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Can anything save Europe’s center-left? – The Washington Post

In the cold light of day, things do not look much better for Italy’s political establishment. After voters delivered astonishing mandates to two populist parties on Sunday, the biggest losers seemed to be Matteo Renzi and Silvio Berlusconi, the two former prime ministers who led Italy’s once-dominant center-left and center-right blocs. They knew …

Eurostar to Add Amsterdam in April in Biggest Network Expansion – Bloomberg

Trains from London will reach Dutch city in 3 hours 41 minutes Launch marks CEO Petrovic’s last move before joining Siemens Amsterdam, Netherlands. Photographer: Jasper Juinen/Bloomberg Eurostar International Ltd. will link London with the Netherlands by rail starting April 4 in the biggest expansion of the Channel Tunnel express operator’s network since it …