Matteo Renzi's proposed reforms would have made it easier for eurosceptic forces within Italy to gain power in upcoming elections in 2018.
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.
The political narrowness of the Out side and the prominence of the toxic Farage could doom its chances.
What with Russia’s homophobia and Britain’s EU tensions, it’s not really about the music anymore.
This referendum result is a significant step towards a more inclusive Ireland. But we still have a way to go.
More than 62 per cent of people voted in favour of the change.
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