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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: 64624

Intense Week of Talks Ahead of Brexit Showdown Summit

European governments get their own say on Brexit this week as they debate future ties with London in the run-up to Sunday's summit to sign Britain's divorce papers, reports AFP.

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Fuel Protests in France: MAP Reveals Locations of Planned Road Blocks

A growing protest group known as the 'yellow vests' are planning to block French roads and bring traffic to a standstill across the country on November 17th to voice their anger over the rising cost of diesel and petrol in France.

World » EU | November 17, 2018, Saturday // 14:10 | Viewed: 1805

Protesters Call For Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis' Resignation

Several thousand protesters gathered in Prague on Thursday to demand that Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis resign over suspected criminal corruption.

World » EU | November 16, 2018, Friday // 11:47 | Viewed: 1892

EU Calls an Extraordinary Meeting on Brexit

European Union leaders will meet in Brussels on Nov.

World » EU | November 15, 2018, Thursday // 14:42 | Viewed: 1845

Germany Welcomes Draft Brexit Deal

Germany welcomed a draft agreement between Brussels and London on Britain’s exit from the European Union, reported Anadolu Agency.

World » EU | November 15, 2018, Thursday // 09:35 | Viewed: 1881

Ognian Zlatev, EC: Romania Took a Step Back on Important Topics, EC Adds 8 more Recommendations

Romania has taken a step back on the important topics, the European Commission is making 8 additional recommendations, Ognian Zlatev, Head of the EC Representation in Bulgaria, told Focus Radio regarding the latest monitoring reports.

World » EU | November 14, 2018, Wednesday // 18:05 | Viewed: 1841

High Prices For Conversations with Other EU Countries Will be Limited

Lower prices for telephone calls between EU countries are proposed by the Parliament in Strasbourg.

World » EU | November 14, 2018, Wednesday // 15:00 | Viewed: 3027

The EU introduces mandatory fingerprints and a chip into ID cards

The EU Commission plans to launch a proposed law to increase security within the bloc's borders, including fingerprinting in ID cards, reported the Bulgarian National Television.

World » EU | November 14, 2018, Wednesday // 14:48 | Viewed: 2443

UK and EU 'Agree Text' of Draft Withdrawal Agreement

UK and EU officials have agreed the draft text of a Brexit agreement after months of negotiations, reported BBC.

World » EU | November 14, 2018, Wednesday // 08:21 | Viewed: 2213

No-deal Brexit Plan ‘Will Include New Border in Irish Sea’

A Brussels plan to put a customers border in the Irish Sea if there is no Brexit agreement will be included in a divorce deal, suggests a leaked letter from Theresa May.

World » EU | November 9, 2018, Friday // 15:25 | Viewed: 2402

German Manfred Weber Secures EPP Backing for Commission Top Job

German EU lawmaker Manfred Weber won the backing of Europe’s center-right parties on Thursday to stand in the race to become European Commission president next year.

World » EU | November 8, 2018, Thursday // 16:01 | Viewed: 2678

Only 19 of 751 MEPs Еnrol For Anti-Harassment Course

Of the 751 members of the European Parliament, just 19 have signed up for a pilot training course on how to recognize and prevent harassment at the workplace, according to euobserver.

World » EU | November 8, 2018, Thursday // 14:52 | Viewed: 2297

European People’s Party to Vote For Potential 2019 Successor to the Current Commission President

It is an election campaign intended to catapult the winner into one of the EU’s top jobs, but 445 million voters could be forgiven for not noticing.

World » EU | November 8, 2018, Thursday // 13:18 | Viewed: 2451

Emmanuel Macron Calls for Creation of a ‘True European Army’ to Defend Against Russia and the US

Emmanuel Macron has called for the creation of a “true European army” to allow the EU defend itself from threats ranging from Donald Trump to Vladimir Putin, according to independent.

World » EU | November 6, 2018, Tuesday // 14:26 | Viewed: 2626

Poland Risks Falling Out of EU, Warns Donald Tusk

Donald Tusk warned on Monday that the bitter feud between Warsaw and Brussels over the rule of law could lead to Poland stumbling out of the EU by accident.

World » EU | November 6, 2018, Tuesday // 09:16 | Viewed: 2592

EU Unemployment Falls to Record Low

The euro area (EA19) seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 8.

World » EU | November 2, 2018, Friday // 14:26 | Viewed: 3179

Angela Merkel Will Quit as Christian Democrat Party Chairwoman

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has told leaders of her party that she will not seek re-election as chairwoman at a conference in early December, a senior senior party source said.

World » EU | October 29, 2018, Monday // 12:25 | Viewed: 3128

EU Summit to Defuse Migrant Tension, Set Brexit Countdown

AFP - European leaders will gather Wednesday for a summit to put summer tensions over migration behind them and to set up the last stretch of talks for a Brexit deal.

World » EU | September 19, 2018, Wednesday // 14:11 | Viewed: 3954

Poland Banned from EU Judicial Body

AFP - Poland was banned Monday from the EU body representing the member states' judicial institutions over its perceived lack of independence after controversial government reforms.

World » EU | September 18, 2018, Tuesday // 13:07 | Viewed: 6955

By April 2019, EU Countries must say Whether they Want Summer or Winter Time

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union will scrap the twice-yearly seasonal clock change across the bloc from October 2019, leaving member states to decide by April whether they will stick permanently to summer or winter time, the European Commission sai

World » EU | September 16, 2018, Sunday // 12:47 | Viewed: 4843

Hungary Vote Deepens Rift in European Right

The European Parliament's vote to censure Hungary presents the assembly's dominant centre-right bloc with a dilemma over whether to retain its populist Hungarian allies or expel them months before elections.

World » EU | September 14, 2018, Friday // 15:38 | Viewed: 7180
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