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Uefa urged to address politics in Ukraine

European politicians, including head of the EU parliament's foreign affairs committee Elmar Brok, have sent a letter to UEFA President Michel Platini urging the football boss to "raise his voice" and not allow the Ukrainian government to use the Euro 2012 football championship for publicity, while opponents remain in jail.

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Hawkish ECB rate-rise 'puts energy transition at risk'

The European Central Bank raised interest rates by another 0.5 percent to a 14-year high, and expects to hike rates by another half percent in March. But what does that mean for the green transition?

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MEPs push for greater powers for workers' councils

European Works Councils can play a key role for workers and their unions to bargain effectively — but what are they, why have they been neutered, and why is big business objecting to greater powers?

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