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« Boat people » en Méditerranée: l’OTAN dément, les pays se renvoient la balle NEW
Bruxelles2 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 9 Hours, 23 Minutes ago
(BRUXELLES2) Face à la tragique errance du bateau de migrants africains, parti de Libye en mars 2011, qui s’était finalement soldée par la mort de presque la totalité de ses passagers  (63 sur 72 embarqués), les responsables semblent se d...
The Closer NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 9 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
ROUND-UP US and European equities finished higher today with the glaring exception of Spain, where domestic bank Banesto set aside €475m against bad property loans and the...
La trajectoire du navire maudit NEW
Bruxelles2 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 9 Hours, 43 Minutes ago
(BRUXELLES2) Voici tel que reconstitué par le Centre de recherches architecturales, Goldsmiths, le trajet du navire (en vue d’un rapport qui sera publié en avril) 2012, et que mentionne Tineke Strik dans son rapport Le 27 mars 2011, entre 00h00...
Tory to UKIP switchers on the increase again. NEW
Michael Heaver's Blog 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 10 Hours, 4 Minutes ago
Another day, another YouGov poll that is bad news for the Conservative Party. Up from yesterday, 11% of 2010 Tory voters now say they'd vote for UKIP, including 12% of all British voters aged over 60. Whilst the emphasis at the moment seems to be on...
¿Volverá la Europa fascista? NEW
Mayo Europeo 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 10 Hours, 4 Minutes ago
Marine Le Pen en un acto en Francia.Las últimas noticias electorales de Francia son preocupantes. La candidata ultraderechista Marine Le Pen es la preferida de los jóvenes entre dieciocho y veinticinco años.Para muchos parece sensato creer que el...
Google Control NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 10 Hours, 5 Minutes ago
This is not the usual yada yada…– Google’s chief legal officer, in a footnote to the founders’ letter sent out with Google’s latest results. The company’s...
To Talk or Not To Talk NEW
The Gaulois 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 10 Hours, 13 Minutes ago
It’s a basic principle of negotiations: know when to talk and when to walk away. Catherine Ashton would do well to bear this in mind when she meets her Iranian counterparts in Istanbul this weekend. The latest talks come over a year after the...
Neustart im Frühling: Ehrenpreise für Radler NEW
Lettland 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 10 Hours, 17 Minutes ago
Noch vor wenigen Jahren waren von den Resten einst ruhmreicher Rigascher Fahrradproduktion nur ein paar halb-verblichene Werbeinschriften an schmutzigen Häuserwänden übrig. Aber am nachösterlichen 12.April 2012 feiert die Marke "Erenpreiss" (ex "...
Mietteitä blogista NEW
Alex Stubb blogi (FI) 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 10 Hours, 21 Minutes ago
Tulin kahdeksan vuotta sitten ulos kaapista, kun asetuin kokoomuksen eurovaaliehdokkaaksi. En ollut enää EU-virkamies. Aloitin silloin tämän blogin ja olen sitä siitä lähtien ylläpitänyt vaihtevalla aktiivisuudella. En ole ehtinyt viim...
Kanske möjligt, trots allt… NEW
Carl Bildt (SE) 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 10 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
VID MEDELHAVET: Åter här något dygn innan det åter bär tillbaks till Stockholm och insatserna där. I dag förefaller det som om det finns möjligheter till viss framgång för Kofi Annans ansträngningar i Syrien. Erfarenheten av försök att
Kanske möjligt, trots allt… NEW
Carl Bildt (SE) 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 10 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
VID MEDELHAVET: Åter här något dygn innan det åter bär tillbaks till Stockholm och insatserna där. I dag förefaller det som om det finns möjligheter till viss framgång för Kofi Annans ansträngningar i Syrien. Erfarenheten av försök att
Apocalipsa urii și revelația iubirii NEW
Contributors 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 10 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
Da, suntem moderni și emancipați. Cu siguranță am învins natura, chiar dacă vorbim tot mai agramat și acultural. Utilizăm cu dexteritate instrumente noi. Magazinele debordează cu produse ieftine și performante. Tehnologii de ultimă oră of...
BIG NEWS: Bristol makes final shortlist for 2014 European Green Capital award NEW
La Treizième Étoile 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 10 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
In what is a tremendous piece of news: Bristol has been named among the three finalists in the competition to find Europe's Green Capital for 2014. The Danish capital Copenhagen and the German city of Frankfurt are now its final competition.The Europ...
What qualities do future leaders need to meet the challenges of the 21st century? NEW
3E Intelligence 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 10 Hours, 57 Minutes ago
“Members of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development’s Future Leaders team respond to the video below and tell us what they think makes a 21st century leader…” (Source The Guardian Sustainable Business Blog) A few wise w...
Liberté d’expression : la France condamnée par la Cour européenne des droits de l’Homme (CEDH) NEW
Mieux connaître vos droits en Europe 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 11 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
La Cour européenne des droits de l’Homme a condamné le jeudi  12 Avril, la France pour une perquisition menée en 2006 dans les locaux du Midi Libre, un titre important de la presse quotidienne régionale française. La Cour a reconnu que le...
MMF investors are getting antsy NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 11 Hours, 9 Minutes ago
Looks like some investors are getting nervous…Money market mutual funds saw a noticeable reduction of assets under management for the sixth week in a row (third consecutive...
Spain: Christ Dances to Brazilian Pop Hit in Religious Procession NEW
Global Voices Western Europe 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 11 Hours, 13 Minutes ago
During the religious procession marking the end of the Christian Easter week in Alhama de Murcia, Spain, the image of the Resurrected Christ was struck by the Telomania, when the brotherhood carrying the image  decided to play and dance to Michel Te...
Facebook Devours Instagram: Buying a Product NEW
The Worden Report 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 11 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
Reporters can easily get carried away in characterizing mergers and acquisitions in business. For example, generalizing beyond Facebook’s acquisition of Instagram, two reporters observe that “(y)oung hot technology companies are nothing if not aw...
Lessons from Atheist Bus for the Gay Bus dispute NEW
Jon Worth's Euroblog 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 11 Hours, 37 Minutes ago
Stonewall has been running an excellent campaign on 1000 buses with the slogan “Some people are gay. Get over it!” So – surprise, surprise – some bigots decided to run a counter campaign on 25 buses with the slogan “Not...
L’Europe de Jean-Luc Mélenchon, tu l’adoptes ou tu la quittes NEW
Coulisses de Bruxelles (Libération) 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 11 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
Jean-Luc Mélenchon ne veut pas quitter la zone euro ou l’Union européenne, contrairement à Marine Le Pen ou à Nicolas Dupont-Aignan. Enfin, c’est ce qu’il affirme, conscient qu’il risque d’effrayer...
Uppmuntrande för Nej till ACTA NEW
Christian Engström, Pirate MEP 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 11 Hours, 42 Minutes ago
På ett seminarium i EU-parlamentet idag gjorde den Socialdemokratiska gruppen en tydlig markering för att säga Nej till ACTA. David Martin, som är Socialdemokrat och huvudrapportör för ACTA i parlamentet, sa att hans utkast till rapport kommer...
Uppmuntrande för Nej till ACTA NEW
Christian Engström, Pirate MEP 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 11 Hours, 42 Minutes ago
På ett seminarium i EU-parlamentet idag gjorde den Socialdemokratiska gruppen en tydlig markering för att säga Nej till ACTA. David Martin, som är Socialdemokrat och huvudrapportör för ACTA i parlamentet, sa att hans utkast till rapport kommer...
Old European Cut Diamonds - What Are They and How Did They Get Their Name? NEW
Europeanization 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 11 Hours, 46 Minutes ago
Diamond purchasers often know exactly what they are looking for when it comes to shopping for this type of stone. They know whether they want something big or small, modern or antique. For those who are looking for an antique style of diamond, Old Eu...
EU fiscal compact would limit the options of governments “forever”, says Portugal’s radical left. NEW
Revolting Europe 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 11 Hours, 49 Minutes ago
The Left Bloc and Portuguese Communist Party said Thursday that the change to the Portuguese constitution implementing the new EU Fiscal Compact imposed ‘a rule of lead’ on the Portuguese economy and would limit the options of government...
The Swiss boson NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 12 Hours, 21 Minutes ago
The Swiss boson is a hypothetical condition which is supposed to account for why the Swiss franc has ‘mass’ when all other neighbouring currencies don’t.A multi...
Banking, Mining And Energy Shares Rise In Front Of China Report NEW
EconomicReview Journal 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 12 Hours, 21 Minutes ago
Financial Market Report for April 11, 2012 China Financials, CHIX, Ireland, IRE, and UK Banking, BCS, LYG, RBS, led European Financials, EUFN, and India Earnings, EPI, higher in front of the China report. The most oversold banking shares, IRE, BCS, L...
De la experiencia local a los modelos globales: ¿qué problemas, qué cuestiones? NEW
Construyendo Capital Humano 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 12 Hours, 27 Minutes ago
Artículo extraído de los archivos del Centro Tricontinental (CETRI), fundado en 1976 como centro de estudio, publicación, documentación y educación permanente sobre el desarrollo y los informes Norte-Sur, con sede en la Universidad de Lovaina la...
Piris (1) NEW
martinned 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 12 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
And here is the full 1½ hour Youtube clip of Piris speaking at the European University Institute in Florence yesterday. My comments will follow over the next few days.
SEC: Ephren Taylor II (double-)crossed it up NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 12 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
Here’s a video of the charismatic, self-described ‘social capitalist’ Ephren Taylor II convincing a church congregation to “cross it up”…...
Ils n’ont rien vu NEW
Europe 27etc 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 12 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
Quand les candidats aux présidentielles sont entrés en campagne, l’un d’entre eux se targuait d’avoir sauvé l’euro. Le candidat qui sera élu va découvrir autour de lui une Europe qui n’est plus celle d’avant l...
Thursday thingies NEW
The IPKat 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 13 Hours, 43 Minutes ago
Harry Potter? No, Ivan Cotter! The IPKat recently made mention of another work in what he now regards as the important cultural category of "iplit" -- works of fiction written either by or about intellectual property practitioners. That work was Iva...
Huddle, huddle, toil and (legal) trouble NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 13 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
From the SEC on Thursday:The Securities and Exchange Commission (“Commission”) deems it appropriate and in the public interest that public administrative and cease-and-desist proceedings be,...
Commentaire de Jean Guy GIRAUD NEW
Regards citoyens 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 13 Hours, 49 Minutes ago
Dans un tel contexte,l'affaire du financement des partis politiques grecs pour la prochaine élection législative (qui a retenu toute l'attention du PE) apparaît un peu marginale...Cette affaire fait aussi apparaître l'utilité d'une politique c...
Borsa di Ricerca Wim Duisenberg : la Banca Centrale Europea mette in palio borse di ricerca NEW
L'Europa@TorVergata 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 14 Hours, 2 Minutes ago
Come ben sappiamo, l'economia globale, volendo usare un eufemismo, non naviga in acque tranquille. Le istituzioni bancarie sono sotto costante pressione e il rischio di una debacle è sempre dietro l'angolo. Per evitare che la situazione peggiori ult...
French give thumbs up to Mélenchon’s plan to boost minimum wage NEW
Revolting Europe 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 14 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
One in two French back Jean Luc Mélenchon’s proposal to increase the minimum wage from €1,400 to €1,700 a month. A new poll found that 43% think the plan by the radical Left Front’s Presidential candidate is ‘justified’,...
EU überwarmist Hedegaard cannot stand the bright lights of Doha NEW
The New Nostradamus of the North 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 14 Hours, 20 Minutes ago
                           Connie Hedegaard does not like the bright lights of DohaQatar is the world´s biggest producer of liquefied natural gas. Oil and gas account for about 60...
King Philip’s War NEW
Martin Westlake 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 14 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
I have finished Philbrick’s Mayflower. It ends on a sombre and philosophical note, after chapters and chapters recounting the sad story of the conflict known as King Philip’s War. It was perhaps the bloodiest conflict ever in North Americ...
The bad news that didn’t come NEW
Kristalina Georgieva 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 14 Hours, 36 Minutes ago
I got the first news of the two strong earthquakes in the Indian Ocean yesterday. The images of the 2004 disaster that caused huge destruction in the same area and killed more than 230,000 people jumped in my mind. Like observers world over, I prayed...
A Two-Tier Commission? NEW
martinned 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
Listening to the provocative (I guess that's the polite word) presentation of my former "God", Jean-Claude Piris, in Florence yesterday, I was reminded of a reform proposal of my own that I've never really gotten around to examining. So while I will...
To Talk or Not To Talk NEW
The Gaulois 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 8 Minutes ago
It’s a basic principle of negotiations: know when to talk and when to walk away. Catherine Ashton would do well to bear this in mind when she meets her Iranian counterparts in Istanbul this weekend. The latest talks come over Continue reading ͛...
WFC 2 evacuated [updated: all clear] NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 15 Minutes ago
Live feed via Fox NY of the downtown evacuation of World Financial Center 2 (‘cos of a suspect package) at pixel time. Click image for more:Update: CNBC says it was a...
Sicurezza in mare/3 NEW
Debora Serracchiani 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
A tre mesi esatti dal naufragio della Costa Concordia la sicurezza in mare e lo sviluppo del trasporto passeggeri sono i temi sui quali da domani fino al 13 aprile si svolge proprio all’Isola del Giglio il seminario europeo promosso dalla Regio...
Internet of Things NEW
Recent developments in European Consumer Law 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
The European Commission opened a new consultation procedures (not only for stakeholders, but also for the public at large) which is to help it envisage the future of internet technology ("The Internet is gearing up for the next technological rev...
Agenda Digital: la Comissió inicia una consulta sobre els dispositius intel·ligents connectats – la “Internet de les coses”. NEW
eurolocal 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 26 Minutes ago
La “Internet de les coses” (IC) representa un futur en què els objectes quotidians, com ara els telèfons, els automòbils, els electrodomèstics, la roba i fins i tot els aliments, estaran connectats a Internet a través de microprocess...
La democracia aprueba con un 5'8: Informe sobre la democracia en España 2012 de la Fundación Alternativas NEW
Carlos Carnero 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
Ante un auditorio que llenaba la sala Ramón Gómez de la Serna del Círculo de Bellas Artes de Madrid, la Fundación Alternativas presentó ayer el INFORME SOBRE LA DEMOCRACIA EN ESPAÑA 2012, que ha estado dirigido por Joaquín Estefanía. Él mism...
And new in at Number One — It’s Cyprus (?!) NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
As fickle as the singles charts, these CDS…All of a sudden, little Cyprus is the riskiest sovereign credit bet in the world.The operative accompanying note here is...
"Conthe, da la cara!" NEW
Oh! Europa 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
Els últims episodis del molt gallec Rajoy escapant-se dels periodistes per evitar qualsevol pregunta incòmoda, m'han recordat una altra escena, de fa uns quants anys, també en una crisi econòmica, també amb un representant del govern espanyol fu...
All the best tax breaks are Made in America NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
While in some countries avoiding tax is a national pastime, in America the government offers all manner of mechanisms to reduce one’s bill.From deductions on mortgage payments,...
Pourquoi le cessez-le-feu ne tiendra pas en Syrie. Que se passe-t-il à la frontière syro-turque? (mounadil) NEW
NewropMag BlogPressReview 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 56 Minutes ago
Les hostilités semblent s’être arrêtées ce matin en Syrie. Maintenant, la question est de savoir si le cessez-le-feu va tenir, permettant ainsi l’amorce d’une solution politique. Rien n’est moins sûr et il est probable que le cessez-le-f...
Ostatni Europejczyk NEW
Eurosfera 2 Years, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 16 Hours ago
Kanclerz Niemiec i prezydent Francji rządzą Europą. Ale największy posłuch ma premier Luksemburga. Za kulisami Unii Jean-Claude Juncker zabiega o to, by strefa euro się nie rozpadła. I mówi rządzącym to, czego nie chcą słyszeć. Pre...