Europe

A SUMMER holiday abroad may be off the cards for 2020 as fears of a second coronavirus wave lead to last-minute travel bans and holiday uncertainty. The UK government released the full list of "air...

Europe could suffer a SEVEN-FOLD increase in the number of extreme droughts by 2100 if greenhouse gas emissions are not curbed, study warns The last such two-year drought struck Central Europe between...

VALLETTA (Reuters) – Malta’s armed forces have rescued a group of 95 migrants found in distress on a dinghy north of Libya and brought them ashore at a military base near the capital Valletta,...

On July 1, the European Union opened its external borders to nonessential non-EU passport holders for the first time since mid-March, which is when the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic first started...

Sailing to Europe? It’s such a breeze now ferries are back in business as the holiday season finally bursts into life Regular sailings to France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Spain are restarting Bookings...

(Reuters) – Iran has sent the black boxes from a Ukrainian airliner that it had accidentally downed in January to France for analysis, a Foreign Ministry official said on Saturday. Some 176 people...

BRITS heading abroad next year may be left confused regarding their holidays, with the UK leaving the EU Customs Union and Single Market on January 1, 2021. Brits travelling to Europe after Brexit should...

ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey will respond with its own steps if the European Union imposes further sanctions on Ankara, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Monday after meeting the EU’s...

Five Americans who attempted to enter Italy after flying on a private jet to the island of Sardinia were rejected because of the EU's coronavirus restrictions. The EU has opened its borders to some...

Germany’s North Rhine-Westphalia state probes 30,000 people who shared ‘child and youth pornographic content’ online. Germany is investigating about 30,000 suspects as part of a widening...

Hundreds of people led by right-wing parties march under the banner ‘Italy does not capitulate’ marking Republic Day. The three parties making up Italy’s conservative opposition have...

  SAFE “air bridges” to popular European holiday destinations could be announced by the end of the week. France, Spain, Italy, Greece, Belgium, Germany and Austria are all expected to introduce travel...

Hundreds of demonstrators gather at rallies across the UK despite a ban on large gatherings amid coronavirus pandemic. Anti-racism demonstrators are holding a fourth weekend of protests across the United...

LIVING in the UK, it's hard to imagine that anyone would want to create an artificial rainy street – but 2020 has been full of surprises so far. The street is going to be one of many 'world's...

Number of asylum applications in Europe plunged by 87% in April to its lowest level since 2008 because of coronavirus lockdown measures, European agency reveals Just 8,370 applications for asylum were...

Air pollution in the atmosphere over Europe remains low despite easing of lockdown restrictions, satellite data shows Lockdown restrictions to slow coronavirus led to a drop in air pollution levels Satellite...