BBC News - Europe

BBC News - Europe

German coalition talks: Pressure mounts on SPD to review position
The leader of the Social Democrats faces calls to reconsider an alliance with Chancellor Merkel.
11/23/2017 04:38 PM
Leaked report: UK Brexit process 'chaotic'
A leaked internal Irish government paper documents EU figures' concerns about the Brexit process.
11/23/2017 07:11 PM
Robinho given jail sentence for Italy rape
Brazilian footballer Robinho is sentenced to nine years in prison for raping a woman with four other men in a Milan nightclub in 2013.
11/23/2017 08:45 PM
Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald faces no confidence vote
The controversy threatens the future of Prime Minister Leo Varadkar's minority Fine Gael government.
11/23/2017 11:58 PM
Belgium waffle factory blaze sends pall of smoke over Brussels
No-one is reported injured but the mayor has urged residents to keep their windows closed.
11/23/2017 03:55 PM
German parliament Twitter ban derided by MPs
German MPs react indignantly to the parliament speaker's attempt to restrict social media use.
11/23/2017 10:39 PM
Facebook to expose Russian fake news pages
It will release a tool to let people see if they had followed now-deleted Russia-linked pages.
11/23/2017 11:25 AM
EU: UK can't bid for Europe culture crown
Five UK cities will no longer be able to compete for the European Capital of Culture 2023 title.
11/23/2017 04:30 PM
France skin graft: Twin's skin saves man with 95% burns
It is the first time a twin donor has been used to repair such a large area of burns, say doctors.
11/23/2017 12:34 PM
Billionaire Russian lawmaker under investigation in France
Suleiman Kerimov, one of Russia's richest men, is put under formal investigation over tax charges.
11/23/2017 10:41 AM
EU ban on bird imports sees 'massive' cuts in global trade
There's been a 90% drop in the trade in wild birds around the globe mainly due to an EU ban, say researchers.
11/22/2017 11:43 PM
World's only particle accelerator for art is back at the Louvre
The world's only particle accelerator used in the analysis of art has undergone major refurbishment.
11/23/2017 05:54 PM
Finland rolls out bread made from crushed crickets
Insect-eating is common in many parts of the world. In the West, it is perceived as a niche diet.
11/23/2017 05:08 PM
A former Nazi leader in Germany has developed a system to fight extremism
A former Nazi leader in Germany has developed a system to fight extremism.
11/24/2017 01:04 AM
Nudist restaurant opens in Paris
Food for thought when "a clothed naturist is only thinking one thing: How quickly can I strip off?"
11/23/2017 01:12 AM
Ratko Mladic removed from war crime court after outburst
The former Bosnian Serb commander has been found guilty of genocide in the 1990s Bosnian war.
11/22/2017 11:21 AM
The first man to star in a L’Oreal make-up advert
How an Instagram beauty blogger with more than 75 thousand followers became the first man to star in a L’Oreal make-up ad.
11/21/2017 02:34 AM
Jumbled genders
The government steps into a growing row over gender equality in the French language.
11/23/2017 12:10 AM
Boxing clever
Government asks Finns for a new name for its celebrated gift for new parents.
11/23/2017 11:54 AM
'War is still going on'
Victims of Ratko Mladic say his life sentence will not change anything in divided Bosnia.
11/22/2017 05:13 PM
'Butcher of Bosnia'
Ratko Mladic, the former Serbian army general, orchestrated the worst atrocities in post-war Europe.
11/22/2017 11:44 AM
The Codfathers
How an Icelandic firm called Marel became one of the world's largest manufacturers of food processing machinery.
11/22/2017 12:21 AM
Norway's state fund 'needs to drop oil and gas investments'
The country's central bank says the move will protect it from "a permanent drop in oil and gas prices".
11/16/2017 05:59 PM
Siemens to cut 6,900 jobs worldwide
The German industrial group's job cuts will come mostly in its fossil fuels division.
11/16/2017 04:20 PM