How does a BUK missile system work?

The Ukrainian military has given BBC News access to one of its BUKs, to show how sophisticated a piece of military equipment it is.

Posted on: 27 September 2016 | 11:00 pm

Absent brands

With big name brands like Ford, Volvo, Rolls Royce, Bentley, Lamborghini and Aston Martin staying away from this year's Paris Motor Show, should the organisers be getting worried?

Posted on: 27 September 2016 | 6:51 pm

Memory keepers

The child of two Holocaust survivors talks about being the keeper of their memories – and projects working with children of survivors of massacres in Rwanda and Bosnia talk about the impact handed down through families.

Posted on: 27 September 2016 | 6:48 pm

Refugees plant roots in Austria's gardens

As Austria tries to integrate thousands of refugees and migrants, one group sets up a communal garden to build ties.

Posted on: 27 September 2016 | 6:03 pm

Why is this woman flying 4,500 miles?

British conservationist Sacha Dench is on the first leg of an epic 4,500 mile paramotor flight following migrating swans.

Posted on: 27 September 2016 | 6:01 pm

Air France workers on trial in shirt-ripping case

Fifteen Air France employees go on trial almost a year after two company executives had their shirts torn from their backs at a jobs meeting.

Posted on: 27 September 2016 | 2:49 pm

Will it fly?

The idea of beefing up a EU military prompts a warning from the UK's defence secretary but reassurance from Germany and Nato.

Posted on: 27 September 2016 | 11:40 am

First US shale gas arrives at Ineos plant in Scotland

The first shipment of US shale gas is arriving in Scotland amid fierce debate about the future of fracking in the UK.

Posted on: 27 September 2016 | 9:08 am

Paris agrees plan to open experimental nudist zone

Paris city councillors agree to open an experimental nudist area in the French capital, as early as next summer.

Posted on: 27 September 2016 | 7:51 am

Sturgeon links Brexit to austerity in London speech

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon tells business leaders that UK austerity policies were partly behind the Brexit vote.

Posted on: 27 September 2016 | 7:45 am

Deutsche Bank shares fall further to fresh low

Shares in troubled Deutsche Bank have fallen even further to a new low of €10.22.

Posted on: 27 September 2016 | 7:27 am

Sexism row grips German politics and shakes CDU

German CDU politician Jenna Behrends sparks a furore about sexism after a male colleague called her a "sweet mouse".

Posted on: 27 September 2016 | 7:16 am

Lurgan: Four men appear in court over mortar find

Four men appear in court on terror charges following the discovery of an armour-piercing mortar in County Armagh.

Posted on: 27 September 2016 | 6:56 am

Boris Johnson wants 'jumbo' Turkish trade deal

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says he wants to see a new "jumbo" free trade deal with Turkey after the United Kingdom leaves the European Union.

Posted on: 27 September 2016 | 6:36 am

Michael Fallon: UK will oppose plans for EU army

The UK will oppose any attempts to create an EU army because it could "undermine" the role of Nato, Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon says.

Posted on: 27 September 2016 | 4:28 am

Grim odyssey

Asylum seekers - mainly Afghan and Pakistani men - leave Austria for Italy, but they face bleak conditions in the city of Udine, Bethany Bell reports.

Posted on: 26 September 2016 | 6:25 pm

Women a 'distinct minority' among highest-paid in the UK

There are very few women among the richest people in the UK and other OECD countries, according to a report published by the London School of Economics.

Posted on: 26 September 2016 | 6:05 pm

'German James Bond' Werner Mauss on trial for tax evasion

Werner Mauss, once a top spy nicknamed "the German James Bond", goes on trial in Germany on charges of tax evasion.

Posted on: 26 September 2016 | 4:46 pm

Deutsche Bank shares sink 7.54% to a new low

Shares in German banking giant Deutsche hit a new low amid concerns about its financial health and reports the government has ruled out state aid.

Posted on: 26 September 2016 | 1:44 pm

Spain Bankia fraud trial for ex-IMF boss Rodrigo Rato

Former IMF chief Rodrigo Rato and 64 other bankers go on trial in Madrid over an alleged credit card racket at Spain's troubled Bankia bank.

Posted on: 26 September 2016 | 8:03 am

Turner Prize exhibition opens with giant buttocks, brick suit and a train

Members of the public have their first chance to see works nominated for this year's Turner Prize when an exhibition featuring the four artists opens.

Posted on: 26 September 2016 | 7:53 am

Graffiti artist brightens up Finnish prison

The state art commission asks a graffiti artist to perk up Vantaa prison's walls.

Posted on: 26 September 2016 | 6:13 am

German economy expecting golden autumn, says Ifo head

The German economy is expecting a "golden autumn", says the head of the Ifo Institute, as its closely-watched business survey shows confidence jumping.

Posted on: 26 September 2016 | 5:19 am

Venetians try to block cruise ships

People gathered in Venice lagoon to protest against cruise ships.

Posted on: 25 September 2016 | 11:17 pm

In pictures

Once heading for the status of ghost town, Riace is now growing as migrants have moved into abandoned homes.

Posted on: 25 September 2016 | 6:52 pm