Mont Blanc marvel

In July 1965 an 11km tunnel deep beneath the Alps was opened to traffic.

Posted on: 22 August 2017 | 6:00 pm

Barcelona attack: Suspects 'planned to hit key monuments'

The Sagrada Familia cathedral was among the targets, a suspect tells a preliminary hearing in Madrid.

Posted on: 22 August 2017 | 4:40 pm

European Court of Justice not necessary or appropriate, says UK

Ministers say the European Court of Justice is not needed to police UK-EU relations after Brexit.

Posted on: 22 August 2017 | 4:31 pm

Barcelona sue Neymar over world record transfer to Paris St-Germain

Barcelona are suing former player Neymar over his 222m euro (£200m) world record move to Paris St-Germain.

Posted on: 22 August 2017 | 3:40 pm

Ischia earthquake: Three brothers pulled from rubble

The siblings, aged between seven months and 11 years old, were pulled from the rubble by fire crews.

Posted on: 22 August 2017 | 2:08 pm

Finland attack: Moroccan admits Turku killings

The 18-year-old denied murder and said there was no terrorist motive for the stabbings in Turku.

Posted on: 22 August 2017 | 12:27 pm

Kim Wall: Unidentified torso 'deliberately mutilated'

Danish police say they do not yet know if the torso belongs to missing journalist Kim Wall.

Posted on: 22 August 2017 | 11:10 am

Barcelona attack: Police raid homes of suspects

Spanish police have released footage of raids on three homes in the town of Ripoll, north of Barcelona.

Posted on: 22 August 2017 | 9:55 am

Ischia earthquake: Three brothers freed from rubble

Three boys are pulled alive from rubble on the island of Ischia, after a major tremor killed two women.

Posted on: 22 August 2017 | 9:38 am

Russian theatre director Serebrennikov charged in fraud case

Kirill Serebrennikov is accused of embezzlement and is a critic of Russian censorship in the arts.

Posted on: 22 August 2017 | 9:12 am

'Donald Trump-shaped' ecstasy pills seized by German police

The drugs were due to have been sold online under the slogan "Trump makes partying great again".

Posted on: 22 August 2017 | 8:57 am

Brexit: UK seeks 'close co-operation' on legal disputes deal

Ministers want divorces and cross-border consumer claims resolved "in a clear and sensible way".

Posted on: 22 August 2017 | 6:22 am

Lidl tops Waitrose to become UK's seventh biggest grocer

German chain's market share is now 5.2%, a 0.7% year-on-year increase, due to demand from families.

Posted on: 22 August 2017 | 5:52 am

German foreign minister blames Erdogan over family 'threats'

Sigmar Gabriel blames the Turkish leader's angry rhetoric for threats made against his wife.

Posted on: 22 August 2017 | 5:45 am

Hill 70

A new monument will commemorate the first time a Canadian commander led Canadian troops in WW1.

Posted on: 21 August 2017 | 6:20 pm

Revision time

From next month Turkish schools have a new curriculum and it is dividing parents.

Posted on: 21 August 2017 | 6:08 pm

Righting wrongs

Food firm Dr Oetker, says others should follow it and give back art they own that was looted by the Nazis from Jewish owners.

Posted on: 21 August 2017 | 6:03 pm

Victoria Azarenka to miss the US Open over 'ongoing family situation'

Victoria Azarenka confirms she will miss the US Open because of an "ongoing family situation" after separating from the father of her child.

Posted on: 21 August 2017 | 3:35 pm

Charlottesville violence: What Germans think seeing a US far-right rally

The display of Nazi symbols is illegal in Germany - so what was it like for Germans to see neo-Nazis joining white supremacists to march in Virginia?

Posted on: 21 August 2017 | 12:52 pm

Spain attack: Hugs and defiance on Las Ramblas

People hug and chant "no terrorism" on the street where people were killed in last week's attack.

Posted on: 21 August 2017 | 8:58 am

Poignant tribute

Fernando Alvarez held a personal minute's silence for Spanish attacks victims as competitors raced on

Posted on: 21 August 2017 | 7:58 am

Back with Spain?

Hopes in Madrid that a common front against terrorism will dampen secessionism may be misplaced.

Posted on: 20 August 2017 | 2:19 am

Mum v Dad

A Spanish woman disappears with her children as a judge threatens her with jail in a custody row.

Posted on: 19 August 2017 | 6:49 pm

Pushing back

From bringing flowers to challenging haters, people are pushing back after the day of terror.

Posted on: 18 August 2017 | 2:28 pm

Spain shaken again

The long-running fight against Basque militants has helped Spain to combat jihadists too.

Posted on: 18 August 2017 | 10:16 am