French town told park's Virgin Mary statue must go

A French town is told to remove its park's Virgin Mary statue as it breaks national secularism rules.

Posted on: 3 December 2016 | 3:36 pm

Football Leaks: Ronaldo and Mourinho accused of tax avoidance

Cristiano Ronaldo and Jose Mourinho were part of a tax-avoidance scheme, a huge document leak alleges.

Posted on: 3 December 2016 | 8:01 am

Too close to call

Two candidates in Austria's presidential election held their final campaign events before the vote.

Posted on: 2 December 2016 | 7:36 pm

100 Women 2016: Fighting bulls and sexism

Twenty-five-year-old Conchi Rios is one of only four female matadors fighting bulls in Spain.

Posted on: 2 December 2016 | 6:34 pm

Man vs bull

Spain is a divided country over arguably its most famous tradition of bullfighting.

Posted on: 2 December 2016 | 6:34 pm

Fawlty Towers comic waiter dies

Actor Andrew Sachs, who starred as Spanish waiter Manuel in Fawlty Towers, dies aged 86.

Posted on: 2 December 2016 | 4:20 pm

Queen's holiday season job

The Queen of Denmark has been working as a set and costume designer at the Tivoli Concert Hall in Copenhagen.

Posted on: 2 December 2016 | 1:58 pm

Iceland election: Pirate Party asked to try to form government

Iceland's Pirate Party is asked by the president to try to form a new government, after snap elections.

Posted on: 2 December 2016 | 1:29 pm

German PoW leaves £384,000 to Perthshire village

A former Nazi soldier leaves £384,000 in his will to the Perthshire village where he was held as a prisoner of war.

Posted on: 2 December 2016 | 11:06 am

Deaths in the dorm

Turkish officials investigate if negligence was a factor in a fire that killed 12 people in a dorm.

Posted on: 2 December 2016 | 10:41 am

Boris Johnson: UK won't block EU defence co-operation

Britain will not seek to obstruct closer EU defence co-operation after Brexit, Boris Johnson says.

Posted on: 2 December 2016 | 10:10 am

Nazi gate stolen from Dachau 'found in Norway'

German police say they believe a gate stolen from the Nazi concentration camp at Dachau has been found.

Posted on: 2 December 2016 | 9:54 am

Bitter TV duel ahead of Austria presidential vote

The two presidential candidates trade blows, with both complaining over Nazi slurs.

Posted on: 2 December 2016 | 8:52 am

F1 world champion Rosberg retires

World champion Nico Rosberg announces he has retired from Formula 1 just five days after winning the title for the first time.

Posted on: 2 December 2016 | 8:28 am

Donegal tops world's 'coolest destination' list for 2017

The Irish county of Donegal is named the world's 'coolest' destination for 2017 by National Geographic.

Posted on: 2 December 2016 | 7:07 am

IS group to step up attacks on Europe - Europol

Europol warns IS militants will step up attacks on European targets as they face Middle East defeat.

Posted on: 2 December 2016 | 5:58 am

The female imam fighting extremism and Islamophobia

Sherin Khankan set up the first female run mosque in Scandinavia, using it to battle both extremism and Islamophobia

Posted on: 2 December 2016 | 1:49 am

Could a railway force Chanel No 5 out of its historic home?

Chanel says it will leave a historic French perfume site if plans for a high-speed train line go ahead.

Posted on: 1 December 2016 | 11:57 pm

Italy's referendum: The scooter rider's guide

What's at stake in Sunday's Italian referendum? James Reynolds hopped on a scooter to find out.

Posted on: 1 December 2016 | 8:22 pm

Shaken core

Ritula Shah reports from Essen at the heart of Germany's changing industrial landscape

Posted on: 1 December 2016 | 7:03 pm

Uncertain banking

Italy's struggling banks now face added uncertainty because of the country's reform referendum

Posted on: 1 December 2016 | 6:15 pm

Stepping aside

Francois Hollande's decision not to stand again comes as a huge relief to France's Socialist Party.

Posted on: 1 December 2016 | 5:06 pm

Tobacco road

A town in Belarus is producing billions of cigarettes per year, but how are many of them smuggled to the UK?

Posted on: 1 December 2016 | 11:09 am

Renzi's gamble

James Reynolds reports on the reform referendum that threatens to dump the prime minister who called it.

Posted on: 1 December 2016 | 1:57 am

Cannabis capital

Albania has become the largest producer of outdoor-grown cannabis in Europe. In a nation that is still poor it's a billion-euro industry.

Posted on: 30 November 2016 | 6:38 pm