The crisis in Gaza

(...) in Europe around the growing threat to the Jewish people. Today, when we are witness to state(...)

The marching season

(...) bonfires, often consisting of enormous numbers of tyres. No other area in first world Europe would tolerate(...)

Piketty and inequality

(...) and actively promotes tax competition in Europe. – Yours, etc,DR AIDAN REGAN,University College(...)

Austrian police said the woman was hiking with her dog in the Tyrol’s Stubaital valley and entered a fenced enclosure containing about 20 cows and calves

A herd of Austrian cows charged a German hiker and trampled her to death on Monday in a Tyrolean valley.Austrian police said the woman was hiking with(...)

The last tsar of Russia, Nicholas II (centre) with his wife Tsarina Alexandra and their son Alexis (being held by a Cossack) during celebrations at the Kremlin in 1913 to mark the Romanov family’s 300 years in power. The first World War broke out the following year.  Photograph: Henry Guttmann/Getty Images

Patriotic Demonstrations in St Petersburg On Nevsky Prospect As the latest news came from the theatre of war yesterday evening, people came out on to(...)

Devil in the detail: 
Manchester United’s prospectus revealed income from their new 10-year kit deal with adidas will drop 30 per cent from 
#75
¤95 million to 
#52.5
¤66 million per year if 
it fails
they fail to qualify in two consecutive seasons for the Champions League.

Europe was €49 million, €53 million and €75 million for 2013, 2012 and 2011, respectively. Manchester(...)

Head of Australian Federal Police mission Commander Brian McDonald (L), Alexander Hug (C), deputy head for the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe’s (OSCE) monitoring mission in Ukraine and Dutch police officer Kuijs arrive back from the site where the downed Malaysian airliner MH17 crashed.

Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) gathered in the Belarussian capital Minsk last(...)

A sticker demanding asylum for US National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden is seen outside the partially-finished new headquarters of Germany’s Federal Intelligence Service. Photograph: Adam Berry/Getty Images

Opposition parties in Berlin have threatened to ask the constitutional court to overturn the German government’s refusal to grant Edward Snowden asyl(...)

Paul Singer, billionaire founder and president of Elliott Management.   Photograph: Jacob Kepler/Bloomberg

(...) against the pound in 1992 affected Britain’s relationship with Europe for years. Several hedge funds(...)

Patrick Honohan, governor of the Central Bank of Ireland: “the recovery in economic activity is showing a somewhat stronger trend overall than previously signalled”. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The language used by central bankers is usually terse, always reserved and, for the most part, cautious. Lucrative financial market career paths lie i(...)