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Viktor Orban angry at EU’s criticism of Hungary’s democratic values Viktor Orban angry at EU’s criticism of Hungary’s democratic values

In an unusual visit to the European Parliament in Strasbourg on Tuesday, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban launched a sharp attack on MEPs after they criticized the state of democracy in Hungary. Orban strongly defended his government’s record as the Parliament presented a report calling Budapest to remove constitutional changes that some claim limit democracy…

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Commissioner Hearings: Valdis Dombrovskis Commissioner Hearings: Valdis Dombrovskis

Honourable Chairs, honourable Members of the European Parliament, first of all, I would like to thank you for this opportunity to address you today and outline the activities to be made in the upcoming five years for the sake of the economy and people of Europe. During the past five years, spent in the position…

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Jean Claude Juncker lashes out at stupid nationalists Jean Claude Juncker lashes out at stupid nationalists

PLEITGEN WHEN HE WAS ASKED IF THE PARTIES COULD DO VERY WELL IN THESE ELECTIONS.>>I’VE NEVER TAKEN THESE OPINION POLLS AS SERIOUSLY AS POLITICAL PARTIES ARE DOING, BECAUSE IT HAS BEEN PROVEN SO MANY TIMES IN HISTORY THAT THESE WERE DONE.>>BUT IT COULD MEAN SOME PRETTY IMPORTANT DECISIONS.>>I DIDN’T LIKE THE IDEA THAT THE U.N.…

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SHARE: David STARKEY:  Parliament’s BREXIT BETRAYAL has BROKEN OUR DEMOCRACY SHARE: David STARKEY: Parliament’s BREXIT BETRAYAL has BROKEN OUR DEMOCRACY

The idea which is being pursued hotly by the Legion of Remainers, headed by Centurion Bercow, — is that Parliamentary Sovereignty can be used to deny national sovereignty. It’s an absurd contradiction. Parliamentary Sovereignty only makes sense within the notion of the sovereign, independent state. Otherwise it’s meaningless verbiage. And again, of course, it highlights…

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Knowledge and Democracy – Why evidence matters Knowledge and Democracy – Why evidence matters

How are policies made? Ideally by taking the best decision after weighing the facts. The outcome should also reconcile the different values that exist in our society. Reality looks different: the amount of information to be considered is increasingly complex and overwhelming. And often our biases distort how we process this information. As a result,…

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European Capital of Innovation Awards 2019 are open European Capital of Innovation Awards 2019 are open

Градовете са двигател на промяната в Европа. Тъй като все повече европейци се местят в градовете, местните администрации и общините изпробват новиначини за съжителство. Транспортът става по-интелигентен,трафикът — по-безпроблемен, а въздухът — по-чист. Градовете възстановяват изоставените обществени места и привличат стартиращи предприятия и новатори. Появяват се нови центрове, където млади и стари могат да общуват,да…

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Amsterdam - Winner, European Capital of Innovation 2016 Amsterdam - Winner, European Capital of Innovation 2016

I is for individual and MCM represents their collective together all these eyes make up the city well they also support and promote it this is ours how can we act upon bye-bye if you can borrow for free and so that was key for our success and we're proud to be a part of…

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Responsible Research and Innovation: aligning R&I with European society Responsible Research and Innovation: aligning R&I with European society

Ние полагаме грижи за всички, не само за нас, но за нашата околна среда и хората, които ще дойдат след нас. Важно е да мислим за изследванията и иновациите, защото силно влияят на нашия живот. Отговорни изследвания и иновации е подход на Европейския съюз за добро управление в изследванията и иновациите. Това означава да уважаваме…

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