Saturday

29th Apr 2017

Ticker

EU surveys citizens on the future of the internet

The EU has launched a public consultation on what Europeans fear most about the future of the internet, with issues ranging from privacy and artificial intelligence to security and the impact on democracy. The project is co-funded by the European Commission, and is aimed to give policymakers a better understanding of citizens' priorities when it comes to digital policies. The first part of the questionnaire can be reached here.

EU boasts unity on Brexit talks

EU leaders adopted the bloc's guidelines for the UK exit negotiations that will start in June, amid concerns that France could elect a president that would try to take it out of the EU.

Column / Brexit Briefing

May’s election juggernaut

The prime minister's Tories almost need not bother campaigning for the June election. There is no opposition worthy of the name.

News in Brief

  1. Vote of no confidence prepared against Spanish PM
  2. Syria to buy Russian anti-missile system
  3. Germany seeks partial burka ban
  4. Libya has no plan to stop migration flows
  5. EU has no evidence of NGO-smuggler collusion in Libya
  6. Poland gets 'final warning' on logging in ancient forest
  7. Commission gives Italy final warning on air pollution
  8. Romania and Slovenia taken to court over environment policies

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