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EU parliament head sets 'red line' on citizens' rights post-Brexit

Added: 23.03.2017 13:07 | 0 views | 0 comments

European Parliament chief Antonio Tajani said securing the rights of millions of EU citizens after Brexit was a "red line" when negotiations begin soon.


[Ticker] Russia invites EU diplomats to occupied Crimea

Added: 22.03.2017 16:35 | 4 views | 0 comments

The Russian foreign ministry Wednesday invited EU diplomats to "see with their own eyes" how Russian occupation of Ukraine's Crimea peninsula for the past two years has led to "positive changes in the lives of people" there. It spoke after the EU foreign service and the European Parliament voiced support for political prisoners in Crimea, amid Russian persecution of the native Crimean Tatar activists.

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Additions to the EU transparency register (March 13-20)

Added: 22.03.2017 14:47 | 5 views | 0 comments

Last week 65 new organizations signed up in the joint transparency register of the European Commission and the European Parliament. New entries include: Aktionsbündnis Urheberrecht für Bildung und Wissenschaft Arla Foods amba Arnessons Entreprenad o Foder Asociatia Nationala a Crescatorilor de Caprine din Romania CAPRIROM Association for Consumer Rights Avicenna Alliance - Berenberg Capital Markets ...]


Martin Schulz: the 'anti-Trump' candidate unanimously selected to take on Angela Merkel at the German election

Added: 21.03.2017 22:02 | 16 views | 0 comments

Social Democratic Party has gained around 10 points in opinion polls since former European Parliament President was appointed in late January


Germany's SPD endorses Schulz as leader and Merkel challenger

Added: 20.03.2017 23:51 | 6 views | 0 comments

Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) on Sunday formally endorsed former European Parliament President Martin Schulz as their leader and challenger to Chancellor Angela Merkel in what is set to be a tightly contested national election in September. The SPD has undergone a revival since nominating Schulz in late January, gaining around 10 points in opinion polls and signing up thousands of new members as the 61-year-old focuses his campaign on social justice. "The SPD is back! We're back!" Schulz told around 600 delegates at a party meeting in Berlin shortly before he was chosen as SPD leader in a vote in which all 605 of the valid votes gave him a 'yes'.

'Don't f*** with us!' Philippine President RAGES at European Union in FURIOUS tirade

Added: 20.03.2017 9:25 | 1 views | 0 comments

PHILIPPINE President Rodrigo Duterte has warned the European Parliament “don’t f*** with us” after he was condemned for his plans to reinstate the death penalty.


Germany’s Social Democrats pick Schulz to challenge Merkel

Added: 20.03.2017 6:51 | 6 views | 0 comments

Martin Schulz, 61-year-old former head of the European Parliament, was elected the new leader of the Social Democrats (SPD) Sunday, becoming Chancellor Angela Merkel's chief rival in Germany's September election.


Swedish MEP takes her baby to work in European Parliament chamber

Added: 17.03.2017 15:59 | 7 views | 0 comments

Jytte Guteland has called for workplaces to be more 'child friendly'


Philippines tells EU lawmakers to butt out after criticism of drugs war

Added: 17.03.2017 11:40 | 7 views | 0 comments

The Philippines derided the European parliament on Friday for interfering in its affairs after it issued a resolution calling for the release of a top critic of the president's war on drugs, which it said should target narcotics networks instead of users.


EU accused of wasting time and cash on frivolous questions including ‘does water HYDRATE?’

Added: 16.03.2017 11:54 | 3 views | 0 comments

THE European Parliament’s new president Antonio Tajani has been chastised by Jean-Claude Juncker for wasting time and money on rambling and frivolous questions.


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