EU calls on UK to stop negotiating pretence on Brexit

18 September 2019

EU leaders have called on Boris Johnson to ‘stop pretending to negotiate’ on Brexit and come forward speedily with concrete proposals for an alternative to the Irish Backstop.

EPP leader defends controversial ‘European way of life’ portfolio

17 September 2019

Manfred Weber says he cannot understand why people are attacking the newly created dossier.

Juncker beseeches UK to offer Brexit deadlock solution after lacklustre lunch

16 September 2019

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has again urged the UK to come forward with "legally-operational solutions" to the Brexit impasse.

Irish MEPs urge UK to 'step back from the brink' and avoid no-deal Brexit

16 September 2019

The UK has been urged by two Irish MEPs to "step back from the brink" and avoid crashing out of the EU without a deal on 31 October.

Pro-EU Parliament group leaders in favour of Brexit extension if it avoids No Deal

16 September 2019

Leaders of the main pro-European political groups in the European Parliament say they would support a Brexit extension as a way to avoid the UK crashing out of the EU without a deal.

Leading the digital revolution

17 September 2019

The Internet of Things is already revolutionising the lives of Europe’s citizens. We need to take the right steps to ensure the EU has a leadership role, says Monika Beňová (S&D/SK)

Digital dangers

17 September 2019

Cybersecurity is an increasingly important front for both individual member states and the EU as a whole. We must be united in our stance, writes Turo Mattila

Parliamentary leadership for the Digital Age

17 September 2019

MEPs will have to become more digitally literate than ever before if the EU is to maintain its digital leadership, writes Pilar del Castillo

Threats in the digital shadows

17 September 2019

Cybersecurity threats are evolving rapidly, and technology can only do so much - we all have a responsibility for mitigating their impact

A healthy dose of AI in healthcare?

13 September 2019

When it comes to the use of Artificial Intelligence in the healthcare sector, policymakers need to ensure the focus is kept on patients and their needs.

La Rentrée: New Parliament, new ambitions

13 September 2019

May’s European elections now a distant memory, the start of a new five-year parliamentary term has triggered a “wish list” of ambitions from political group leaders.

10 September 2019

Fresh from their victories in this year’s European elections, five of Parliament’s newest deputies from across the political spectrum sat down with Lorna Hutchinson, discussing the path that brought them to Brussels and what they hope the next five years have in store

9 September 2019

The European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) advances weather science, provides the EU with crucial environmental information and has one of the world’s largest supercomputers, explains Director General Dr Florence Rabier

6 September 2019

Through its partnerships with civil society, motoring organisations, vehicle manufacturers and road authorities, EuroRAP is championing a Europe free of high-risk roads, explains new Secretary General, Lina Konstantinopoulou

EU cancer group backs call to eliminate HPV-related cancers

17 September 2019

The European Cancer Summit in Brussels has unanimously endorsed a resolution aimed at eradicating the virus that causes cervical cancer.

AI: A vision for future cancer care

17 September 2019

Despite research studies showing the efficacy of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in cancer care, medical experts say the EU needs to show more leadership in allocating funds to research, accessing data, and setting ethical standards.

Value of ‘high quality’ cancer care never been more important, summit hears

16 September 2019

The value of “high quality” cancer care has never been more important, a high-level conference in Brussels has been told.

18 September 2019

EU leaders have called on Boris Johnson to ‘stop pretending to negotiate’ on Brexit and come forward speedily with concrete proposals for an alternative to the Irish Backstop.

16 September 2019

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has again urged the UK to come forward with "legally-operational solutions" to the Brexit impasse.

16 September 2019

The UK has been urged by two Irish MEPs to "step back from the brink" and avoid crashing out of the EU without a deal on 31 October.

17 July 2019

Maria Spyraki (EL/EPP) is a 2019 MEP award winner and member of parliament’s ITRE and REGI committees

9 May 2019

Isabelle Thomas (FR, S&D) is a 2019 MEP Award winner and member of Parliament’s budget and fisheries committees

23 April 2019

Find out how boxing legend Muhammed Ali inspired this award-winning MEP.

13 September 2019

May’s European elections now a distant memory, the start of a new five-year parliamentary term has triggered a “wish list” of ambitions from political group leaders.