France Jews: Two brothers attacked in Paris street

They say they were set upon with a hacksaw by a group of men shouting anti-Semitic abuse.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 3:56 pm

VW cracks down on executive pay after diesel scandal

German car maker returns to profit and posts record sales in 2016 despite emissions testing furore.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 2:46 pm

French magistrate to investigate Francois Fillon case

The appointment steps up the inquiry into payments made to the family of the presidential candidate.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 2:17 pm

Claudio Ranieri: Sacked Leicester manager says his 'dream died'

Claudio Ranieri says his "dream died" when he was sacked as Leicester manager nine months after winning the title.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 1:20 pm

Polar bear cub on first outing in Munich zoo

Polar bear mum Giovanna takes her new cub on its first outing at Munich zoo in Germany- to the delight of viewing public.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 12:42 pm

European Parliament: Questions raised over Martin Schulz's spending

European Parliament ex-president Martin Schulz is a top candidate in this year's German elections.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 12:13 pm

BBC dismayed at German 'BND spying on journalists'

German intelligence spied on the BBC and other foreign journalists, Spiegel news reports.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 11:19 am

Trump's wrong, it's 'quiet and safe' in Malmo

BBC News investigates whether Donald Trump was right to say Sweden's immigration policy had been a failure.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 9:26 am

Mario Balotelli: Bastia punished after fans racially abuse Nice striker

French side Bastia have been ordered to close part of their stadium after Nice striker Mario Balotelli was racially abused.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 8:25 am

Irish church plans drive-thru blessings

A Catholic church in County Galway plans a drive-thru ashes service for Ash Wednesday.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 8:14 am

Grey 'blob' takes seat in Ukraine parliament

MP brings mini copy of Dutch sculpture to parliament to shame absent colleagues.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 7:51 am

France's Le Pen refuses police interview over funding claims

Presidential candidate Marine Le Pen will not speak to police about her alleged misuse of EU funds.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 7:41 am

Theresa May celebrates 'astounding' Copeland poll win

Theresa May celebrates Tory victory in Copeland as Jeremy Corbyn insists he will carry on despite Labour's "disappointing" loss.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 7:27 am

Sex drive

Swedish town's proposal would allow workers a paid hour a week to have sex.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 7:17 am

Turkey coup: 136 diplomats and relatives seek Germany asylum

Many Turks abroad are thought to have backed the coup plot against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 5:54 am

Royal Bank of Scotland losses more than treble to £7bn

The bank, which is 72%-owned by taxpayers, reports its ninth consecutive year of losses.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 5:02 am

BA owner IAG's profits hit by weak pound

The owner of British Airways and Iberia reports higher profits, despite the impact of sterling's weakness.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 3:38 am

Why is it hard to say 'no' in Turkey?

With a referendum looming, 'no' seems to be becoming a difficult word to say in Turkey.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 12:14 am

Bitter Harvest

Les Mis star Samantha Barks, Game of Thrones' Tamer Hassan and Tutankhamen's Max Irons on why the story of Bitter Harvest had to be told.

Posted on: 23 February 2017 | 11:05 pm

Conservationists call for 'red squirrel army'

A group of charities is looking for thousands of volunteers to help protect the native red squirrel.

Posted on: 23 February 2017 | 11:01 pm

Who is Martin Schulz?

Why Social Democrat leader Martin Schulz could oust Chancellor Angela Merkel from her post.

Posted on: 23 February 2017 | 8:06 pm

Negative approach

Pro-government supporters are trying to limit the word "No" in case it influences referendum voters.

Posted on: 23 February 2017 | 8:05 pm

Reality check

Nigel Farage claims Malmo is the rape capital of Europe.

Posted on: 23 February 2017 | 7:08 pm

Flybe plane landing gear fails at Schiphol Airport

A Flybe flight from Edinburgh ends up leaning on its wing at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport.

Posted on: 23 February 2017 | 12:59 pm

German budget surplus highest since 1990

Revenue outstripped expenditure last year by the largest amount since reunification.

Posted on: 23 February 2017 | 9:25 am