Europe

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

soldier f

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.

british government

Fear and loathing in the lobbies: how the British government whipped against itself – and lost

March 13, 2019 10:48 pm

MPs received a three-line whip by text, minutes before the vote

chaos brexit

British government in chaos after rebel ‘no deal’ amendment passes

March 13, 2019 4:26 pm

If you’re not confused, you haven’t been following closely enough

paul manafort

The fall of Paul John Manafort Jr.

March 13, 2019 3:50 pm

Last week the former Trump campaign manager caught a break. Now his luck has run out

brexit deal

Third time’s the charm? We could be heading for another vote on Theresa May’s Brexit deal

March 12, 2019 4:58 pm

The withdrawal agreement went down by 149 votes — at the worst end of expectations

european union eu

Why the EU is so eager for Theresa May’s Brexit deal to pass

March 12, 2019 10:56 am

Thanks to the withdrawal agreement, the UK will have to adopt new EU legislation. This will only hand over more power to Brussels

bannon

How Steve Bannon tried – and failed – to crack Europe

March 6, 2019 1:43 pm

European nationalists aren’t eager to meld their brands with Trumpism given the president’s deep unpopularity

italy

Italy shows that left-wing populism doesn’t work

March 5, 2019 5:15 pm

Five Star’s approach may work in opposition but not in government or in practice

donald trump kim

Why didn’t Europe do more to help Trump strike a deal with Kim?

February 28, 2019 7:47 am

The lack of European Union participation in the nuclear diplomacy must grate on the likes of Merkel and Macron

tony abbott

No deal? No problem

February 28, 2019 4:52 am

Britain must – and can – hold its nerve

blair

Revealed: Tony Blair responds to Labour’s second referendum policy

February 25, 2019 5:35 pm

‘It is significant but I don’t know if we’ll get there...’