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"The visit will be an opportunity to consult and exchange views towards consolidating cooperation and bilateral relations binding the Kingdom of Bahrain and the EU Parliament member states", the Speaker said. He underlined the keenness of the Council ...
The EU-US Privacy Shield framework, which has faced a barrage of criticism since its approval in July, took another hit last week when the European Parliament's civil liberties, Justice, and Home Affairs Committee ("LIBE Committee") narrowly voted in ...
The European Parliament's right-wing political group Europe of Nations and Freedom (ENF) opposes EU anti-Russia policy, as Russia is a partner with experience in fighting terrorism, Vice-Chair of ENF from France Edouard Ferrand told Sputnik, echoing ...
The European Parliament should ensure that EU funds for refugees also reach those with disabilities, Human Rights Watch (HRW) and the European Disability ...
Negotiations should be tied to access to the market," Mr Ivan Lopez van der Veen, who represents the Spanish fishing association Pesquera Ancora, said at the EU Parliament last week. Non-British EU vessels currently land almost eight times more fish ...
German Vice Chancellor, economy and Energy Minister Sigmar Gabriel (R) and former European Parliament President Martin Schulz arrive at a press conference at the Social Democratic party (SPD) headquarters Willy-Brandt-Haus in Berlin on January 24, ...
The second edition of the annual European Islamophobia Report (EIR), published by Turkey's leading think tank the Foundation for Political, Economic and Social Research (SETA), will be presented in a panel at the European Parliament in Brussels on ...
Antonio Tajani, the European Parliament's president, said that he was concerned about the dissatisfaction EU citizens express more and more often.
UKIP MEP skewers EU Parliament over UK's 'stolen' fishing waters. Brexit is the only way to reverse 40 years of "injustice" and return Britain's fishing waters to its rightful owners, according to a UKIP Mep.
The decision to ban a Turkish newspaper from the European Parliament was condemned as a "massacre" of press freedom by Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag on Friday.
The European Parliament signed off last week on a proposal aimed at tackling conflict minerals trade, bringing the proposed measure closer to becoming law.
Secretary General of Sri Lanka Parliament Dammika Dissanayake told the Daily Mirror that five from each of these two bodies would undertake a visit to Brussels next month to study the functions of the European Union Parliament. "This is an invitation ...
The European Parliament signed off last week on a proposal aimed at tackling conflict minerals trade, bringing the proposed measure closer to becoming law.
European Parliament chief Antonio Tajani said securing the rights of millions of EU citizens after Brexit was a "red line" when negotiations begin soon.
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Remarks by Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem that southern countries blew money on drinks and women were unacceptably "racist and sexist", EU Parliament head Antonio Tajani said today. "To say these racist and sexist comments is wrong, for me it's ...
HILARIOUS moment baby disrupts EU Parliament as MEP mum tries to give serious speech. A SWEDISH MEP found herself competing for attention during a serious speech in the European Parliament as her little toddler made repeated attempts to grab the ...
Dublin's branch of the High Hopes Choir, a choir made up of people affected by homelessness, performed in the European Parliament yesterday and it was all sorts of emotional for many reasons.
Brussels has been stung by criticism over its proposals to bankroll a permanent armed guard for the EU Parliament president, Antonio Tajani, and to invest in new restaurant and creche facilities.
A week after Dutch police attacked a number of Turkish journalists who were covering the forced deportation of a Turkish minister in Rotterdam, a Christian Democrat Dutch member of the European Parliament took steps to stop copies of the Daily Sabah ...
'Why don't you mind your own business? Why do you have to fuck with us, goddamn it,' says the Philippine President.
THE European Parliament ratified a resolution that sought the immediate release of detained Senator Leila M. de Lima and expressed support for an independent international investigation on the alleged extra-judicial killings during the Duterte ...
European Parliament lawmakers voted against a non-binding motion to prohibit oil and gas exploration in the Arctic. Although a symbolic vote, the motion's rejection could set the tone for Brussels' future appetite in regulating and protecting the ...
The investment world is as new to digital currencies as central banks and governments are, although the latter have perhaps been quicker to caution against the potential of digital currencies to be used fraudulently.
Where was the EU Parliament when addicts were creating crime and taking lives before Duterte's time? To them it almost sounds like they're protecting criminals and not looking after victims.
Arrested drug suspects are cuffed with plastic tie cables following a raid by agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) at an informal settlers' community inside the sprawling compound of a public cemetery Thursday, March 16, 2017 in ...
Far-right Polish MEP, Janusz Korwin-Mikke has been suspended for 10 days and will lose his daily subsistence allowance for 30 days over his comments that women are weaker and less intelligent than men, so they should earn less.
The EU Parliament has backed new regulations for tougher food inspections from farm to fork in a bid to qualm consumer worries of food fraud after the horse ...
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The European Parliament on Thursday issued a joint motion calling for the release of Senator Leila de Lima who was earlier arrested for her alleged links in the illegal drug trade.
EU Parliament for tighter rules on conflict minerals. EU lawmakers have thrown their weight behind a bill to tighten regulations on the trade of minerals that have been used to finance armed conflicts around the globe.
The European Parliament is pictured during the plenary session Wednesday, March 15, 2017 in Strasbourg, eastern France. AP/Jean-Francois Badias.
guy verhofstadt1 Member of the European Parliament (MEP) delegated to negotiate on the UK deal, Guy Verhofstadt. Reuters. London - The European Parliament will demand that Britain continues to participate in key European Union institutions as part of ...
Brussels (AP) " The European Parliament is questioning a decision by the EU's executive to end a standoff with Germany over its plans to introduce a highway toll for passenger cars.
The European Parliament recently published a report detailing amendments to the Directive on the prevention of the use of the financial system for the purposes ...
European Union lawmakers have voted to toughen the bloc's gun laws and close loopholes exploited by attackers in France. The lawmakers passed the rules on Tuesday in a 491-178 vote, with 28 abstentions.
European Union Parliament says 'enemies' of EU should be denied bloc funding. The EU should deny funding to far-right parties that want to "destroy" the bloc, a top European Parliament figure urged on Tuesday.
As published by Chain Reaction Research, the environment committee of the European Parliament last week adopted a resolution, in a 56 to 1 vote, urging the ...
PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia, as a palm oil producer, strongly opposes a proposed European Union (EU) Parliament resolution on the commodity, said Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister, Datuk Seri Mah Siew Keong.
Korwin-Mikke would also be deprived of lawmakers' daily subsistence allowance for 30 days, a sum totaling 9,210 euros ($9,800).
Former Saudi justice minister tells EU Parliament: terrorism has no religion. Sheikh Dr. Mohammed bin Abdulkarim Al-Issa speaks at a conference hosted by the European Parliament in Brussels.
The European Association for Biometrics (EAB) sent a letter to the European Parliament last month requesting legislation to enable easier access to data required for testing biometrics products and systems.
Brussels (dpa) - Martin Schulz, the main challenger to German Chancellor Angela Merkel in elections later this year, overstepped his authority in his previous role as president of the European Parliament when he sought lucrative promotions for staffers ...
Polish MEP Janusz Korwin-Mikke gave a controversial explanation for the pay gap.
The EU's new rules governing medical device and in vitro diagnostics (IVDs) are one step away from being fully adopted. On Tuesday, the 28 members of the Council of the EU unanimously voted to adopt the Medical Device Regulations (MDR) and In Vitro ...
A relatively imbalanced report presented in the European Union Parliament by Brussels-based South Asian Democratic Forum (SADF) has pointed out religious seminaries of Pakistan as a major hindrance in promoting quality education in Pakistan.
(CNN) Members of the European Parliament have called for the European Commission to impose visas on US citizens visiting Europe amid an ongoing dispute over visa restrictions against five EU nations.
A Polish member of the European Parliament has launched another sexist tirade, calling it a "20th century stereotype that women have the same intellectual potential as men," and saying the stereotype "must be destroyed because it is not true.
The MEPs call for greater clarity on R&D costs, including the share of publicly-funded research, and on the marketing of medicines in order for patients not to pay twice for the same medicine.
MEPs gathered in a mini-plenary in Brussels have, on Thursday 02 March, voted to strip French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, the Front National leader, of her immunity, after on Wednesday 01 March the parliament's legal affairs committee had ...


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