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Brexit 'Amputation' For Europe, Says Ex-EU President

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 17.12.2015 | UK Politics

British exit from the European Union would like an "amputation" the former president of the European Council has warned, as David Cameron prepares for...

David Cameron 'F**ked Up,' Polish Government Reveals True Feelings About EU Reform

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.06.2014 | UK Politics

David Cameron has "fucked up" his handling the European Union and has fallen for the "stupid propaganda" of eurosceptics, Polish ministers have been r...

Should Cameron Stop Juncker By Copying Nigel Farage? (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Politics

David Cameron is making a last-ditch attempt this week to stop former Luxembourg premier Jean-Claude Juncker becoming the next president of the Europe...

Worst. Reservoir Dogs Reenactment. Ever.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.06.2014 | UK Comedy

Is Quentin Tarantino directing the G7 summit?...

'The EU's Second Political Assassination'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 12.09.2013 | UK Politics

Silvio Berlusconi considered pulling Italy out of the euro in late 2011 before European financial officials brought about his removal from office, an ...

Lovely To Meet You

Posted 19.03.2013 | UK

The wife of one of Europe's most powerful politicians has been pictured shaking hands and smiling with Zimbabwe leader, Robert Mugabe. Geertrui Win...

Labour, Lib Dems, Tory Backbench Rebels Jostle To Take EU Budget Credit

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 08.02.2013 | UK

All three parties jostled to claim the credit for David Cameron's historic negotiation for a cut to the EU budget - with Labour, Lib Dems and Tory bac...

European Union Leaders Agree Historic Budget Cut, But MEPs May Veto Deal

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.02.2013 | UK Politics

European leaders have agreed a cut in the EU budget after German chancellor Angela Merkel sided with David Cameron's demand that Brussels tighten its ...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: 'Misery And Hardship'

Mehdi Hasan | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 08.02.2013 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Friday 8 February 2013... 1) 'MISERY AND HARDSHIP' So the real villain of the row over disability and incapa...

A Progressive Wish List for the EU Budget (Part 1)

Darian Meacham | Posted 02.02.2013 | UK Politics
Darian Meacham

Should social democrats (like myself) be quietly thanking David Cameron for delivering us an early Christmas gift by blocking the passage of a bloated and wasteful EU budget? Not quite, if Santa Cam has his way this gift will be a Trojan Horse.

EU Budget Summit Ends In Failure And Finger Pointing

Posted 23.11.2012 | UK Politics

The European Union Budget summit has ended in failure after leaders were unable to come to an agreement on future spending. David Cameron said the ...

David Cameron Demands EU Officials Take Pay Cut

PA | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Politics

David Cameron has demanded billions of pounds in pay and pension cuts from the EU's pampered civil service in a show of solidarity with austerity-hit ...

Cameron Set For EU Budget Battle

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.11.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron insisted today the proposed rise in European Union spending was "quite wrong" as he arrived in Brussels for marathon budget negotiations...

Markets Rise After Surprise Euro Deal Is Reached

PA | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK

Financial markets have risen after European Union leaders threw a lifeline to the eurozone's tottering banks. David Cameron welcomed the deal hamme...

Clegg Says Greek Exit Will Cause 'Irrevocable Damage'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.05.2012 | UK Politics

A Greek withdrawal from the euro would cause "unpredictable, irrevocable damage" to the single currency that "no rational person" should advocate, Nic...

Cameron Calls For 'Lasting Solution' To Euro Turmoil

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.05.2012 | UK

David Cameron has called for a "lasting solution" to the eurozone crisis after enduring 18 EU summits on the subject since he became prime minister. ...

Euro crisis: budgetary increase will compound austerity pain

Brian John Spencer | Posted 30.06.2012 | UK Politics
Brian John Spencer

Europe is in the midst of a growth and political crisis which has thrown the continent into a recession; yet across Europe centre-right Member States are holding to the status-quo and continuing to maintain budgetary restraint and austere spending policies.

Working Too Hard? You Will Be Soon

PA | Posted 21.11.2011 | UK Politics

Britain will use future negotiations in Europe to pursue the Government's objective of limiting the application of the Working Time Directive in the U...

UK Economy Fragile, Low Growth Predicted As Emergency Meeting Called About Eurozone Crisis

The Huffington Post | Dina Rickman | Posted 09.09.2011 | UK

The economy is fragile, with business confidence low and unemployment barely improving, according to a survey of 6,000 businesses across the UK. Th...