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The media and health care sectors have outperformed the market this year, with the STOXX Europe 600 media index up 17 percent and the STOXX Europe 600 health care index up 14.4 per cent, while the FTSEurofirst 300 is up 6.9 per cent. Photograph: Lucas Jackson/Reuters

European stocks rose today as a flurry of big mergers and acquisitions deals boosted sentiment and helped the market bounce back after a two-session d(...)

Workers install a solar panel in Jiuquan, Gansu province, China. Photograph: Reuters

China and the European Union reached a deal today to defuse a multi-billion euro dispute over Chinese solar panels that threatened a wider trade war.A(...)

German president Joachim Gauck expressed concerns that foreign intelligence services flouted German citizens’ constitutional right of ownership over their private data. Photograph: Thomas Peter/Reuters

German president Joachim Gauck has warned that widespread US surveillance of European communications poses a “danger for democracy”.Revelations by NSA(...)

 German finance minister Wolfgang Schäuble warned earlier this month that that the EU’s single resolution mechanism  proposals were “built on shaky foundations”. Photograph: Eric Luke

Germany’s finance ministry has denied reports it is planning to stall EU bank resolution proposals until a new European Commission is chosen next year(...)

Kevin Manning riding Trading Leather win The Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at Curragh racecourse last month. Photograph:  Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images.

There was a time when the King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes was an almost automatic next-step for any Irish Derby winner and Jim Bolger will(...)

A television screen shows former US spy agency contractor Edward Snowden during a news bulletin at a cafe at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport. Photograph: Tatyana Makeyeva/Reuters

Former US security contractor Edward Snowden would not face the death penalty or be tortured and would have all the protections of the US civilian cou(...)

Lance Armstrong (left) is not surprised Jan Ullrich of Germany (right), who was second in the 1998 Tour de France, has been revealed to have doped on that Tour. Photograph: Reuters

Lance Armstrong said he was not shocked by a French senate inquiry’s findings that the top two in the 1998 Tour de France took the banned blood booste(...)

The is the full text of The Irish Times interview with European Stability Mechanism (ESM) managing director Klaus Regling on July 22nd, 2013. PRECAUTI(...)

 Chancellor Angela Merkel’s chief-of-staff Ronald Pofalla. Photograph: Getty Images

Chancellor Angela Merkel attended Wagner’s Flying Dutchman in Bayreuth yesterday, leaving her chief-of-staff to face the music in Berlin over grounded(...)

Klaus Regling, chief executive officer of the European Stability Mechanism. Photograph: Graham Crouch/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Amidst the vast expanse of Luxembourg’s gleaming financial and European district, a new building has quietly taken its place. The European Stability M(...)

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