In trying to win over hostile MEPs, the new president of the Commission made some bold promises.
It's not just that the new top team only represents western states. Several of them seem rather unprepared to lead the union.
There are mounting calls to dismember the likes of Google, Apple and Amazon, but most people seem to have overlooked the biggest threat of all.
Brussels is certainly firm on its red lines, but it's not as intransigent as many in the UK portray it to be.
Little thought has been accorded to the way in which political and bureaucratic actors prioritise certain lives over others in their (non) decision-making.
US President Donald Trump thinks the fine is political – but it's just a different way of doing business.
A proposed EU copyright directive aims to make Google, Facebook and other online platforms pay to display snippets of news. But will it work, and what will be the costs?
After the G7 fiasco, it's clear that a trade war is in the making. US justifications of "national security concerns" for its tariffs suggest a legitimate target for EU countermeasures: coal.
March 30 officially marked one year to go before the Brexit clock strikes. How can the "leave" camp get out of this one? The classic 1969 heist movie 'The Italian Job' provides clues.
It will take a concerted effort of stakeholders working together to combat disinformation says new EU report.
In France, research on local indicators’ inadequacies led a group of stakeholders and researchers in Grenoble to develop an alternative that focuses on social well-being and sustainability.
Nigeria is rich in water resources. but poor management has led to water scarcity in the country.
Europe is experiencing a wave of optimism that its seven-year Greek drama may be finally coming to a close. Only one way to do that: Share Greece's pain.
It's never been used in the history of the EU, but Poland could be about to feel the full force of this powerful mechanism.
The European Union is threatening to suspend the state's voting rights if it pursues legislation to restrict its judiciary.
Turning 18 could be your ticket to a European adventure – literally.
The two-year period for withdrawing from the EU has been launched, so what happens next?
The Treaty of Rome, which eventually led to the European Union, is turning 60 at a time when many inside and outside Europe are questioning the union's value. For the U.S., much is at stake.
The only thing needed for Europe to leap towards further political integration is for French and German heads of state to support it.
Improving conditions in Turkey and Greece may convince more refugees to stay where they are.