David Cameron hopes to please eurosceptics by applying a mechanism to suspend welfare payments to EU migrants. Here's how it works.
The upcoming TTIP trade agreement could force EU to liberalise GM regulations such as labelling.
The credit-ratings agencies are already circling to cut the UK's grade if it votes to leave the EU. Here's how their calculations work, and what we should do about it.
The new, nationalist government is cutting ties in all directions, but it could soon run out of options.
Monsanto an other biotech companies got caught short in the 1990s. But since then, the GM argument has been moving in their direction.
New research shows that the government's welfare proposal is out of step with reality.
Spain's most controversial sport has been in strife lately. But anthropologist Robin Irvine explains why a year working on a bull-breeding estate made him optimistic for its future.
It was a successful summit for Europe – at least on paper.
David Cameron says he's fighting for the country. But it remains to be seen what would actually count as a victory.
With US$60 billion in new deals announced, Beijing might look like it has the continent wrapped up.
In the wake of Paris and the Russian jet incident, Europe is facing the mother of all challenges over security and refugees. Where does it go from here?
The quality of everyday life for many European Muslims is deteriorating. It's time for radical change.
The Malta summit between the EU and Africa solves the symptoms of migration but fails to tackle the causes.
After being quietly ignored at Copenhagen 2009, these talks are a big challenge for the EU.
A €1.8bn trust fund is on offer if only African countries will take the problem away.
Israeli goods produced in settlements will have to be labelled as such. Israel is calling this a boycott and raising the spectre of European anti-semitism.
It has taken a long time to write, but the PM still hasn't produced an entirely realistic plan for reform.
The European Union was billed as the most important post-WWII peace project. It has failed.
In the 1920s, refugees were allowed unrestricted passage to countries that needed workers. There's a lesson here.
By definition, a rare disease isn't always easy to spot but there are ways to make it easier to do.