Tunisia and Greece hit Thomas Cook

Travel firm Thomas Cook says its profits will be hit by the impact of last month's attack on a tourist beach on Tunisia and worries over events in Greece.

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 4:42 am

Cameron in warning to Calais migrants

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

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 4:39 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

Royal Dutch Shell to cut 6,500 jobs

Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell says it is to shed 6,500 jobs as part of cost-cutting plans.

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 3:57 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

Plane part tested for MH370 link

A Malaysia team is on its way to the French Indian Ocean island of Reunion to see whether washed up debris is from missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 12:34 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

Anti-Semitic incidents 'up 50%'

The number of reported anti-Semitic incidents in the UK has increased by more than 50%, figures released by a charity suggest.

Posted by on 29 July 2015 | 6:09 pm

Russia vetoes MH17 tribunal at UN

Russia uses its UN veto to block plans for an international tribunal to investigate last year's MH17 crash in Ukraine, drawing condemnation.

Posted by on 29 July 2015 | 5:58 pm

Platini candidacy under attack

Uefa boss comes under fire from a potential rival just hours after confirming he will stand for Fifa presidency.

Posted by on 29 July 2015 | 10:38 am

Greek PM warns rebels of snap poll

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says he will have to call snap elections if members of his Syriza party continue to oppose a bailout deal.

Posted by on 29 July 2015 | 9:13 am

Kurds decry Turkish 'safe zone' move

A "safe zone" Turkey and the US are creating in Syria is Ankara's attempt to stop Kurds from forming their own territory, a pro-Kurdish party leader says.

Posted by on 29 July 2015 | 6:51 am

Facebook loses Germany privacy case

A German watchdog rules Facebook users in the country can create accounts using false names.

Posted by on 29 July 2015 | 6:13 am

VW warns of 'challenges' ahead

German carmaker Volkswagen reports a rise in quarterly results but warns of a number of 'challenges' ahead.

Posted by on 29 July 2015 | 5:14 am

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

Spanish parties play power games over Greek bailout

Crisis in Greece resonates in Spain's political rivalry

Posted by on 28 July 2015 | 6:55 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

VIDEO: Who is Turkey targeting with air strikes?

Turkey has begun bombing targets in both Syria and Iraq, but they are not just bombing Islamic State fighters - they have also been targeting Kurdish militants.

Posted by on 28 July 2015 | 6:04 pm

VIDEO: UK offers £7m for Calais security

Home Secretary Theresa May has promised up to £7m to boost security at Calais, in the wake of the migrant crisis.

Posted by on 28 July 2015 | 2:01 pm

Turkey v Islamic State v the Kurds

Turkey v Islamic State v Kurds - what's going on?

Posted by on 28 July 2015 | 1:11 pm

VIDEO: Migrants scale Channel Tunnel fence

Some 2,000 migrants tried to enter the Channel Tunnel terminal in Calais on Monday night in an attempt to reach the UK, operator Eurotunnel has said.

Posted by on 28 July 2015 | 12:41 pm

Ancient tooth found in French cave

A human tooth dating to around 565,000 years ago has been found by a 16-year-old volunteer in France.

Posted by on 28 July 2015 | 10:57 am