Only rarely are refugees’ and migrants’ words taken into account about the reception system in Europe. And what they tell us is frightening.
The deal put forward might win the prime minister support at home but Brussels also has to get on board.
Contrary to popular belief, entrepreneurship has been on a worryingly downward trend since the 1980s – here's why.
The most popular president of the Fifth Republic actually achieved alarmingly little during his tenure.
A look back at the distinguished career of the former president, an ardent defender of France's place in the world.
National drug regulators use evidence from clinical trials to decide whether new cancer drugs will be approved for use. But these studies are often flawed.
Had the EU eliminated all subsidies between 2010 and 2017, its emissions would have been 9% lower over the period and governments across the EU would have saved US$441 billion.
All the drama has played out in the UK lately – with very little regard for whether any of the options under discussion would be acceptable to the EU.
A no-deal Brexit means the immediate imposition of import duties and various controls on UK-EU trade.
After a decade of nearly uninterrupted growth, the German economy is stuttering.
Nearly 1 million teachers in France – 4% of the employed population – work with students on a daily basis, in the public or private sector. How do they feel?
The fragile coalition between the League and Five Star Movement has fallen to pieces – and Giuseppe Conte is the last man standing.
For the 80th anniversary, Poland has changed the site of the usual commemoration ceremony and, for the first time, has invited a U.S. president to speak.
Every so often a 'sure thing' comes along when the markets decide that a currency is going to move in only one direction.
Daphne Caruana Galizia was investigating several corruption scandals when she was murdered in 2017. The government continues to avoid serious investigations into the allegations.
The battle between nationalism and a wider European identity in the 19th century has influenced philosophy to this day.
Just what is Boris Johnson, the UK's new prime minister: a liberal or conservative? A historian writing a book about Brexit, the focus of much of Johnson's career, says the man is hard to pin down.
Russia's influential position as Europe's main supplier of natural gas is under threat from new discoveries.
English will remain an official EU language – even after Brexit – and this will impact the way it evolves.
The abandonment of crops and pastures allows the natural regeneration of bushes and forests and the recolonization of fauna.