17 Jan 2019

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Alexandre Benalla: Sacked Macron aide held over diplomatic passports

Former security aide Alexandre Benalla is in custody over his alleged use of diplomatic passports.

17 Jan 2019 5:24pm GMT

Brexit: France activates no-deal plan

Prime Minister Edouard Philippe says a no-deal Brexit is now looking increasingly likely.

17 Jan 2019 4:46pm GMT

Putin warns West on Balkans as Serbia provides lavish welcome

Russia's president arrives in Belgrade after accusing Western countries of "destabilising" the Balkans.

17 Jan 2019 4:38pm GMT

New York Knicks star Enes Kanter: Why I can't leave the USA

Enes Kanter explains why he won't be attending his team's NBA game in London.

17 Jan 2019 4:34pm GMT

Explosives trigger controlled avalanches in Swiss Alps

Helicopters dropped explosives to prevent larger snowslides after heavy snowfall in the region.

17 Jan 2019 1:30pm GMT

Facebook tackles Russians making fake news stories

The pages campaigned for months creating and sharing stories that were fake, said Facebook.

17 Jan 2019 12:09pm GMT

No-deal Brexit warning for UK drivers

A no-deal Brexit would mean anyone planning to drive outside the UK would need an insurance Green Card.

17 Jan 2019 8:44am GMT

The widow who asked eight French presidents for the truth

Josette Audin spent decades asking French leaders to admit responsibility for her husband's death in Algeria in 1957.

17 Jan 2019 12:50am GMT

Former volunteer Ukrainian soldier challenges LGBT taboos

The LGBT community in Ukraine is often under attack but one volunteer soldier has now gone public about his sexuality.

17 Jan 2019 12:29am GMT

Hermes: Where the luxury giant is an industry outsider

France's luxury retailer Hermes is trying to become a big player in Switzerland's exclusive watch industry.

17 Jan 2019 12:14am GMT

German tourist found dead in Australia

German woman Monika Billen was last seen alive two weeks ago near Alice Springs.

17 Jan 2019 12:13am GMT

16 Jan 2019

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Football Leaks: 'Suspected hacker' detained in Hungary

A Portuguese man detained in Hungary is suspected of hacking documents from clubs, media reports say.

16 Jan 2019 11:32pm GMT

Moment UK government wins confidence vote

Theresa May has promised she will start talks with other party leaders over Brexit plans.

16 Jan 2019 8:13pm GMT

US press in decline over claims Trump worked for Russia - Moscow

Russia's foreign minister says US journalists do not cover the issue genuinely and professionally.

16 Jan 2019 4:02pm GMT

Brexit vote: European 'surprise' at scale of defeat

European media react with surprise to the scale of Theresa May's Commons defeat.

16 Jan 2019 12:16pm GMT

Carlos Ghosn: Renault 'preparing to replace' jailed boss

Renault is "preparing to replace" the detained executive as chief executive and chairman, reports say.

16 Jan 2019 9:17am GMT

09 Nov 2011


Greece still waits for new PM as Papandreou says goodbye

After his meeting with the president, Greek prime minister George Papandreou made a passionate speech about the need for a national unity government…

09 Nov 2011 5:13pm GMT

Papandreou gives parting speech, but still no new PM

After his meeting with the president, Greek prime minister George Papandreou made a passionate speech about the need for a national unity government…

09 Nov 2011 4:33pm GMT

Russia opposes new sanctions on Iran

Iran has dismissed a new report by the UN's atomic watchdog which claims its developing nuclear weapons. The International Atomic Energy Agency…

09 Nov 2011 3:33pm GMT

Student march in London to decry cuts and fee-hikes

An estimated 10,000 people have marched through London in a protest over tuition fees. In addition to fees being tripled at some universities, a…

09 Nov 2011 3:04pm GMT

Greece continues to wait for new government and PM

As the political wrangling to form a coalition government and choose a prime minister continues in Greece, the days of indecision have divided the…

09 Nov 2011 1:33pm GMT

Last rites read for Berlusconi

Scandals, accusations of incompetence or corruption, public gaffes and private sex parties could not do for Silvio Berlusconi. In the end the…

09 Nov 2011 1:03pm GMT

May under fire over UK border controls

Britain's Home Secretary, Theresa May, is facing fresh calls to resign over fears that national security may have been compromised by her decision to…

09 Nov 2011 12:03pm GMT

Italians ponder life after Berlusconi

Many Italians are today wondering whether Sillvio Berlusconi's resignation is really a resignation at all. The prime minister's giving himself…

09 Nov 2011 11:03am GMT

Protest erupt over Ortega victory in Nicaragua

Violence has broken out in Nicaragua in protest over disputed presidential election results. Hundreds of people took the streets of the capital…

09 Nov 2011 9:33am GMT

Cain rejects fresh sexual harrasment claims

The US Republican presidential candidate, Herman Cain, has strongly denied fresh sexual harassment allegations against him and vowed to stay in the…

09 Nov 2011 7:43am GMT

Back in the Day: the wind of change blows down the Berlin Wall

*November 9, 1989.* Berliners begin to cross the Berlin Wall freely, 28 days, two months and 28 days after construction began and passage from East…

09 Nov 2011 6:18am GMT

Asteroid pays flyby visit to Earth

Planet Earth has had a close encounter with a passing asteroid. The rock like object, the size of an aircraft carrier zoomed passed between earth and…

09 Nov 2011 6:11am GMT