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Majority of MEPs demand improvement of EU budgetBRUSSELS, July 23 (Xinhua) -- A sizeable majority of members of the European Parliament (MEPs) on Thursday demanded significant changes to the European Union's (EU) 2021-2027 budget, which was agreed..
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Lawmakers Form Global Coalition to Tackle the China ‘Challenge’Lawmakers from several countries announced on Friday the formation of a new coalition formed to counter the “challenge” presented by China’s ascendancy on the world stage. The Inter-Parliamentary..
Ming the pantless! Politician caught on VIDEO stream attending European parliament in underwearIrish politician Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan has taken video conferencing calamities to extraordinary new heights by being caught on camera attending a European Parliament committee in his underpants...
Slovakia lifts last Roma settlement quarantineSlovakia lifted a quarantine on the last of five Roma settlements that were closed off in April to contain the spread of the new coronavirus, a member of the European Parliament and the country's..
EU Lawmakers Want Probe of Migrant Death on Greece-Turkey BorderWhile Greek authorities have repeatedly denied a migrant shot dead on the border with Turkey was killed by Greek fire, more than 100 Members of the European Parliament called for a formal..
Coronavirus: European Parliament shelters 100 homeless womenThe shelter in a Brussels building helps women affected by domestic abuse in Belgium's lockdown.
EU leaders to hold coronavirus video conference on March 26European Union leaders will hold another video conference on March 26 to discuss the impact of coronavirus, a top official said on Thursday, the same day the European Parliament plans to increase EU..
EU assembly to meet on March 26 to approve coronavirus measuresThe European Parliament is set to approve special measures on March 26 to soften the sudden economic impact of coronavirus, including releasing 37 billion euros ($39.48 billion) of European Union funds..
Head of EU parliament Sassoli in self-isolation as precautionThe president of the European Parliament Davide Sassoli said on Tuesday he was in self-isolation at his Brussels home as a precaution after having traveled to Italy.
EU Parliament to consider calling off session due to coronavirusThe European Parliament will hold an emergency meeting on Monday to consider calling off this week's plenary session of the EU assembly due to the coronavirus outbreak, two officials said.
EU parliament moves session from France over virus riskThe European Parliament has exceptionally moved its planned session in Strasbourg, France, next week to Brussels because of concerns about the coronavirus risk.
Jailed Catalan leader can't temporarily serve as EU lawmaker: EU courtA jailed Catalan separatist leader elected to the European Parliament while behind bars cannot serve as an EU lawmaker or enjoy immunity while his case is heard by the European Union Court of Justice,..
European Parliament suspends visits as precaution against coronavirusThe European Parliament will limit access to visitors for three weeks, its president said on Monday, as part of precautionary measures to reduce the spread of the coronavirus.
European Parliament considering virtual meetings, plenary due to virusThe European Parliament is considering whether to hold its meetings and plenary sessions by teleconference instead of in person due to growing concerns about the fast-spreading coronavirus that..
Brexit: EU Parliament makes tough demands for talksMEPs call on the UK to follow EU policies in many areas in return for an ambitious free trade deal.
EU executive promises new strategy to fight cancerThe European Commission will present a new strategy to fight cancer by the end of the year, its president Ursula von der Leyen, who lost her younger sister to the disease, told the European Parliament..
Number of BAME members of the European Parliament falls by 20% with BrexitCampaigners fear racism will become even less of a priority in Brussels following UK departure
EU leaders send message of unity, hope as UK departsBRUSSELS, Jan. 31 (Xinhua) -- Top European Union (EU) leaders sent a message of unity and hope on the day of the United Kingdom's departure, vowing that a smaller bloc would not translate into a weaker..
UK flags taken down at EU buildings in Brussels ahead of BrexitBritain's Union Jack was removed from lines of EU member state flags at the European Council and European Parliament buildings in Brussels on Friday evening ahead of the United Kingdom's exit from the..
‘Every choice has its consequences’: EU leaders issue Brexit warning as they lament UK’s imminent exitThe presidents of the EU‘s three major institutions have heralded Brexit Day with an apparent warning to the UK: “every choice has its consequences”. European Commission president Ursula von der..
CAA internal matter of India, will continue to remain engaged with European Parliament members: MEAAsserting that the CAA is an internal matter of India, the MEA said it has noted the EU Parliament's decision to not put to vote a resolution on the citizenship law and will continue to engage with the..
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Brexit: Tears and Auld Lang Syne as MEPs back termsThere were emotional moments as members of the European Parliament backed the terms of the UK's exit.
European Parliament puts off vote on anti-CAA resolutionThe groups, which jointly introduced the anti-CAA resolution — from centre-right to far-left — account for more than 500 MEPs in the 751-member house. But when the resolution was taken up, of the..
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European Parliament gives final approval to Brexit dealBritain’s departure from the European Union was set in law Wednesday as, amid emotional scenes, the bloc’s parliament voted to ratify the divorce papers.
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Vote on anti-CAA motion in European Parliament delayed till March, debate goes aheadA joint motion, combining five different resolutions tabled by Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) against India's Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), has been placed on the final agenda for debate..
Final stage before Brexit done as European Parliament approves Boris Johnson's dealThe European Parliament has approved Boris Johnson's Brexit deal, paving the way for Britain to leave the bloc.
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Second EU referendum would not be 'wholly unreasonable' after Brexit, says Nigel FarageBrexit Party leader says he will miss being the 'pantomime villain' of the European Parliament
'I'm not going to make the best of it' Britain's last MEPs retreat from the European ParliamentAs Britain withdraws its representation from Brussels, Jon Stone speaks to MEPs packing up their offices
British MEPs pack their bags ahead of BrexitTwo days before Brexit goes into effect, European Parliament members from the United Kingdom are turning the page on Europe and saying their goodbyes.
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European Parliament: MEPs set to approve Brexit deal in historic voteMEPs are set to back the terms of the UK's departure from the EU in a landmark session in Brussels.
Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla writes to EU Parliament President on resolutions against CAAOm Birla has penned down a letter to the EU President David Maria Sassoli saying that it is inappropriate for one legislature to pass judgment on another.
Brexit: Tears and relief as the UK's MEPs bid farewellIt's been a "grim" last week for some but others are "delighted" to be leaving the European Parliament.
India ramps up efforts to counter anti-CAA move in European ParliamentPM Modi is scheduled to visit Brussels in March for the India-EU summit while foreign minister S Jaishankar is expected to visit in mid-February. India is ramping up diplomacy in Brussels and..
'Respect sovereign processes of fellow legislatures': Om Birla to EU Parliament prez over CAA resolution
'Doesn't reflect official position': EU Foreign Office on anti-CAA resolutions in European Union ParliamentSix resolutions have been tabled in the EU Parliament against the controversial citizenship act.
Rethink move against CAA, India tells EUWith the European Union Parliament set to introduce an anti-CAA resolution, the govt on Sunday urged sponsors and supporters of the draft to engage with India to get a full and accurate..
'Matter entirely internal': India on anti-CAA resolutions in EU ParliamentMore than 600 of 751 members of the EU Parliament are part of the six groups that have tabled the resolutions.