German trains in deadly head-on crash

At least 10 people are killed and more than 100 injured as two passenger trains collide in the German state of Bavaria.

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 11:47 am

Cabbies 'reject free Uber offer'

Cabbies reject an offer from Uber which would allow them to use the taxi-hailing app for nothing for a year.

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 11:09 am

Moscow outcry as stores demolished

Bulldozers tear down dozens of convenience stalls and kiosks in Moscow as part of a drive to clean up the city - but some residents are outraged.

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 10:36 am

Who owns Bavaria's trains?

Who owns Bavaria's trains?

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 10:26 am

Iceland country profile

Provides an overview of Iceland, including key events and facts

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 9:50 am

Town's beer fountain plan goes ahead

Objections from some councillors fail to scupper plans for a beer fountain in Slovenian town.

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 8:50 am

Gangsters in fear 'should go to police'

After a second shooting in Dublin, Irish justice minister Frances Fitzgerald urges gang members fearing for their safety to go to the police.

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 8:18 am

Bosnian Serb general dies in jail

A Bosnian Serb general, described as commander Ratko Mladic's right-hand man during the Bosnia war, dies in custody in The Hague.

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 8:11 am

NI fans 'angry' over Euro tickets

The Irish Football Association have been "inundated" with calls from angry Northern Ireland fans who missed out on tickets for the European championship.

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 7:39 am

Russia drill brings troops near Ukraine

Russia holds military exercises involving 8,500 troops, with dozens of ships and aircraft, in a southern region near rebel-held eastern Ukraine.

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 7:30 am

French MPs back emergency powers in law

French MPs decide to write into the constitution the process of giving the state emergency powers, but most MPs fail to turn up for the vote.

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 7:00 am

UK goods trade gap biggest on record

The UK's goods trade gap with the rest of the world widened by £1.9bn to a record high of £125bn in 2015, official figures show.

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 4:39 am

Made in Turkey, stitched by Syrian children

Garments made in Turkey - by Syrian refugee children

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 2:51 am

Turkey bookings slump hits Tui Group

Tui Group reports a 40% slump in summer holiday bookings to Turkey following the continued fighting and migrant crisis in neighbouring Syria.

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 1:52 am

Portugal wrinkles its nose at UK's EU deal

Portugal has more pressing concerns than UK and EU

Posted by on 8 February 2016 | 6:09 pm

VIDEO: The couple trapped on Ukraine's frontline

The elderly couple who will not leave the town of Peski on Ukraine's frontline despite shelling damaging their house.

Posted by on 8 February 2016 | 6:03 pm

Migration dominates German carnival

Some satirical floats in Germany spark criticism

Posted by on 8 February 2016 | 12:46 pm

'No police role' in student's death

Egypt's interior minister rejects accusations that security forces were involved in the killing of an Italian student in Cairo.

Posted by on 8 February 2016 | 12:34 pm

Migrants die as boat sinks off Turkey

A migrant boat capsizes off Turkey, killing at least 27 people who were trying to reach the Greek island of Lesbos, Turkish media say.

Posted by on 8 February 2016 | 11:53 am

VIDEO: Europol chief's warning over Brexit

Fighting crime and terrorism in the UK would be more costly and less effective if UK leaves EU says Europol head, Rob Wainwright

Posted by on 8 February 2016 | 11:26 am

French general's court hearing delayed

The court hearing of a retired French Foreign Legion commander, arrested at a banned anti-Islam rally in Calais, is delayed because of his poor health.

Posted by on 8 February 2016 | 10:43 am

Turkey uses refugee crisis to up the ante

Turkey stuck between Syrian humanitarian crisis and refugee crisis in Europe

Posted by on 8 February 2016 | 9:51 am

French ex-minister in tax fraud trial

Former French Budget Minister Jerome Cahuzac, who was appointed to clamp down on tax evasion, goes on trial charged with tax fraud.

Posted by on 8 February 2016 | 9:05 am

Safety rules threaten public fridges

Health and safety threat to Berlin public fridges

Posted by on 8 February 2016 | 7:08 am

VIDEO: Behind the scenes of an air strike

Behind the scenes of an air strike, aboard the French aircraft carrier, the Charles de Gaulle, in the Gulf.

Posted by on 7 February 2016 | 5:38 pm