Matteo Renzi, Italy's new boy, shows how diplomacy is done

Tue 3 Jun, AT 12:06 Andrea Vogt

Italian prime minister is basically pro-European - and he won far more support than either Ukip or the FN

UEFA President Michel Platini

Qatar 2022: Platini drawn into Fifa World Cup bribe scandal

First Reaction Tue 3 Jun, AT 09:13

Claims that Uefa president, who voted for Qatar in 2010, was 'personally lobbied' by Bin Hammam

The Mole

Merkel teaches Cameron a lesson: never play strip poker

Tue 3 Jun, AT 08:55 The Mole

Cameron is left with nowhere to go – except out – after German Chancellor ignores his objections to Juncker

The Mole

Phew! Tony Blair rules himself out of EU presidency

Mon 2 Jun, AT 11:05 The Mole

Even his friends feel it was Blair's over-enthusiasm for a federal Europe that got us into this mess

 King Juan Carlos of Spain

King Juan Carlos of Spain to abdicate

One-Minute Read Mon 2 Jun, AT 10:41

King Juan Carlos, who guided country from dictatorship to democracy, will be replaced by Prince Filipe

Copenhagen’s Marriott Hotel, where the Bilderberg conference began yesterday

Secretive Bilderberg Group of world leaders meets in Denmark

Briefing Fri 30 May, AT 11:48

Who is attending the mysterious annual conclave of the Bilderberg Group? And what are they up to?

French police evict migrants from Calais camps

Riot police evict hundreds of migrants from Calais camps

One-Minute Read Wed 28 May, AT 10:19

Migrants, who have been trying to get into Britain, hit by outbreak of scabies and forced to move on

Would Britain be better off outside the EU?

Briefing Wed 28 May, AT 09:01

In the recent European elections many voters seemed ready to reject the EU. Here’s what that might entail

Columnist

Marine Le Pen victorious: but is she as popular as she thinks?

Mon 26 May, AT 08:32 Nigel Horne

Some crumbs of comfort for those who can't believe the French really admire the National Front

Columnist

Le Pen does it again: 'Ebola virus to wipe out immigrants'

Thu 22 May, AT 10:52 Nigel Horne

Has France's Front National really changed? Or does Jean-Marie Le Pen speak for its members?

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