Santiago rail crash families want answers

Families wait for answers year after Spanish rail disaster

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 7:56 pm

Europeans with an eye on Edinburgh

Who are the Europeans with an eye on the Scottish referendum?

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 7:16 pm

Protests target Israel football club

Pro-Palestinian protesters disrupt a football match in Austria between the Israeli club, Maccabi Haifa, and French team, Lille.

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 6:01 pm

Solemn ceremony for MH17 victims

The Netherlands receives the first victims' bodies from crashed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in a solemn ceremony at Eindhoven air base.

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 3:42 pm

Suspected Auschwitz guard dies in US

Johann Breyer, 89, has died awaiting extradition to Germany amid allegations he committed Nazi war crimes during World War Two.

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 1:47 pm

Bulgarian prime minister resigns

The embattled Socialist prime minister of Bulgaria resigns after only a year in office to allow for an early election on 5 October.

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 11:58 am

Germany rejects Russia football ban

Germany's government rejects calls from allies of the chancellor to stop Russia hosting the 2018 football World Cup over its actions in Ukraine.

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 10:48 am

Man City U21s walk off in racism row

Manchester City Under-21s walk off in a pre-season friendly in Croatia after an alleged incident of racial abuse.

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 9:53 am

VIDEO: Pupils confuse Merkel with the Queen

Indian and Kenyan school pupils explain what they understand about the Commonwealth Games and tried to identify the Royal family.

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 9:39 am

Costa Concordia heads for scrapyard

The wreck of the Italian cruise ship Costa Concordia is being towed away for scrap, in one of the biggest maritime salvage operations ever staged.

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 7:37 am

Greenland bill 'bans mining appeals'

Bill would make mining projects secret until approved.

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 6:55 am

Green light for Crimea gambling zone

Russian President Vladimir Putin signs a law setting up a gambling zone in Crimea, the territory Russia annexed from Ukraine in March.

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 6:37 am

France jails pro-Palestinian rioters

A French court jails three young men for rioting after a pro-Palestinian demonstration in a mixed suburb of Paris degenerated into anti-Semitic violence.

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 4:50 am

Airline route assessments criticised

Safety assessments for risky air routes are "not good enough", the British Airline Pilots Association says.

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 3:50 am

Row over 'bonkers' EU energy plan

EU commissioners meet today to agree an energy savings target for 2030 amid serious disagreement about how ambitious it should be.

Posted by on 22 July 2014 | 10:28 pm

VIDEO: Norway: 20-hour Ramadan fast ‘tough’

In Norway, where the days can be 20 hours long in the summer, fasting during Ramadan is a particular challenge.

Posted by on 22 July 2014 | 6:16 pm

Will MH17 air disaster damage Putin?

Risks for Russia's Putin from MH17 disaster

Posted by on 22 July 2014 | 6:16 pm

How many Greek legends were really true?

How spartan were the Spartans? Did a wooden horse really fool the Trojans?

Posted by on 22 July 2014 | 6:00 pm

VIDEO: Rodriguez hugs fan who invades pitch

Colombian football star James Rodriguez hugged a fan who invaded the pitch as he was presented as a new player for Real Madrid.

Posted by on 22 July 2014 | 5:59 pm

Challenges of investigating MH17 crash site

Piecing together cause of MH17 disaster

Posted by on 22 July 2014 | 11:47 am

Germany and Russia's contradictory relationship

Why sanctions on Russia are hard for Germany

Posted by on 22 July 2014 | 9:13 am

How far do EU-US sanctions on Russia go?

Do Western sanctions hurt the Russian elite?

Posted by on 22 July 2014 | 6:24 am

Credit Suisse posts quarterly loss

Swiss banking giant Credit Suisse reports its biggest quarterly loss in almost six years after being hit by its settlement with US authorities over tax evasion charges.

Posted by on 22 July 2014 | 1:12 am

The EU's nuclear links with Russia

The EU's dependence on Russian-designed power plants

Posted by on 21 July 2014 | 6:01 pm

Dutch outrage over MH17 bodies

Dutch families helpless at loss of loved ones

Posted by on 21 July 2014 | 3:19 pm