British prime minister David Cameron after an EU summit on migrants held at the European Union council building in Brussels earlier this month. Photograph: Thierry Charlier/AFP/Getty Images

In the three years since British prime minister David Cameron announced his plan to hold a referendum on Britain’s European Union membership in Januar(...)

Turkey’s prime minister Ahmet Davutoglu (centre) poses with European Union leaders (left to right) Portuguese prime minister Antonio Costa, French president Francois Hollande, Finnish prime minister Juha Sipila, European Council president Donald Tusk, Romanian prime minister Dacian Ciolos and German chancellor Angela Merkel, during the EU-Turkey summit in Brussels on Monday. Photograph: Yves Herman/Reuters

Turkey offered the European Union greater help on Monday to stem a flood of migrants into Europe but demanded more money, faster accession talks and q(...)

An injured supporter of Zaman newspaper is assisted after Turkish riot police dispersed them during a protest at the courtyard of the newspaper’s office in Istanbul. Photograph: Kursat Bayhan/Zaman Daily/Reuters

Turkish police fired tear gas and rubber bullets on Saturday to disperse protesters outside the country’s biggest newspaper after authorities seized (...)

European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker addresses the Brexit during a news conference after the second day of a European Union leaders’ summit. Photograph: Eric Vidal/Reuters

The European Commission has said it has “no plan B” in the event that the UK chooses to leave the European Union, as Downing Street dismissed suggesti(...)

Britain’s prime minister David Cameron  is welcomed by  European Parliament president  Martin Schulz prior to their meeting in Brussels on Monday. Photograph: Olivier Hoslet/ EPA

Just over three years since Britain’s prime minister David Cameron announced his plan to hold a referendum on European Union membership, this week’s E(...)

Britain’s Prime minister David Cameron is welcomed by European Parliament President Martin Schulz at the EU headquarters in Brussels on Tuesday. Photograph: John Thys/AFP/Getty Images

European Parliament president Martin Schulz pledged to move Britain’s demands for a new EU deal through the European Parliament swiftly, but warned th(...)

Danish prime minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen, right, and British prime minister David Cameron   in Copenhagen, Denmark, on February 5th. Photograph: Niels Hougaard/AP Photo via Polfoto

David Cameron has won the backing of Denmark and the qualified support of Poland for his EU renegotiation as a new poll showed a surge of support in B(...)

A British flag flutters next to EU flags ahead of  David Cameron’s visit to  Brussels last Friday, Photograph:  EPA/Laurent Dubrule

Three years after Britain’s prime minister David Cameron delivered his “Bloomberg” speech announcing his plan to hold a referendum on Britain’s member(...)

British prime minister David Cameron  in Brussels, Belgium, where he met with  European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker. Photograph: Yves Herman/Reuters

British prime minister David Cameron said on Friday that “not enough” progress has yet been made on negotiations with the European Union, despite grow(...)

The Unicef Photograph of the Year 2015 shows  refugees  trying to break through a cordon of Macedonian special police  earlier this summer. Photograph: Georgi Licovski/European Pressphoto Agency

Ireland is unlikely to participate in the new European Border and Coast Guard agency, Minister for European Affairs Dara Murphy indicated yesterday, a(...)