Europe

leo varadkar

It’s not anti-Irish to criticize Leo Varadkar

April 18, 2019 10:31 am

Dublin’s dishonest approach to Brexit is seriously damaging Anglo-Irish relations

notre-dame

The shame of Notre-Dame

April 16, 2019 10:02 am

Perhaps the blaze in Paris was the wake-up call that France needed

notre-dame

Notre-Dame’s loss is too much to bear

April 16, 2019 3:09 am

Ages are judged on what they leave behind

notre-dame
libya

Libya’s crisis exposes the deep divide at the heart of the EU

April 15, 2019 12:14 pm

The North African nation is a collective of individual militias chocked to the brim with weapons and refugees

emmanuel macron

Emmanuel Macron has united his country – against him

April 11, 2019 4:58 pm

If you thought British politics was bad, spare a thought for France

theresa may brexit delay

A Tory nightmare? Theresa May is granted Brexit delay to Halloween

April 11, 2019 10:21 am

The six-month extension is slightly shorter than had been expected ahead of the summit

roger scruton soros hungary

Roger Scruton on Soros and Hungary

April 10, 2019 10:15 pm

It is clear from his consistent pattern of statements that Scruton is not anti-Semitic towards George Soros

Sir Roger Scruton

Roger Scruton’s sacking exposes the British government’s cowardice

April 10, 2019 3:31 pm

The New Statesman’s editors offer a masterclass in journalistic dishonesty

theresa may jeremy corbyn

Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn have been undone by Brexit

April 10, 2019 11:12 am

No country can survive without leaders who will, if only on occasion, level with their electorates

frexit

How Brexit could lead to Frexit

April 8, 2019 2:14 pm

France arguably has a stronger history of Euroskepticism than the UK

no brexit

If there’s no deal, there’s no Brexit

April 4, 2019 2:19 pm

When it comes to the next election, the question won’t be which party takes a hit — but which comes off worse

french colonial

Ireland’s strange decision to become a French colonial outpost

April 4, 2019 2:08 pm

Only a cynic would suggest this is a calculated two fingers to Brexit Britain

matteo salvini

Matteo Salvini: the man reinventing populist politics

April 4, 2019 1:48 pm

The Italian interior minister’s methods are daring – and wildly popular

nato

Nato needs to act before it becomes obsolete

April 4, 2019 11:41 am

Great power competition is more likely to occur in East Asia than in Europe

theresa may pressure

Monday’s vote takes some of the pressure off Theresa May

April 2, 2019 11:16 am

No Brexit option earned a majority

theresa may brexit delay

May’s third loss means the UK is heading for a lengthy Brexit delay

March 29, 2019 12:06 pm

Is the UK destined for a general election?

nigel farage

Nigel Farage: Pints, pretty girls and the March to Leave

March 28, 2019 1:45 pm

A week in the life of the former Ukip leader

remain

Imagine the uproar if Remain had won, but MPs then made Britain leave

March 28, 2019 1:32 pm

Throughout this three-year circus, a favorite Europhilic weapon of choice has been sheer bafflement

brexit voters

Isn’t it time we forgave Brexit voters?

March 28, 2019 1:18 pm

Let’s Remain in the reassuringly authoritarian arms of the EU forever and ever

ukraine volodymyr Zelensky

In Ukraine’s presidential elections, life is imitating Netflix

March 28, 2019 9:34 am

Can Volodymyr Zelensky go from comedy star to the leader of Ukraine?

theresa may

Theresa May plays her final card: if her deal passes, she’ll go

March 27, 2019 2:56 pm

Her deal had no chance of passing without her offer to stand down

may’s plan

What is Theresa May’s plan? Don’t ask her ministers…

March 25, 2019 10:31 am

‘Reading tea leaves would be easier’

athens greeks

Why Greeks abhor and applaud Brexit

March 21, 2019 1:51 pm

British imperiousness appeals to Europe’s disenfranchised south

brexit strategy

Theresa May’s Brexit strategy has humiliated Britain

March 21, 2019 12:20 pm

And the Tories may never recover