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European parliament passes Qatar World Cup resolution

Nov 22, 2013

European parliament passes Qatar World Cup resolution

"MEPs appeal to the European corporations involved in building stadiums or other infrastructure projects in Qatar to provide working conditions that are in line with international human rights standards." #Sports #football #FIFA #Qatar #KickingAround #migrant workers #Human Rights #European Parliament #2022 Qatar World Cup
Check out the 3-year-old attending European Parliament

Nov 21, 2013

Check out the 3-year-old attending European Parliament

Check how this three year old has been attending Parliament and joining in the voting since she was a toddler. #Italy #ImagesOfTheDay #MP #girl #European Parliament #Vittoria #Licia Ronzulli
Merkel accuses US of unacceptable breach of trust in phone tapping case

Oct 25, 2013

Merkel accuses US of unacceptable breach of trust in phone tapping case

Arriving for a two-day summit in Brussels overshadowed by the allegations of eavesdropping by the US National Security Agency against Italy, France and Germany, Merkel said she had told President Barack Obama in a telephone conversation late on Wednesday that the acts were unacceptable. #facebook #White House #Barack Obama #Yahoo! #Google #US #Jay Carney #Brazil #Angela Merkel #Germany #Microsoft #EU #Surveillance #Washington #Saudi Arabia #National Security Agency #Spying #data privacy #European Parliament #NSA #Edward Snowden #The Guardian newspaper
Snowden, Malala short-listed for European rights prize

Oct 01, 2013

Snowden, Malala short-listed for European rights prize

Snowden was nominated for the Sakharov Prize by the Green group in the European Parliament for what it said was his "enormous service" to human rights and European citizens when he disclosed secret US surveillance programmes. #World #Pakistan #Taliban #NewsTracker #Russia #Surveillance #Human Rights #Malala Yousufzai #European Parliament #NSA #Edward Snowden #Sakharov Prize
Turkish PM vows to 'clean the square' of protesters

Jun 13, 2013

Turkish PM vows to 'clean the square' of protesters

Turkey's prime minister ordered Thursday that "troublemakers" be removed from Istanbul's Taksim Square within 24 hours, while lashing out at the European Parliament over their planned resolution that condemns the excessive use of force by the police #Turkey #Protests #Istanbul #Recep Tayyip Erdogan #European Parliament

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Turkish PM vows to 'clean the square' of protesters

Jun 24, 2014

France's Far Right Fails to Form EU Group

Far-right lawmakers around France's National Front leader Marine Le Pen have failed to form an official group in the European Parliament in time for the legislature's opening session next week... #European Parliament #Marine Le Pen
Turkish PM vows to 'clean the square' of protesters

Jun 19, 2014

A German Voice, Hans-Olaf Henkel, Calls for Euro’s Abolition

Mr. Henkel, a former business chief who was recently elected to the European Parliament, has joined a wave of popular discontent with the European Union... #European Union #European Parliament #Henkel #Germany
Turkish PM vows to 'clean the square' of protesters

Jul 10, 2014

Forcing through the surveillance laws is a further erosion of political trust

The secret deal to make law a bill that is in breach of our human rights takes parliament a step further away from the people In April, when the European court said Britain's data retention laws breached two of our fundamental rights the right to pri... #United Kingdom #Yvette Cooper #Google Inc. #YouTube #Facebook #Europe #Liberal Democrats