Editorial - ePetiton concerning the proposed opt-in of the JHA
That Parliament should grant a referendum under the terms of the European Union Act:2011 if the Government 'opts-in' on some of the JHA powers.
Last Updated (Friday, 01 August 2014 17:51)
A new fiasco over Britain's open borders: 20 million people arrive or leave every year without proper checks against terror and criminal watchlists Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2728359/A-new-fiasco-Britains-open-borders-20-million-p
Tuesday, 19 August 2014 14:19
eBorders system is supposed to log every journey to and from the UK
Only 80% of trips are being logged by the programme
IT failures and blunders mean 20million passengers escape full screening
Six million people arriving by train do not undergo advance checks
Ten million sea and four million air passengers are not fully checked
System provides 'extremely valuable information' to the intelligence services but it is unable to fully count people in and out of Britain
EU pleads with Germany to let wages rise
Monday, 18 August 2014 13:46
Germany must increase workers' salaries to help its neighbours out of the economic slump, the European Union's employment commissioner Laszlo Andor said Saturday.
Last Updated (Monday, 18 August 2014 13:52)
Human rights reform unlikely ‘without leaving EU’
Monday, 18 August 2014 12:20
Senior Conservatives’ desire to claw back human rights powers from Europe could prove unworkable unless the UK leaves the European Union altogether, the justice secretary has been told by his own officials.
Last Updated (Monday, 18 August 2014 12:30)
Keep on truckin': Automated 'road trains' of lorries controlled by just one driver are coming to Britain next year
Monday, 18 August 2014 08:59
Lead driver of the convoy would control braking, acceleration and steering
Technology allows convoy's 10 other lorry drivers to relax while on road
Supporters of the plan say it cuts fuel consumption and eases congestion
Motoring organisations warn they could intimidate other road users
Plans follow demonstration of self-driving lorries in Germany last month
Last Updated (Monday, 18 August 2014 09:09)
Fact check: Can we take Danny Alexander's "3 million jobs" threat seriously?
Sunday, 17 August 2014 23:05
In June, Liberal Democrat Chief Secretary to the Treasury Danny Alexander said that , according to Treasury analysis, more than three million British jobs would be at risk if Britain left the European Union. This is what he said:
“Indeed, the latest Treasury analysis shows that 3.3 million British jobs are connected to Britain’s place in Europe. That is the measure of the risk that isolationists would have us take.”
Not bad for a 'second rate power in imperial decline': London beats New York to take title of world's most influential city
Tuesday, 19 August 2014 07:43
London comes out top in list compiled by business magazine Forbes
It is praised for enviable transport links and lack of regulations
Last Updated (Tuesday, 19 August 2014 08:02)
Italy urges EU to take over migrant boat rescues
Monday, 18 August 2014 13:23
Italy said on Friday (Aug 15) it wants to halt an operation to rescue boat migrants in the Mediterranean, urging the EU to take it over as the number of people crossing from north Africa surged past the 100,000 mark.
Last Updated (Monday, 18 August 2014 13:43)
HOW THE EUROPEAN UNION IS A THREAT TO VITAL, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH
Monday, 18 August 2014 11:34
In a joint letter, twenty-eight of Europe’s leading academics have warned that European Union data protection laws risk harming vital research, especially social and health-related studies.
DOMINIC LAWSON: The Lib-Dems' lies about jobs and the EU would put Goebbels to shame
Monday, 18 August 2014 08:29
To Joseph Goebbels is attributed the remark that ‘if you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually believe it’. In fact the Nazi propagandist-in-chief never said this; but the phrase has stuck because it encapsulates the most unscrupulous aspect of political campaigning methods down to the present day.
The EU wants to destroy the City
Sunday, 17 August 2014 22:37
As well as pure envy at our extraordinary success, EU attacks on the City are inspired by long-standing hostility to the "Anglo-American" model. In contrast to EU statism, that model has the shocking temerity to actually work
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Camerons private carbuncle - Pension Porpor - Tax Heist - Purple Pigs - Red Fuel Ripoff
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TTIP World Governance - Croatia Fail - Eurosceptic gorwth - EU President who ?
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Friday News Special
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Mobile Data Cheap - EU Navy - Cyprus Turkey Rutt - EU and Christian Church debacle
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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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What a waste! Unelected Eurocrats’ trips cost taxpayer £2.5m a year - JET-SETTING round the world by unelected Brussels chiefs costs European taxpayers more than £2.5million a year, it emerged yesterday.
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