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    German far-right AfD in trouble as end of Merkel era looms

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 12:38am on December 02, 2018

    A year after it entered Germany’s parliament, the far-right AfD party is facing turbulence, including a donations scandal and the looming departure of its favourite...

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    Violent clashes in Paris as anti-Macron protesters return

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:33am on December 02, 2018

    Groups of masked protesters battled police through clouds of tear gas near Paris’ Champs Elysees Saturday as thousands took part in a third weekend of...

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    European stocks drop before Trump-Xi ‘main event’

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on December 01, 2018

    Europe’s equity markets kicked lower Friday as investors awaited a crucial weekend meeting between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping.The stormy build-up to the G20, which...

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    Eurozone inflation falls back

    Reuters . Brussels | Updated at 12:00am on December 01, 2018

    Eurozone inflation slowed as expected in November as food and energy price hikes eased, while core inflation readings were below market expectations.Consumer prices in the...

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    Georgia ‘has chosen Europe’

    Agence France-Presse . Tiblisi | Updated at 05:34pm on November 29, 2018

    Georgia's French-born president-elect Salome Zurabishvili on Thursday said her election as the ex-Soviet country's first female president shows voters have chosen closer integration with Europe....

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    Ukraine demands action after Russia seizes ships

    Agence-France-Presse . Ukraine | Updated at 12:00am on November 27, 2018

    Ukraine demanded the release of its sailors and more sanctions against Moscow on Monday after the Russian navy fired on and seized three Ukrainian ships...

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    G20, forged in crisis, faces Donald Trump test this week

    Reuters . Berlin/Beijing/ Buenos Aires | Updated at 12:00am on November 25, 2018

    When G20 world leaders met for the first time in 2008 their mission was a desperate one — to rescue the global economy from the...

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    Asian stocks fall, Europe bounces

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on November 24, 2018

    European stock markets rose on Friday after a volatile week in which company earnings and growth worries hit stocks, although the euro sank after weaker-than-expected...

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    Macron urges European revival to prevent global ‘chaos’

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 01:07am on November 19, 2018

    French president Emmanuel Macron said Sunday in Berlin that Europe must grow stronger and more sovereign in order to fulfil its duty of preventing “chaos”...

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    Pope says world mustn’t turn a blind eye to migrants, poor

    Reuters . Vatican City | Updated at 12:00am on November 19, 2018

    Pope Francis criticised rising wealth inequality and the treatment of migrants on Sunday, saying the world should not ignore those ‘tossed by the waves of...