Juncker reveals giant EU jobs plan

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker gives details of a €315bn (£250bn; $393bn) investment plan to kick-start Europe's economy.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 7:34 am

Kick-starting the European economy

Big test for Juncker's New Deal

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 7:29 am

Germany backs female directors quota

Top German companies are told to ensure that 30% of supervisory board positions are held by women from 2016 under a law agreed late on Tuesday.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 7:10 am

VIDEO: European Parliament

Full coverage of Tuesday evening from the plenary session in Strasbourg.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 6:38 am

VIDEO: Art and suffering unite in Geneva

A groundbreaking exhibition at the Red Cross Museum in Geneva is designed to show the relationship of artists to suffering.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 5:59 am

VIDEO: What does Ukraine's future hold?

One year since popular protests began in Ukraine, a new government prepares to take office, amid calls for reform.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 4:29 am

Shakespeare Folio found in France

A rare Shakespeare First Folio, regarded as the most important book in English literature, is discovered in a small French town.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 4:15 am

Stop eating cats says Swiss campaign

Hundreds of thousands of Swiss people secretly eat cat or dog say activists, who want it to be made illegal.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 4:03 am

Clegg backs EU migrant benefit curbs

Nick Clegg outlines his proposals to curb benefits to European Union migrants, during a meeting with his German counterpart in Berlin.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 3:31 am

Thomas Cook chief in shock departure

Thomas Cook chief executive Harriet Green has resigned, saying her work at the travel firm "is complete".

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 3:20 am

Art and suffering unite in Geneva

How celebrated artists bear witness to human suffering

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 6:59 pm

The women finding freedom in South Caucasus nightclubs

Caucasus women seek independence through clubbing

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 6:45 pm

Child soldiers join fight in Ukraine

Teenagers join fight on both sides in Ukraine's conflict

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 6:29 pm

Theft of shoes from WW2 death camp

Thieves steal shoes belonging to Jewish Holocaust victims from a former concentration camp in Poland.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 4:49 pm

Armed jewel robbers in Paris chase

Two armed robbers who held up a jewellery shop and took a hostage hand themselves in to police following a chase across Paris.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 4:43 pm

Messi breaks Champions League record

Barcelona's Lionel Messi becomes the Champions League's all-time top scorer by scoring against Apoel Nicosia.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 4:11 pm

Messi breaks Champions League record

A look back at some of Messi's 72 Champions League goals

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 2:46 pm

VIDEO: Pope claims Europe appears 'elderly'

Pope Francis warns that the world sees Europe as "somewhat elderly and haggard" during a speech to the European Parliament in Strasbourg.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 2:18 pm

Hungary police 'blame rape victims'

Police in Hungary are accused of blaming victims of sexual assault after releasing advice that warns young women of the risks of flirting.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 1:47 pm

Hungary country profile

Provides an overview of Hungary, including key events and facts about this eastern European country

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 9:41 am

Pope Francis hits out at 'bureaucratic' Europe

Pope's surprise assault on EU's malaise

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 9:28 am

France puts Russian warship on hold

France suspends "until further notice" the delivery of a helicopter carrier to the Russian navy because of continuing violence in eastern Ukraine.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 9:20 am

Botin ousts Santander chief executive

Ana Botin has moved swiftly to reshape Santander, ousting its chief executive after less than two years in the role.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 9:13 am

Czech Republic profile

Provides an overview of the Czech Republic, including key events and facts about this European country which was part of the former Czechoslovakia.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 8:50 am

Eurozone 'persistent stagnation' risk

The eurozone may be stuck in an enduring period of no growth, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development says.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 8:11 am