Third arrest in Copenhagen shootings

Danish police arrest a third man suspected of aiding a gunman who killed two people in attacks in Copenhagen earlier this month.

Posted by on 27 February 2015 | 6:56 am

German MPs back Greek loan extension

German MPs vote overwhelmingly to extend financial aid to Greece by another four months, despite public scepticism.

Posted by on 27 February 2015 | 6:28 am

Spaniards 'joined Ukraine rebels'

Authorities in Spain arrest eight people accused of travelling to eastern Ukraine to fight alongside pro-Russian rebels.

Posted by on 27 February 2015 | 6:03 am

Caucasus Fifty Shades fans evade ban

A North Caucasus city which decided not to ban Fifty Shades of Grey sees an influx of people to watch it.

Posted by on 27 February 2015 | 5:54 am

'Ukraine's eastern threat to stay'

Ukraine's president says a "military threat from the east" will remain even if a truce with rebels holds, a warning seen as a reference to Russia.

Posted by on 27 February 2015 | 5:48 am

VIDEO: Are Greeks happy with government?

Mark Lowen speaks to business owners in Athens about the government's anti-austerity stance.

Posted by on 27 February 2015 | 4:09 am

VIDEO: Russia's football racism 'too common'

Russia will host the next football World Cup, and with three years to go before the finals, FIFA has called the level of racism in the Russian game "completely unacceptable".

Posted by on 27 February 2015 | 12:15 am

Campaignspotting: BBC's 2016 blog

What Americans make of Britain's most vocal Eurosceptic

Posted by on 26 February 2015 | 10:45 pm

Racism still rife in Russian football

BBC reporter witnesses racism in Russian football first-hand

Posted by on 26 February 2015 | 8:40 pm

'Jihadi John' named as London man

The Islamic State militant known as "Jihadi John", who has been pictured in videos of the beheadings of hostages, is named as Mohammed Emwazi from London.

Posted by on 26 February 2015 | 3:28 pm

Sweden convicts Syrian rebel

A former Free Syrian Army fighter is sentenced to five years in prison in Sweden after a friend passes a video to police showing him assaulting a prisoner.

Posted by on 26 February 2015 | 10:25 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 26 February 2015 | 10:15 am

VIDEO: European Parliament

The Civil Liberties Committee debates revised proposals for an EU law on the sharing of airline passenger information.

Posted by on 26 February 2015 | 9:58 am

EU-US trade deal text leaked to BBC

A leaked draft of what the European Union wants excluded from a new trade deal with the United States is obtained by the BBC.

Posted by on 26 February 2015 | 9:51 am

German nurse gets life for murders

A German former nurse, who admitted killing more than 30 patients with lethal drug overdoses, is jailed for life by a court in Lower Saxony.

Posted by on 26 February 2015 | 9:30 am

How do you catch a drone?

How do you catch one?

Posted by on 26 February 2015 | 8:44 am

EU blow to US deserter's asylum bid

An ex-US soldier who deserted his army base over the Iraq war suffers a setback at the European Court of Justice in his quest for asylum in Germany.

Posted by on 26 February 2015 | 7:59 am

Paris gunman video 'shows killings'

Details have emerged of footage filmed by Paris gunman Amedy Coulibaly during a bloody rampage inside a Jewish supermarket, a report says.

Posted by on 26 February 2015 | 7:00 am

Austria country profile

Provides an overview of Austria, including key events and facts about this European country.

Posted by on 26 February 2015 | 5:58 am

Paris drone journalist to face court

An Al-Jazeera journalist is to appear in a French court accused of flying a drone illegally over Paris as mystery continues over night-time drone flights.

Posted by on 26 February 2015 | 5:35 am

The decline of Nato defence spending

Nato 'spending falls despite pledge'

Posted by on 25 February 2015 | 6:48 pm

VIDEO: Austria reforms 1912 Islam law

The Austrian parliament has passed controversial reforms to the country's century-old law on Islam, including a ban on foreign funding.

Posted by on 25 February 2015 | 5:49 pm

Dagestan profile - Overview

Provides an overview of Dagestan, including key events and facts about this diverse and volatile republic in Russia's North Caucasus.

Posted by on 25 February 2015 | 12:44 pm

Greek ex-minister in tax list trial

A former Greek finance minister goes on trial accused of removing relatives' names from a list of HSBC account holders who may have underpaid tax.

Posted by on 25 February 2015 | 12:41 pm

Russia country profile

Provides an overview of Russia, including key events and facts about this major world power

Posted by on 25 February 2015 | 11:51 am