What's lurking in Sweden's waters?

What is lurking in Sweden's waters?

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 7:39 pm

Ukraine rebels dream of New Russia

Ukraine rebels fight on to keep dream alive

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 7:37 pm

VIDEO: Ukraine elections: 'We've had enough of looking east'

Ukrainians go to the polls this weekend in a key parliamentary election. The BBC's Steve Rosenberg is reporting from across the country.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 6:43 pm

VIDEO: Juncker firm on EU migration rules

Jean-Claude Juncker, the incoming president of the European Commission, has insisted that rules on freedom of movement in Europe cannot be changed.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 5:26 pm

DJ Mike Read withdraws UKIP song

Former BBC Radio 1 DJ Mike Read requests a song he wrote in support of UKIP be withdrawn from sale following complaints that it was racist.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 11:12 am

Tories split over Juncker's Commission

Tories in Brussels split over Juncker's Commission

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 11:03 am

Energy crisis prompts palm tree sale

Kiev's botanical gardens sell off exotic plants over Ukraine's heating worries.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 9:28 am

Microsoft to phase out Nokia name

Microsoft is ditching the Nokia brand name from new devices, less than a year after acquiring the Finnish mobile firm.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 7:44 am

Sweden could use force in sub hunt

Sweden could use weapons in the search for a suspected foreign submarine near the capital Stockholm, a senior naval official tells the BBC.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 7:39 am

Glaxo shares up as profits beat hopes

GlaxoSmithKline's shares rose 4% after its third quarter results beat expectations and it pledged to return an additional £4bn to shareholders via a special share scheme.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 7:21 am

Total plane crash driver 'got lost'

A snowplough driver at a Moscow airport says he lost his bearings before a collision with a plane that killed Total oil boss Christophe de Margerie.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 6:57 am

U-boat found with ship it sank

The wrecks of a German U-boat and a merchant vessel it sank in the Battle of the Atlantic are found 30 miles off the coast of North Carolina.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 6:44 am

VIDEO: Farage: 'Lord Hill should be Lord who'

UKIP leader Nigel Farage condemns appointment of UK's Lord Hill to EU Commission and says the body is 'anti-democratic'.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 6:00 am

MEPs back Juncker EU Commission team

The new European Commission led by Jean-Claude Juncker gets strong backing from MEPs after some tough questioning.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 5:48 am

VIDEO: Military reburials for WW1 soldiers

A reburial service has been taking place in northern France for 15 British World War One soldiers, exactly one hundred years after they were killed in battle.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 5:33 am

Kompany angered by away fans ban

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany says it was unfair to exclude away fans after a 2-2 Champions League draw at CSKA Moscow.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 1:44 am

VIDEO: 'Negligence' behind Total boss death

Russian investigators have said "criminal negligence" caused the crash at a Moscow airport that resulted in the death of Total's chief executive.

Posted by on 21 October 2014 | 5:37 pm

Roma 1-7 Bayern Munich

Bayern Munich record their biggest ever away win in the Champions League as they thrash Roma at the Stadio Olimpico.

Posted by on 21 October 2014 | 4:21 pm

VIDEO: Near miss at Donetsk stadium

A young girl has had a lucky escape after part of the glass facade of a stadium in Donetsk crashed to the ground, narrowly missing her.

Posted by on 21 October 2014 | 2:19 pm

VIDEO: Swedish search for 'foreign sub' in bay

Naval vessels searching Swedish waters for a suspected foreign submarine are focusing on a bay near the capital, Stockholm.

Posted by on 21 October 2014 | 1:56 pm

Farage defends Polish MEP alliance

UKIP leader Nigel Farage defends allowing a Polish politician criticised for a comment on hitting women into its grouping in the European Parliament.

Posted by on 21 October 2014 | 12:49 pm

VIDEO: Polish MEP on joining UKIP group

The BBC's Damian Grammaticas speaks to Robert Iwaszkiewicz about joining the UKIP grouping in the European Parliament

Posted by on 21 October 2014 | 12:18 pm

Ukraine faces cluster bomb claim

Ukraine attacked populated areas of Donetsk with cluster bombs, banned by many states, a leading human rights group says.

Posted by on 21 October 2014 | 12:01 pm

Italy 'violated rights of migrants'

Italy broke the rights of migrants by sending them back to Greece after they had illegally boarded ships, the European Court of Human Rights says.

Posted by on 21 October 2014 | 11:54 am

Who are the Kurds?

Race, culture and language in common - but who are the Kurds?

Posted by on 21 October 2014 | 10:22 am