Human traffickers brazenly offering desperate Libyan migrants passage across the Mediterranean on FACEBOOK
Several Arabic pages reportedly found on the social media site
Pages claim to offer 'comfortable' and 'reliable' passage for around $1,000
Comes after the deaths of some 1,700 refugees in the last week alone
Facebook removed the pages after being alerted to there existance
Migrant baby boom that's cost 80,000 children the school places they wanted and led to pupils being sent miles away from their homes
Saturday, 25 April 2015 20:29
Migrant baby boom puts huge strain on education system in some areas
Estimates say as many as 80,000 pupils were denied first choice of school
Further 20,000 had all preferences, six in some in cases, totally ignored
Decade of New Labour's open-door immigration a driving cause of crisis
Last Updated (Saturday, 25 April 2015 20:33)
EU chiefs brand Greek finance minister 'a time-waster, a gambler and an amateur' amid warnings that Grexit is now a 'serious option'
Saturday, 25 April 2015 19:47
Yanis Varoufakis in furious exchanges with EU counterparts
Private talks in Riga described as ‘hammering’ for Greece
Warnings that a Greek exit from the single currency is now a ‘serious’ option
Last Updated (Saturday, 25 April 2015 19:54)
New Agreement with the European Union Will Strengthen Partnerships Across Atlantic
Saturday, 25 April 2015 10:21
Yesterday, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Commerce Bruce Andrews signed a Cooperation Arrangement between the U.S. Department of Commerce and the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (DG GROWTH). The agreement aims to makes it easier for clusters and their member businesses in the United States and the European Union to form strategic partnerships across the Atlantic.
Migration: What the European Council should decide after the tragedy in the Mediterranean
Saturday, 25 April 2015 10:05
The European Council will have to make crucial decisions regarding the future of the EU in the fields of migration, asylum and border protection, said Elmar Brok MEP. Otherwise, the Mediterranean will remain the deadliest route on the globe.
European Union gas follies, part two
Saturday, 25 April 2015 08:41
The European Union has announced it's going to sue Russia's natural gas giant, Gazprom, for antitrust violations. This came only a few days after the EU announced it was filing a similar suit against Google.
Germany leader Angela Merkel calls for UK to take even more immigrants in wake of refugee crisis in the Mediterranean
Saturday, 25 April 2015 20:04
Angela Merkel has challenged Cameron to accept more asylum seekers
She said a new EU system was needed based on countries' economies
It comes as Europe reacts to several boat tragedies in the Mediterranean
Member states in meltdown over energy union's nuclear silence
Saturday, 25 April 2015 10:27
A coalition of member states is urging the commission to consider allowing nuclear energy to be eligible for EU financing mechanisms. Sofia Kalogeraki reports.
Last Updated (Saturday, 25 April 2015 10:40)
European ‘Union’? - A letter posted on Plate-smashing.com
Saturday, 25 April 2015 10:14
I am trying to understand this whole situation and it would be a travesty for me not to be able to express my disgust at the outcome of this weeks’ tragedy for our beloved Cyprus.
EU approves first new genetically modified crops
Saturday, 25 April 2015 09:09
The European Union has given new authorization for 10 new types of genetically modified crops have been approved for a 10 year use for human consumption and animal feed.
UK Budget busted by EU Cranks
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Crumbling EU recovery threatens UK growth: Figures show that Britain's economy grew at its slowest pace in a year
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European Commission adopts ‘Partnership Agreement’ with Romania on using EU Structural and Investment Funds for growth and jobs in 2014-2020
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UK should consider leaving the EU warns Legal & General boss
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EU Supports Moldova To Secure FTA Benefits
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