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GCHQ, NSA Targeted Charities, EU Commissioner And Israeli Prime Minister

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

The latest leaks by the fugitive Edward Snowden indicate that British and American intelligence agencies targeted charities, including Unicef and Mede...

Is Google Being Anti-Competitive?

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 10.04.2013 | UK Tech

A group of seventeen international technology firms have reported Google to the European Commission for allegedly breaching anti-competitive rules ove...

What Is Causing A Stink In The Perfume Industry?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.11.2012 | UK

A growing number of perfumiers are rounding on Brussels, claiming proposals to remove certain ingredients from fragrances could be “the death of per...

EU Leaders Threaten Euro Championships Over 'Abuse' Of Tymoshenko

Posted 03.05.2012 | UK

European leaders are threatening to boycott the forthcoming Euro 2012 football tournament over the treatment of Ukranian opposition leader Yulia Tymos...

Lib Dem MEP Sir Graham Watson Challenges EU Commissioner To A Prune-Eating Contest

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 14.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Do you think that prunes have a laxative effect? Think again - because the European Food Safety Authority begs to differ. Back in February, the ES...

Manchester Airport Ignores Radiation Warnings Over 'Naked Body Scanners'

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 17.11.2011 | UK

Despite radiation concerns raised over ‘naked’ airport body scanners that screened millions of passengers at Heathrow, Manchester airport have con...

PICTURES: Berlusconi's Changing Faces: Bunga Bungle, Ballads And Bribery

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 07.01.2012 | UK

Silvio Berlusconi: the politician, property and media tycoon who allegedly brought 'bunga bunga' to Britain's shores, has also been one of Italy's lon...

Hurry up Europe - The Clock is Ticking

Iain Anderson | Posted 25.12.2011 | UK Politics
Iain Anderson

I'm sitting in Brussels today for the EU Summit and it feels like the eyes of the world are on this city... and they are.

EU Needs a Plan B for Life Beyond the Euro, and Fast

Iain Anderson | Posted 10.12.2011 | UK Politics
Iain Anderson

Another weekend, another set of 'solutions' for the Eurozone hammered out in Paris or Berlin. Not that we know the details yet - of course not.

WATCH: 'Idiot' EU Commission Spokesman Storms Off Newsnight

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.11.2011 | UK Politics

An EU Commission spokesman has stormed out of a BBC Newsnight panel discussion on the Eurozone, after the Daily Telegraph columnist Peter Oborne repea...

Debt Crisis 'Threatens Heart Of EU' Commission Warns

Huffington Post UK | Rob Smith | Posted 04.10.2011 | UK Politics

The debt crisis is threatening the core of the eurozone, the head of the European Commission has said, warning that severe economic problems could spr...