The scandal involves Eva Kaili, a European Parliament member from Greece.
But EU’s Michel Barnier says talks are in the “final stretch” after “good progress” this week.
Boris Johnson insists negotiations are continuing "informally" but senior MEPs say extension is "the only responsible thing to do".
Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg addresses the environment committee at the European Parliament in Brussels as they unveil their Green Deal. Thunberg criticised the new plan, that would see the European Union be carbon neutral by 20250, calling it a ‘surrender’ and ‘pretending’.
Brexiteers partied in Parliament Square as the UK's 47-year membership to the EU came to an end.
The government will finally have to wrestle with key questions on trade and EU rules.
For some, Brexit is a triumph. For others, it is a tragedy. HuffPost UK visited Brussels as British MEPs on both sides of the debate packed up and waved goodbye.
On the surface, 31 January is just another date. But for people like me, it brings feelings of loss, confusion, anger and sadness, writes Candy Scobling.
British Twitter users distance themselves from Brexit Party stirring up trouble as vote ratifies exit deal.
June Mummery was referring to the transition period during which Britain will have no MEPs, but her gripe was seen as bizarre regardless.