European News

Referendum Round UP

Throught the European Referendum Campaign Saj has travelled the length and breadth of his North West constituency and further afield, to spread the positive message of why we should remain part of our EU family.  

Commonwealth or the EU?

Nigel Farage speaking on BBC1’s Newsnight last year in the run up to the 2015 General Election.“I have to confess I do have a slight preference. I do think, naturally, that people from India and Australia are in some ways more likely to speak English, understand common law and have a connection with this country than some people that come perhaps from countries that haven’t fully recovered from being behind the iron curtain.” 

MEPs back Saj's Better Lawmaking Report

MEPs in the European Parliament have this week backed measures that will increase the role of national parliaments in the EU law making process.

Jessica wins Westholme essay prize and a week work experience in Brussels

In September, Sajjad visited Westholme School in Blackburn as part of their European Day of Languages celebrations.Sajjad Karim spoke to three groups of students about his early life and how he came to be elected as a Member of the European Parliament, his role as MEP and the workings of the European Parliament and EU institutions.

Sajjad meets with Pakistan Senators

As Chair of the European Parliament's Friends of Pakistan Group, Sajjad today met with members of the Pakistan Senate to discuss EU-Pakistan relations.