Old folks dancing, a toy monkey and thirty Swiss francs a day. I never want to come home again.
Is Syriza simply looking to take Greece from a deal-making cliffhanger to plain-sailing for the middle classes who had stability and prospects before the crash?
One person is dead and several are reported wounded at the site of a suspected terrorist attack near Lyon.
Will the EU's contemplation of Australia's "solution" to the migration crisis, denying all those rescued at sea the right to settle, end in "shameful consequences"?
Unlike voters in Greece, Spain or Ireland, the Portuguese are not turning to left-wing parties – even the moderate mainstream left is failing to turn Portugal’s hardships to its advantage.
Sources in Syriza's leftwing faction say that the stakes are nowhere near as high as those involved in the debt crisis negotiations suggest.
She’s sort of the female Mark Corrigan of European politics. She’s ruled out legalising same-sex marriage in Germany. And yet I find everything about her joyous.
The Eurosceptic MP says her party's ambiguity towards Britain has alienated working class voters.
A new police force, rising prices and hope for the future on the streets of Ukraine’s capital.
In Britain, women’s options are constrained and conditional, but there are at least options. In Ireland, there are none.
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