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S&D say no to bad deal on EU citizens' bank data to the USA (Swift)

A deal that allows the US government to access EU citizens' private bank details is set to collapse after just a few days, following its rejection today by the European Parliament’s main progressive...

The SOLIDAR Silver Rose Awards is this year celebrating its 10th Anniversary on Wednesday 3 February 2010 in Brussels

IMPORTANT INFORMATION BY SOLIDAR ON 10th SILVER ROSE AWARDS Wednesday 3 February 2010 European Parliament, Members Dining Room, Altierro Spinelli Building, Ground Floor 18.45-20.00 (followed by a...

Plenary Session - European Parliament in Strasbourg from 8 to 11 February 2010. Socialist and Democrat priorities on the agenda

Socialist and Democrat Priorities - Plenary Session - February I - Strasbourg Monday 8 February 2010 Report on Equality between men and women in the European Union Tuesday 9 February 2010 Eligibility...

Pope should apply EU equality law in the Vatican, says Euro MP

Leading Euro MPs today hit back at the Pope’s criticism of UK plans to improve equality laws and called for EU legislation on the issue to apply in the Vatican. “Speaking in Rome at a meeting of the...

Jutta Steinruck: "Safeguarding the future of every OPEL plant"

Opel workers demonstrate in Brussels to keep Antwerp plant open During Monday’s demonstration in Brussels by Opel workers from Antwerp, the German MEP and expert in employment and social policy,...

Urgent call for Eurobonds to support Greece in economic crisis

S&D leader Martin Schulz today called on the Commission to bring forward urgent proposals for the launch of Eurobonds in order to deal with the crisis over Greek national debt. Following market...

S&D Euro MPs warn against hasty decisions on body scanners

Leading Euro MPs tonight warned the EU against rushing into decisions on the controversial use of body scanners to counter terrorist threats at airports. Ahead of parliamentary votes and draft...

Holocaust Day - MEPs told "Accept Responsibility for Collaboration"

International Holocaust Memorial Day today (Wednesday 27 January 2010) is being marked in the European Parliament by the lodging of a written declaration inviting Euro MPs to accept responsibility...