BELGIUM'S DE SUTTER BREAKS NEW GROUND FOR TRANSGENDER POLITICIANS

Petra De Sutter made history Thursday with her appointment as Belgium's new deputy prime minister, making her the highest-ranking transgender...

JUSTICE COMMITTEE MEPS TURN UP THE HEAT ON BULGARIA'S BORISSOV

The European Parliament's justice committee on Thursday adopted a resolution on Bulgaria's rule-of-law failings that made the rare...

 
 
 

EU CONFIDENTIAL 170: EU LEADERS TALK TURKEY AND RUSSIA - CHANCELLOR HOPEFUL NORBERT RÖTTGEN

Listen to the podcast on Spotify | Apple | Google | Stitcher | Simplecast | Amazon As EU leaders meet in Brussels, we hold our own...

UK MP WITH CORONAVIRUS ADMITS MAKING PARLIAMENT TRIP

A Scottish MP apologized Thursday for traveling to London by train while waiting for the results of a coronavirus test - and making...

 
 
 

BELGIAN MILESTONE: A FIRST TRANS MINISTER AND NOBODY CARES

Katrin Hugendubel is advocacy director at ILGA-Europe. The appointment of Petra De Sutter as Belgium's deputy prime minister - the...

JOHN BOLTON: TRUMP COULD PULL US OUT OF NATO

Donald Trump's former national security adviser John Bolton thinks there is a “very real risk” of the U.S. withdrawing from the North...

 
 
 

TRUMP, PUTIN, MACRON CALL FOR ARMENIA AND AZERBAIJAN TO CEASE HOSTILITIES

The leaders of France, Russia and the U.S. on Thursday called on Armenia and Azerbaijan to cease fighting in the disputed territory...

NAVALNY: USE OF NOVICHOK SHOWS THAT PUTIN IS UNDER PRESSURE

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny said his poisoning shows that the Kremlin is increasingly worried about popular discontent,...

 
 
 

EU LAUNCHES LEGAL ACTION AGAINST UK OVER BREXIT LAW

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said Thursday that the EU would begin legal proceedings to prevent the U.K. from...

NEW BELGIAN HEALTH MINISTER IS SOCIALIST VETERAN FRANK VANDENBROUCKE

The 64-year old socialist Frank Vandenbroucke was tapped today to become Belgium's deputy prime minister and health minister, marking...

 
 
 

GERMANY LIFTS BLANKET WORLD TRAVEL WARNING

BERLIN - Germany lifted its blanket warning against traveling to all non-EU countries Thursday, but also issued new partial or full...

GREEN MEP PETRA DE SUTTER TO BE NAMED DEPUTY BELGIAN PM

Green MEP Petra De Sutter will become deputy prime minister in the new Belgian government, Green party leader Meyrem Almaci said Thursday. De...

 
 
 

ON FOREIGN POLICY, EU HAS TO SPEAK UP - EVEN IF IT'S NOT WITH ONE VOICE

Nathalie Tocci is director of Istituto Affari Internazionali, a special adviser to European High Representative for Foreign Affairs...

Sweden and Switzerland get frosty over espionage claims

SWEDEN AND SWITZERLAND GET FROSTY OVER ESPIONAGE CLAIMS

STOCKHOLM - It's been three decades since the fall of the Berlin Wall, but a spat between Sweden and Switzerland shows that Cold War...

 
 
 

WHY THE FIGHT FOR CATALAN INDEPENDENCE ISN'T OVER YET

Carles Puigdemont is a member of the European Parliament and former president of Catalonia . Three years after Catalonia held a historic...

POPE REJECTS MEETING WITH POMPEO, CITING US ELECTION

ROME - Don't mess with the pope. Pope Francis refused to meet with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo this week because the Catholic...

 
 
 

LIVE BLOG: EUROPEAN COUNCIL SUMMIT

A week later than expected, EU leaders are meeting in Brussels Thursday and Friday for their first summit of the fall season. The main...

5 TRIBES IDENTIFIED IN COMMISSION'S RULE OF LAW REPORT

We're all sinners. That was the message from the European Commission as it presented its first-ever rule-of-law report on Wednesday. The...

 
 
 

UK'S CORONAVIRUS WARNING: ‘WE DON'T HAVE THIS UNDER CONTROL AT THE MOMENT'

LONDON - The U.K. is at a “critical moment” in the pandemic and “costly” new restrictions on daily life will be introduced if needed,...

POLISH CABINET RESHUFFLE PUTS JAROSŁAW KACZYŃSKI IN GOVERNMENT

WARSAW - Jarosław Kaczyński, the leader of Poland's ruling Law and Justice party and the country's most powerful politician, will join...

 
 
 



Lionel Messi vs Cristiano Ronaldo head to head record as Juventus draw Barcelona

Lionel Messi vs Cristiano Ronaldo head to head record as Juventus draw Barcelona

Juventus will face Barcelona in the group stage of this season's Champions League after the two teams were drawn together Read more ...

What channel is Liverpool v Arsenal Carabao Cup match on? Kick off time...

What channel is Liverpool v Arsenal Carabao Cup match on? Kick off time, live stream and latest team news

Liverpool will hope for a repeat result from Monday night when they take on Arsenal at Anfield for the second time in four days. The Reds cruised to a 3-1 victory over the... Read more ...

CBBC tells viewers to ‘talk to someone about how you feel' as So Awkward...

CBBC tells viewers to ‘talk to someone about how you feel' as So Awkward star Archie Lyndhurst dies

Archie played Ollie on So Awkward The CBBC has shared helplines for viewers following the death of Archie Lyndhurst. Archie, the son of Only Fools And Horses legend Nicholas... Read more ...

SNP suspend MP Margaret Ferrier for train trip after positive Covid test

SNP suspend MP Margaret Ferrier for train trip after positive Covid test

The Rutherglen politician faced immediate calls to resign after the astonishing admission tonight. Read more ...

No Time To Die music video shows 'love story' in Daniel Craig's final Bond film

No Time To Die music video shows 'love story' in Daniel Craig's final Bond film

Billie Eilish has released the music video for her title song from new James Bond film No Time To Die, which will see Daniel Craig bow out from his role as 007 Read more ...

Solskjaer handed return to the scene of his greatest triumph as Man Utd boss

Solskjaer handed return to the scene of his greatest triumph as Man Utd boss

The Manchester United chief will pit his wits against both Thomas Tuchel and Julian Nagelsmann as the Red Devils were handed a nightmare Champions League group stage draw Read more ...

Poland, Turkey and the Caribbean Netherlands added to UK quarantine list

Poland, Turkey and the Caribbean Netherlands added to UK quarantine list

Caption: Poland and the Caribbean Netherlands added to UK\'s quarantine list Poland, Turkey and the Caribbean Netherlands are the latest countries to be added to the UK's... Read more ...

What channel is Tottenham v Maccabi Haifa on? Kick off time, live stream and...

What channel is Tottenham v Maccabi Haifa on? Kick off time, live stream and latest team news

Tottenham continue their Europa League campaign with the visit of Maccabi Haifa this week. Spurs have endured a hectic schedule in the last few days having played Newcastle on... Read more ...

SNP MP with Covid-19 issues apology after ignoring guidelines and travelling...

SNP MP with Covid-19 issues apology after ignoring guidelines and travelling to Parliament

AN SNP MP who has tested positive for coronavirus has been forced to apologise after travelling to the Parliament despite having symptoms. Read more ...

Lady Gaga, Bad Boys for Life and This Is Us lead nominations for 2020...

Lady Gaga, Bad Boys for Life and This Is Us lead nominations for 2020 People's Choice Awards

Caption: Lady Gaga, Bad Boys for Life and This Is Us lead 2020 People\'s Choice Awards nominees Credit: Getty/Rex Fandoms are ready to battle it out after the 2020 E!'s... Read more ...