Europe

Syndicate contentLatest Europe articles
Prime Minister Manuel Valls visits a PSA car factory in Sochaux
27/05/2015 - FRANCE

Foreign investment in France rises but brings few jobs

France saw a substantial rise in foreign investment last year but the increase did not create many jobs, according to consultants EY.
The coffins were put on show in front of the Sorbonne university earlier in the week before being taken to the Panthéon
27/05/2015 - FRANCE

Hollande hails female French resistance fighters at Panthéon ceremony

French President François Hollande is to give "one of the most important speeches of his presidency" on Wednesday when the coffins of four members of the World War II French resistance are placed in the Panthéon in Paris.

Novak Djokovic faces Finland's Jarkko Nieminem.
27/05/2015 - Roland Garros 2015

Djokovic, Nadal, Serena Williams through to second round of French Open

Three of the big names in tennis Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams progressed to the second round at the French Open yesterday with straight sets victories.

Rafael Nadal congratulated France's Quentin Halys after beating him at Roland Garros on Tuesday
26/05/2015 - Roland Garros 2015

Halys shows Nadal shape of tennis to come at Roland Garros day three

Halys showed the new way for tennis, Nadal showed the future of tennis racquets, Djokovic and Serena Williams completed an all-star line-up but Jankovic was eliminated at Roland Garros day ...
French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin  on 19 May
26/05/2015 - France - Germany - United Kingdom

Merkel, Hollande defy Cameron with EU convergence plan

French President François Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel are on collision course with David Cameron, according to French newspaper Le Monde.
Barbed wire in front of the Amazon logistics centre in Graben, Germany
26/05/2015 - FRANCE - LUXEMBOURG - United States

Amazon to pay taxes in France, other EU countries after Luxleaks scandal

Online retailer Amazon is to start paying taxes in France and four other European countries.
Journalists at the scene of the murders near Chevaline in the french Alps
25/05/2015 - FRANCE - United Kingdom - Iraq

French ex-foreign legionnaire named as suspect in Alps British-Iraqi murders

A former French foreign legion soldier is named as the prime suspect in the 2012 murder of an Iraqi-born British businessman and his family in the Alps in a book to be published in the UK next week.
Roger Federer won his first round match at Roland Garros before being approached on court by a fan.
24/05/2015 - Roland Garros 2015

Federer slams security at French Open

Organisers of the French Open said they would review procedures after a spectator eluded security guards and accosted the Swiss star Roger Federer as he was leaving centre court.

Serena Williams is the top seed at the French Open
23/05/2015 - tennis

Williams and Sharapova lead women contenders for French Open title

Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova have been rivals for the top prizes in tennis for more than a decade.
Rafael Nadal has won a record nine titles at the French Open
23/05/2015 - tennis

Djokovic leads list to take Nadal's French Open crown

Novak Djokovic is the top seed at the French Open and widely considered as the man to beat at the tournament.
US President Barack Obama (R), flanked by Secretary of State John Kerry, delivers remarks to reporters at the top of a cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington 21 May 2015
22/05/2015 - Syria-US-Iraq

IS group advance exposes cracks in US Middle East strategy

Islamic State group militants inched closer on Friday to carving out a caliphate state, after seizing the last government-controlled border crossing between Syria and Iraq. It follows the group's takeover of the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra and the Iraqi town of Ramadi in just a week.

Steven Gerrard (left) is leaving Liverpool after spending his entire senior career at the club. Raheem Sterling appears keen to leave Anfield after two seasons in the first team.
22/05/2015 - Football

Sterling's contract wrangle sours Stevie G's farewell

Raheem Sterling is one of English football's brightest talents after dazzling games for Brendan Rodgers' swashbuckling side that almost won the 2014 Premier League title.
Syndicate contentEurope dossiers
13/08/2012 - Sport
15/09/2010 - Perpignan photojournalism festival 2010
28/06/2012
15/03/2010 - History
Close