# brussels - Today’s News
God love ‘em.
# brussels - Thursday 21 August, 2014
The airline unveiled nine new routes from Dublin this morning.
# brussels - Tuesday 22 July, 2014
The extent of the measures will be announced on Thursday.
# brussels - Monday 16 June, 2014
Luke Ming Flanagan and Brian Hayes automatically vacated their Dáil seats last month and won’t officially become MEPs into July.
# brussels - Sunday 1 June, 2014
Four people were killed in the attack at the Jewish Museum in Brussels last week.
# brussels - Wednesday 28 May, 2014
Enda Kenny denied reports that he is tipped as a backup for EC chief role saying Juncker is the EPP’s formal candidate.
# brussels - Monday 26 May, 2014
Liadh Ni Ríada joins perennial poll-topper Brian Crowley in Europe.
But will he serve a full term? The independent TD’s leaving the door open for an early return to domestic politics.
# brussels - Sunday 25 May, 2014
Four people died in the incident.
A fourth person has died in hospital after the attack yesterday on the Jewish Museum in Brussels.
# brussels - Saturday 24 May, 2014
Another person was seriously injured in the shoot-out.
# brussels - Tuesday 20 May, 2014
Ten counties. Four seats. Exactly 96 hours until the polls open.
# brussels - Saturday 17 May, 2014
And one in three Sinn Féin voters think he should resign as leader…
# brussels - Monday 12 May, 2014
The Foreign Affairs Council are meeting today where the Ukraine crisis is the main topic on the agenda.
# brussels - Wednesday 9 April, 2014
The man was about to board an early morning flight to Brussels when he was stopped.
# brussels - Monday 24 March, 2014
Enda Kenny also called for more coverage of European affairs.
# brussels - Monday 17 March, 2014
Looking good, little guy.
# brussels - Monday 3 March, 2014
The Minister for Foreign Affairs met with other EU foreign ministers today to discuss the growing crisis with Russian troops taking over key strategic points in Ukraine’s Crimea.
# brussels - Sunday 2 March, 2014
Gilmore said Russia is obliged to respect Ukraine’s independence.
# brussels - Wednesday 19 February, 2014
He said he’s asked NAMA to explore what the implications would be of bringing forward the sale as he said the market would be able to carry a big sale.
# brussels - Tuesday 11 February, 2014
If Enda Kenny seeks the position of either President of the European Council or head of the European Commission, he could achieve great things for Ireland and Europe, writes David Moloney.
# brussels - Monday 10 February, 2014
The Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore is to meet with foreign ministers in Brussels today to discuss unrest in Ukraine, Syria and the Central African Republic.
# brussels - Tuesday 21 January, 2014
The US President has said he’s “hugely impressed” with the pontiff’s humility and empathy with the poor. Obama will also be paying a visit to Brussels.
# brussels - Monday 20 January, 2014
It’s expected David O’Sullivan will be appointed to the high-profile position later this year.
Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore is due to take part in the talks today.
# brussels - Friday 10 January, 2014
A public hearing in Brussels yesterday heard from MEPs who stated that the social consequences of Troika policies can’t be ignored.
# brussels - Monday 16 December, 2013
Proposals put forward by the European Commission would severely cut quotas for some of the stocks of vital importance to Irish fishing communities.
# brussels - Thursday 12 December, 2013
Eurogroup ministers met earlier this week on the topic, but only agreed on general principles.
# brussels - Wednesday 11 December, 2013
The independent TD said he has had no formal discussions with Fianna Fáil about the possibility of joining the party and running for it in next year’s European elections.
# brussels - Saturday 30 November, 2013
The measures could restrict the amount of nicotine allowed in electronic cigarettes, which have been marketed as a way for smokers to wean themselves off the habit.
# brussels - Tuesday 26 November, 2013
The man convicted for attempting to traffic adults and children to Ireland has been released because court documents went missing.
# brussels - Monday 25 November, 2013
The proposal is part of a wide range of measures planned by the EU to tackle tax evasion.
# brussels - Wednesday 20 November, 2013
But France is likely to block any changes to the current system whereby MEPs decamp, at considerable cost, to Strasbourg every month.
# brussels - Monday 18 November, 2013
Eamon Gilmore said it’s imperative that the UN Security Council Presidential Statement on the humanitarian situation in Syria agreed last month is implemented.
# brussels - Sunday 17 November, 2013
European Council president Herman van Rompuy is said to have approached one Irish MEP, asking them to find out if Kenny is interested in taking one of two top EU jobs that become available next year.
# brussels - Thursday 14 November, 2013
After a meeting in Brussels this evening the Eurogroup also announced that Spain would would not be requesting any further assistance when it exit its banking bailout.
# brussels - Tuesday 12 November, 2013
A 400 million fund to help countries hit by flooding and drought had been one of the main stumbling blocks in the negotiations.
# brussels - Friday 25 October, 2013
# brussels - Thursday 24 October, 2013
It is likely to be the pair’s first meeting since the former junior minister was expelled from the Fine Gael parliamentary party in July.
The issue of migration will be discussed by EU leaders following the recent drownings in the Mediterranean.
# brussels - Monday 14 October, 2013
The pirate, Mohamed Abdi Hassan, was arrested after going to sign what he thought was a movie contract.