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Cyber et arctique NEW
EGEA 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 1 Hour, 58 Minutes ago
Pascal TH nous envoie ce billet qui évoque la pose de câbles pour l'industrie bancaire : mais alors qu'il insiste (à raison) sur l'Arctique, je vois en sus des enseignements sur le cyberespace. source « Il y a une éternité, en m...
Aanhangsel van de Handelingen van Senator Dölle NEW
Publiekrecht en Politiek 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 3 Hours, 12 Minutes ago
Van prof. Alfons Dölle, onlangs overleden, is veel lezenswaardig achtergebleven. Onder andere in twaalf jaargangen Handelingen van de Eerste Kamer der Staten-Generaal. Daaronder bevinden zich staatsrechtelijke hoogstandjes. Over constitutionele toet...
The Pentonville Five: a victory to remember NEW
Shiraz Socialst 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 4 Hours, 45 Minutes ago
Above: two of the dockers, Vic Turner and Bernie Steer carried in triumph from jail by supporters On Friday 21 July 1972 five dockworkers, picketing a container depot in a dispute over job security, were jailed in Pentonville Prison, London, under th...
Wind energy is subsidized slaughter - and should be stopped NEW
The New Nostradamus of the North 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 5 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
As Paul Driessen writes, "wind energy is not green, eco-friendly, sustainable or sensible" - it is subsidized slaughter, which should be stopped: Industrial wind is actually our least sustainable energy resource.It requires perpetual subsid...
Med yttersta allvar NEW
Carl Bildt (SE) 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 5 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
VID MEDELHAVET: Den 22 februari utsattes Obdikhon Sobitkhony för ett mordförsök i en trappuppgång i Strömsund i norra Jämtland. Han sköts bakifrån med en finkalibrig pistol. Det var uppenbart att avsikten var att mörda honom så snabbt, så...
Med yttersta allvar NEW
Carl Bildt (SE) 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 5 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
VID MEDELHAVET: Den 22 februari utsattes Obdikhon Sobitkhony för ett mordförsök i en trappuppgång i Strömsund i norra Jämtland. Han sköts bakifrån med en finkalibrig pistol. Det var uppenbart att avsikten var att mörda honom så snabbt, så...
Cypriot presidency of the EU council is underway NEW
The Euros 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 6 Hours, 9 Minutes ago
The first of July saw Cyprus' presidency of the EU Council officially begin. There were both positive remarks and criticism for the Danish presidency as it came to an end. On Tuesday 3rd July the president of the Republic of Cyprus, Demetris Christof...
For once, the EU has got it right NEW
MEP Daniel Hannan's blog 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 6 Hours, 17 Minutes ago
When I blogged about the attempted putsch in Romania last week, I got several comments along the lines of 'Some Eurosceptic you are, Hannan, poking your nose into another country's business!' Well, chaps, it gets worse: with the European Parliament i...
The European Central Bank as a painkiller not a remedy NEW
Protesilaos Stavrou 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 7 Hours, 28 Minutes ago
There seems to be a consensus among economists that the ECB is not doing enough to arrest the crisis in the euro zone. The ECB is after all considered the big bazooka that can intervene in the markets to lower interest rates over the short-term thus...
The European Central Bank as a painkiller not a remedy NEW
Protesilaos Stavrou 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 7 Hours, 28 Minutes ago
There seems to be a consensus among economists that the ECB is not doing enough to arrest the crisis in the euro zone. The ECB is after all considered the big bazooka that can intervene in the markets to lower interest rates over the short-term thus...
Bruxelles: multa se fischi alle ragazze per strada NEW
Nouvelles Bruxelles 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 7 Hours, 31 Minutes ago
Una multa salata a chi importuna verbalmente le donne per strada. Scatta da settembre a Bruxelles una sanzione che, più che la soluzione a un problema reale, sembra una risposta al documentario ''Femme de la rue'', appena sfornato dalla regista...
Durango NEW
Martin Westlake 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 7 Hours, 45 Minutes ago
After our lunchtime wander we took the Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad down to the other end of the line, at Durango. If you want to know what steam travel in the Wild West was truly like then this is definitely one of the places to come.
Africa: Contemporary African Artistry Online NEW
Global Voices Western Europe 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 8 Hours, 7 Minutes ago
Usanii Afrika is a blog that showcases contemporary African artistry: “Usanii Afrika (meaning Artistry Africa in Swahili) is a blog born out of passion. Innately creative herself, blogger, Kirsty Macdonald has had a life long love affair with t...
The View from Pythagoras Square NEW
Nucleus 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 8 Hours, 8 Minutes ago
Johan De Rycker Saturday, 28 July 2012 Postcards from Greece No, not from Syntagma Square, not from Athens, not even from Mount Olympos, but from Samos, island of Byron's "Fill high the cup of Samian wine!",...
Mobilisation générale pour sauver l'euro NEW
Coulisses de Bruxelles (Libération) 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 8 Hours, 34 Minutes ago
Pas de énième « sommet de la dernière chance », mais une mobilisation générale de la Banque centrale européenne (BCE) et des Etats pour enrayer l’emballement estival des marchés qui...
Silverton NEW
Martin Westlake 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 10 Hours, 15 Minutes ago
From Ouray, we took the vertiginous million dollar highway (there are plenty of stories about how it got the name, but the building of the road certainly opened up the mountains to proper prospection) up to Silverton, stopping off on the way to look...
Ban Ki Moon invoque Srebrenica pour faire arrêter les massacres en Syrie NEW
Bruxelles2 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 10 Hours, 37 Minutes ago
(B2) Venu en Bosnie Herzégovine se souvenir du massacre des bosniaques de Srebrenica, jeudi (26 juillet), le secrétaire général de l’ONU, Ban Ki Moon n’a pu s’empêcher de se référer aux évènements en Syrie. «Nous devons ti...
Soft Serve Ice Cream Makers NEW
WeAreProEU Community Blog 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 10 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
Product registration can be done on company website and helps in warranty enquiries. However if you don't register the product online, it won't negate your rights for the warranty of the product. The company has also tied up with a number of online r...
Balassa-Samuelson Effect NEW
Place du Luxembourg 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 11 Hours, 11 Minutes ago
This post considers the famous and somewhat contentious issue of Purchasing Power Parity (PPP), and the deviations from it explained by what is known as the Balassa-Samuelson Effect. In doing so it is hoped it will facilitate the understanding of ...
Dictatorul din umbra: Romania intre Basescu si Voiculescu (plus o propunere in PS) NEW
Contributors 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 12 Hours, 5 Minutes ago
Mircea Cartarescu are dreptate cand scrie, in “Evenimentul Zilei” de vineri, ca Dan Voiculescu este candidatul invizibil de la referendum. Trebuie sa fii cu desavarsire orbit de patimi partizane pentru a nu vedea cine trage sforile in USL...
Pakistani Olympians hosted two minutes from Aidan Burley office NEW
Political Scrapbook 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 12 Hours, 12 Minutes ago
Scrapbook wonders how Aidan Burley’s complaint that the London 2012 opening ceremony was “multi-cultural crap” will be received by the Pakistani Olympic delegation — whose only medal hope, the hockey team, stayed in BurleyR...
Llambiadas pravianas NEW
Antonio Masip 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 12 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
El dulce de guinda brillaba...(comienzo de Helena o el mar del verano)Pravia, que tan buen alcalde dirige hoy, es para mí un mito infantil, asociado al jeroglífico del Rey Silo. Si Oviedo fue capital de España, se superponía a que lo habían s...
The average cost overrun for producing the Olympic Games has been more than 200% since 1976 NEW
EUROPP - European Politics and Policy 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 12 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
Will Jennings explores the history of vast cost overruns for Olympic Games. He isolates three common factors behind grossly underestimated costs since 1976: the bid process, uncontrolled growth in project specifications, and the failure to iden...
Le prime risposte NEW
Il lato €. 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 12 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
Quella che va a chiudere non è stata una settimana come le altre sul fronte dell’euro, quella che si apre neppure. Per la prima volta da oltre un anno ha riparlato la politica e l’Europa ha ritrovato un leader: Mario Draghi, governatore del...
la scelta europea dell’Italia non riguarda solo il PD NEW
Maldeuropa 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 2 Minutes ago
Linkiesta ha pubblicato un articolo a firma di Andrea Lorenzo Capussela, dove si pone la questione dell’implicazione dei cittadini italiani nel dibattito relativo al rafforzamento dell’Unione Europea. In sintesi Capussela dice che il pass...
Grecia: c'è ancora tempo? NEW
Gli Euros 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 5 Minutes ago
Sta per iniziare un torrido agosto di attese e tagli per la Grecia. Dopo un mese di trattative, dichiarazioni e tentativi tra il governo greco e la troika, questa settimana sembra essere stata decisiva per trovare una soluzione agli attuali problemi.
Russia: Senator Wants Criminal Case Against Satirical Blogger NEW
Global Voices Central & Eastern Europe 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 17 Minutes ago
Novgorod Senator Dmitri Krivitskii has accused [ru] local blogger Vadim Beriashvili of violating the Russian criminal code's infamous Article 282 [en], alleging that he incited hatred against “a social group” when he wrote [ru] fa...
Olympics on the Kingston Big Screen NEW
Jonathan Fryer 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 20 Minutes ago
It was perhaps perverse for someone like myself who lives so near to the London Olympics stadium to go right across town to the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames to watch last night’s opening ceremony, but I’m glad I did. Kingston L...
We Told You So: How U.S. economists predicted the Euro Crisis NEW
Craig Willy 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
UPDATE: The original version of this post was lost following a hacking attempt on this website. New security and daily backups are in place so with any luck this will no longer be a problem in the future. It has … Continue reading →...
Les Pays Européens à la Cérémonie d'Ouverture des Jeux Olympiques Londres 2012 en photo NEW
Vivre l'international 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
Bonjour à tous,Hier, le monde entier avait les yeux rivés sur Londres avec la grandiose cérémonie d'ouverture des Jeux Olympiques 2012. Un spectacle fort et riche en émotion, un moment inoubliable.L'occasion de vivre également une leçon de gé...
Il Meccanismo Europeo di Stabilità (MES): primo passo verso la nascita di un Tesoro europeo? NEW
Eurobull 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
1. La predisposizione di meccanismi di difesa dell'euro-zona ha attraversato tre tappe contraddistinte dall'adozione di tre diversi strumenti, di cui due con trattati intergovernativi. In ordine di tempo, il 9 maggio 2010 i Paesi membri dell'euro-zon...
L'UE sans les Britanniques... NEW
L'Europe et.... moi 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 56 Minutes ago
Je découvre avec un peu de retard et par hasard la première page du Monde daté du 13 juillet. Une chronique d’Alain Frachon expose la stratégie de Cameron : le marché unique et rien de plus.Cette position britannique de l'UE n'est pas no...
Gut so: Britisches Hotel ersetzt Bibel mit Bondage NEW
Zur Politik 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 14 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
Ein Hotel ersetzt die Bibel mit einem sex-gespickten Bestseller der Trivialliteratur, was zu begrüßen ist - eine Argumentation von Georg Pichler...
Ouray, Ouray NEW
Martin Westlake 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 14 Hours, 32 Minutes ago
We set off to the south early today, at first towards Ouray, following the Gunnison River. Off to our left were the mesas – table top mountains – but these soon gave way to more traditional (or familiar) alpine-type areas. This area is kn...
Les capacités militaires industrielles critiques et souveraines (rapport d'information - Sénat) NEW
Regards citoyens 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 14 Hours, 37 Minutes ago
Le lecteur trouvera ci-après le Rapport d'information fait au nom de la commission des affaires étrangères, de la défense et des forces armées du Sénat par le groupe de travail sur les capacités industrielles souveraines / capacités indus...
European biodiversity NEW
Open Cyprus Europe 2012 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 14 Hours, 37 Minutes ago
Reblogged from alleuropean: Back in April the EU adopted its report on biodiversity. This was then  supported in the European Parliament. Now, the EC has put out to tender contracts for … Continue reading →...
CTA Weblog and weekly bulletin NEW
CTA Brussels Weblog 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 14 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
Dear Reader, Thank you for visiting the CTA Brussels Weblog and reading the weekly newsletter! Many EU and ACP offices in Brussels will be suspending their operations as the staff go on summer vacation. As a result, we will briefly halt the publi...
Main ACP-EU events for the week from 3/09 to 9/09/2012 NEW
CTA Brussels Weblog 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 14 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
European Parliament - 3 September: Committee on Foreign Affairs - 3 September: Committee on Development - 3 September: Committee on International Trade - 3 September: Committee on Industry, Research and Energy - 3 September: Committee on Agriculture...
Main ACP-EU events for the week from 3/09 to 9/09/2012 NEW
CTA Brussels Weblog 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 14 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
European Parliament - 3 September: Committee on Foreign Affairs - 3 September: Committee on Development - 3 September: Committee on International Trade - 3 September: Committee on Industry, Research and Energy - 3 September: Committee on Agriculture...
Our video guest: Robert van Otterdijk, FAO NEW
CTA Brussels Weblog 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 14 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
In the recent weeks, we posted some of the interviews that we conducted during the course of the Briefing on Food Losses and Food Waste. Robert van Otterdijk, the Agro-Industry Officer, Rural Infrastructure & Agro-Industries Division, FAO, was th...
Our video guest: Robert van Otterdijk, FAO NEW
CTA Brussels Weblog 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 14 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
In the recent weeks, we posted some of the interviews that we conducted during the course of the Briefing on Food Losses and Food Waste. Robert van Otterdijk, the Agro-Industry Officer, Rural Infrastructure & Agro-Industries Division, FAO, was th...
The opportunities of climate-smart agriculture for ACP countries NEW
CTA Brussels Weblog 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 14 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
The next Brussels Briefing will take place on 27th September 2012 and will be on the opportunities presented by climate-smart agriculture, or “agriculture that sustainably increases productivity resilience (adaptation), reduces/removes green...
The opportunities of climate-smart agriculture for ACP countries NEW
CTA Brussels Weblog 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 14 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
The next Brussels Briefing will take place on 27th September 2012 and will be on the opportunities presented by climate-smart agriculture, or “agriculture that sustainably increases productivity resilience (adaptation), reduces/removes green...
Relance de la PSDC - Intervention de M. Laurent Fabius, ministre des Affaires étrangères, devant les Ambassadeurs polonais (Varsovie, 26 juillet 2012) NEW
Regards citoyens 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 14 Hours, 53 Minutes ago
Monsieur le ministre, mon cher Radek, Mesdames et Messieurs les Ambassadeurs, D’abord je voudrais vous dire le plaisir que c’est, pour moi, de prendre la parole devant vous, ici à Varsovie, pour m’exprime...
EU Counter-Terrorism Law: Pre-emption & the Rule of Law NEW
Ideas on Europe 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 14 Hours, 56 Minutes ago
Some readers may be interested in the recent publication of the monograph, EU Counter-Terrorism Law: Pre-emption & the Rule of Law, by Dr Cian Murphy of the Dickson Poon School of Law. The book is the first sustained study of EU legislation in t...
EU Counter-Terrorism Law: Pre-emption & the Rule of Law NEW
Europe on the Strand (Kings College London) 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 14 Hours, 56 Minutes ago
Some readers may be interested in the recent publication of the monograph, EU Counter-Terrorism Law: Pre-emption & the Rule of Law, by Dr Cian Murphy of the Dickson Poon School of Law. The book is the first sustained study of EU legislation in t...
Who really runs the EU? NEW
Craig Willy 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 15 Hours, 6 Minutes ago
The Berlaymont – EU Commission headquarters. The kinds of faceless offices where many imagine “Brussels” decides things. UPDATE: This post was originally published on 19/07/2012. It has been republished as the original was lost following a hack...
Romneyshambles NEW
Shiraz Socialst 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 15 Hours, 11 Minutes ago
The US Democrats have wasted no time in making capital out of Romney’s Olympian ineptitude. And who can blame them? Meanwhile US comedian Stephen Colbert urged Romney to “stay strong.” “Remember, your next stop is Israel. Keep up the cha...
23 crucial days for Greece NEW
Yanis Varoufakis 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 15 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
On 20th August, the Greek government will have to borrow 3.2 billion from one arm of the Eurozone (from the EFSF) in order to repay another (the ECB). Yet Greece is insolvent. The very idea of an insolvent entity borrowing more from a community, like...
23 crucial days for Greece NEW
Yanis Varoufakis 1 Year, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 15 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
On 20th August, the Greek government will have to borrow 3.2 billion from one arm of the Eurozone (from the EFSF) in order to repay another (the ECB). Yet Greece is insolvent. The very idea of an insolvent entity borrowing more from a community, like...