France appeal over 'virulent' Riviera and Corsica fires

It wants more EU water bombers to fight blazes in Corsica and across the south-east coast.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 7:45 am

Brexit: UK and EU still split on citizens' rights

David Davis says the rights of EU nationals in the UK will be protected by a new treaty and UK courts.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 7:20 am

US considering arms to Ukraine, says envoy Volker

Washington is reviewing whether to arm those fighting Russian-backed rebels, says a new envoy.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 7:02 am

Charlie Gard: 'Last precious moments' for parents with their son

Chris Gard and Connie Yates are distraught after ending their legal battle to treat their baby in the US.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 6:24 am

Spanish deal to tackle gender-based violence

Two hundred measures are agreed to protect women and children from gender-based abuse.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 6:17 am

Switzerland chainsaw attack: Manhunt becomes international

A man is still on the run after five people were wounded in the Swiss town of Schaffhausen.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 6:14 am

Robbers in Donald Trump masks blow up cash machine

Robbers in Italy wear masks with the US president's face, in an apparent nod to the film Point Break.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 3:55 am

France migrants: Protesters build wall around shelter

They say the town of Séméac, in south-western France, will be unable to cope with the newcomers.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 2:16 am

Corsica fires threaten homes in Biguglia

Flames spread across 900 hectares of forest and threatened homes, according to emergency services.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 2:06 am

Pope Francis shuts off Vatican fountains amid Italy drought

The move is in line with Francis's teachings on the environment, Vatican Radio says.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 1:45 am

'Monsters in the sea'

The lifesavers tackling refugee children's trauma of the sea head on.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 7:09 pm

Intimidation and threats

The EU anti-fraud office is cracking down on Mafia fraud involving farm development funds in Sicily.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 6:21 pm

Poland court reforms: PM Beata Szydlo vows to fight for change

Beata Szydlo pledges to pursue controversial reforms despite "pressure from the street and abroad".

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 4:28 pm

Monaco's Mendy in £52m City move

Benjamin Mendy completes his £52m transfer to Manchester City from Monaco to become the world's most expensive defender.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 1:54 pm

Turkey's Cumhuriyet journalists in terrorism trial

If found guilty, the 17 writers and managers could be jailed for decades.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 12:58 pm

Sweden data leak 'a disaster', says PM

The Transport Agency exposed reams of sensitive data during an outsourcing process.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 11:13 am

Greek holiday

Keen to understand the human perspective behind the headlines, Nia Medi decided to forgo a usual summer holiday and instead offer help to refugees on the Greek island of Lesbos.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 1:19 am

Superyacht hub

How Italian seaside city Viareggio became a hub for the superyacht manufacturing industry.

Posted on: 23 July 2017 | 6:11 pm

Europe’s forgotten migrant crisis?

Migrants in Lesbos are protesting about being trapped in Greece and risking deportation to Turkey.

Posted on: 23 July 2017 | 4:33 pm

The pop star linked to the Donald Trump Russia saga

Emin Agalarov is embroiled in the storm over alleged links between Donald Trump and Russia.

Posted on: 23 July 2017 | 1:24 pm

Gay Germans' joy and angst

Equal marriage will be celebrated at Gay Pride Berlin, but adoption is still a thorny issue.

Posted on: 21 July 2017 | 6:41 pm

Dali's moustache 'intact at 10 past 10', exhumation finds

The comments by the painter's foundation come after his body was dug up to settle a paternity case.

Posted on: 21 July 2017 | 10:12 am

Mastercard £14bn 'overcharge' legal action fails

The claim was that 46 million consumers were overcharged by Mastercard between 1992 and 2008.

Posted on: 21 July 2017 | 9:31 am

Audi offers diesel emissions upgrade for 850,000 cars

The VW subsidiary offers a free upgrade which it says will counteract possible bans on diesel cars.

Posted on: 21 July 2017 | 6:11 am

Girl, 5, fined £150 for lemonade stand

The young girl burst into tears after Tower Hamlets Council issued a fine for selling 50p drinks to festival goers.

Posted on: 21 July 2017 | 5:20 am