Europe

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

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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

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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

radovan karadžić balkan

Ghosts of the Balkan wars are returning in unlikely places

March 20, 2019 4:57 pm

What links the Christchurch killer with Serb leaders from the Nineties?

theresa may resign

Theresa May should pledge to resign – it’s not too late to save her legacy

March 18, 2019 3:22 pm

No one can be certain whether her departure would result in the deal passing, but it would certainly make it more likely

macron

Emmanuel Macron has saved himself from political crisis – for now

March 17, 2019 11:37 am

The gilets jaunes have lost much of their momentum

donald trump brexit comments leo varadkar

The most shocking thing about Trump’s Brexit comments? He’s right

March 14, 2019 2:04 pm

The president has been more consistent on how to leave the EU than most British politicians

brexit explained

Brexit explained

March 14, 2019 11:22 am

It’s a disaster, and it’s not over yet

IRA parachute regiment

If you forgive the IRA, then you must forgive the Parachute Regiment too

March 14, 2019 10:45 am

The hardest part to swallow of the Good Friday Agreement was the release of paramilitary prisoners

brexit resolution

Meltdown: three years on and we are no closer to a Brexit resolution

March 14, 2019 10:29 am

No one is in control and the country’s whole system of governance is creaking

george osborne

George Osborne: Britain will follow California’s suit and legalize pot

March 14, 2019 9:47 am

The UK’s former chancellor on Brexit, cannabis and editing a newspaper

thwart

The British Parliament’s plot to thwart Brexit is complete

March 14, 2019 7:28 am

Bit by bit, blow by blow, motion by motion, the largest democratic vote in British history is slain

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The case for prosecuting Bloody Sunday ‘Soldier F’

March 14, 2019 6:39 am

The soldiers of 1 Para weren’t just unapologetic killers, but unrelenting liars

second referendum

What British voters must be offered in a second referendum

March 13, 2019 11:11 pm

The growing mood in Britain is that the country wants Brexit over and done with.