Europe

Ukraine peace deal: US cautious

US President Barack Obama has cautiously welcomed a deal to calm tensions in Ukraine, reached at multi-party talks in Geneva. ...

Friday, 18 Apr 2014, 08:41

London Tube strke looms

Tube workers in London are to take five days of strike action in the coming weeks over ticket office closures. Members of the ...

Friday, 18 Apr 2014, 08:32

Glow in the dark Dutch road

Glow in the dark road markings have been unveiled on a 500m stretch of highway in the Netherlands. The paint contains a "photo-luminising" ...

Tuesday, 15 Apr 2014, 10:15

EU must help Italy with migrant influx - UN

The EU must help Italy to deal with a dramatic upsurge in migrants and refugees, the UN's refugee agency (UNHCR) has warned. ...

Monday, 14 Apr 2014, 10:37

Italy hit by another migrant influx

The Italian navy rescued 800 North African immigrants off the coast of Libya Thursday night in the latest in a string of pick-ups ...

Friday, 11 Apr 2014, 12:00

Athens bomb blast: No-one injured

Suspected domestic terrorists exploded a car bomb outside a Bank of Greece building in the heart of Athens Thursday, causing ...

Thursday, 10 Apr 2014, 11:46

Berlusconi community service request

A Milan court is set to start considering ex-premier Silvio Berlusconi's request to serve the 10 months remaining on a four-year ...

Thursday, 10 Apr 2014, 11:38

Italy facing migrant crisis

Italy has rescued 4,000 migrants from boats trying to reach European shores in the past 48 hours in a deepening immigration crisis, ...

Wednesday, 09 Apr 2014, 12:21

UK Culture Minister resigns over expenses scandal

Maria Miller has resigned as culture secretary following a row over her expenses. In a letter to the prime minister, she said ...

Wednesday, 09 Apr 2014, 10:48

Italian navy rescues 730 migrants

Two Italian Navy vessels rescued a total of 730 migrants off two dangerously overcrowded boats coming from North Africa, the ...

Wednesday, 02 Apr 2014, 21:00

Lufthansa to cancel 3,800 flights over pilots' strike

German airline Lufthansa is to cancel 3,800 flights on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday because of a strike by pilots over pay ...

Wednesday, 02 Apr 2014, 09:48

Turkey's PM Erdogan claims election win

Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has claimed victory for his party in local elections. Mr Erdogan's government ...

Monday, 31 Mar 2014, 10:00

Obama to meet Pope today

US President Barack Obama is due to meet Pope Francis for the first time on the third leg of a European tour dominated by the ...

Thursday, 27 Mar 2014, 08:30

Ukraine crisis to dominate Obama's EU visit

US President Barack Obama is in Brussels for talks with leaders of the European Union and Nato to discuss Ukraine and other transatlantic ...

Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014, 12:17

98 migrants rescued off Italian coast

A boat carrying 98 migrants, including 10 women and one minor, was rescued by the Italian coast guard early Tuesday in rough ...

Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014, 12:50

Local news

PM meets L-Isla family

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat visited the ...

Transavia flight from Nantes welcomed to ...

Malta International Airport today welcomed ...

Labour's MEP candidates go door to door in ...

Labour candidates for the upcoming European ...

Justyne Caruana visits new Outlook centre

Parliamentary Secretary for the Rights of ...

World news

Update 1 :Hundreds missing as Korean ferry ...

Rescue teams are battling bad weather conditions ...

36 die in Mexico bus crash

36 people have been killed in a bus crush ...

Man eating crocodile captured in Uganda

A 1,000kg crocodile said to have eaten four ...

Australia bracing for cyclone

The Australian state of Queensland is braced ...

Earlier Europe

EU sanctions target leading Russians

The European Union on Thursday slapped ...

Friday, 21 Mar 2014, 07:33

UK Labour jobs guarantee

Labour says its "jobs guarantee" ...

Monday, 10 Mar 2014, 11:14

Crimea MPs vote to rejoin Russia

MPs in the southern Ukrainian region ...

Thursday, 06 Mar 2014, 12:44

EU set to vote on sanctions against Russia

The EU says it could vote on Russian ...

Wednesday, 05 Mar 2014, 09:39

Ukraine and Russian ministers hold crisis ...

Ukrainian and Russian ministers have ...

Tuesday, 04 Mar 2014, 16:57

Ukraine on brink of disaster warns Prime ...

Ukraine mobilized for war on Sunday ...

Monday, 03 Mar 2014, 08:58

Ukraine airports seized by pro-Russian soldiers

According to reports from Al Jazeera ...

Friday, 28 Feb 2014, 11:00

Soldier's killers jailed for life

Two men who hacked a soldier to death ...

Thursday, 27 Feb 2014, 11:30

Ukraine to focus on closer EU ties

Ukraine's newly appointed interim ...

Monday, 24 Feb 2014, 09:38

Renzi names new government: Half are women

Premier Matteo Renzi's new cabinet ...

Monday, 24 Feb 2014, 08:58

Ukraine President agrees to early elections

Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych ...

Friday, 21 Feb 2014, 13:02

Renzi set to announce his cabinet

Premier-designate Matteo Renzi will ...

Friday, 21 Feb 2014, 10:28

Ukraine crisis: Peace deal a possibility

Ukraine's president says he has ...

Friday, 21 Feb 2014, 08:29

Updated 2: Seventy seven dead in Kiev as ...

At least 77 people have now been reported ...

Thursday, 20 Feb 2014, 17:00

Kiev riots leave 25 dead

Embattled Ukrainian President Viktor ...

Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014, 10:02