Theresa May has reached an agreement with the EU that will enable her to proceed to the second stage of Brexit negotiations. Here's what it all means.
After decades of diplomacy and development the two economies of Ireland are more integrated than they have been in a century.
There are some huge issues at stake – and many of them are being ignored.
Worries about the loss of low-skilled labour risk obscuring a genuine flaw in the UK economy at the upper end of the scale.
Barcelona has become the test case for separatists Europe over.
Why the Spanish Prime Minister keeps choosing a strategy of confrontation.
Stalemate in the Brexit negotiations is linked to a crisis of representation in Europe.
Is there light at the end of the Brexit talks tunnel?
It is up to the EU to decide when Brexit negotiations can move on to the next phase.
Should we care about the loss of an industry that normally lives in the shadows?
Despite the inevitable transition costs for both sides, there may also be some benefits to a split.
Publishing plans for a no-deal Brexit will not help the UK's negotiating position.
The potential for more violence is clear unless the two sides can be brought to the negotiating table as soon as possible.
Here are the EU's options.
Major nations make labour rights a key part of trade deals. But what happens next?
Before CETA fully comes into effect, it must be ratified by each EU member state. Greece might have cause to stop it.
Too many economists have refused to take seriously the idea that Brexit could economically benefit the UK.
A clueless Tory government and a degenerate EU bureaucracy are locked in a pointless conflict. There must be something more than this.
What is at stake as MPs begin their second reading of the EU (Withdrawal) Bill.
The general assumption in the UK is that regulation is a drag on enterprise, but a closer look at the costs and benefits suggests this might not be the case.