Catalans rally for independence vote

Thousands of pro-independence campaigners take to the streets of Barcelona after the Catalan government says it remains "determined" to hold the vote.

Posted by on 30 September 2014 | 2:25 pm

Croatian leaps open bridge in car

A woman in Croatia startles onlookers by leaping several metres across a raised bridge in her car, apparently after missing a red light.

Posted by on 30 September 2014 | 9:50 am

EU to keep Russia sanctions in place

The EU decides to keep sanctions on Russia in place, judging that Ukraine's peace deal is not fully effective.

Posted by on 30 September 2014 | 9:36 am

Cyprus thieves steal Degas painting

Thieves break into the Cyprus home of a 70-year-man and steal a painting by French master Edgar Degas valued at 6m euros.

Posted by on 30 September 2014 | 9:00 am

Ireland gave 'state aid' to Apple

The European Commission publishes a letter it sent to Ireland accusing the country of giving Apple illegal state aid through special tax arrangements.

Posted by on 30 September 2014 | 8:50 am

L'Oreal halts travel to Hong Kong

French cosmetics giant L'Oreal bans its staff from travelling to Hong Kong until 6 October in response to the growing unrest in the city's streets.

Posted by on 30 September 2014 | 8:23 am

EU hearings: The grilling of Lord Hill

UK's Lord Hill faces tough scrutiny for EU Commission job

Posted by on 30 September 2014 | 6:53 am

VIDEO: European Parliament

MEPs hold a hearing with Cecilia Malmström, the nominated commissioner for trade.

Posted by on 30 September 2014 | 6:22 am

Eurozone inflation near five-year low

Eurozone inflation slipped again in September, with prices rising at their slowest rate in nearly five years.

Posted by on 30 September 2014 | 6:11 am

Donetsk airport clash violates truce

Officials in eastern Ukraine say artillery is pounding the Donetsk airport area, where Ukrainian troops are resisting pro-Russian separatists.

Posted by on 30 September 2014 | 5:43 am

EU vote not like Scotland - Cameron

The prime minister says he cares "about a thousand times more strongly" about keeping the UK together than he does about staying in the EU.

Posted by on 30 September 2014 | 3:32 am

VIDEO: Bomb-makers tracked via sewers

New technology allows security services to analyse the contents of the sewers to discover where people are making home-made bombs.

Posted by on 30 September 2014 | 2:18 am

Sewer sensors to sniff out bombs

Sewer sensors to sniff out bombs

Posted by on 29 September 2014 | 6:10 pm

Croatia and the EU - what's changed?

One year after joining the EU the economy is still moribund

Posted by on 29 September 2014 | 5:52 pm

Yellowstone drone crash pilot fined

A US judge fines a Dutch tourist more than $3,000 (£1,850) for crashing a drone into a hot spring in Yellowstone National Park.

Posted by on 29 September 2014 | 3:26 pm

Shakhtar welcome European distraction

War takes toll on Ukraine champions Shakhtar Donetsk

Posted by on 29 September 2014 | 1:21 pm

Belgium tries 46 over jihadist links

Forty-six people go on trial in Antwerp on charges of belonging to a group that sent jihadists to Syria, in the largest case of its kind in Belgium.

Posted by on 29 September 2014 | 12:08 pm

Police called over Ryder Cup flag

Police were called to investigate a complaint about a European flag flying in Rory McIlroy's home town during the Ryder Cup.

Posted by on 29 September 2014 | 11:02 am

VIDEO: Karadzic trial enters final stage

The trial of the former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic has entered its final stage at a UN war crimes tribunal in The Hague.

Posted by on 29 September 2014 | 10:39 am

Migrant deaths in Med pass 3,000

The International Organization for Migration finds that a record 3,072 migrants have died crossing the Mediterranean so far this year.

Posted by on 29 September 2014 | 10:27 am

VIDEO: Turkey stops Kurds from Syria fight

The refugee crisis from Kobane in Syria has revived tensions between the Turkish government and Turkish Kurds, as Turkey prevents Kurds from leaving the country to fight against Islamic State in Syria.

Posted by on 29 September 2014 | 9:21 am

UBS warns of 'material' fine risk

UBS has warned it could face "material monetary penalties" over allegations it was involved in rigging foreign exchange rates.

Posted by on 29 September 2014 | 8:41 am

VIDEO: Passenger captures Channel ferry fire

A fire has broken out on a cross-Channel ferry, operator P&O has confirmed.

Posted by on 29 September 2014 | 7:37 am

Parody laws set to come into effect

Changes to UK legislation are to come into force later this week allowing the parody of copyright works.

Posted by on 29 September 2014 | 7:09 am

VIDEO: Fatal accident at 'monster truck' show

Three people including a child are killed by a "monster truck" at a motor show in the east of the Netherlands.

Posted by on 29 September 2014 | 6:16 am