May positive on Brexit 'progress'

But Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says the PM's update sounds like "Groundhog Day".

Posted on: 23 October 2017 | 3:50 pm

Police 'end' UK bowling alley siege

Two hostages were held by a suspected gunman in an incident police say was not terror-related.

Posted on: 23 October 2017 | 2:54 pm

Ronald Koeman: Everton sack manager after Arsenal defeat

Everton sack manager Ronald Koeman after a 5-2 home defeat by Arsenal puts them into the Premier League relegation zone.

Posted on: 23 October 2017 | 1:49 pm

Russian radio presenter Felgengauer stabbed in neck

A top Russian broadcaster is seriously ill in hospital after a man stabbed her in the neck at work.

Posted on: 23 October 2017 | 12:28 pm

Rio police shoot dead Spanish tourist on favela tour

Military police say they accidentally shot the woman when the car she was in failed to stop.

Posted on: 23 October 2017 | 11:05 am

Catalonia Spain: Officials 'won't follow orders from Madrid'

The warning comes as the Spanish government moves to reassert control over the region's authorities.

Posted on: 23 October 2017 | 9:23 am

Runners take wrong turn during Venice Marathon

The race had an unexpected winner after a motorcycle escort led the lead group off route.

Posted on: 23 October 2017 | 8:56 am

UK business leaders unite in Brexit warning

Britain's five biggest business lobby groups unite to call for swift action on transition plans.

Posted on: 23 October 2017 | 5:58 am

German 'far-right' gunman jailed for life in Nuremberg

A German man linked to far-right extremists gets life in jail for killing a policeman in Bavaria.

Posted on: 23 October 2017 | 4:42 am

China lifts ban on stinky cheese

Import ban on Roquefort, Brie, Danish Blue, Gorgonzola and Stilton to be lifted immediately.

Posted on: 23 October 2017 | 2:56 am

Crumbling parliament

What does the state of the Palace of Westminster tell us about our politics?

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 7:28 pm

Italy referendums: Lombardy and Veneto 'back greater autonomy'

Central government says the polls are unnecessary but they are permitted under the constitution.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 6:58 pm

The Parisian 'on-street concierge' service

It's filling the hole left by the disappearance of the traditional building concierge.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 6:12 pm

Thousands march in Berlin against far-right party

Berlin sees protests against the far-right Alternative For Germany days before they enter parliament.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 5:08 pm

Macron's dog Nemo filmed peeing on Elysée fireplace

French TV was filming the president chatting with junior ministers when Nemo stole the scene.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 2:18 pm

Delicate task

The prime minister has meandered through previous crises but that won't work now, says Tom Burridge.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 10:19 am

Spain FM: 'Many police violence pictures fake'

Spanish Foreign Minister Alfonso Dastis was speaking to Andrew Marr about the Catalan referendum.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 6:15 am

Dangerous work

On just one night a year Faroese men can hunt gannet chicks, considered a delicacy. It involves a dangerous climb down steep cliffs.

Posted on: 21 October 2017 | 6:36 pm

Coming into fashion

How the body art of the Moscow underworld is coming back into fashion.

Posted on: 21 October 2017 | 6:32 pm

Positive noises

It is no surprise EU leaders sought to put a positive spin on negotiations, writes Laurence Peter.

Posted on: 20 October 2017 | 4:29 pm

A populist billionaire

The populist anti-immigration candidate who could become Czech Republic's next prime minister.

Posted on: 20 October 2017 | 5:08 am

The Brit in Tbilisi

The ex-librarian from London moved to Georgia five years ago and is running for office in Tbilisi.

Posted on: 19 October 2017 | 7:45 pm

Bombardier to partner Airbus on C-Series jets

The European aerospace firm is to take a majority stake in Bombardier's C-Series jet project.

Posted on: 17 October 2017 | 8:14 am