# europe - Yesterday’s News
David Cameron called Vladimir Putin as it was announced that the Ukrainian PM will meet Barack Obama on Wednesday.
Micheál Martin paid tribute to Liam Aylward who is retiring from politics, while Eamon Gilmore said the Labour Party is ready to fight come May.
*Some 80 million years before the T Rex actually showed up.
Liadh Ní Riada says she’s determined to work within the structures of the EU to help Ireland access further funds for job creation.
And more to the point – are we “f**ked and brainwashed” by the ‘European Project’?
# europe - Thursday 6 March, 2014
EU leaders hold a summit in Brussels today to decide how strongly to respond to Moscow’s troop deployment.
# europe - Wednesday 5 March, 2014
A new survey places the country far ahead of its nearest rivals, meaning Ireland is well placed to attract a growing share of jobs and investment from the global funds industry
This is the largest European study on violence against women, including interviews with 42,000 women across Europe.
# europe - Tuesday 4 March, 2014
The former Ukrainian Prime Minister was released from prison last week and will join two other political figures for the EPP conference.
The Russian President has called an end to the drill near Ukraine’s border involving army, navy and airforce troops.
# europe - Monday 3 March, 2014
Russia’s partners in the G8 have condemned Moscow’s military escalation and cancelled their participation in preparations for the group’s summit in Sochi this June.
# europe - Thursday 27 February, 2014
Labour TD Eric Byrne told Scottish counterparts that “it wasn’t Europe who sabotaged” the Irish economy.
Last day of the week in the Dáil. But what have they got planned?
Up to 50 men with weapons marched into the buildings in the Crimea region overnight. Regional leaders have said they will “take measures”.
One MEP says that hurling “is in the blood of the Irish people”.
# europe - Tuesday 25 February, 2014
The White House has called for a technocratic government to be installed to promote early elections.
# europe - Monday 24 February, 2014
The US has warned Russia against sending troops into Kiev, with National Security Adviser Susan Rice saying such a move would be a “grave mistake”.
# europe - Sunday 23 February, 2014
Viktor Yanukovych’s plane was from leaving the country as Yulia Tymoshenko announces a bid for the presidency.
# europe - Wednesday 19 February, 2014
At the Winter Olympics in Sochi, shocked Ukrainian athletes were stopped from wearing black armbands to mourn the dead.
# europe - Sunday 9 February, 2014
Spoiler: she’s already doing the job.
# europe - Friday 7 February, 2014
Washington is accusing Russia of capturing the conversation and uploading it to the site.
# europe - Wednesday 5 February, 2014
Fine Gael MEP Sean Kelly said sites should be obliged to remove content that will have a negative effect on people’s health and European legislation could be the way to do it.
# europe - Tuesday 4 February, 2014
The report states that more research is needed to enable draw any conclusion into possible health risks.
# europe - Sunday 2 February, 2014
We don’t have much faith in our health care system… but we feel healthy.
# europe - Wednesday 29 January, 2014
The junior minister is odds-on to be elected in May with his likely departure creating a vacancy in his Dublin South-West Dáil constituency.
# europe - Sunday 26 January, 2014
Fitzpatrick was one of three possible candidates who were before a selection convention today.
# europe - Saturday 25 January, 2014
Protesters in Kiev are warning the conflict will escalate if President Viktor Yanukovych uses force to end the demonstrations.
# europe - Thursday 23 January, 2014
Minister for Finance Michael Noonan said he can categorically deny that Irish banks would need a so-called ‘bail-in’.
# europe - Wednesday 22 January, 2014
Three people were killed in Kiev clashes this morning amid renewed violence in the Ukrainian capital. But what’s behind the dispute?
# europe - Thursday 16 January, 2014
Labour MEP Emer Costello has been strongly critical of the troika for putting the banks and bondholders ahead of citizens.
# europe - Monday 13 January, 2014
The new notes are designed to be more durable and more resistant to counterfeiting.
The rise of hard right eurosceptic parties ahead of the Euro-Elections is causing some murmurs of concern. But do we really have anything to worry about?
# europe - Wednesday 8 January, 2014
The Financial Times’ magazine said that Noonan was awarded the accolade because of his “extraordinary progress” since taking the job in 2011.
John Bryan is expected to run for Fine Gael in the European elections this summer.
The European Court of Human Rights found that the Italian courts had upheld a ‘patriarchal principle’.
# europe - Wednesday 1 January, 2014
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# europe - Wednesday 25 December, 2013
According to the United Nations, about nine million people require assistance in the war-torn country.
# europe - Tuesday 17 December, 2013
The deal is aimed at encouraging Ukraine to shelve a pact with the EU and build closer ties with Russia.
# europe - Sunday 15 December, 2013
We got used to their visits, but what did they really think of us?