Deadline for International Charlemagne prize extended

The Parliament and the Foundation "International Charlemagne Prize, which is based in Aachen, have extended the deadline for nominations for the award until 14 February.


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Security and cooperation EU-USA, in the ministers of Justice and Home Affairs meeting

The informal meeting of Ministers of Justice and Home Affairs of the EU (JHA) that begins today in Toledo will devote most of the first day to analysing, jointly with the United States, the progress made and problems that exist in the fight against terrorism and organised crime.

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Brussels hosts a conference on e-inclusion

The headquarters of the Information Society and Media DG host the Social Inclusion and Related Technologies Workshop, with a particular focus on social computing and inclusion.

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Bulgarian candidate withdraws bid for Commission

One week after her hearing before MEPs, the candidate for the position of Commissioner of International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, Rumiana Jeleva, has resigned from her appointment. European Parliament's vote on next commission unlikely before February.

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Nikiforos Diamandouros re-elected as European Ombudsman

Nikiforos Diamandouros has been re-elected European Ombudsman. Mr Diamandouros, who has held the position since 2003, was backed by 340 MEPs in a secret plenary vote.

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