Swedish MEP Fredrick Federley has been heavily criticised over his so-called 'tiered approach' to carbon leakage protection under the EU emission trading scheme (ETS).
The EU's newly-unveiled Arctic policy says that Brussels regards Russia as an important ally in the Arctic.
The European Ombudsman Emily O'Reilly has condemned the Commission's policy towards tobacco industry lobbying as "puzzling.''
British interior minister Theresa May has been denounced after she advocated the UK leaving the jurisdiction of the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg.
A high level conference in Parliament was told that combating Islamic radicalisation cannot be solved overnight.
There is no doubt the future lies in smart cities, say MEPs, but it is now up to EU policymakers to give urban authorities the means to succeed.
EU plans to introduce "blacklist" of tax havens could prove an invaluable in the fight against tax evasion and avoidance.
Jan Jambon tells MEPs that improvements are necessary in fight against terror.
New figures show that more than 2000 dangerous products triggered EU-wide alerts in the past 12 months.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called for the long running TTIP negotiations to be speeded up.
Canada's international trade minister Chrystia Freeland on why she believes CETA will bring tremendous benefits to both sides and why she is proud to be on a Russian travel ban list.
Canada is both a crucial trading partner and a strong ally for the EU, writes Marietje Schaake.
Both sides are set to benefit economically and geopolitically from CETA, therefore it should be ratified as soon as possible, argues Artis Pabriks.
Both the EU and Canada have heeded society's concerns about ISDS, writes Sorin Moisă.
Jude Kirton-Darling says she was continually reminded of shared values during Parliament's international trade committee delegation trip to Canada.
With three quarters of Europe's population living in urban areas, the problem of youth unemployment is concentrated in cities, but that may also be where the solution lies, writes Anna Lisa Boni.
Which strawberries have the higher carbon footprint, those grown in the blazing suns of Africa and jetted into Europe, or those grown in bleak midwinter albeit under glass and heated by local energy? The answer might surprise you, writes Ian Duncan.
As India enjoys continued growth and moves to modernise its infrastructure, it's time the EU relaunched trade negotiations with the country, writes Madi Sharma.
As the battle lines form in the UK ahead of June's Brexit referendum, Fact checking NGO Full Fact asked EU expert Eleanor Spaventa to explain what exactly the EU is and does, in 500 words. Here's what she came up with.
The triumph of the right-wing AfD in Germany's regional elections show that the country is no longer immune to the European trend towards nationalism, writes Amandine Crespy.
Nigel Farage has called on Leave campaigners to focus on immigration issue rather than economics and trade.
US President Barack Obama has been accused of "unbelievable arrogance" after he made an emotional plea to British voters - as a "friend and ally" - to "stick together" with the rest of the EU.
Major Vote Watch Europe report studies possible effects of Brexit.
Latest polls suggest 'Remain' camp ahead, at 52 per cent.
MEPs defend controversial plans to recruit staff drivers on the grounds of heightened security concerns following Paris and Brussels attacks.
UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn slammed for support for EU membership, despite previous Euroscepticism.
MEPs say 'Remain' campaign needs cross-party support to secure a victory.
A leading Brussels-based business organisation says that Britain leaving the EU would be "bad" for the UK, the EU and also the business world.
One in three fish species served in restaurants in Brussels are not what they seem, reveals Lasse Gustavsson.
Montenegrin Prime Minister Milo Đukanović’s western charm offensive is crumbling at his feet, argues Andrey Petrushinin.
Understanding the connections between air pollution and climate change could help deliver win-win climate mitigation options, argues Erika von Schneidemesser.
To achieve a real circular economy, the EU must take measures to ensure that materials embedded in products are properly recovered and recycled, writes Annick Carpentier.
The EU is on the right track to attain its decarbonisation goals, but must do more to cut its road transport sector emissions, argues Samuel Maubanc.
Armenia's abrupt political U-turn, clearly imposed by Moscow, has interrupted a number of promising legislative processes in the field of human rights.
Look again at your home appliances as they can help tackle climate change and green the economy says Paolo Falcioni.
Better enforcement of existing provisions, access to information and cooperation between member states are key to ensuring the fair mobility of workers, argues Denis Pennel.
On Tuesday, senior political and civil society representatives debated the Joint Declaration on Animal Welfare initiated by several Agricultural Ministers in December 2014.
On Monday evening, the Agriculture & Rural Development Commissioner addressed the AGRI Committee on the current situation on the agricultural markets.
On Friday, European Council President Donald Tusk said that he sees an emerging consensus in Europe that can help tackle the crisis.
On March 2nd, the European Commission held a conference on the Green Paper on Retail Financial Services.
Together with the Netherlands Presidency, it debated the implementation of the BEPS package, reform of the Code of Conduct group, country-by-country reporting and patent box systems.
On Thursday, the European Parliament's plenary discussed an agreement with Philip Morris to combat tobacco smuggling
On February 24, the European Parliament Plenary discussed the first reading agreement reached with the Council on the updated EURES Regulation.
Agriculture MEPs invited guest speakers on Tuesday to better understand how to reduce price volatility in agricultural markets