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If Brunei’s inhuman new stoning law is enforced, EU should impose tough sanctions

At the initiative of Socialist and Democrats, the European Parliament condemned today Brunei’s new penal code which made adultery and gay sex

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A step forward in the protection of vulnerable workers. The Parliament has finally backed S&Ds call for crackdown on precarious contracts

Today the European Parliament has approved the final agreement reached earlier with the member states on measures that will boost the rights for

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European Parliament finally backs S&Ds call to establish the European Labour Authority

Today the European Parliament gave its final green light to set up the European Labour Authority (ELA), in order to end labour exploitation, tackle

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S&D Group demands that all elected mayors in Turkey be given their mandates

The S&D Group in the European Parliament is astonished to learn that some of the mayors who have won the local elections two weeks ago, are

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From Hungary, Udo Bullmann will advocate a more social Europe, this Friday

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament will hold a debate with Hungarian politicians, experts and civil society in Budapest this Friday.

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S&Ds: Netanyahu is showing his worse face, a bully who utterly disregards international law

The S&D Group expressed all its contrariety and concern over the recent statements given by Mr. Netanyahu regarding his will to annex West Bank

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S&Ds bring new era of work-life balance to Europe

With the European Parliament’s final vote today, new rules for work-life balance in Europe can finally become a reality: Ten paternity days for

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The European Personal Pension Product is a painted wall that was badly constructed: despite a number of improvements in consumer protection, PEPP still lacks a Pan European vision, say S&Ds

S&D Euro MPs today abstained in the final vote on the pan-European Personal Pension Product (PEPP) because the final comprise lacked a true pan

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S&D Group congratulates the opposition parties in Turkey for winning Ankara and Istanbul, and for a strong result in the South-East

The S&D Group welcomes the results of the local elections held yesterday in Turkey. Despite the oppression against opposition forces, unbalanced media

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Child Guarantee in Europe (Watch the video)

In Europe, children are the age group at the highest risk of poverty or social exclusion. In fact, the statistic is one in four. This is why in 2014, the S&D Group launched the European Child