Europe

Cameron fuming at EU demand for extra €2.1 billion

The United Kingdom received a surprise demand from the European Commission to contribute an extra €2.1 billion to the EU ...

Friday, 24 Oct 2014, 11:47

UK set to restrict EU migrants seeking work

David Cameron is to set out further plans to curb the rights of EU migrants to work in the UK before Christmas. No 10 is said ...

Monday, 20 Oct 2014, 12:37

Nicola Sturgeon new Scottish First Minister

Nicola Sturgeon is set to replace Alex Salmond as leader of the SNP and Scotland's first minister, it has been confirmed. ...

Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014, 11:03

Heathrow airport to begin Ebola screening

Heathrow airport is to start screening for Ebola among passengers flying into the UK from countries at risk. Screening will ...

Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014, 10:30

Italy's Football president banned by UEFA

The president of the Italian football federation (FIGC), Carlo Tavecchio, has been banned for six months by European football ...

Wednesday, 08 Oct 2014, 12:36

Islamic State fighters attack Syria-Turkey border town

Islamic State (IS) militants have entered the key Syria-Turkey border town of Kobane and taken control of three districts after ...

Tuesday, 07 Oct 2014, 09:07

Iceland to hold UN women's rights summit (without any women)

Iceland to hold UN women's rights summit (without any women) Iceland has joined the struggle for women's rights – ...

Friday, 03 Oct 2014, 10:48

Turkey to vote on action against IS

The Turkish parliament is to vote on a motion to allow its military to enter Iraq and Syria and foreign troops to use its territory ...

Thursday, 02 Oct 2014, 12:40

UK: MP's vote for airstrikes against Islamic State

Britain's MPs have overwhelmingly backed airstrikes against Islamic State fighters in Iraq - meaning RAF bombing raids could ...

Friday, 26 Sep 2014, 21:47

Cameron says UK ready to fight Islamic State

British Prime Minister David Cameron has said the UK is ready to "play its part" in fighting Islamic State, which he ...

Thursday, 25 Sep 2014, 10:42

Cameron meets Tory MP's for English only vote

David Cameron is hosting a summit of senior Conservative MPs at Chequers to discuss plans to limit the Commons voting rights ...

Monday, 22 Sep 2014, 12:11

Scotland votes NO to Independence

Scotland has voted to stay in the United Kingdom after voters decisively rejected independence. With 30 out of the country's ...

Friday, 19 Sep 2014, 07:35

Scotland.Decision day

Scottish voters go to the polls on Thursday to decide on whether to remain part of the United Kingdom or choose to become an ...

Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014, 19:33

Cameron's plea to Scotland to stay in Union

Prime Minister David Cameron has made an impassioned plea to keep Scotland in the Union, saying: "I love my country more ...

Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014, 13:10

Flight MH-17 hit by numerous objects

Crash investigators say flight MH17 was probably downed by "a large number of high-energy objects". An initial report ...

Tuesday, 09 Sep 2014, 12:05

Local news

Update. 250 migrants on way to Malta

The migrants are now believed to be heading ...

Fall in unemployment figures

In September, the number of persons registering ...

European Crowdfunding Network President addresses ...

Oliver Gajda, President of the European ...

Update 2: PM at EU Summit

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat joined EU leaders ...

World news

Pistorius gets five years for manslaughter

South African track star Oscar Pistorius ...

Pistorius in court for sentencing

Oscar Pistorius has arrived at a South African ...

Pistorius still awaiting sentence for manslaughter

Pistorius, 27, could face a fine and a suspended ...

Pistorius pre-sentencing resumes

Oscar Pistorius has returned to court for ...

Earlier Europe

Duchess of Cambridge expecting second baby

The Duchess of Cambridge is pregnant ...

Monday, 08 Sep 2014, 14:55

Scotand's Yes campaign edges ahead

With just over a week to go to the ...

Monday, 08 Sep 2014, 10:00

Ukraine - Russia agree peace deal

The Ukrainian government has agreed ...

Friday, 05 Sep 2014, 17:18

4,000 migrants arrive in Italy over weekend

Almost 4,000 migrants arrived in Italy ...

Monday, 01 Sep 2014, 18:40

Tusk and Mogherini elected to EU top posts

Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk ...

Monday, 01 Sep 2014, 11:56

7 dead in Paris explosion

A seventh body has been recovered after ...

Monday, 01 Sep 2014, 11:25

Emergency NATO meeting on Ukraine crisis

Nato officials are to hold an emergency ...

Friday, 29 Aug 2014, 09:25

Leaders clash over money in Scottish debate

Scotland's First Minister Alex ...

Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014, 10:14

Russian convoy clashes with Ukranian border ...

Clashes erupted Monday between Ukrainian ...

Monday, 25 Aug 2014, 12:52

Six die as migrants boat capsizes

At least six people died in the seas ...

Monday, 25 Aug 2014, 12:45

French PM resigns

French PM Manuel Valls has submitted ...

Monday, 25 Aug 2014, 10:57

Russian convoy crosses Ukraine border

Lorries from a Russian aid convoy are ...

Friday, 22 Aug 2014, 11:34

Military jets collide in Italy: Parachute ...

Search-and-rescue teams looking for ...

Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014, 10:51

Iceland volcano eruption threat

The risk of an eruption at Iceland's ...

Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014, 10:26

Migrants continue to flood into Italy

More than 90 children and 18 pregnant ...

Monday, 18 Aug 2014, 12:49