Europe

Italy ready to help Libya says minister

Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni said Friday that "Italy is ready to do its part in Libya," but within the context ...

Friday, 27 Feb 2015, 12:07

Merkel's MP's backs Greece's bail-out extension

A clear majority of MPs from German Chancellor Angela Merkel's centre-right bloc has backed an extension of financial help ...

Thursday, 26 Feb 2015, 13:09

Eurozone approves Greek bail-out extension

Eurozone finance ministers have approved reform proposals submitted by Greece in order to obtain a four-month extension of its ...

Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015, 10:59

Greece preparing reforms for bail-out extension

Greece is preparing to present a list of reforms to lenders in order to secure a bailout extension. The list to be submitted ...

Monday, 23 Feb 2015, 11:18

EU promises more aid for Italy

The European Commission has given a clear statement on the situation in the Mediterranean region and the increase in immigration. ...

Friday, 20 Feb 2015, 11:51

Crunch time for Greece's financial rescue

Eurozone finance ministers are preparing for a vital third meeting, in Brussels, to try to solve the crisis over Greece's ...

Friday, 20 Feb 2015, 08:43

EU Central Bank agrees to extra funds for Greece

The European Central Bank has reportedly agreed to raise the emergency funding available to Greek banks to €68.3bn (£50.3bn). ...

Thursday, 19 Feb 2015, 11:33

Ukraine troops pull out from Debaltseve

The Ukrainian president says his forces are making an "organised" withdrawal from the embattled town of Debaltseve. ...

Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015, 11:56

Greek's EU bail-out risks collapse

Greece's Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis declared he was ready to do "whatever it takes" to reach agreement over ...

Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015, 11:02

Copenhagen police shoot gunman

Police in Copenhagen say they have shot dead a man they believe was behind two deadly attacks in the Danish capital hours earlier. ...

Sunday, 15 Feb 2015, 09:01

Ukraine: Leaders agree peace deal

A ceasefire will begin in eastern Ukraine on 15 February, the leaders of Russia and Ukraine have announced. "We have managed ...

Thursday, 12 Feb 2015, 10:47

No progress in Ukraine peace talks

Negotiations between world leaders aimed at ending 10 months of bloodshed in Ukraine have gone through the night. Leaders of ...

Thursday, 12 Feb 2015, 09:56

16 years jail for Costa Concordia captain

An Italian court convicted the former captain of the Costa Concordia cruise liner today for his role in the 2012 shipwreck that ...

Thursday, 12 Feb 2015, 09:51

200 migrants belived dead after rafts sink

As the search continued Wednesday for a possible third migrant boat, the death toll rose to more than 200 from two shipwrecks ...

Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015, 12:12

Europe leaders in bid for peace in Ukraine

German and French leaders to make crisis visit to Kiev with new peace initiative amid escalating fighting in Ukraine. French ...

Thursday, 05 Feb 2015, 11:40

Local news

Michelle Muscat at Euroridis meeting in Brussels

Michelle Muscat, as Chairperson of the Marigold ...

Petrol down from Monday

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat that petrol ...

NO camp say Yes campaign based on lies

Reacting to the launch of the YES campaign, ...

Yes campaign launched

At a press conference on Saturday the group ...

World news

FBI arrest three IS suspects

The FBI has arrested three foreign nationals ...

Libya crisis: UN talks suspended

Libya's internationally-recognised parliament ...

Harris stripped of Australian honours

Disgraced veteran entertainer Rolf Harris ...

Egypt attacks IS targets in Libya

Egypt says it has bombed Islamic State targets ...

Earlier Europe

Heavy snowfall halts flights at Manchester ...

Heavy snowfall has forced flights at ...

Thursday, 29 Jan 2015, 11:34

Martin Schulz to meet Greek PM

Martin Schulz, President of the European ...

Thursday, 29 Jan 2015, 11:25

Fighter jet crash leaves 10 dead

Ten people have died in a fighter jet ...

Monday, 26 Jan 2015, 19:44

New coalition government for Greece

The far-left Syriza party, which won ...

Monday, 26 Jan 2015, 11:11

Rebels dont't want truce in Ukraine

The main pro-Russian rebel leader in ...

Friday, 23 Jan 2015, 12:41

1 dead, 13 injured in Rome apartment explosion

Investigators are looking at the possibility ...

Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015, 11:28

EU Foreign Ministers in call to tackle terrorism

The EU's foreign policy chief has ...

Monday, 19 Jan 2015, 12:19

Snow to bring fresh misery to Scotland

Snow has brought fresh disruption to ...

Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015, 13:25

Funerals for Paris attack victims

Funeral ceremonies are being held for ...

Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015, 13:16

Paris beefs up security

France is mobilising 10,000 troops ...

Monday, 12 Jan 2015, 11:20

Russia to ban transsexual and transgender ...

Russia has listed transsexual and transgender ...

Friday, 09 Jan 2015, 12:24

Britain's rail fares to increase again

Rail fare rises that have come into ...

Monday, 05 Jan 2015, 12:18

Ship carrying 700 migrants docks in Gallipoli

A cargo ship said to be carrying 700 ...

Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014, 09:25

Italy ferry disaster claims 10 lives

As investigators began their probe ...

Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014, 10:21

Greeks reject presidential vote as country ...

Greek MPs have rejected the presidential ...

Monday, 29 Dec 2014, 12:14