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    1. beyondbrics

      January 18, 2012

      Orban: cool performance under fire

      If the quick-tempered Viktor Orbán was advised to keep cool in the face of enemy fire when he appeared before the European...

    2. January 19, 2011

      European MPs rap Orban for media law

      A group of MEPs greet Viktor Orban with tape across their mouths and signs that read “censored” Hungary’s prime minister,...

    1. September 15, 2010

      Brussels targets growing nationalism

      A group of leading European Union politicians will on Wednesday present a manifesto aimed at combating what they believe is...

    2. August 16, 2010

      Sarkozy rebuked over raids on Roma camps

      President Nicolas Sarkozy of France is coming under fire from members of his own right-of-centre party for the summer...

    3. January 20, 2010

      Bulgaria drops candidate for Brussels post

      Bulgaria withdrew its nominee for the European Commission yesterday in a move that underlined the European parliament's...

    4. January 20, 2010

      Bulgarian nominee drops bid for Brussels post

      Bulgaria withdrew its nominee for the European Commission yesterday in a move that underlined the European parliament's...

    5. December 2, 2009

      Ashton smeared

      Brussels blog (Tony Barber): Yesterday the European Union began going about business under new rules known as the Lisbon...

    6. Brussels Blog

      December 1, 2009

      East Europeans foolish to kick up fuss over Ashton's CND past

      As of today the European Union is going about its business under a new set of rules known as the Lisbon treaty.  In Brussels...

    7. November 21, 2009

      Leaders turn their backs on Giscard's vision

      Valéry Giscard d'Estaing was not happy yesterday. When the former French president embarked on his mission seven years ago...

    8. November 19, 2009

      Van Rompuy takes EU presidency

      Herman Van Rompuy and Baroness Ashton were welcomed by world leaders as Europe’s first full-time president and foreign...

    9. Brussels Blog

      July 15, 2009

      News round-up: Wednesday

      Jerzy Buzek’s election as president of the European parliament yesterday provided a temporary let up in the speculation...

    10. June 18, 2009

      EU leaders face 'stop Barroso' drive

      José Manuel Barroso faced growing political controversy yesterday over his efforts to be reappointed as European Commission...

    11. June 17, 2009

      Barroso faces crisis in bid for new term

      European Union leaders will on Thursday broach a mounting political controversy over José Manuel Barroso’s bid for...

    12. June 8, 2009

      Europe’s right turn

      Elections for the European parliament are a uniquely multi-national exercise in democracy, but they rarely manage to look...

    13. The World

      June 8, 2009

      France's colourful Greens

      My FT column tomorrow is about the European elections and focuses on political turmoil in Britain and the progress made by...

    14. June 8, 2009

      Sarkozy to use victory to push EU agenda

      President Nicolas Sarkozy on Monday vowed to come forward with new initiatives to overhaul the European Union after leading...

    15. June 8, 2009

      Sarkozy win defies protest voting trend

      Nicolas Sarkozy's centre-right UMP party won 27.7 per cent of the vote in European parliamentary elections yesterday,...

    16. June 7, 2009

      Sarkozy defies trend to claim victory

      Nicolas Sarkozy’s centre-right UMP party won 27.7 per cent of the vote in European parliamentary elections on Sunday, making...

    17. January 9, 2009

      Czech president must be living in a parallel universe

      From Mr Uwe Bott. Sir, As a frequent critic of outgoing US president George W. Bush, I find it alarming that there are...

    18. Brussels Blog

      November 5, 2008

      Hi, Barack! Go away, John Wayne!

      In Europe, US presidential elections are memorable events - partly because European politicians say such memorable...

    19. July 15, 2008

      Minority report

      President Nicolas Sarkozy’s speech to the European Parliament last week was followed by interventions from the leaders of...

    20. July 15, 2008

      Strasbourg star turn

      Brussels blog (Tony Barber): For those who missed Nicolas Sarkozy's appearance last week at the European parliament in...

    21. Brussels Blog

      July 14, 2008

      Sarkozy bounces back

      For those of you who missed Nicolas Sarkozy’s appearance last week at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, there are...

    22. March 29, 2008

      China will not easily be cowed

      Boycotting the Olympic Games scheduled for Beijing next August is a solution that has long been in search of a problem. A...

    23. March 28, 2008

      China will not be cowed

      Boycotting the Olympic Games scheduled for Beijing next August is a solution that has long been in search of a problem. A...

    24. May 31, 2007

      Socialists poised for bout of infighting

      Judging by the clamour at the Socialist Party rally on Tuesday night, Ségolène Royal might just have won the presidential...

    25. May 4, 2007

      A sixties flashback in French politics

      How the world has turned. This week, Daniel Cohn-Bendit, the flame-haired revolutionary student leader who became the public...

    26. March 22, 2007

      Lunch with the FT: Daniel Cohn-Bendit

      You recognise the smile immediately. Daniel Cohn-Bendit’s face may show the lines of 61 years, his hair is no longer the...

    27. November 27, 2006

      Divorced from environmental and economic reality

      From Mr Daniel Cohn-Bendit. Sir, The claim by Günter Verheugen, the European Union industry commissioner, that EU...

    28. The World

      November 2, 2006

      Whatever happened to Ahmed Chalabi?

      It is sometimes fun – in a grim sort of way – to trawl back through some of the predictions that were being made in the...

    29. October 30, 2006

      Whatever happened to Ahmed Chalabi?

      It is sometimes fun – in a grim sort of way – to trawl back through some of the predictions that were being made in the...

    30. August 31, 2006

      French business leaders attack fear of liberalism

      French business leaders yesterday accused politiciansof failing to debate theeconomic realities of globalisation for fear...

    31. March 27, 2006

      Ringleaders catch camera's eye

      Bruno Julliard and Julie Coudry hardly look like dangerous revolutionaries fighting to bring a government to its knees....

    32. March 18, 2006

      French unrest is no May 1968, says Danny the Red

      The wave of demonstrations and riots sweeping France is the antithesis of the protests of May 1968, according to Daniel...

    33. March 17, 2006

      French unrest ‘no repeat of May 1968’

      The wave of demonstrations and riots sweeping France is the antithesis of the protests of May 1968, according to Daniel...

    34. September 15, 2005

      EU official’s backing for Merkel sparks dispute

      Neelie Kroes, the European Union competition commissioner, on Thursday sparked fresh controversy when she backed Angela...

    35. June 24, 2005

      Mr Blair goes to Brussels

      The main event in Brussels yesterday was the appearance of Tony Blair, the British prime minister, at the European...

    36. June 23, 2005

      Mr Blair goes to Brussels

      The main event in Brussels on Thursday was the appearance of Tony Blair, the British prime minister, at the European...

    37. May 25, 2005

      Quentin Peel: France cannot have last word

      For Europe, the unthinkable is about to happen. Barring an electoral miracle, both France and the Netherlands, founder...

    38. May 6, 2005

      Barroso to stop supervising shipping antitrust cases

      José Manuel Barroso, European Commission president, will drop his supervision of antitrust cases affecting the shipping...

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