Brent crude slipped 12 per cent this year and tumbled 44 per cent in the last 12 months. Photograph: Reuters.

(...)-based ICE Futures Europe exchange at 1:30 pm in Singapore on Tuesday. The gap between supply and demand for(...)

Villa Spada houses the Irish Embassy to the Vatican which was closed as a cost-cutting measure in 2011 before being reopened in 2014

(...) changed more rapidly than any other society in western Europe in recent times. Nearly 10 per cent of the(...)

 David Cameron: Even if the prime minister  achieves the square root of nought in his renegotiation of membership, Britain is already estranged from the EU core by its currency. Photograph: Justin Tallis/Reuters

Community. This can only mean that Europe has been good for the country – or not so bad as to hold it back(...)

Curragh racecourse: plans are afoot for a €55 million redevelopment.  Photograph: inpho.

(...) probably produce Europe’s champion two year old colt and two year old filly in Air Force Blue and Minding(...)

A sea of steel helmets before the Feldherrnhalle in Munich, November 8th, 1935, where thousands of recruits gathered to swear an oath of fealty to Germany’s new army flag, which bore the Nazi swastika. Photograph: Keystone/Getty Images

Munich police have come under fire for allowing an anti-Islamic group to hold a rally – and deliver a Nazi-glorifying speech – at the site where Adolf(...)

US President Barack Obama: there are increasing signs the accord will not be concluded before the end of his term. Photograph: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images

The proposed EU-US trade deal could undermine public services throughout Europe, a new report from(...)

Michael Holland’s management company, Hotel Partners, had been running the hotel  since it opened. It emerged on Monday that a sister company  bought the property from its previous owner

A company owned by Michael Holland, controller of the Ampleforth Group hospitality business, has bought the 130-bedroom Fitzwilliam Hotel in Belfast c(...)

Azraq refugee camp in Jordan. Photograph: UNHCR/ M Hawari/ Ruadhán Mac Cormaic

(...) shortage of donations. Many of those with savings or assets are attempting the journey to Europe. For(...)

Kent Harstedt, OSCE special co-ordinator: ‘It is clear that Belarus still has a long way to go towards fulfilling its democratic commitments.’ Photograph: Maxim Malinovsky/AFP/Getty Images

Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), said “the hope that this gave us for the broader electoral(...)

An official inspects a piece of wreckage from the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17. Photograph: Alexander Ermochenko/EPA

The Dutch Safety Board, issuing long-awaited findings of its investigation into a crash involving a Malaysian passenger plane over eastern Ukraine, is(...)