Nick Griffin MEP, below answers questions from a constituent: Why does membership of the EU cost us more than other countries?
Government plans on licensing electronic cigarettes have been delayed even further amid fears for the future of the embryonic industry in Britain. Worryingly the European Union is also proposing a regulation requiring devices containing more than 4mg of nicotine to be regulated as a medicinal product.
The Guardian reported this week on the growing threat of Islamic terrorists in Libya: "Diplomats are warning of growing Islamist violence against western targets in Libya as blowback from the war in Mali, following last week's attack on the French embassy in Tripoli.
Pedro Passos Coelho, Portugal's prime minister, said Sunday that the government would have to make more big cuts in spending on health, education and social security to keep the country's €78bn bailout programme on track after the constitutional court rejected austerity measures considered essential to meet mandatory deficit targets.