BBC: Pity the Greeks

Greek households are undergoing such pressure that many families seek for the financial support of their grandparents, says Gavin Hewitt in his article for...

European Commission President to Meet With Greek PM on Wednesday

European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso will meet with Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos on Wednesday in Brussels, as it was announced on Monday...

Luxembourg Takes Over EU Presidency at Critical Moment

Luxembourg, a founding member state of the EU, is taking over the six-month rotating presidency of the Council for the 12th time, from 1 July to 31 December 2015.

Angela Merkel Notes Progress for Greece

German Chancellor Angela Merkel noted progress and stability in Greece and Cyprus. Merkel also referred to positive evolution in Portugal, while she congratulated Ireland...

EU Takes Greece to Court for Lake Pollution

The European Commission decided Thursday to take Greece to the European Court of Justice for failing to preserve one of the country's most important...

EU Says Asylum Processing Has Slowed Nearly to a Standstill

The European Union says its asylum processing is so clogged with foreign migrants seeking refuge that it would take a year to process all...

EU Drone Rules Move Closer To Takeoff

Moves towards EU-wide regulation of unmanned aerial vehicles – more commonly known as drones – took another step closer to reality on Thursday. MEPs and...

Greek Yogurt Copycats Spreading in Europe

The Greek Embassy in Bucharest, Romania has notified Athens that "Greek" yogurt is being sold in food outlets and large supermarket chains across the...

KEAD Party Resorting to ECHR to Indicate Ethnicity in Albanian Register Offices

KEAD Party will be resorting to the European Court of Human rights, as it was announced in a Press Conference by KEAD President, Vangelis...

MEP Papastamkos Faints During EP Session

Giorgos Papastamkos, Vice-President of the European Parliament, fainted on March 13  during a plenary session. The voting session was about amendments in Common Agricultural Policy (CAP). The debate was...