Italian coastguard threatened by Kalashnikov-wielding men during the operation, in an 'alarming' new twist
Despite an emotional appeal, Schettino found guilty of manslaughter over Costa Concordia tragedy
As Dominique Strauss-Kahn takes the stand in pimping trial his original accuser opens NY restaurant
Leader of the Front National tells the Oxford Union it is time to stop free movement of jihadists
Finance ministers meet in Berlin as ECB crack-down causes Athens stock market to tumble
Company says it was 'hacked' but scandal adds to fear French anti-Semitism is on the rise
Government 'proud' to give thousands of people the chance 'for a new start without a burden of debt'
Riccardo Pacifici questioned by police after setting off alarm as he tried to escape former death camp
Bank of England governor's attack seen as call for Berlin to accept Greek demands to relax austerity
Alexis Tsipras's Syriza party wins over voters with plans to reject austerity and cancel Greece's debt
The ECB is has announced a huge programme of money-creation - but what does that actually mean?
Soldier on training exercise was allegedly found in girl's bedroom by her father
Lutz Bachmann, leader of the German far-right organisation, dismissed the photo as 'just a joke'
Prosecutors say men were planning 'attacks on a big scale against the police service imminently'
Why market turmoil followed decision to lift system pegging value of Swiss franc to the euro
Anjem Choudary hits out at cartoon, but others describe it as 'gentle' by Charlie Hebdo standards
Beer made from an endangered animal and smoked with 'dried sheep s***' has outraged environmentalists
Rally against 'Islamisation of the West' attracts record crowds in Dresden, but other German cities protest against Pegida
Gunmen killed after double hostage crisis left two people dead at kosher supermarket in Paris
One doctor claims nurse 'Niels H' might have killed more than 100 patients at Delmenhorst clinic