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EU Anti-Fraud Head Stripped of Immunity

Giovanni Kessler, the head of EU anti-fraud authority OLAF, has had his immunity from prosecution lifted, EU authorities have confirmed.

World » EU | March 11, 2016, Friday // 14:25 | Viewed: 62997

EU Starts Legal Action Against Hungary for ‘Stop Soros’ Migrant Law

The European Commission, the European Union’s legal institution, on Thursday sent a formal letter of notice to Hungary, the first step of an infringement procedure, over the government’s “Stop Soros” law.

World » EU | July 20, 2018, Friday // 13:24 | Viewed: 1598

EU to Hit Google with 4.3 Billion Euro Fine in Android Case

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU antitrust regulators will on Wednesday levy a 4.

World » EU | July 18, 2018, Wednesday // 12:41 | Viewed: 1899

EU Law Enforcement and Google Take on Terrorist Propaganda in Latest EUROPOL Referral Action Days

On 9 and 10 July 2018, Europol’s Internet Referral Unit (EU IRU) organised the tenth joint Referral Action Days with colleagues from specialized units from Belgium, France, Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom.

World » EU | July 17, 2018, Tuesday // 15:46 | Viewed: 2151

Former UK Minister Calls for Second Vote on Brexit to End Stalemate

LONDON (Reuters) - A former senior British minister called on Monday for a second referendum to solve a parliamentary stalemate on Brexit, saying Prime Minister Theresa May’s proposals for new ties with the European Union were a fudge that satisfied no on

World » EU | July 17, 2018, Tuesday // 11:07 | Viewed: 1649

EU's Jean-Claude Juncker Filmed Stumbling at Nato Event (Video)

Footage has emerged showing European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker having to be supported by Nato leaders after repeatedly stumbling.

World » EU | July 13, 2018, Friday // 10:25 | Viewed: 1604

EU Steps up Humanitarian Aid in Somalia with €89.5 Million

Brussels, 11 July 2018

World » EU | July 12, 2018, Thursday // 15:17 | Viewed: 1816

Eurostat: EU Population up to Nearly 513 million on 1 January 2018

On 1 January 2018, the population of the European Union (EU) was estimated at 512.

World » EU | July 12, 2018, Thursday // 15:14 | Viewed: 2205

EU Cuts Euro Zone Growth Forecast, Blames U.S. Trade Wars

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission on Thursday cut its forecasts for the euro zone’s economic growth this year, citing among the top causes for its revision trade tensions with the United States and rising oil prices which push the bloc’s inflat

World » EU | July 12, 2018, Thursday // 14:55 | Viewed: 1760

Italy Stops Ship with Migrants, Turns up Pressure on EU Allies

ROME (Reuters) - Italy has refused to allow a commercial vessel flying an Italian flag to bring ashore rescued migrants, apparently keeping up a hardline policy on new arrivals as it presses European allies to share the burden of hosting an influx of disp

World » EU | July 10, 2018, Tuesday // 12:36 | Viewed: 1818

Britain's Brexit Minister David Davis Steps Down

LONDON: Britain's Brexit minister David Davis has resigned two days after the cabinet approved a plan to retain strong alignment with the European Union even after leaving the bloc, British media reported on Sunday.

World » EU | July 9, 2018, Monday // 10:35 | Viewed: 1860

The EU is Polling Citizens if Daylight Saving is Really Necessary

The European Commission has launched a public poll on whether its biannual daylight saving rules should be scrapped for good.

World » EU | July 6, 2018, Friday // 11:29 | Viewed: 7316

The EU Extends the Sanctions Against Russia with Half a Year Because of its Actions in Ukraine

On 5 July 2018, the Council prolonged economic sanctions targeting specific sectors of the Russian economy until 31 January 2019.

World » EU | July 6, 2018, Friday // 09:51 | Viewed: 2731

The EP Rejected the Controversial Copyright Directive

318 votes against and 278 votes in favor of MEPs rejected the contested copyright directive, whose opponents claim to risk imposing unprecedented censorship on the Internet.

World » EU | July 5, 2018, Thursday // 16:21 | Viewed: 2743

Austria Wants to Close the EU for Migrants

The New Fedaralist - After Viktor Orban and Matteo Salvini, Sebastian Kurz enters more and more in the anti-immigration parade.

World » EU | July 5, 2018, Thursday // 13:13 | Viewed: 10618

Orban: Hungary will Return Migrants to Greece

Hungary has no option and does not want to accept migrants who will be returned from Germany.

World » EU | July 5, 2018, Thursday // 13:11 | Viewed: 2424

Thailand Cave Rescue: Search Teams Unsure how to Free Trapped Boys

Chiang Rai, Thailand (CNN)The initial relief that greeted the dramatic discovery of the trapped Thai soccer team has given way to concern, as rescuers begin the difficult task of attempting to free the 12 boys and their coach from deep inside the flooded

World » EU | July 3, 2018, Tuesday // 12:06 | Viewed: 2306

Governance of the Energy Union: Council Confirms Deal Reached with the European Parliament

The EU ambassadors of the member states confirmed, on behalf of the Council, the provisional agreement reached on 19-20 June between the Bulgarian Presidency and the European Parliament on the Energy Union governance regulation.

World » EU | July 3, 2018, Tuesday // 12:05 | Viewed: 1777

Facility for Refugees in Turkey: Member States Agree Details of Additional Funding

On 29 June 2018, the 28 EU member states agreed on how to finance an additional €3 billion for the EU Facility for Refugees in Turkey to support Syrian refugees.

World » EU | July 3, 2018, Tuesday // 12:04 | Viewed: 1871

The EU Grants Additional Funds to Spain and Greece to Handle Migration

The European Commission has announced that it is urgently granting additional funds to Greece and Spain to improve the conditions in the migratory camps on their land.

World » EU | July 2, 2018, Monday // 14:41 | Viewed: 2530

European Leaders have Reached an Agreement on Migration


World » EU | June 29, 2018, Friday // 11:55 | Viewed: 6422

High-Level Tripartite Conference in Sofia Discusses Building a more Social Europe in the Context of the European Pillar of Social Rights

Working towards a more social Europe and reducing the wage and development gap among Member States through the European Pillar of Social Rights was the topic of discussion at a European high-level tripartite conference on the European Pillar on Social Rig

World » EU | June 28, 2018, Thursday // 10:12 | Viewed: 18905
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