The Conservative Party Must Not Pander to Ukip Hysteria About Europe

Sajjad Karim MEP | Posted 06.01.2015 | UK Politics
Sajjad Karim MEP

The Conservative party must not become a Ukip proxy. We cannot as a centre-right party be drawn into the hubris and hysteria of populism that demands total withdrawal from Europe while ignoring the obvious dangers of such action and spurning the opportunity for reform that lies ahead of us.

Possible EC Appointment Has Cameron In A Pickle

PA | Posted 01.06.2014 | UK Politics

David Cameron has reportedly warned that Britain could leave the EU if Luxembourg ex-prime minister Jean-Claude Juncker becomes the next president of ...

WATCH: This Machine Can Chill A Beer In 45 Seconds

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Beverage refrigeration doesn't immediately leap out as something that the European Commission would want to get involved in. But then you think abo...

You Can Take Charge of YOUR Europe

Othmar Karas | Posted 12.11.2013 | UK Politics
Othmar Karas

What many do not realize is the European Parliament has an impact on almost every aspect of life in the UK, whether it is trying to cut the costs of a mobile phone call while you're on holiday to protecting your employment rights when you're at work or trying to ensure the very air you breathe is clean.

Microsoft Fined Half A BILLION Pounds

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.05.2013 | UK Tech

Microsoft has been fined half a billion pounds by European regulators for breaking an agreement to let users pick a browser of their choice when loadi...

EU Officials' Laptops 'Hacked' At Web Conference In Azerbaijan

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 13.01.2013 | UK Tech

Officials from the European Commission had their laptops hacked while at a conference in Azerbaijan, it has been claimed. European Commissioner Nee...

European Consumer Groups Attack Google's 'Unfairly Stacked' Search Results

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 02.09.2012 | UK Tech

Google has issued proposals to the European competition commissioner over concerns it abused its dominant position in search. But Google's response...

Online Message Board Proposes Crowd-Sourced Internet Censorship Law

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 28.04.2012 | UK Tech

The message board Reddit has released the first draft of a crowd-sourced bill to protect internet freedom. The 'act' is intended as an alternative ...

EC President: EU May Require Treaty Change To Cope With Crisis

PA | Posted 05.12.2011 | UK Politics

Treaty changes to achieve even closer European integration will "probably" be necessary to cope with the economic crisis, European Commission Presiden...

EU Commission Proposes Financial Tax, But UK Indicates It Will Veto

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 28.11.2011 | UK

The European Commission has formally proposed placing a financial transaction tax (FTT) on EU members. The tax would levy 0.1 per cent of every fin...

Fears Of A Eurozone Split As Greece Plumbs New Depths In Debt Crisis

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 28.11.2011 | UK

Concerns are growing of split in the eurozone over the terms of Greece's second 190 billion euro (£166 billion) bailout, as the president of the Euro...