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  1. 21/05/2014Eurosceptic vote success ‘would force mainstream parties into new coalitions’
  2. 21/05/2014Italy struggles with new wave of African migrants
  3. 21/05/2014Racist attacks on immigrants on the rise in Sweden
  4. 20/05/2014Far right leader Geert Wilders cuts up EU flag in Brussels
  5. 19/05/2014Power struggle for European Commission president looms after elections
  6. 19/05/2014Polish voters fret over Ukraine crisis ahead of EU election
  7. 16/05/2014UKIP: the British Tea Party set to cause a ‘political earthquake’
  8. 15/05/2014Moldova eyes EU pact
  9. 14/05/2014Le Pen, Wilders set for eurosceptic pact
  10. 13/05/2014Kiev signs EU financial aid deal
  11. 12/05/2014Italy’s “Five Star Movement” sets its sights on Europe
  12. 09/05/2014Spain: tiny foreign island of ‘full’ employment in Catalonia
  13. 07/05/2014Trade tops the agenda at the EU-Japan Summit
  14. 06/05/2014A long road to victory for Robin Hood
  15. 06/05/2014Europe’s choice: Rich man, poor man
  16. 30/04/2014Deep austerity cuts in Portugal see children hardest hit
  17. 30/04/2014EU marks 10th anniversary of 2004 enlargement
  18. 29/04/2014Rivals for Brussels top job mark out territory live on euronews
  19. 28/04/2014Reflections on first-ever debate between European Commission President candidates
  20. 28/04/2014#EUdebate2014 – Part III: Foreign Policy
  21. 28/04/2014#EUdebate2014 – Part II: The Future
  22. 28/04/2014#EUdebate2014 – Part I: The Economy
  23. 28/04/2014European presidential debate: economy
  24. 28/04/2014EU debate 2014: live studio analysis on the presidential debate from Brussels
  25. 25/04/2014Head of European Liberals, Guy Verhofstadt gives taste of his federalist recipe at campaign launch
  26. 24/04/2014Anti-corruption group rounds on EU over lobbying, conflicts of interest and closed-door culture
  27. 24/04/2014European elections: How it works?
  28. 24/04/2014Jean-Claude Juncker, European People’s Party candidate for Commission President
  29. 24/04/2014Schulz European Socialists’ choice to preside over European Commission
  30. 24/04/2014Tsipras the choice of European Left to head European Commission
  31. 24/04/2014Verhofsdadt is European Liberal Democrats’ choice for chief EU executive
  32. 24/04/2014Keller and Bové, avant garde and traditionalist
  33. 23/04/2014Juncker warns EU governments ‘don’t make a mockery of democratic process’
  34. 22/04/2014Femen hold topless protest outside National Front campaign launch
  35. 22/04/2014The centre-right gains ground ahead of next month’s European elections
  36. 21/04/2014The Greek brain drain
  37. 17/04/2014EU agrees to gas talks with Russia
  38. 16/04/2014MEPs fret over Ukraine crisis
  39. 16/04/2014Veteran MEPs make last Strasbourg bow
  40. 15/04/2014MEPs back law aimed at reducing risk of failing banks to taxpayer
  41. 14/04/2014As it happened: first-ever live debate between EU presidential candidates
  42. 14/04/2014EU foreign ministers discuss Russia sanctions
  43. 14/04/2014Ireland’s ‘Celtic Tiger’ purring again, but at what price?
  44. 10/04/2014Russia suspended from Europe’s human rights body
  45. 09/04/2014Germany strikes energy deal with EU
  46. 09/04/2014Russia faces Council of Europe sanctions over Crimea
  47. 08/04/2014Edward Snowden claims US spied on human rights groups
  48. 08/04/2014EU’s top court rules ‘anti-terror’ data storage law illegal
  49. 07/04/2014EU elections D-43: Austrian MEP slashed for racist comments, Juncker on the road discards ‘fantasy’ deal
  50. 04/04/2014European Citizens’ Initiative (ECI): How to make it succeed?
  51. 02/04/2014War-torn Central African Republic dominates EU-Africa summit
  52. 01/04/2014Pussy Riot call for tougher sanctions against Putin’s inner circle
  53. 31/03/2014Backsliding on democracy will hurt Turkey’s EU ambitions, officials say
  54. 31/03/2014China’s Xi Jinping seeks stronger trade ties with Europe
  55. 26/03/2014Obama honours WWI dead in Belgium
  56. 25/03/2014Brussels on lockdown in preparation for Obama visit
  57. 21/03/2014EU wants to reduce dependence on Russian energy
  58. 21/03/2014Ukraine signs political deal with EU
  59. 20/03/2014EU leaders eye Russia sanctions after US toughens stance
  60. 18/03/2014Syrian opposition leader seeks weapons
  61. 17/03/2014Russia could face more EU sanctions over Crimea
  62. 14/03/2014Crimea Tatar leader urges NATO intervention
  63. 13/03/2014MEPs slam Russian ‘invasion’ of Crimea
  64. 13/03/2014Unions rally against EU-US free trade pact
  65. 12/03/2014European Parliament calls for suspension of US data-sharing
  66. 12/03/2014G7 tells Russia to ‘cease’ Crimea actions
  67. 12/03/2014EU warns Russia over Crimea
  68. 11/03/2014Last Man of Fukushima takes anti-nuclear message to Strasbourg
  69. 11/03/2014MEPs seek tougher rules on money laundering
  70. 11/03/2014EU officials seek pre-election banking union deal
  71. 10/03/2014EU finance ministers, MEPs look to strike bank union deal
  72. 10/03/2014EU, US negotiators hold fresh free trade talks
  73. 04/03/2014EU’s top energy official downplays risk of fresh Russian gas dispute
  74. 27/02/2014NATO chief warns Russia on Crimea action
  75. 26/02/2014European Parliament backs tougher tobacco rules
  76. 26/02/2014EU suspends Swiss Erasmus participation for 2014
  77. 26/02/2014Door to NATO remains open for Ukraine
  78. 25/02/2014MEPs back tougher rules on seizing proceeds of crime
  79. 25/02/2014Commission upgrades growth forecasts
  80. 24/02/2014Brazil’s Rousseff eyes new Internet link with the EU
  81. 20/02/2014EU approves Ukrainian sanctions
  82. 20/02/2014EU readies sanctions against Ukraine
  83. 19/02/2014Poll predicts socialists will do best at forthcoming European elections
  84. 19/02/2014European Parliament pushes for sanctions over Ukraine violence
  85. 18/02/2014Merkel warns against rush to punish Switzerland for EU vote
  86. 18/02/2014Former Latvia PM eyes top EU job
  87. 17/02/2014Water as a human right
  88. 17/02/2014No talks on third Greek bailout yet: eurozone ministers
  89. 14/02/2014Renzi’s lack of EU experience may hurt Italy
  90. 13/02/2014Qatar will keep 2022 World Cup despite human rights concerns – FIFA official
  91. 12/02/2014MEPs reject Green asylum call for Snowden.
  92. 12/02/2014Belgium set to give minors the right to die
  93. 10/02/2014EU warns Swiss on immigration referendum result
  94. 07/02/2014EU seeks wildlife trafficking crackdown
  95. 06/02/2014MEPs request sanctions against the Ukrainian government
  96. 06/02/2014Wilders calls on Netherlands to quit EU
  97. 06/02/2014MEPs want better EU bank deal
  98. 05/02/2014MEPs want more rights for air passengers
  99. 04/02/2014Italy’s president warns euroscepticism could kill EU
  100. 04/02/2014MEPs seek more action on homophobia
  101. 30/01/2014Belgium sends ‘burden’ EU citizens letters asking them to leave the country
  102. 29/01/2014Cancellations as air traffic controllers protest against EU reform
  103. 28/01/2014FEMEN stage Brussels protest against Putin
  104. 24/01/2014Lone Ukrainian student makes her voice heard in Brussels
  105. 23/01/2014Environmentalists criticise new EU climate goals
  106. 22/01/2014EU hints at Ukraine sanctions
  107. 21/01/2014A European perspective on Turkey’s possible justice reforms
  108. 21/01/2014Serbia’s politicians in Brussels to kick-off talks on joining EU
  109. 21/01/2014Plans to reform Turkey’s justice system feature at EU/Turkey news conference
  110. 21/01/2014Eurovision winner joins Ukraine protesters in Brussels
  111. 20/01/2014EU turns to money and troops to tackle CAR conflict
  112. 20/01/2014Erdogan to meet with EU presidents in Brussels amid Turkey corruption scandal
  113. 20/01/2014EU approves plan to send soldiers to Central African Republic
  114. 20/01/2014Choose your Future: debate with MEPs on youth unemployment
  115. 16/01/2014European parties denounce plans to tighten Spain’s abortion laws
  116. 16/01/2014MEPs criticise Malta passport sale scheme
  117. 15/01/2014Reform or face irrelevance, Britain tells EU
  118. 15/01/2014Samaras defends Greece’s EU presidency
  119. 14/01/2014European Parliament probes international troika over eurozone bailouts
  120. 14/01/2014European Parliament demands recycling targets in EU war on plastic waste
  121. 09/01/2014MEPs seek to question Snowden via video over NSA spying
  122. 08/01/2014Barroso and Samaras give upbeat messages at launch of Greek EU presidency
  123. 06/01/2014EU Commission questions UK over possible migrant restrictions
  124. 19/12/2013Divisions over EU defence and banking plans at Brussels summit
  125. 18/12/2013Calls for ‘humanitarian ceasefire’ in Syria as EU pledges more aid
  126. 18/12/2013Eurozone ministers agree on fund for failed banks in banking union talks
  127. 18/12/2013European Commission tables ban on farm animal cloning
  128. 17/12/2013EU finance ministers seek ‘vital’ banking union accord
  129. 17/12/2013Deaf campaigners hope Mandela interpreter scandal will help raise standards
  130. 16/12/2013EU and Russia still at odds over Ukraine despite ‘horribly nice’ meeting
  131. 16/12/2013Left will shake up Europe, says EC presidential candidate Tsipras
  132. 13/12/2013The European Year of Citizens
  133. 12/12/2013European Parliament calls for EU intervention in Ukraine crisis
  134. 11/12/2013Stop paying Gaza officials who don’t work, say EU auditors
  135. 11/12/2013Ukraine seeks 20 bln euros in EU aid
  136. 11/12/2013Stolen Egyptian relic turns up in Belgium
  137. 11/12/2013NATO launches ‘cyber attack’ exercises
  138. 10/12/2013NATO sees Ukraine’s future in Europe
  139. 10/12/2013MEPs reject bottom-fishing ban
  140. 09/12/2013EU ministers strike tentative deal on workers’ rights abroad
  141. 09/12/2013European trade unions fume over ‘abuse’ of expat workers
  142. 09/12/2013EU backs easy in-flight listening for air passengers
  143. 06/12/2013France vows to tackle ‘new form of social dumping
  144. 05/12/2013Thousands of young European jihadists are fighting in Syria
  145. 05/12/2013Britain wants the EU to overhaul its laws on free movement amid concerns over so-called ‘benefits tourism’.
  146. 04/12/2013EU, Turkey set for visa-free travel deal
  147. 04/12/2013Greek PM has defended 2014’s budget
  148. 03/12/2013Tighten EU data laws, say top MEPs
  149. 03/12/2013Europe school pupils lag behind Asian teens
  150. 02/12/2013New EU border control system opens
  151. 02/12/2013EU’s Barroso agrees to meet Ukrainian officials
  152. 02/12/2013EU’s Rehn eyes Barroso’s job as commission chief
  153. 29/11/2013euronews speaks to Georgia President following Association Agreement with EU
  154. 29/11/2013Limited success as Eastern Partnership Summit ends
  155. 28/11/2013French researcher claims GM food lobbyists pulled study from journal
  156. 28/11/2013Lithuania President talks about Ukraine’s future with Europe at Eastern Partnership summit
  157. 26/11/2013EU’s Füle rues Ukraine’s ‘missed chance’
  158. 26/11/2013OECD chief urges banks to lend more
  159. 26/11/2013Brussels satisfied with Iran nuclear deal
  160. 25/11/2013EU looks to close tax loophole
  161. 25/11/2013EU chiefs voice anger at Russia over Ukraine ‘interference’
  162. 22/11/2013Vladimir Putin accuses EU of blackmail over Ukraine free trade deal
  163. 21/11/2013Ukraine deal is dead, EU envoy says
  164. 20/11/2013Axe ‘travelling circus’, MEPs tell EU leaders
  165. 20/11/2013Ukraine’s EU deal hangs in the balance
  166. 19/11/2013MEPs finally back EU budget after months of talks
  167. 18/11/2013EU pledges more money to typhoon-hit Philippines
  168. 18/11/2013EU foreign ministers delay Ukraine decision
  169. 17/11/2013EU waits for ‘Tymoshenko law’, mulls decision on ties with Ukraine
  170. 15/11/2013The EU and US have concluded a second round of week-long negotiations on a planned free trade deal.
  171. 15/11/2013Use of antibiotics under EU’s microscope
  172. 14/11/2013Greece and troika spar over Athens’ finance gap
  173. 13/11/2013Moscow warns Ukraine over closer EU ties
  174. 13/11/2013The frontier between the EU and Europe’s ‘last dictatorship’
  175. 13/11/2013EU probes Germany over high trade surplus
  176. 13/11/2013A European shale gas revolution?
  177. 12/11/2013Officials agree EU budget for 2014
  178. 08/11/2013EU commissioner faces tax fraud allegations
  179. 08/11/2013Dodging foreign speeding fines set to become history
  180. 07/11/2013EU must tackle bank union and too-big-to-fail
  181. 07/11/2013Georgia is not re-establishing diplomatic ties with Russia for the moment
  182. 06/11/2013Kosovo plans partial re-run of local vote
  183. 06/11/2013EU looks to unblock GMO crop proposal
  184. 06/11/2013Schulz eyes post of European Commission president
  185. 05/11/2013EU’s Rehn warns Germany over trade surplus
  186. 05/11/2013EU-Turkey talks kick off again
  187. 04/11/2013EU wants to scrap plastic bag waste
  188. 31/10/2013EU offers more aid to Kosovo
  189. 29/10/2013Saakashvili seeks EU backing for Georgia
  190. 28/10/2013Georgia ‘to remain pro-Western’
  191. 24/10/2013EU talks on digital and migrants may be overshadowed by US spying scandal
  192. 24/10/2013New EU law addresses health care across borders
  193. 23/10/2013EU action plan takes tough stance on organised crime
  194. 22/10/2013Aung San Suu Kyi shines spotlight on democracy as she receives Sakharov Prize
  195. 21/10/2013EU urges Ukraine to resolve Tymoshenko row
  196. 18/10/2013EU, Canada agree free trade deal
  197. 17/10/2013Italy seeks more EU help to deal with immigrants
  198. 16/10/2013EU slams Turkey over ‘excessive use of force’ at Gezi Park
  199. 15/10/2013MEP’s Ukraine mission extended by one month
  200. 14/10/2013Germany wins backing for car CO2 stance
  201. 11/10/2013Energy giants urge end to subsidies for ‘green’ power
  202. 10/10/2013Education activist Malala wins EU Sakharov rights award
  203. 10/10/2013Regions call for EU funding deal
  204. 10/10/2013Pakistani teenage campaigner Malala wins EU human rights prize
  205. 09/10/2013EU member states already have tools to help migrants in times of crisis
  206. 09/10/2013Barroso visits Lampedusa in wake of ‘European tragedy’
  207. 08/10/2013EU ministers discuss sharing asylum load across Europe in wake of Lampedusa tragedy
  208. 08/10/2013European Parliament vote passes weakened version of anti-tobacco legislation
  209. 07/10/2013Lampedusa tragedy puts illegal immigration squarely on the EU agenda
  210. 07/10/2013Mass lobbying by tobacco companies as MEPs vote on anti-smoking legislation
  211. 03/10/2013Greek leftist says government must do more to tackle Golden Dawn
  212. 02/10/2013Half of Europeans say austerity has failed: Gallup poll
  213. 30/09/2013Council of Europe human rights prize goes to jailed Belarus activist Bialiatski
  214. 30/09/2013Barroso unavailable for Brussels meeting with President of Catalonia
  215. 26/09/2013France plans further cuts to keep EU sweet and rebalance budget
  216. 25/09/2013NATO, Russia hold joint anti-terror exercise in Poland
  217. 25/09/2013French minister riles EU over Roma remarks
  218. 24/09/2013Ab Fab star Lumley hams it up for pigs’ rights
  219. 18/09/2013Kyrgyzstan turns to EU for advice on democracy
  220. 17/09/2013Greece makes case for continued financial support from EU
  221. 17/09/2013EU to crackdown on “designer drugs”
  222. 16/09/2013EU pledges 650 million euros in ‘New Deal’ for Somalia
  223. 13/09/2013Eurogroup’s president expects progress on Banking Union at Vilnius meeting
  224. 13/09/2013Europe has a bad track record on tobacco, says WHO
  225. 12/09/2013Oxfam sounds alarm bell on austerity
  226. 12/09/2013MEPS urge strong response to Syria’s chemical weapons
  227. 11/09/2013Avoid over-regulation, says EU chief Barroso
  228. 11/09/2013José Manuel Barroso’s State of the Union speech
  229. 11/09/2013EU’s Kroes still set on ending roaming fees
  230. 11/09/2013Barroso urges MEPs to make case for ‘stronger Europe’
  231. 10/09/2013European election campaign is launched
  232. 09/09/2013Controversy over ‘EU museum’ continues
  233. 06/09/2013Vilnius: EU foreign ministers at odds over Syria
  234. 05/09/2013British newspaper editor goes before EU spying inquiry
  235. 05/09/2013Vote on new EU tobacco laws put on ice
  236. 04/09/2013EU turns spotlight on ‘shadow banking’ sector
  237. 04/09/2013Armenia set to join Russia-led customs union in blow to EU
  238. 04/09/2013Brussels: Protesters pile pressure on EU over food prices and shortages
  239. 03/09/2013Punishing Assad will not end Syrian conflict: French MEP
  240. 02/09/2013Bigger and better: study finds European men getting taller
  241. 28/08/2013MEPs tell Russia to ease pressure on Kiev over EU pact
  242. 27/08/2013Serbia and Kosovo hold talks in Brussels
  243. 26/08/2013Syrian opposition in Brussels call for action against Assad
  244. 19/08/2013European forests near carbon saturation point
  245. 29/07/2013EU strikes solar deal with China on tariffs
  246. 24/07/2013EU proposals could make Europe’s defence industry more competitive
  247. 24/07/2013EU unveils plan to boost retail by cutting inter-bank credit card fees
  248. 23/07/2013Georgia-EU free trade talks end with progress on agreement
  249. 04/09/2012EU parliament shows off art for the first time
  250. 08/12/2011Close up: the rise of Europe’s far-right
  251. 30/06/2011EU Presidency – Poland’s dilemma
  252. 16/06/2011Europe’s bathing water quality still high despite slight drop in standards

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