From boom to bust in Swiss border towns

From boom to bust in Swiss border towns

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 6:25 pm

VIDEO: 'Black Tulip' faces uncertain future

Black Tulip an organisation working in Ukraine to find and identify the bodies of missing soldiers might have to stop because of funding

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 6:24 pm

Russian debtors despair as boom turns to bust

Roubles dry up for millions of Russians

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 6:08 pm

Plane debris to be sent to France

Debris found on an Indian Ocean island is to be sent to France to determine if it is from the missing airliner MH370, Malaysia's PM says.

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 4:17 pm

Google to defy French privacy ruling

Google is to defy a French ruling that the "right to be forgotten" should be applied globally and not just in Europe.

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 3:32 pm

VIDEO: RAF 'intercepts Russian aircraft'

The Ministry of Defence has released footage which it said shows RAF Typhoons intercepting 10 Russian aircraft.

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 1:57 pm

IMF wary of third Greek bailout

The International Monetary Fund is wary of any financial contribution to a third Greek bailout and is unlikely to provide funds at the first stage.

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 1:29 pm

EU extends farm aid amid Russian ban

The EU extends help for exporters of dairy produce, fruit and vegetables into next year to ease the impact of a Russian ban.

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 12:52 pm

Spy leaks website being investigated

Germany's federal prosecutors are investigating if a website that covers digital rights issues committed an act of treason.

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 12:25 pm

Cameron in warning to Calais migrants

The UK will not become a "safe haven" for migrants in Calais, David Cameron warns, after hundreds continued attempts to reach the country overnight.

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 12:14 pm

VIDEO: Inside Calais migrant camp 'village'

The makeshift migrant camp in Calais is now equipped with a school room, a canteen, and its shelters are becoming more permanent. Christian Fraser looks around.

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 11:39 am

Ukraine pilot appears in Russia court

Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko appears in a Russian court, accused of involvement in the killing of two Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine.

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 8:49 am

Russia 'wanted Litvinenko dead'

The Russian state wanted former spy Alexander Litvinenko dead, the inquiry into his poisoning hears.

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 8:20 am

UK now Santander's biggest market

The UK has become Santander's most profitable market, generating just over a fifth of the bank's profits in the first half of 2015.

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 8:13 am

Turkish soldiers 'die in PKK ambush'

Three Turkish soldiers are killed as a military convoy is attacked by the PKK in the south-eastern province of Sirnak.

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 7:37 am

Serbia debates huge steel cross plan

Orthodox Church is building the cross atop a mountain in central Serbia.

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 7:20 am

Olive tree blight spreads to Corsica

The virulent Xylella disease ravaging olive trees in Italy spreads to Corsica, prompting emergency measures.

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 7:00 am

Russia warns US as NGO blacklisted

Russia warns against "foreign interference" after blacklisting a US pro-democracy foundation.

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 4:23 am

VIDEO: Night patrols to deter Calais migrants

Security forces in Calais have been working to prevent a third successive night of mass incursions into the Channel Tunnel by migrants trying to reach Britain.

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 2:04 am

Immigration fuels rising tension in Germany

Germany's uncomfortable refugee debate

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 1:06 am

A more subtle side of IS recruitment

'How IS tried to radicalise me in... and how I resisted'

Posted by on 29 July 2015 | 6:18 pm

'Nazis secretly eat falafel': German town's pro-refugee posters

The pro-refugee posters in a small German town

Posted by on 29 July 2015 | 6:18 pm

Why do offshore tax havens still exist?

Why do tax havens prosper despite the criticism?

Posted by on 29 July 2015 | 6:17 pm

VIDEO: Briton who died in the Tour de France

In 1967, British cycling star Tom Simpson died while competing in the Tour de France.

Posted by on 28 July 2015 | 7:13 pm

VIDEO: Kurdish anger over Turkish tactics

The leader of the Kurdish-majority party in Turkey has told the BBC that he believes the 'safe zone' that Turkey and the US are creating in Syria, is an attempt by Ankara to stop Kurds from forming their own territory in northern Syria.

Posted by on 28 July 2015 | 6:07 pm