiers in an air strike by Syrian government forces in Syria’s northwestern Idlib region. President Tayyip Erdogan chaired an emergency meeting on the attack in Ankara overnight, while Defence […] Read More