The former Celtic Tiger is to receive around €80-90bn
Controversial US Embassy surveillance programme
Group includes doctors and a high-ranking health official
As austerity grips Spain, a generation faces a future of long-term unemployment.
The end was inevitable: the last years of Silvio Berlusconi's period as Prime Minister have been col
Ireland and Canada offer contrasting warnings from the front line of the budget deficit wars.
Even in one of the great egalitarian nations, inequality still exists.
France may have issued a warning about the terror threat in the UK -- but the threat itself has not
The Film Interview: Erik Gandini on celebrity culture in modern Italy.
Parody map labels the UK "Mummy", France "smelly people", and Iceland "Wikileaks".
The UN secretary general, Ban Ki-moon, talks to Ian Williams about his critics, Israel and the chall
Holocaust comparisons create confusion and inaction when dealing with potential crimes against human
Calls to ban revisionist historian from planned trip to Poland.
Five men aged between 26 and 50 arrested under the Terrorism Act.
In a wider push for power, the Turkish Prime Minister has shoehorned a political power-grab into oth
With France back to business after the August break, politicians of the right are once again leaping
The French president, Nicolas Sarkozy, has been playing rough and tough again, targeting immigrants
New Times sought to publish critical profile on OMON riot police.
Ban on bullfighting in Catalonia exposes deeper tensions as the region continues to fight for indepe
Joe Biden throws US support behind the fledgling nation as International Court of Justice sanctions
So says Denis MacShane of Poland’s presidential election.
Rebellions in the ruling centre-right coalition forced presidential election into a close third roun
Greeks have been enraged not just by their country’s economic collapse, but also by a huge exposé un
The task of articulating a convincing alternative to market liberalism is a formidable one.
A spectre is haunting Europe – the spectre of the niqab and the burqa. Why have the Continent’s political leaders, confronted by economic and social malaise, declared war on a piece of cloth?