Europe

It’s shaping up to be one of France’s biggest strikes in recent memory. Responding to calls from unions to protest against the government’s proposed retirement reforms, an impressive swath of the...

Warsaw: Germany's President expressed deep remorse for the suffering his nation inflicted on Poland and the rest of Europe during World War II, warning of the dangers of nationalism as world leaders...

Jair Bolsonaro says Europe has ‘nothing to teach’ Brazil about protecting the environment despite thousands of new fires starting in the Amazon after ban on burning came into effect Brazil...

If the way Manchester United's season ended was not disappointing enough – sixth in the Premier League, mired in relegation form and a whopping 32 points adrift of champions and local rivals...

The athlete would have been 100 years old on April 26. Described as “the flying Housewife” and hailed as one of the most successful athletes of her time, Fanny Blankers-Koen would have been...

The athlete would have been 100 years old on April 26. Described as “the flying Housewife” and hailed as one of the most successful athletes of her time, Fanny Blankers-Koen would have been...

Fugitive separatist ex-leader Carles Puigdemont has been detained on Spanish arrest warrant, German police say. Fugitive Catalan ex-leader Carles Puigdemont has been arrested in Germany, police in the...

The annexation of Crimea is an important feather in Russian President Vladimir Putin’s cap and Crimean Tartars say they are being pressured to not boycott the election. Russians are to vote for...

Fears grow over rally by Football Lads Alliance in Birmingham, with threatening posts uncovered on Facebook page. A growing number of British citizens and local MPs have united to condemn “hatred...

The new law would ban all abortions in cases of foetal abnormality. More than 50,000 demonstrators in Poland have rallied against plans to restrict abortions. The country already has some of the harshest...

Thousands have signed books of condolences to honour the professor who inspired generations to pursue careers in science. Well-wishers filled the streets of Cambridge on Saturday for the funeral of British...

VALLETTA (Reuters) – Eighty-seven migrants in a wooden boat have been rescued off the Italian island of Lampedusa and are due to arrive in Malta on Wednesday, officials said. Malta’s armed...