# eu - Today’s News
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# eu - Yesterday’s News
From Saturday, he’ll be the European Commissioner for Agriculture & Rural Development.
What were you doing when you were nine?
# eu - Thursday 23 October, 2014
We already recognise geographical reputation for foodstuffs but we should do likewise for local crafts – it has cultural and economic benefits.
# eu - Wednesday 22 October, 2014
Sinn Féin’s Matt Carthy said he intends to hold the commissioner accountable at all times.
# eu - Tuesday 21 October, 2014
Hogan sent legal letters to the MEP last month.
# eu - Saturday 18 October, 2014
183 people were trafficked into Ireland in three years, a report shows.
# eu - Wednesday 15 October, 2014
Compensation under the School Transport Scheme is not in line with current EU rules.
# eu - Wednesday 8 October, 2014
Workers made redundant from Andersen Ireland Limited in 2013 have been approved for training and education supports.
# eu - Tuesday 7 October, 2014
Data protection reform will need to rebuild the trust that has been shattered by numerous spying scandals and data breaches.
# eu - Monday 6 October, 2014
Ireland is the only donor country to allocate half of its total aid to the world’s least developed countries.
# eu - Saturday 4 October, 2014
The McNulty omnishambles just wouldn’t go away, Big Phil’s Big Grilling failed to materialise, and a Tory minister landed himself in hot water – over a poem.
# eu - Thursday 2 October, 2014
Günther Oettinger, the EU’s next head of digital economy, has blamed celebrities for the recent nude photo leak.
# eu - Wednesday 1 October, 2014
He was launching the Blue Star programme for primary schools.
# eu - Monday 29 September, 2014
Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…
Fine Gael’s Brian Hayes explains the process of confirming the make-up of the next European Commission.
# eu - Friday 26 September, 2014
A new training programme has been announced by Minister Charlie Flanagan.
Irish medical personnel are among those who have signed the letter calling on western governments to join the fight.
# eu - Thursday 25 September, 2014
.The EU is looking for more Irish staff.
# eu - Tuesday 23 September, 2014
The European Commission’s antitrust commissioner said that ‘fresh evidence’ from competitors has raised new concerns over Google’s search proposal.
# eu - Monday 22 September, 2014
“Cultural exchange”, eh?
# eu - Sunday 21 September, 2014
This comes on the first anniversary of Emily O’Reilly’s time in the position.
# eu - Wednesday 17 September, 2014
Column: ‘The Scottish voting yes are doing so from an international, rather than just a nationalist mindset’
If Scotland has to consider anew its membership of the European Union, then the Irish Government should be there standing up for its application, writes Eamon Ryan.
# eu - Saturday 13 September, 2014
The Minister for Finance is having a pretty good Saturday.
European Commissioners aren’t picked on any basis of merit or usefulness. It’s no different than most governments, but at least we elect the cabinet together at home.
# eu - Friday 12 September, 2014
The Finance Minister has been in Milan urging EU colleagues to support his push for early repayment of IMF loans.
Meanwhile in Ukraine, the UN has launched a food aid operation in the war-torn east of the country.
# eu - Wednesday 10 September, 2014
Some Irish TDs have been threatening to make life difficult for Big Phil during the nomination process. But can they cause that much trouble for the divisive former minister?
# eu - Tuesday 9 September, 2014
A deal between the company and the European Commission was agreed back in February, but new complaints will now need to be addressed.
# eu - Monday 8 September, 2014
Opinion: Russia is in the driving seat of the Ukrainian crisis and she’s taking the West for a dangerous spin
Western powers have been reactive rather than proactive in their approach to the situation all summer, writes Jack Lahart.
# eu - Wednesday 3 September, 2014
If the crisis in Ukraine escalates, the tournament may be hit.
She said Hogan’s appointment in Europe would be “a step backwards for equality.”
# eu - Tuesday 2 September, 2014
A second wave of questionnaires have been sent out to Facebook and WhatsApp’s rivals as the EU tries to identify the difference between a social network and a messaging app.
# eu - Monday 1 September, 2014
The reluctance of the United States to intervene means the EU must radically rethink how it confronts Russian military power.
# eu - Saturday 30 August, 2014
Leaders have arrived in Brussels for a summit to fill two of the EU’s top jobs. Enda Kenny’s also been talking about Phil Hogan’s prospects…
Leaders meeting in Brussels are likely to boost sanctions against Moscow. “Europe has to act,” France’s Francois Hollande said today.
The EU leaders will also discuss the Ukraine crisis at the special meeting.
# eu - Friday 15 August, 2014
The decision follows a rare summer meeting of EU foreign ministers, including Charlie Flanagan, in Brussels today.
# eu - Wednesday 13 August, 2014
Charlie Flanagan says the EU needs a “strong and unified response to the terror in Northern Iraq”.
# eu - Monday 11 August, 2014
Good sense or Frankenfood? The issue is coming up for debate again in Europe.