French poet Yves Bonnefoy dies

The French poet, translator and art critique Yves Bonnefoy dies, aged 93, according to media reports.

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 10:19 pm

Brexit: The immigrants who voted Leave

Many would assume that those who had migrated to the UK would support others being able to do so. It's not as simple as that.

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 6:49 pm

Thawing out

Turkey's downing of a Russian jet led to frosty relations, but an apology has brought about a dizzyingly swift thaw, writes Sarah Rainsford.

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 6:12 pm

Wales beat Belgium 3-1 to reach semi-finals

Wales reach the semi-finals of a major tournament for the first time after coming from behind to beat Belgium in the Euro 2016 quarter-final.

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 5:46 pm

Don't be afraid to dream - Wales manager

Wales boss Chris Coleman says not being afraid of failure was the key to reaching the quarter-finals of Euro 2016.

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 5:19 pm

Ceremony in France to mark Battle of the Somme centenary

Commemorations have been held in France to mark the centenary of the Battle of the Somme.

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 5:00 pm

German connection

The UK's Brexit vote is testing the cultural bonds between Britain and Berlin, but film studio boss Charlie Woebcken says "these links aren't going away".

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 4:00 pm

Cologne mayor stabbing: Man jailed and convicted

A man who stabbed the Mayor of Cologne in the neck a day before she was elected has been convicted of attempted murder and jailed for 14 years.

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 1:55 pm

Battle of the Somme: Royals at Somme centenary commemoration

Thousands of people, including members of the Royal Family, attend a ceremony in France marking 100 years since the start of the World War One Battle of the Somme.

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 1:43 pm

Zlatan Ibrahimovic: Manchester United complete signing of Swedish striker

Manchester United complete the signing of former Paris St-Germain, Barcelona, Inter Milan and Juventus striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 12:12 pm

Tory leadership: Gove 'standing out of conviction not ambition'

Michael Gove launches his bid to be Tory leader and prime minister with a promise of leaving the EU's single market and cutting immigration.

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 11:28 am

UK's Osborne 'to abandon surplus target'

Chancellor George Osborne abandons his target to restore government finances to a surplus by 2020, saying there were 'clear signs' of a shock to the economy.

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 11:28 am

US woman guilty of Stephen Hawking Tenerife death threats

A US woman is given a suspended jail sentence in Spain for threatening to kill British physicist and cosmologist Stephen Hawking.

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 10:52 am

Austria presidential poll result overturned

Austria's highest court annuls the result of the presidential election narrowly lost by a far-right candidate and says the vote must be re-run.

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 9:45 am

Reality Check: How important is foreign investment?

Why is foreign investment so important to the future of the UK economy?

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 8:58 am

Brexit: Tensions emerge over UK-EU trade negotiations

UK and EU politicians send conflicting signals about how the UK's Brexit negotiations should proceed.

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 8:29 am

Horror of war

A Donegal soldier produced a fascinating illustrated journal of his experiences of World War One.

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 7:52 am

Conservative contest

Who are the main contenders to succeed David Cameron as Conservative Party leader and prime minister.

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 7:24 am

Yuliya Stepanova: Russian whistleblower can run at Olympics as neutral - IAAF

Russian doping whistleblower Yuliya Stepanova is cleared by athletics chiefs to run as a "neutral" at this summer's Olympics.

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 7:14 am

Slovakia admits Brexit will dominate six-month EU presidency

Fallout from UK vote to leave and questions over migration will dominate Slovakia's six-month EU presidency, Prime Minister Robert Fico says.

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 6:37 am

Frenchman stabbed by couple shouting 'Allahu Akbar'

Police are investigating after a French charity worker says he was attacked by an axe and knife by a couple who shouted "Allahu Akbar".

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 5:55 am

Chechen leader gets reality TV show

Contestants on The Team will compete to become an aide to Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov.

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 5:17 am

Military doctor died in Istanbul looking for IS son

A Tunisian military doctor was killed in the Istanbul airport attacks, after travelling to Turkey to bring back his son who had joined the so-called Islamic State.

Posted by on 1 July 2016 | 12:29 am

Newspaper headlines: 'BoJo Brexecuted' on Tory 'Day of Treachery'

A dramatic turn of events in the Conservative Party leadership contest demands a dramatic set of headlines and front pages - and Friday's newspapers duly deliver.

Posted by on 30 June 2016 | 11:47 pm

Where now?

What will the UK's exit from the EU mean for British workers in Europe? Many expats in Germany are in shock about their home country's decision to leave.

Posted by on 30 June 2016 | 7:02 pm