Politics – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Sat, 17 Feb 2018 15:52:28 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.2 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png Politics – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 Juncker warns against ‘mixed up’ Brexit talks as May requests defence treaty https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/juncker-warns-against-mixed-up-brexit-talks-after-may-requests-defence-treaty/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/juncker-warns-against-mixed-up-brexit-talks-after-may-requests-defence-treaty/#comments Sat, 17 Feb 2018 15:17:09 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1214213 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/juncker-warns-against-mixed-up-brexit-talks-after-may-requests-defence-treaty/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/11/Royal_Navy-150x150.jpg150150 France eyes EU law to crack down on terrorists’ 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+0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1213516 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/northern-ireland-talks-collapse-london-says-deal-still-possible/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Nortern-Ireland-talks-150x150.jpg150150 Luxembourgish makes comeback, bid for EU approval https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/luxembourgish-makes-comeback-bid-for-eu-approval/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/luxembourgish-makes-comeback-bid-for-eu-approval/#respond Thu, 15 Feb 2018 06:26:43 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1213523 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/luxembourgish-makes-comeback-bid-for-eu-approval/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/shutterstock_796465219-150x150.jpg150150 Germany’s SPD vows to clash with ‘down for the count’ Merkel 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https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/09/Boris-Johnson-Downing-Street-150x150.jpg150150 Schulz resigns in bid to calm party ahead of coalition deal vote https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/schulz-resigns-in-bid-to-calm-party-ahead-of-coalition-deal-vote/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/schulz-resigns-in-bid-to-calm-party-ahead-of-coalition-deal-vote/#respond Wed, 14 Feb 2018 06:08:26 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1213159 https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/schulz-resigns-in-bid-to-calm-party-ahead-of-coalition-deal-vote/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/h_54113761-150x150.jpg150150 Fact or Fake: A brothel for zoophiles to open in Denmark? https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/video/14-febfact-or-fake-a-brothel-for-zoophiles-to-open-in-denmark/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/video/14-febfact-or-fake-a-brothel-for-zoophiles-to-open-in-denmark/#respond Wed, 14 Feb 2018 06:01:16 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=video&p=1212861 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/video/14-febfact-or-fake-a-brothel-for-zoophiles-to-open-in-denmark/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Brothel-150x150.jpg150150 Upgraded customs union should serve as bedrock of EU-Turkey ties https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/upgraded-customs-union-should-serve-as-bedrock-of-eu-turkey-ties/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/upgraded-customs-union-should-serve-as-bedrock-of-eu-turkey-ties/#respond Wed, 14 Feb 2018 05:56:03 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1212843 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/upgraded-customs-union-should-serve-as-bedrock-of-eu-turkey-ties/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/shutterstock_380443024-1-150x150.jpg150150 Octogenarian Spaniard enrols in Erasmus scheme https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/octogenarian-spaniard-enrols-in-erasmus-scheme/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/octogenarian-spaniard-enrols-in-erasmus-scheme/#respond Wed, 14 Feb 2018 05:55:49 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1213104 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/octogenarian-spaniard-enrols-in-erasmus-scheme/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/h_54113123-150x150.jpg150150 US defence chief to press Europeans on military spending https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/us-defence-chief-to-press-europeans-on-military-spending/ Wed, 14 Feb 2018 05:48:31 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?p=1213130 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/Jim-Mattis_CREDITJim-Mattis_Flickr-150x150.jpg150150 Brussels must bite the bullet on a common EU migration policy https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/opinion/brussels-must-bite-the-bullet-on-a-common-eu-migration-policy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/opinion/brussels-must-bite-the-bullet-on-a-common-eu-migration-policy/#comments Wed, 14 Feb 2018 05:47:00 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1212939 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/opinion/brussels-must-bite-the-bullet-on-a-common-eu-migration-policy/feed/ 2 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/migrants_lesvos_gfreece_CREDITAnjo-Kan_Shutterstock-800x450-150x150.jpg150150 EU adds pressure on online platforms with plan for fast removal of terrorist content https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/eu-adds-pressure-on-online-platforms-with-plan-for-fast-removal-of-terrorist-content/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/eu-adds-pressure-on-online-platforms-with-plan-for-fast-removal-of-terrorist-content/#respond Wed, 14 Feb 2018 05:43:31 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1213136 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/eu-adds-pressure-on-online-platforms-with-plan-for-fast-removal-of-terrorist-content/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/09/Apps-Facebook-Social-Media-Media-Social-Network-998990-150x150.jpg150150 Germany’s energy and climate policy is taking shape https://www.euractiv.com/section/air-pollution/news/germanys-energy-and-climate-policy-is-taking-shape/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/air-pollution/news/germanys-energy-and-climate-policy-is-taking-shape/#comments Tue, 13 Feb 2018 13:29:17 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212867 https://www.euractiv.com/section/air-pollution/news/germanys-energy-and-climate-policy-is-taking-shape/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/electric_car_CREDITEPA-150x150.jpg150150 Scholz likely to succeed Schäuble as German finance minister https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/scholz-likely-to-succeed-schauble-as-german-finance-minister/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/scholz-likely-to-succeed-schauble-as-german-finance-minister/#respond Tue, 13 Feb 2018 12:14:30 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212900 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/scholz-likely-to-succeed-schauble-as-german-finance-minister/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/h_54066020-150x150.jpg150150 Benefits of EU carbon market reform for UK clouded by Brexit ‘uncertainty’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/emissions-trading-scheme/news/benefits-of-eu-carbon-market-reform-clouded-by-brexit-uncertainty/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/emissions-trading-scheme/news/benefits-of-eu-carbon-market-reform-clouded-by-brexit-uncertainty/#respond Tue, 13 Feb 2018 09:55:20 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212830 https://www.euractiv.com/section/emissions-trading-scheme/news/benefits-of-eu-carbon-market-reform-clouded-by-brexit-uncertainty/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/20180206_EP-065619A_FMA_023_RESIZED_L-150x150.jpg150150 Reinvigorating Europe by investing in its people – vital role of EU budget https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/reinvigorating-europe-by-investing-in-its-people-vital-role-of-eu-budget/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/reinvigorating-europe-by-investing-in-its-people-vital-role-of-eu-budget/#respond Tue, 13 Feb 2018 06:05:31 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1212554 The EU has set itself an ambitious social agenda in the shape of the European Pillar of Social Rights, but the biggest test will be whether decision-makers will put their money where their mouths are by providing the necessary funds, writes Jana Hainsworth.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/reinvigorating-europe-by-investing-in-its-people-vital-role-of-eu-budget/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/shutterstock_342799010-150x150.jpg150150 EU warns Turkey over Cyprus ship incident https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/eu-warns-turkey-over-cyprus-ship-incident/ Tue, 13 Feb 2018 05:55:07 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?p=1212766 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/12/217654965-a3024b747b-o-150x150.jpeg150150 Merkel, SPD face new criticism over German coalition deal https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/merkel-spd-face-new-criticism-over-german-coalition-deal/ Mon, 12 Feb 2018 19:55:06 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?p=1212740 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Merkel_Shulz_handshake-150x150.jpg150150 The Brief – Stand well back for the Brexit relaunch https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/the-brief-stand-well-back-for-the-brexit-relaunch/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/the-brief-stand-well-back-for-the-brexit-relaunch/#respond Mon, 12 Feb 2018 15:56:56 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212691 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/the-brief-stand-well-back-for-the-brexit-relaunch/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/MAY-150x150.jpg150150 London seeks to break Brexit deadlock over claims of devolution power-grab https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/london-seeks-to-break-brexit-deadlock-over-claims-of-devolution-power-grab/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/london-seeks-to-break-brexit-deadlock-over-claims-of-devolution-power-grab/#respond Mon, 12 Feb 2018 13:57:16 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212598 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/london-seeks-to-break-brexit-deadlock-over-claims-of-devolution-power-grab/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/06/8261380120_cf1f80681d_z-150x150.jpg150150 Ska Keller’s extraordinary Bulgarian experience reverberates in Brussels https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/ska-kellers-extraordinary-bulgarian-experience-reverberates-in-brussels/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/ska-kellers-extraordinary-bulgarian-experience-reverberates-in-brussels/#comments Mon, 12 Feb 2018 13:56:06 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212616 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/ska-kellers-extraordinary-bulgarian-experience-reverberates-in-brussels/feed/ 2 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Ska-Keller-in-Sofia-150x150.jpg150150 Projecting soft power as an imperative for the EU in Central Asia https://www.euractiv.com/section/central-asia/opinion/projecting-soft-power-as-an-imperative-for-the-eu-in-central-asia/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/central-asia/opinion/projecting-soft-power-as-an-imperative-for-the-eu-in-central-asia/#respond Mon, 12 Feb 2018 07:07:57 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1212478 https://www.euractiv.com/section/central-asia/opinion/projecting-soft-power-as-an-imperative-for-the-eu-in-central-asia/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/A-view-from-Astana-150x150.jpg150150 Bulgarian nationalists go ballistic over ‘green Jihadist Ska Keller’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/bulgarian-nationalists-go-ballistic-over-green-jihadist-ska-keller/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/bulgarian-nationalists-go-ballistic-over-green-jihadist-ska-keller/#respond Mon, 12 Feb 2018 06:59:40 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212503 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/bulgarian-nationalists-go-ballistic-over-green-jihadist-ska-keller/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Valeri-Simeonov-Dnevnik-150x150.jpg150150 Only 16% of asylum seekers in Greece to be sent to Turkey, despite EU deal https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/only-16-of-asylum-seekers-in-greece-to-be-sent-to-turkey-despite-eu-deal/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/only-16-of-asylum-seekers-in-greece-to-be-sent-to-turkey-despite-eu-deal/#respond Mon, 12 Feb 2018 06:19:04 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212466 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/only-16-of-asylum-seekers-in-greece-to-be-sent-to-turkey-despite-eu-deal/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Refugees-Samos-150x150.jpg150150 Merkel defends coalition concessions, says ‘younger people’ needed in government https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/merkel-defends-coalition-concessions-says-younger-people-needed-in-government/ Mon, 12 Feb 2018 05:45:22 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?p=1212429 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Merkel_TVinterview_Feb2018-150x150.jpg150150 Irish border checks “unavoidable” if UK leaves single market, warns Barnier https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/irish-border-checks-unavoidable-if-uk-leaves-single-market-warns-barnier/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/irish-border-checks-unavoidable-if-uk-leaves-single-market-warns-barnier/#comments Fri, 09 Feb 2018 15:44:06 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212273 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/irish-border-checks-unavoidable-if-uk-leaves-single-market-warns-barnier/feed/ 2 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/12/barnier-150x150.jpg150150 Trans-Europe Express: Mistrust is gaining ground in Europe https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/trans-europe-express-mistrust-is-gaining-ground-in-europe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/trans-europe-express-mistrust-is-gaining-ground-in-europe/#comments Fri, 09 Feb 2018 11:19:44 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212158 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/trans-europe-express-mistrust-is-gaining-ground-in-europe/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/STAMP-BRIEFTEE-V01-150x150.png150150 Catalonia parliament speaker visits jailed former colleagues https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/catalonia-parliament-speaker-visits-jailed-former-colleagues/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/catalonia-parliament-speaker-visits-jailed-former-colleagues/#respond Fri, 09 Feb 2018 10:27:34 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212143 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/catalonia-parliament-speaker-visits-jailed-former-colleagues/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/catalan-150x150.jpg150150 Surrogacy convention – let’s not forget human rights are for all https://www.euractiv.com/section/freedom-of-thought/opinion/surrogacy-convention-lets-not-forget-human-rights-are-for-all/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/freedom-of-thought/opinion/surrogacy-convention-lets-not-forget-human-rights-are-for-all/#comments Fri, 09 Feb 2018 09:28:41 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1212097 https://www.euractiv.com/section/freedom-of-thought/opinion/surrogacy-convention-lets-not-forget-human-rights-are-for-all/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/babies-1-150x150.jpg150150 Tweets of the Week: GroKo, transnational lists, and the Falcon Heavy launch https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/video/tweets-of-the-week-growko-transnational-lists-and-the-falcon-heavy-launch/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/video/tweets-of-the-week-growko-transnational-lists-and-the-falcon-heavy-launch/#respond Fri, 09 Feb 2018 09:06:16 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=video&p=1212114 #GroKo, in plenary, transnational lists are a no-go, and Elon Musk’s magic spacecar is just loco!]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/video/tweets-of-the-week-growko-transnational-lists-and-the-falcon-heavy-launch/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/TOTW-34-150x150.jpg150150 EU doubts 2020 Brexit vision, sees longer goodbye https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/eu-doubts-2020-brexit-vision-sees-longer-goodbye/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/eu-doubts-2020-brexit-vision-sees-longer-goodbye/#respond Fri, 09 Feb 2018 08:57:04 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212105 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/eu-doubts-2020-brexit-vision-sees-longer-goodbye/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/TuskJunckerlaughing-150x150.jpg150150 France to spend €37 billion euros on upgrading nuclear arsenal https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/france-to-spend-e37-billion-euros-on-upgrading-nuclear-arsenal/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/france-to-spend-e37-billion-euros-on-upgrading-nuclear-arsenal/#respond Fri, 09 Feb 2018 07:59:18 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212085 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/france-to-spend-e37-billion-euros-on-upgrading-nuclear-arsenal/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Le-Drian-Parly-150x150.jpg150150 UK accuses EU of bad faith over Brexit transition plan https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/uk-accuses-eu-of-bad-faith-over-brexit-transition-plan/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/uk-accuses-eu-of-bad-faith-over-brexit-transition-plan/#comments Fri, 09 Feb 2018 06:57:40 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212060 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/uk-accuses-eu-of-bad-faith-over-brexit-transition-plan/feed/ 2 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/David-Davis-grins-150x150.jpg150150 Seeking answers to euroscepticism https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/seeking-answers-to-euroscepticism/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/seeking-answers-to-euroscepticism/#comments Fri, 09 Feb 2018 06:57:09 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1210042 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/seeking-answers-to-euroscepticism/feed/ 4 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/11/shutterstock_735152785-150x150.jpg150150 UK lawmakers consider EFTA as Brexit ‘half-way house’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/uk-lawmakers-consider-efta-as-brexit-half-way-house/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/uk-lawmakers-consider-efta-as-brexit-half-way-house/#respond Fri, 09 Feb 2018 06:56:37 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212045 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/uk-lawmakers-consider-efta-as-brexit-half-way-house/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/01/28181617602_72b07dc43c_z-150x150.jpg150150 EU calls on Cameroon security forces to use ‘proportional force’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/eu-calls-on-cameroon-security-forces-to-use-proportional-force/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/eu-calls-on-cameroon-security-forces-to-use-proportional-force/#respond Fri, 09 Feb 2018 06:45:53 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212038 https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/eu-calls-on-cameroon-security-forces-to-use-proportional-force/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Cameroon-village-150x150.jpg150150 Spain sounds alarm over fighter influx from Sahel https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/spain-sounds-alarm-over-fighter-influx-from-sahel/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/spain-sounds-alarm-over-fighter-influx-from-sahel/#respond Fri, 09 Feb 2018 06:44:38 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212047 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/spain-sounds-alarm-over-fighter-influx-from-sahel/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/AlfonsoDastis-150x150.jpg150150 Parliament doesn’t want to turn back time anymore https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/parliament-doesnt-want-to-turn-back-time-anymore/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/parliament-doesnt-want-to-turn-back-time-anymore/#respond Fri, 09 Feb 2018 06:41:01 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1211893 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/parliament-doesnt-want-to-turn-back-time-anymore/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/5576322673_0f8e47ce53_o-150x150.jpg150150 Orban’s son-in-law faces new probe over EU funds https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/organs-son-in-law-faces-new-probe-over-eu-funds/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/organs-son-in-law-faces-new-probe-over-eu-funds/#respond Fri, 09 Feb 2018 06:34:06 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212017 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/organs-son-in-law-faces-new-probe-over-eu-funds/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Orban-and-son-in-law-150x150.jpg150150 MEPs call on Turkey to lift state of emergency, stop civil society crackdown https://www.euractiv.com/section/freedom-of-thought/news/meps-call-on-turkey-to-lift-state-of-emergency-stop-civil-society-crackdown/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/freedom-of-thought/news/meps-call-on-turkey-to-lift-state-of-emergency-stop-civil-society-crackdown/#respond Fri, 09 Feb 2018 06:25:39 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212028 https://www.euractiv.com/section/freedom-of-thought/news/meps-call-on-turkey-to-lift-state-of-emergency-stop-civil-society-crackdown/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/CHP-Turkey-150x150.jpg150150 The Brief – May muddles through… again https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/the-brief-may-muddles-through-again/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/the-brief-may-muddles-through-again/#comments Thu, 08 Feb 2018 16:05:16 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1211813 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/the-brief-may-muddles-through-again/feed/ 4 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/MAY-150x150.jpg150150 German analyst: ‘The coalition agreement has more of Juncker than Macron’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/interview/germany-the-coalition-agreement-has-more-of-juncker-than-macron/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/interview/germany-the-coalition-agreement-has-more-of-juncker-than-macron/#comments Thu, 08 Feb 2018 15:30:16 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1211807 EURACTIV Germany spoke to Matthias Kullas about the European policy aspects of the draft text.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/interview/germany-the-coalition-agreement-has-more-of-juncker-than-macron/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/shutterstock_692346253-800x450-150x150.jpg150150 German coalition agreement: A document of distrust https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/german-coalition-agreement-a-document-of-distrust/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/german-coalition-agreement-a-document-of-distrust/#respond Thu, 08 Feb 2018 15:08:13 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1211758 https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/german-coalition-agreement-a-document-of-distrust/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/h_54094153-150x150.jpg150150 Hahn: Western Balkans can join EU, but there will be no discount https://www.euractiv.com/section/enlargement/news/hah-western-balkans-can-join-eu-but-there-will-be-no-discount/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/enlargement/news/hah-western-balkans-can-join-eu-but-there-will-be-no-discount/#comments Thu, 08 Feb 2018 15:05:06 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1211755 https://www.euractiv.com/section/enlargement/news/hah-western-balkans-can-join-eu-but-there-will-be-no-discount/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/HahnSerbia-1-150x150.jpg150150 Pressure builds on Bulgarian Presidency to deliver on European election law https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/pressure-builds-on-bulgarian-presidency-to-deliver-on-european-election-law/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/pressure-builds-on-bulgarian-presidency-to-deliver-on-european-election-law/#respond Thu, 08 Feb 2018 14:46:41 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1211797 https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/pressure-builds-on-bulgarian-presidency-to-deliver-on-european-election-law/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Monika-Panayotova-150x150.jpg150150 Turkey to press for visa-free travel at Varna summit https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/turkey-to-press-for-visa-free-travel-at-varna-summit/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/turkey-to-press-for-visa-free-travel-at-varna-summit/#comments Thu, 08 Feb 2018 13:53:06 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1211760 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/turkey-to-press-for-visa-free-travel-at-varna-summit/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Evksinograd-castle-Varna-150x150.png150150 Germany’s ‘green’ energy production up 1,000% since 1990 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/germanys-green-energy-production-up-1000-since-1990/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/germanys-green-energy-production-up-1000-since-1990/#comments Thu, 08 Feb 2018 11:11:28 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1211687 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/germanys-green-energy-production-up-1000-since-1990/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/h_53956696-150x150.jpg150150 What freedom of movement means to business https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/opinion/what-freedom-of-movement-means-to-business/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/opinion/what-freedom-of-movement-means-to-business/#respond Thu, 08 Feb 2018 10:30:11 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1211275 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/opinion/what-freedom-of-movement-means-to-business/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/London_skyline_CREDITEPA-150x150.jpg150150 Merkel under fire from own ranks over coalition deal https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/merkel-under-fire-from-own-ranks-over-coalition-deal/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/merkel-under-fire-from-own-ranks-over-coalition-deal/#respond Thu, 08 Feb 2018 10:21:15 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1211680 https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/merkel-under-fire-from-own-ranks-over-coalition-deal/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Merkelunderfire-150x150.jpg150150 Soros donated money to campaign for second Brexit EU referendum https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/soros-donated-money-to-campaign-for-second-brexit-eu-referendum/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/soros-donated-money-to-campaign-for-second-brexit-eu-referendum/#respond Thu, 08 Feb 2018 07:00:14 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1211605 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/soros-donated-money-to-campaign-for-second-brexit-eu-referendum/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Soros-EU-flag-150x150.jpg150150 MEPs grill Romania’s government in absentia https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/meps-grill-romanias-government-in-absentia/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/meps-grill-romanias-government-in-absentia/#respond Thu, 08 Feb 2018 06:49:27 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1211581 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/meps-grill-romanias-government-in-absentia/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Jourova7Feb2018-150x150.jpg150150 Berlusconi ally attacks euro, says preparing exit https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/berlusconi-ally-attacks-euro-says-preparing-exit/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/berlusconi-ally-attacks-euro-says-preparing-exit/#respond Thu, 08 Feb 2018 06:47:50 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1211596 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/berlusconi-ally-attacks-euro-says-preparing-exit/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Salvini-not-welcome-150x150.jpg150150 Building the next generation of macro-regions https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/building-the-next-generation-of-macro-regions-beyond-the-3-n0s/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/building-the-next-generation-of-macro-regions-beyond-the-3-n0s/#respond Thu, 08 Feb 2018 06:44:15 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1210799 The time has come to consider equipping EU macro-regional strategies with dedicated means, structures, and rules to make them deliver, write Francesco Molica and Nikos Lampropoulos.  ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/building-the-next-generation-of-macro-regions-beyond-the-3-n0s/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/shutterstock_317833073-150x150.jpg150150 Matthieu Ricard: Europeans must rediscover trust https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/interview/matthieu-ricard-europe-is-a-force-for-peace-but-europeans-must-rediscover-trust/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/interview/matthieu-ricard-europe-is-a-force-for-peace-but-europeans-must-rediscover-trust/#respond Thu, 08 Feb 2018 05:37:46 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1211466 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/interview/matthieu-ricard-europe-is-a-force-for-peace-but-europeans-must-rediscover-trust/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Ricard-150x150.jpg150150 European Parliament votes against transnational lists https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/ep-votes-against-transnational-lists/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/ep-votes-against-transnational-lists/#respond Wed, 07 Feb 2018 16:48:09 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1211433 https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/ep-votes-against-transnational-lists/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/h_54090877-150x150.jpg150150 German coalition deal: Reactions range between restraint and scepticism https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/german-coalition-deal-reactions-range-between-restraint-and-skepticism/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/german-coalition-deal-reactions-range-between-restraint-and-skepticism/#respond Wed, 07 Feb 2018 14:54:22 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1211334 https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/german-coalition-deal-reactions-range-between-restraint-and-skepticism/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/h_54093001-150x150.jpg150150 MEPs and EU leaders on collision course over Spitzenkandidaten process https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/meps-and-eu-leaders-on-collision-course-over-spitzenkandidaten-process/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/meps-and-eu-leaders-on-collision-course-over-spitzenkandidaten-process/#respond Wed, 07 Feb 2018 14:06:57 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1211285 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/meps-and-eu-leaders-on-collision-course-over-spitzenkandidaten-process/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/11/h_53808663-150x150.jpg150150 Polish President signs anti-defamation bill, causing international protests https://www.euractiv.com/section/central-europe/news/polish-president-signs-anti-defamation-bill-causing-international-protests/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/central-europe/news/polish-president-signs-anti-defamation-bill-causing-international-protests/#respond Wed, 07 Feb 2018 13:14:49 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1211234 https://www.euractiv.com/section/central-europe/news/polish-president-signs-anti-defamation-bill-causing-international-protests/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/h_54090591-150x150.jpg150150 Transnational lists – A bad good idea https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/opinion/transnational-lists-a-bad-good-idea/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/opinion/transnational-lists-a-bad-good-idea/#respond Wed, 07 Feb 2018 11:57:31 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1211161 https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/opinion/transnational-lists-a-bad-good-idea/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/dehaene_epp_mep_credit_europarl-150x150.jpg150150 2019 elections: The end of old-school ‘politics as usual’? https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/opinion/2019-elections-the-end-of-old-school-politics-as-usual/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/opinion/2019-elections-the-end-of-old-school-politics-as-usual/#respond Wed, 07 Feb 2018 11:41:36 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1211068 The countdown to the next European Parliament elections has begun. They are an opportunity to change the way we do politics in Europe, to become more inclusive, turn under-representation into equal representation and ultimately increase the trust in our political leaders. Will European political parties accept the challenge? Luis Alvarado writes.  ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/opinion/2019-elections-the-end-of-old-school-politics-as-usual/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/shutterstock_735152785-150x150.jpg150150 German parties reach coalition deal ‘in principle’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/german-parties-reach-coalition-deal-in-principle-sources/ Wed, 07 Feb 2018 10:55:09 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?p=1211176 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Merkel_Shulz_handshake-150x150.jpg150150 Why transnational lists matter for EU democracy https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/opinion/why-transnational-lists-matter-for-eu-democracy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/opinion/why-transnational-lists-matter-for-eu-democracy/#comments Wed, 07 Feb 2018 09:03:46 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1211120 https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/opinion/why-transnational-lists-matter-for-eu-democracy/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/05/alberto-alemanno-150x150.jpg150150 EU diplomats in Beijing concerned about arrest of Swedish bookseller https://www.euractiv.com/section/china/news/eu-diplomats-in-beijing-concerned-about-arrest-of-swedish-bookseller/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/china/news/eu-diplomats-in-beijing-concerned-about-arrest-of-swedish-bookseller/#respond Wed, 07 Feb 2018 07:29:47 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1211088 https://www.euractiv.com/section/china/news/eu-diplomats-in-beijing-concerned-about-arrest-of-swedish-bookseller/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Gui-Minhai-HRW-150x150.jpg150150 Rutte pours cold water on Bulgaria’s Schengen and Eurozone dreams https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/mark-rutte-pours-cold-water-on-bulgarias-schengen-and-eurozone-dreams/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/mark-rutte-pours-cold-water-on-bulgarias-schengen-and-eurozone-dreams/#respond Wed, 07 Feb 2018 07:00:52 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1211080 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/mark-rutte-pours-cold-water-on-bulgarias-schengen-and-eurozone-dreams/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/RutteBorissov-150x150.jpg150150 Italian pharma chief: Dutch EMA bid ‘may have misled’ the Commission https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/wed-italian-pharma-chief-the-dutch-may-have-misled-the-commission-on-ema-bid/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/wed-italian-pharma-chief-the-dutch-may-have-misled-the-commission-on-ema-bid/#respond Wed, 07 Feb 2018 06:55:30 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1210886 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/wed-italian-pharma-chief-the-dutch-may-have-misled-the-commission-on-ema-bid/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/shutterstock_750766546-150x150.jpg150150 EU bank approves largest ever energy loan, for TAP pipeline https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-bank-approves-largest-ever-energy-loan-for-tap-pipeline/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-bank-approves-largest-ever-energy-loan-for-tap-pipeline/#respond Wed, 07 Feb 2018 06:55:29 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1210958 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-bank-approves-largest-ever-energy-loan-for-tap-pipeline/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/h_53008192-150x150.jpg150150 Europe’s dangerous Holocaust revisionism https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/europes-dangerous-holocaust-revisionism/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/europes-dangerous-holocaust-revisionism/#comments Wed, 07 Feb 2018 06:55:05 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1210884 William Echikson.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/europes-dangerous-holocaust-revisionism/feed/ 2 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/h_54089347-150x150.jpg150150 Berlin Wall gone for as long as it stood, Germans celebrate anniversary https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/berlin-wall-gone-for-as-long-as-it-stood-germans-celebrate-anniversary/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/berlin-wall-gone-for-as-long-as-it-stood-germans-celebrate-anniversary/#respond Wed, 07 Feb 2018 06:54:47 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1210934 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/berlin-wall-gone-for-as-long-as-it-stood-germans-celebrate-anniversary/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/berlin-150x150.jpg150150 The Commission has no answer to the opaque lobbying of law firms https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/the-commission-has-no-answer-to-the-opaque-lobbying-of-law-firms/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/the-commission-has-no-answer-to-the-opaque-lobbying-of-law-firms/#respond Wed, 07 Feb 2018 06:54:19 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1210767 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/the-commission-has-no-answer-to-the-opaque-lobbying-of-law-firms/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/h_53356459-150x150.jpg150150 Merkel ready for ‘painful compromises’ with coalition deal in sight https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/merkel-ready-for-painful-compromises-with-coalition-deal-in-sight/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/merkel-ready-for-painful-compromises-with-coalition-deal-in-sight/#respond Wed, 07 Feb 2018 06:38:58 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1211045 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/merkel-ready-for-painful-compromises-with-coalition-deal-in-sight/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Merkel-6-Feb-2018-150x150.jpg150150