Jean-Claude Juncker

Juncker: I don't have erotic relationship with the backstop
Jean-Claude Juncker
In Brief

Juncker: I don't have erotic relationship with the backstop

Hopes rise of Brexit progress after EU leader's bizarre remark
20 Sep 2019
What happened when Johnson met Juncker
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What happened when Johnson met Juncker

‘Friendly’ meeting fails to solve the backstop obstacle
17 Sep 2019
Who will be the next president of the European Commission?
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In Brief

Who will be the next president of the European Commission?

Deadlock in Brussels as leaders spar over nomination of Dutch socialist Frans Timmermans
1 Jul 2019
Will May’s ‘improved’ Brexit deal be enough for MPs?
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Will May’s ‘improved’ Brexit deal be enough for MPs?

Jean-Claude Juncker warns ‘there will be no third chance’ after last-ditch talks
12 Mar 2019
Can EU help the UK out of Brexit mess?
Michel Barnier
In Depth

Can EU help the UK out of Brexit mess?

EU’s chief Brexit negotiator ready to open discussions - if Theresa May is willing to change ‘red lines’
16 Jan 2019
EU backs ending daylight saving time across the continent
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In Depth

EU backs ending daylight saving time across the continent

Move follows poll finding that more than 80% of Europeans are against changing clocks
31 Aug 2018
EU budget: more money for ever-closer union
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EU budget: more money for ever-closer union

The EU seeks to fill its post-Brexit funding shortfall with a new seven-year budget
3 May 2018

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Brexit negotiations: who are the EU devils in the detail?
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Brexit negotiations: who are the EU devils in the detail?

In Depth: the formidable EU team hammering out a deal with Britain
12 Jan 2018
Jean-Claude Juncker dragged into Luxembourg spy scandal
Jean-Claude Juncker
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Jean-Claude Juncker dragged into Luxembourg spy scandal

Judge investigates whether officials tampered with evidence to hide phone-tapping link
13 Dec 2017
Was High Court ruling on Article 50 bad for UK democracy?
Theresa May
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Was High Court ruling on Article 50 bad for UK democracy?

Leave campaigners warn against 'subversion' after government is forced to put its plans before parliament
4 Nov 2016
European Union edges towards military cooperation
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European Union edges towards military cooperation

Jean-Claude Juncker calls for countries to pool resources to save billions of euros
15 Sep 2016
Brussels puts block on Tories renegotiating EU terms
The Mole
In Depth

Brussels puts block on Tories renegotiating EU terms

Referendum could go ahead without David Cameron having chance to win news terms of membership
15 Apr 2015
THE MOLE: Tory MPs defy Cameron to back EU exit
The Mole
In Depth

THE MOLE: Tory MPs defy Cameron to back EU exit

Up to 100 Tory backbenchers ready to promise Brexit vote in order to stop Ukip taking their seats
1 Sep 2014
Anyone for sanctions? Dave 'n' Boris tennis match goes ahead
The Mole
In Depth

Anyone for sanctions? Dave 'n' Boris tennis match goes ahead

As EU diplomats consider tougher sanctions against Russia, PM refuses to budge over £160k donation
24 Jul 2014
Is Cameron's choice of EU commissioner already jinxed?
Mole
In Depth

Is Cameron's choice of EU commissioner already jinxed?

Lord Hill's links with a private lobbying firm could cost him a decent job in the Brussels Cabinet
16 Jul 2014
CELEB NO-SHOW: No 10 party fails to draw the stars
The Mole
In Depth

CELEB NO-SHOW: No 10 party fails to draw the stars

Benedict Cumberbatch and Nicole Kidman are no-shows: PM has to settle for Cilla Black and Bruce Forsyth
1 Jul 2014
EU FALLOUT: Will Juncker now snub Britain?
Mole
In Depth

EU FALLOUT: Will Juncker now snub Britain?

One reason for that embarrassing phone call becomes clear as Baroness Ashton prepares to step down
30 Jun 2014
Cameron defeated as EU backs Jean-Claude Juncker
Jean-Claude Juncker
In Brief

Cameron defeated as EU backs Jean-Claude Juncker

EU leaders confirm Juncker as president, with Hungary and the UK the only dissenting votes
27 Jun 2014
Juncker fiasco: why is David Cameron inept on world stage?
Crispin Black
In Depth

Juncker fiasco: why is David Cameron inept on world stage?

Like England’s professional footballers, our newly professional politicians fail away from home
27 Jun 2014
'Incompetent' David Cameron faces clear defeat over Juncker
The Mole
In Depth

'Incompetent' David Cameron faces clear defeat over Juncker

Leaked tape of two Polish politicians discussing his strategy shows just how isolated Cameron is
24 Jun 2014
'Juncker drinks too much', but still EU's favourite
The Mole
In Depth

'Juncker drinks too much', but still EU's favourite

Jean-Claude Juncker still expected to be appointed at next week's summit over Cameron's objections
20 Jun 2014
Merkel teaches Cameron a lesson: never play strip poker
The Mole
In Depth

Merkel teaches Cameron a lesson: never play strip poker

Cameron is left with nowhere to go – except out – after German Chancellor ignores his objections to Juncker
3 Jun 2014
THE MOLE: Phew! Blair ruled out of EU presidency
The Mole
In Depth

THE MOLE: Phew! Blair ruled out of EU presidency

Even his friends feel it was Blair's over-enthusiasm for a federal Europe that got us into this mess
2 Jun 2014
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 12 Mar 2013
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 12 Mar 2013

12 Mar 2013
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