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Commission accused of neglecting industry policy

The industry and energy committee in the European Parliament today called for a new sustainable industrial policy in Europe to maintain and create jobs. Euro S&D MP Bernd Lange, author of a...

Hungarian media law: "When you can't fix it, you'd better change it", says Schulz

S&D leader Martin Schulz today in Brussels welcomed the decision announced yesterday at the European Parliament by Hungarian Foreign Minister Janos Martonyi that the Magyar Government is willing...

EU urged to strengthen engagement for LGBT rights in Uganda following killing of gay activist Kato

Socialists and Democrats strongly condemned the murder of David Kato, LGBT activist in Uganda, who bravely decided to stay in Uganda despite the fact that his name was recently mentioned together...

Croatia's membership reinforces both EU and Balkans

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today welcomed the outcome of the vote in AFET committee on the 2010 progress report on Croatia, underlining that they will continue to be fully...

Liberals and conservatives' manoeuvre to thwart MEPs' legislative powers and workers' equality

A political manoeuvre organised by the European right to curb MEPs' powers and pass legislation introducing a two-tier workforce in the EU was denounced today at the European Parliament in Brussels...

Minimum standards are urgent for the emissions trading system

The Commission's explanations after the cyber-theft of 30 million euros in carbon emission allowances are not satisfactory, said the chairman of the European Parliament environment committee today...

S&D tell Hungarian PM to put his country's pride before his own

The S&D Group welcomes the step finally taken by the European Commission to send a strong letter to the Hungarian Government to voice the European concerns over their recently adopted media act...

"Austerity measures may widen health gap in Europe"

Austerity measures may widen the health gap within the EU, warned Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today. They called on member states for more efficient use of public resources...