Today’s front pages
1 March 2012
Süddeutsche Zeitung, La Vanguardia, Gazeta Wyborcza & 4 others
Merkel changes her mind: more money for EFSM
The German Chancellor is prepared to raise funding for the European Financial Stabilisation Mechanism from €500 billion to €750 billion euros. Germany will pay €280 billion of this.
Original article in Süddeutsche Zeitung de
Süddeutsche Zeitung Munich
Social unrest breaks out in Barcelona and Valencia
Thousands of students demonstrated in major cities to protest against austerity measures that have hit education.
Original article in La Vanguardia es
La Vanguardia Barcelona
Big Brother Google
Google's new policy regarding the collection of users' data enters into force today, March 1. The EU and several member states are concerned this policy violates users' privacy.
Original article in Gazeta Wyborcza pl
Gazeta Wyborcza Warsaw
EU threatens criminal proceedings on migration
The European Commission has threatened to bring criminal proceedings against the Netherlands if it refuses to relax new rules on the expulsion of unemployed immigrants.
Original article in NRC Handelsblad nl
NRC Handelsblad Amsterdam
Author of “Gorilla” file must remain silent
Two months after revelations of a vast network of corruption that has shaken the Slovakia's political scene, investigators can still not interrogate the intelligence agent behind the leaking of the report code-named “Gorilla”.
Original article in SME sk
Susa Valley, a day of fire
Police have dismantled barricades that blocked the Turin-Bardonecchia road for several days in protest against a future high-speed train line between Lyon and Turin. Several dozen people, including 13 policemen, were injured.
Original article in La Repubblica it
La Repubblica Rome
The revolution is inside us
On 1 March, Romanian speakers celebrate the arrival of spring, by offering women handmade jewelry called “Martisor”.
Original article in Jurnalul Naţional ro
Jurnalul Naţional Bucharest
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Best European cartoon contest
Does austerity work? What is going on in the Eurozone? There are different ways of looking at Europe, but political cartoons are among the most effective. Pick your favorite cartoon among those featured in the Italian press. A contest organised by the European Commission in partnership with Internazionale. The most voted cartoon will be rewarded during
Internazionale's festival in Ferrara, autumn 2013.