European Union

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Commission Vice President Valdis Dombrovskis will assume temporary responsibility for trade after the resignation of Ireland’s Phil Hogan, EU executive chief...

Some observers of European integration often reframe crises like Brexit as opportunities for further development. Consequently, one can sympathise with Timothy Garton Ash’s nod to “noughties nostalgia”...

Prince William has called on the UK and Ireland to work to maintain the bonds of friendship post-Brexit – and vowed the royal family will play its part. The Duke of Cambridge said relationships between...

Boris Johnson and his ministers have made huge promises for the United Kingdom after we leave the European Union next week, particularly for “the north” – that unfamiliar land which can now be mined...

BRUSSELS/ZAGREB (Reuters) – Outgoing European Council President Donald Tusk on Wednesday was elected president of the center-right European People’s Party, a pan-European umbrella group that...

Controversially-named post draws criticism as migration portfolio is linked with safeguarding European values. The European Commission has been accused of adopting far-right rhetoric after announcing...

 British Airways has been affected by worldwide IT failures forcing the airline to cancel 91 flights and wreaking havoc on the airline's schedule. It comes as a blow for passengers due to travel...

EU says it will not accept a 60-day window provided by Iran a day after Tehran quit parts of the 2015 nuclear deal. The European Union has rejected Iran’s 60-day “ultimatum”, referring...

Britain awaits a Brexit Party landslide: European election turnout is projected to be UP to 38% in promising sign for Farage as he boasts he’ll be ‘king maker’ in Tory leadership battle Turnout...

British Prime Minister Theresa May scored a Brexit victory on Tuesday — winning approval from Parliament to renegotiate with the EU an Irish border agreement that is key to her plan to leave the...

A call centre worker has begun his detailed preparations for ‘doomsday’ after predicting that the UK will fall victim to riots and disorder thanks to Brexit. Mark McLean, from Glasgow, has...

The European Union’s ambassador to Tanzania was forced to leave the country after facing government pressure, bloc says. The European Union says it is launching a comprehensive review of its policies...

WARSAW (Reuters) – Poland will likely back out from a United Nations migration pact, following Austria, Hungary, the Czech Republic and the United States, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said...

Political power in the hands of the masses was the war cry of the European Enlightenment. Not centralization in the hands of an unaccountable technocratic elite. Never shy about making the sweeping and...

LONDON — France’s foreign minister says Europe will stand up to U.S. President Donald Trump’s efforts to “destabilize” the EU and derail international cooperation. French Foreign...

Angela Merkel is, her supporters like to gloat, the leader of the free world. Just don’t ask her to spend as if she is. President Trump has made the German chancellor one of his favorite rhetorical targets,...