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Constitutional Times
30/10/04 – 11:00 | No Comment
Constitutional Times

On Friday 29th October, the heads of state from the 25 members of the European Union met in Rome to sign the Constitutional Treaty. Despite its misinterpretations in the more sceptical press in Europe, the treaty for bad or worse has been signed.

Hungary approves the European Union Constitution
12/10/04 – 12:00 | No Comment
Hungary approves the European Union Constitution

Hungry has become the second state of the EU to approve the new EU constitution after Lithuania
Like Lithuania the treaty was approved by parliament and not national referundum. The Hungarian parliament ratified the …

Czech goat’s cheese “tested on humans”
16/9/04 – 12:00 | No Comment

In the Czech Republic two farmers have come up with a unique way to overcome EU regualtions that they say are threatening their livelihood.
Petr Hajek and Pavel Stepanek are from the southern Bohemia region …

Discepancies in new EU states spelling ‘EURO’
11/9/04 – 12:00 | No Comment
Discepancies in new EU states spelling ‘EURO’

At the Dutch city of Cheveningen EU officials have agreed to look at how ‘euro’ is being spelt in the new states which joined the Union after central bankers noted several discrepancies.

Satellites confirm the existence of monster waves
26/7/04 – 12:00 | No Comment

Giant waves occur more frequently than it was previously believed. The MaxWave project of the European Union has brought unbelievable results. The project has made it possible to find and photograph a large quantity of so-called monster waves.

Major European folk festival in Latvia
18/7/04 – 12:00 | No Comment
Major European folk festival in Latvia

This summer Riga has something loud to shout about. Europeadeis one of the largest international folk festivals in Europe celebrating traditional diversity in European culture and will be opening it’s doors in the Latvian …