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Agius Saliba delegate to UN state parties conference on rights of disabled persons
Laboyr MEP Alex Agius Saliba is one of seven MEPs nominated by political groups to attend a UN conference on the rights of people with disabilities  
[WATCH] ‘Youths told us Europe must do more on climate and Ukraine. We must respond’
Unpacking an EU Treaty is no mean feat, but Roberta Metsola is hoping she can find a balance between legislative changes and the more treacherous path to change...
Metsola says Europe must look eastwards as ‘Future of Europe’ faces down cynics of EU project
President of the European Parliament on CFOE proposals: More Europe needed on defence, health, energy, and climate
[WATCH] Europe must change now, it’s a matter of survival: Verhofstadt to ‘Future’ conference
“This is now a matter of survival, and the Conference offers us the proposals for us to continue on this road, for Europe not to disappear”
Europe’s blueprint for the future
The Conference on the Future of Europe ends formally on Monday. A look at the citizens’ proposals outlines what could be the first of the EU’s deliberative democratic...
Citizens’ Assembly can chip away at EU trust deficit
Only through this kind of democratisation process can Europe’s social model overcome the decision-making of technocrats who are far removed from ordinary life


Russia must return stolen airplanes, demand MEPs

MEPs demand Russia return stolen airplanes, applaud the work of EU...

MEPs demand Russia return stolen...

Metsola toasts Europe of differences, resolute in face of Russian aggression

‘Putin assumed European differences were weakness. He was wrong. These are our strengths’

‘Putin assumed European differences were weakness. He...

Russian oil embargo comes late in the day, MEPs tell Von der Leyen

EU sanctions include phase-out of Russian crude and refined petroleum, as...

EU sanctions include phase-out of Russian crude and refined...

As Frontex boss resigns over human rights violations, MEPs refuse budget for border agency

Discharge delayed: MEPs vote against signing off on EU border agency Frontex’s accounts

Discharge delayed: MEPs vote against signing off on EU...

Voters in MEP elections could choose ‘EU-wide’ candidates in proposed rules change

MEPs start work on overhaul of the EU Electoral Act, turning 27 separate elections and their different rules into a single pan-European election

MEPs start work on overhaul of the EU Electoral Act,...

George Hyzler secures post in European Court of Auditors with strong majority

The European Parliament voted strongly in favour of George Hyzler's nomination as the Maltese member in the European Court of Auditors

The European Parliament voted strongly in favour of George...

EU’s media freedom act is next weapon in arsenal for journalists

EP president Roberta Metsola and Commissioner Věra Jourová in debate on...

EP president Roberta Metsola and Commissioner Věra...

Future of Europe proposals head for final presentation to EU institutions

The Conference Plenary concluded its work, with MEPs expressing their approval of the outcome and announcing that Parliament intends to kick-start EU reforms

The Conference Plenary concluded its work, with MEPs...

MEPs vote to approve Commission’s proposal for a minimum global tax rate

MEPs on Thursday broadly approved the Commission proposal implementing into law the international agreement on a global minimum corporate tax rate of...

MEPs on Thursday broadly approved the Commission proposal...

Experts say the EU is vulnerable to attack on its undersea cables

Experts say EU institutions can do more to protect undersea cables vital for...

Experts say EU institutions can do more to protect undersea...

'Finland and Sweden would be welcome to NATO with open arms' - NATO Secretary General

European Parliament President Roberta Metsola says that any country that looked to Europe as its home, would be welcome to join the EU • EP heads of...

European Parliament President Roberta Metsola says that any...

Metsola tells Putin EU will not be blackmailed after Russia cuts gas supplies to Poland and Bulgaria

European Parliament President Roberta Metsola says the EU will not submit to blackmail and is not afraid of Russian President Vladimir Putin

European Parliament President Roberta Metsola says the EU...

Labour MEPs nominate Caritas Malta for the European Citizen’s Prize

'Tal-Ibwar’ Adolescent Therapeutic Centre, run by Caritas, offers...

'Tal-Ibwar’ Adolescent Therapeutic Centre, run by...

Casa nominates Daphne Caruana Galizia Foundation for European Citizen’s Prize

Maltese MEP hails Daphne Foundation for promoting rule of law, fighting for justice, and striving toward ending impunity

Maltese MEP hails Daphne Foundation for promoting...

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