07.03.14 @ 19:04
Former US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden wants asylum in Europe.
07.03.14 @ 09:28
Harsh treatment of people who expose corruption is a deterrent for others to step forward, says Transparency International.
13.02.14 @ 09:27
12.02.14 @ 10:14
11.02.14 @ 09:03
10.02.14 @ 09:26
05.03.14 @ 09:29
The EU agency for fundamental rights has found that one in three women in the European Union have experienced physical and/or sexual violence since the age of 15.
26.02.14 @ 14:32
With Yanukovych on the run after allegedly stealing billions and causing scores of deaths, opposition chiefs want EU sanctions, but the Union is not ready.
25.02.14 @ 09:46
A proposal to lay an undersea cable between Portugal and Brazil to circumvent US snooping has been praised by Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff.
27.02.14 @ 20:09
MEPs have backed a proposal for the EU commission to review the European Arrest Warrant to prevent its abuse by issuing states.
25.02.14 @ 18:29
Criminal suspects who flee the country or who are ill could still have their illicit assets confiscated and donated to charity, under new rules endorsed by MEPs.
21.02.14 @ 09:30
A European Parliament vote on Thursday to set up public registers to identify company owners has been hailed as ground-breaking by pro-transparency groups.
18.02.14 @ 20:25
The EU transparency register for the European Parliament and the European Commission was launched in the summer of 2011 to better expose outside influence on EU law and decision-making.
14.02.14 @ 18:08
The EU commission wants answers after Spanish border guards fired rubber bullets at migrants in north Africa, in an incident which saw 12 people drown.
13.02.14 @ 09:27
Ten of the world’s 23 most “notorious” pirate websites are based in EU countries, while another five are in Russia or Ukraine, the US says.
12.02.14 @ 22:12
An EU parliament committee has decided not to appeal for European countries to give asylum to US whistleblower Edward Snowden.
17.02.14 @ 09:28
Merkel is to hold talks with France on creating “safe communication networks” in the EU in the wake of the US spy scandal.
14.02.14 @ 09:13
Human trafficking is on the rise, but the conviction rate is actually declining.
13.02.14 @ 09:26
Bulgaria and Greece rank at the bottom of EU countries in terms of press freedom.
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