The European Union has frozen the assets of ousted Ukraine leader Viktor Yanukovych, ex-premier Mykola Azarov and 16 former ministers, businessmen and security chiefs, all on grounds of fraud, at an emergency meeting in Brussels.
The mayor of the western city of Nantes said he will sue over damage caused during protests on Saturday against a major airport development.
Four protesters were arrested in the western French city of Rennes after clashes between police and opponents of the far-right Front National (FN), which was holding an election meeting in a hall ...
The centre of Ukraine's capital, Kiev, is still occupied by thousands of demonstrators demanding the resignation of the President.
A Paris court on Tuesday passed suspended prison sentences on four students arrested at Sunday's right-wing "Day of Rage" demonstration against President François Hollande.
Thousands of Kurds marched in Paris on Saturday to demand that France establish who ordered the murder of three women activists in the French capital a year ago.
The Central African Republic's interim president, Michel Djotodia, has resigned along with prime minister Nicolas Tiangaye.
For three days just before Christmas, Gustavo Petro, the mayor of Colombia’s capital Bogotá, attracted tens of thousands of supporters to the city’s main square.
Egypt protests planned ahead, education budget in Kenya and the South Sudan peace talks are all topics in today's African papers.
Activists continue to occupy land near France's western city of Nantes where the government plans to build a new airport.
In Paris over the weekend, thousands of people gathered in the Place de la Republique to take part in an anti-racism march.