5 March 2015 Last updated at 14:56

EU in new pledge to cut red tapeEuropean Commission HQ in Brussels - file pic

A top Brussels official in charge of slimming down EU regulations, Frans Timmermans, vows to keep the EU focused on priority areas.


Crowd in central Kiev, 1 Dec 13EU to review policy on neighbours

The European Union is to review its policy towards neighbouring nations amid criticism of its handling of the crisis in Ukraine.

Soil erosion, Ross-on-Wye, UK - file picEurope's environment - good news and bad

An EU report urges more action to protect soils and biodiversity, though there have been big gains from anti-pollution measures, Roger Harrabin reports.

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