# european-union - Saturday 10 May, 2014
Raymond Whitehead wants to spread the message that there is a democratic way of running countries – “not the dictatorship we have now”.
Labour’s candidate says it was “the commission of Rehn and Barroso” that imposed hardship.
# european-union - Tuesday 6 May, 2014
Robin allows elderly people to connect with friends, family and medical professionals and can also watch for falls and monitor blood pressure.
David O’Sullivan previously worked with the Department of Foreign Affairs.
# european-union - Friday 2 May, 2014
Greece is still the country faring the worst with an unemployment rate of 26.7 per cent.
# european-union - Saturday 26 April, 2014
After passing new legislation concerning data retention and net neutrality, the next five years will see the EU become a major influence in how digital laws and regulations are shaped.
# european-union - Thursday 24 April, 2014
The Polish community in Ireland has created this amazing video to thank you.
# european-union - Tuesday 22 April, 2014
Dublin hasn’t been chosen in over 20 years.
# european-union - Thursday 17 April, 2014
The four parties have agreed on a way forward following half a day of talks, including a call to disband armed groups that have taken over buildings.
# european-union - Monday 14 April, 2014
Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore will travel to Luxembourg to attend the meeting.
# european-union - Sunday 13 April, 2014
It comes as the IPCC publishes its latest report on climate change.
# european-union - Tuesday 8 April, 2014
More than half of workers find their workplace stressful, a survey revealed.
# european-union - Thursday 3 April, 2014
The United Nations Arms Trade Treaty was signed this time last year.
# european-union - Tuesday 1 April, 2014
The European Commission expressed concern today about trends in deaths of vulnerable road users like pedestrians and cyclists.
# european-union - Monday 24 March, 2014
Enda Kenny also called for more coverage of European affairs.
Ireland received just 0.2 per cent of these.
# european-union - Sunday 9 March, 2014
The junior minister said he definitely won’t be running in the next general election if he makes it to Europe.
# european-union - Thursday 6 March, 2014
The decision on whether or not to join the Russia Federation will be put to the people of Crimea on 16 March.
# european-union - Tuesday 4 March, 2014
In a speech to be delivered tomorrow night in Cork, the European Commission President praises the “sacrifices” Irish families have made.
# european-union - Thursday 27 February, 2014
The European Commission president is due to give a 25-minute speech at the ceremony.
One MEP says that hurling “is in the blood of the Irish people”.
# european-union - Tuesday 25 February, 2014
Socialist Party MEP Paul Murphy said the increase is welcome but it is still too low considering the scale of poverty across the EU.
# european-union - Sunday 16 February, 2014
European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso noted that the formation of a new member state needs approval from all other EU nations.
# european-union - Monday 10 February, 2014
The vaccine, which has been linked to narcolepsy in young people, was approved by the European medicines watchdog in 2009.
# european-union - Monday 27 January, 2014
# european-union - Friday 24 January, 2014
The Taoiseach also dismissed suggestions that he would take up a role in the EU instead of leading Fine Gael into the 2016 general election.
# european-union - Wednesday 22 January, 2014
Adams questioned the future of Irish neutrality as the EU plans to increase spending on weapons.
# european-union - Tuesday 21 January, 2014
Countries like Slovenia and Denmark, however, are not faring well.
# european-union - Tuesday 14 January, 2014
A group of MEPs met with the Commissioner for Regional Development in Strasbourg this morning.
# european-union - Friday 10 January, 2014
Honohan said, now that we have exited the programme, “the rest is up to us”.
# european-union - Tuesday 7 January, 2014
The creation of a vibrant renewable energy sector would not only give the EaP countries energy independence, it would also reduce Russian political interference in their affairs, writes David Moloney.
# european-union - Wednesday 1 January, 2014
There was some surprise about the timing of Latvia’s request to join the Euro, but its government thinks it will help to attract investors.
# european-union - Monday 30 December, 2013
A new Red C poll of Irish adults finds that just 27 per cent of Irish people would support cuts to save the euro.
# european-union - Thursday 12 December, 2013
Eurogroup ministers met earlier this week on the topic, but only agreed on general principles.
# european-union - Monday 9 December, 2013
While Ireland has no say over the outcome of the UK referendum, we should already be working on contingency plans in the case of its exit from the union – as we stand to be the worst affected, writes John O’Donnell.
# european-union - Saturday 7 December, 2013
Junior Minister Seán Sherlock has spoken at length about the controversy surrounding a law enacted last year that some believe will restrict internet freedom.
# european-union - Friday 6 December, 2013
The Horizon 2020 fund will fund research and innovation across Europe for the next seven years.
# european-union - Friday 29 November, 2013
The Services Directive prohibits discriminatory conditions based on the nationality or residence of service recipients.
Eurostat figures show that circulatory diseases are the most prevalent cause of deaths of over 65s in the EU28 countries.
# european-union - Monday 25 November, 2013
Fine Gael’s Jim Higgins said we fought ‘long and hard’ for our democracy and people should participate in it.