An expert explains why the EU is ill-equipped to handle a problem like Catalonia.
Should we care about the loss of an industry that normally lives in the shadows?
The 31-year-old looks set to form a coaltion between his conservative party and the far right.
Despite the peace and prosperity brought about by the EU, it continues to be seen as remote and antidemocratic. How can this be fixed ? One possibility is the creation of a Commissioner for Happiness.
Despite the inevitable transition costs for both sides, there may also be some benefits to a split.
Few thought she'd go the distance when she first came to power. That was more than a decade ago.
After three rounds of talks, what has been agreed and what are the big sticking points?
With such a colourful political past, the British prime minister will be hoping for a show of substance in choosing the Tuscan city.
The European Commission has published its guidelines for talks on this thorny issue.
Talk of banks leaving London completely for other European cities is just that – talk.
Despite the recent terrorist attacks in Spain, the European Union has dramatically improved its counterterrorism efforts. Here's how.
Why are the Brussels negotiations stumbling along so badly? Because a fundamental step has been skipped.
A breakdown of the UK's position paper on the customs union.
The rise of the middle class in Africa is fuelling consumer economies and protection policies. But they tend to be disconnected from sustainability issues.
Follow the money to see if Angela Merkel is on course for a fourth term as chancellor after the September vote.
Failing to agree an aviation agreement could mean no legal basis for flights to operate at UK airports.
Prime minister Viktor Orbán is quite open about his goal to build an 'illiberal state'.
The French president is calling for a series of conventions to shape future decisions. But these projects have a history of going awry.
It's never been used in the history of the EU, but Poland could be about to feel the full force of this powerful mechanism.
The American Society of Civil Engineers gives US infrastructure a D+. What is it that we're doing wrong?