Scotland's first minister has taken the first formal step towards holding a second referendum on independence. Nicola Sturgeon has gone to the parliament in Edinburgh to seek backing for her plan for
Europe has given a collective sigh of relief to news that the UK will finally trigger Article 50 next week, beginning divorce proceedings from the European…
There is anguish and uncertainty on the British overseas territory of Gibraltar where the economy is set to suffer after the UK leaves the EU.
The SNP insists a second Scottish independence referendum will take place while the UK prime minister is vowing to unite the country.
Scottish nationalists have reacted angrily after the British government said it would reject another referendum on independence from the United Kingdom before Brexit, amid a heated debate in the Scott
As Scottish politicians push for a fresh independence referendum we look at how oil, gas, whisky, salmon and tourism could support its aspirations.
Turkey says it will impose 'whatever diplomatic sanctions it has' on its NATO ally the Netherlands in an escalating row between the two nations.
Catalonia’s former leader has been barred from public office for two years for staging an informal referendum on independence from Spain.
Tension is rising across Europe over Turkey dispatching ministers to campaign for its vote on giving President Recep Tayyip Erdogan more powers.
The German Chancellor has stepped in to soothe relations between Berlin and Ankara after a series of tit-for-tat barbs in recent days.
Turkey’s president has accused Germany of “fascist actions” in a growing row between the two countries.
The public sphere of the Netherlands is not the political campaign area of other countries," Prime Minister Mark Rutte wrote in a Facebook post.
Theresa May insisted there is "no economic case" for breaking up the United Kingdom
A town hall in Germany has been evacuated because of a bomb threat, amid strained relations between Turkey and Germany.
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has rebuffed calls to quit after losing a key by-election to the Conservatives.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker has warned how Brexit could threaten peace in Northern Ireland after a meeting with Irish PM Enda Kenny.
The Hungarian capital Budapest could decide as soon as next week whether to drop its bid to hold the 2024 Olympics after a petition with over 266,000 signatures opposing the games was handed…
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has kicked off campaigning for the popular vote that aims to create an executive presidency in the country.
Junker says complex Brexit talks will take longer than two years
Swiss voters have approved a relaxation of their country’s citizenship rules, dismissing suggestions from the far-right that the move could pose a security…
Switzerland is holding a referendum on making it easier for people born in the country to become citizens. It is opposed by a right-wing party.
Catalonia’s former President Artur Mas has accused the Spanish government of abusing its power.
Switzerland heads to the polls this Sunday for a nationwide referendum on whether to make naturalisation for third-generation immigrants easier.
The price tag of staging a global multi-sport event always divides the citizens of the country or city involved.
A movement of young Hungarian activists have launched a campaign for the cancellation of Budapest's bid for the Olympic Games in 2024, pointing out the cost of the event and the risk of corruption.
Britain’s Theresa May on Wednesday finally agreed to publish her plans for Brexit in a White Paper policy document.
Carles Puigdemont was elected as head of Spain’s Catalonia region in January last year on a platform of delivering independence.