67 days ago
Crucially, they also seek to add a legally binding review clause that would allow lawmakers to reopen and readjust the budget after next year's European Parliament elections.
73 days ago
Four members of the European Parliament, on their way to study human rights in Western Sahara, have been denied entry to Morocco.
81 days ago
The negotiations Wednesday between the European Parliament, the Commission and the bloc's governments primarily aim at introducing higher capital requirements for banks, the so-called Basel III...
82 days ago
The EU Parliament's Environmental Committee on Tuesday overwhelmingly voted to exclude all flights travelling to or from countries outside the European Union from the carbon tax for a year...
89 days ago
The European Parliament's environment committee voted in favor of a change Tuesday that would allow the EU Commission, the bloc's executive arm, to tighten the supply of pollution rights.
90 days ago
The leaders of the European Parliament are threatening to veto the bloc's multi-annual budget because of its deep cuts.
100 days ago
The EU Parliament must still approve the deal - and they have suggested that such drastic cuts are unacceptable.
102 days ago
EU parliament pushes fish reform in landmark vote
102 days ago
Many European Union leaders will push for a tough austerity budget at their summit this week but the EU parliament insists it is ready to reject a deal which curtails common spending on growth and...
110 days ago
Ollie Rehn told the European Parliament on Tuesday that then-Premier Berlusconi did not "respect commitments" to get Italy's fiscal house in order as Italian borrowing costs rose to dangerous...
125 days ago
He subsequently resigned from the EU Parliament.
129 days ago
Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker told a European Parliament committee that "I will probably speak to my successor in a Benelux language about what I think he ought to be doing,"...
150 days ago
The head of a European Parliament human rights delegation is urging Bahrain to release political prisoners as a step toward easing an anti-government uprising in the strategic Gulf nation.
157 days ago
The agreement, which still has to be approved by the European Parliament, will make the European Central Bank the supervisor for banks in the eurozone and any other country in the EU that wants to...
159 days ago
The European Parliament concluded the drawn-out decision-making process, backing a cluster of packages by a wide majority to end nearly four decades of fighting and negotiating over the issue.
162 days ago
Nobel committee chairman Thorbjoern Jagland will hand the prestigious award on Monday to a troika of leaders -EU Council President Herman Van Rompuy, European Commission head Jose Manuel Barroso...
177 days ago
If European Union leaders are looking to save some serious money, they might look no further than the "traveling circus" that is the European Parliament.
178 days ago
European Union leaders have approved Luxembourg's top banker for a place on the executive board of the European Central Bank, overriding the advice of Parliament, which had wanted a woman for the...
178 days ago
The European Parliament voted by an overwhelming 566-47 margin to force all boats in EU waters and EU-registered vessels around the world to land sharks with their fins attached and prove the...