Politics

SPD enters election campaign focusing on the future, climate issues

SPD enters election campaign focusing on the future, climate issues


Germany’s Social Democrats (SPD) want to be seen as the party of the future. That is the core message of the resolution following last we ...
JCPOA: What’s Next for the Iran Deal?

JCPOA: What’s Next for the Iran Deal?


When any new US president is inaugurated, especially when there is a change of party, the world expects some kind of serious change. Despite the fa ...
Germany, Sweden, and Poland expel Russian diplomats

Germany, Sweden, and Poland expel Russian diplomats


The Capitals brings you the latest news from across Europe, through on-the-ground reporting by EURACTIV’s media network. You can subscrib ...
Sexism in politics: French MP called ‘fish lady’ and ‘crazy’ during debate

Sexism in politics: French MP called ‘fish lady’ and ‘crazy’ during debate


Far-left National Assembly deputy Mathilde Panot (France Insoumise) was called “fish lady” and “crazy” by her male colleagues on Tuesday ...
EU court deals another blow to Hungarian asylum policy

EU court deals another blow to Hungarian asylum policy


In the latest legal setback for Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, the top EU court in Luxembourg ruled that Budapest had brok ...
Flashpoint America: Assessing Indicators and Warnings

Flashpoint America: Assessing Indicators and Warnings


What the hell is happening in the US? Let’s rattle off some of the obvious: political intractability, sectarian entrenchment, tribal mentality, par ...
Germany’s EU Presidency: Merkel had to fix it

Germany’s EU Presidency: Merkel had to fix it


The turn of the year marks the end of the German presidency of the EU Council. When Angela Merkel’s government took over in July, it was ...
EU Parliament adopts rules to keep Eurotunnel working

EU Parliament adopts rules to keep Eurotunnel working


The European Parliament adopted temporary rules on Thursday (17 December) to allow the Eurotunnel handling vehicle and freight traffic un ...
Progress on Brexit but coming days will be critical, says EU chief

Progress on Brexit but coming days will be critical, says EU chief


The EU’s chief executive said on Wednesday (16 December) she could not say if there would be a trade deal with Britain but there had been ...
‘Turning the tide’: Frankfurt attracts London banks

‘Turning the tide’: Frankfurt attracts London banks


Hubertus Vaeth was considered crazy when he launched a Frankfurt initiative to lure banks there after Brexit. “Are you nuts? What did yo ...
Josh Howley: Death of an Insurrection Salesman

Josh Howley: Death of an Insurrection Salesman


Josh Hawley, the Republican senator from Missouri, formerly a rising star in his party, gambled dangerously with what he believed was the considera ...
International observers declare Kazakh elections ‘free and fair’

International observers declare Kazakh elections ‘free and fair’


According to the data of the exit poll conducted by the Public Opinion research centre, three parties received enough votes to pas ...
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