Spanish Princess Cristina will face tax fraud charges in relation to her husband Inaki Urdangarin, who is also facing accusations of embezzling public funds. Photograph: David Ramos/Getty Images

Princess Cristina, sister of King Felipe VI of Spain, is to stand trial on charges of tax fraud. The princess (49) will become the first modern Spanis(...)

File photo of Inaki Urdangarin and his wife, Spain’s Princess Cristina, in 2012. Cristina de Borbon, sister of Spain’s King Felipe VI, has been ordered to stand trial on charges of tax fraud. Photograph: Reuters/Vincent West

Cristina de Borbon, sister of Spain’s King Felipe VI, has been ordered to stand trial on charges of tax fraud, the High Court of the Balearic Islands (...)

India to Nepal by Bus   The Indian and Nepalese governments have just officially inaugurated the first-ever bus service between the two (...)

The car that was driven into the headquarters of Spain’s ruling Popular Party in Madrid. No one was injured in the incident. Photograph: Paul Hanna/Reuters

Spanish police searched for possible explosives at the Madrid headquarters of the ruling conservative Popular Party after a man rammed his car into th(...)

Former model Mandy Rice-Davies has died after an illness at the age of 70. Rice-Davies was one of the main figures in the 1960s Profumo affair. Models and showgirls Mandy Rice-Davies, (centre, right), and Christine Keeler, (behind), surrounded by press photographers as they leave the Old Bailey during the trial of Dr Stephen Ward, a major figure in the Profumo Affair. Photograph: Evening Standard/Getty Images

Mandy Rice- Davies — one of the women at the centre of the Profumo affair which rocked Harold Macmillan’s Tory government in the 1960s and contributed(...)

Luxembourg’s prime minister Xavier Bettel commenting on the tax debate in Brussels  said  “everybody is now in the same boat”. Photograph: Olivier Hoslet/EPA

The surprise announcement by the European Commission that it is to extend its request for information on tax rulings to all European Union member stat(...)

German chancellor Angela Merkel told the Bundestag that Ireland was a good example of how the economic approach pushed by Berlin could bear fruit. Ireland had “followed consequentially the path of reform” and was now “growing strongly, attracting investment with unemployment dropping step by step”, she said. “This shows what decisive action can achieve.” Photograph: Reuters

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has welcomed the move by the European Commission to extend a request for information on tax rulings to all 28 EU member states, a(...)

The British government has made obtaining greater national control of migration from the rest of the EU a key objective. Photograph: Thomas Peter/Reuters

The European Union’s supreme court told Britain on Thursday that it could no longer require entry visas in advance for non-EU citizens who are family (...)

The summit  of EU leaders will be  the first under new European Council president Donald Tusk.  Photograph: Julien Warnand/EPA

Ireland’s corporate tax regime is expected to face fresh scrutiny today at a summit of EU leaders in Brussels, as Taoiseach Enda Kenny meets EU leader(...)

Mr Justice Michael Peart ruled the airline was entitled to all documents evidencing and/or recording all editorial decisions taken by the defendants during the course of making the programme

Channel Four Television and a film production company have been ordered to disclose to Ryanair documents used in researching and making editorial deci(...)