Europe

If you locked Fox and Hammond in a room which of the two would you expect to emerge as the other one’s pigskin bag?

Steve Anglesey picks out the worst Brexiteers of the week

Brexit may not happen at all – when what we need are leaders, not followers, to win this battle

For three decades of the last century, Jacques Cousteau was without doubt one of the best-known Frenchmen in the world.

Donald Trump has been widely criticised for failing to condemn neo-Nazis after the violence in Charlottesville. Here Nigel Warburton explores the theory of implicature

The rise of capitalism and individualism in the West, and even the current reforms in China, can all be explained by the rise of the potato

The dispute was an ominous warning of problems for our time over where ultimate power lies in the US

The loss of EU funding used to help poorer parts of the UK has had far less attention than other ill effects of Brexit. But it will soon be hard to ignore the problem.

Where the British were once favoured targets of French satirists, now we are ignored or pitied, says Have I Got News For You writer Nathaniel Tapley

A seamy, subversive, self confident city, Hamburg is also a symbol of an outward-looking Germany

The architect of the Labour’s introduction of student fees says the money charged is now nothing more than vice-chancellors profiteering

When the political season resumes with the party conferences, we had better have got our act together. All of us. Or else this thing is happening

Budapest side Honved produced one of the greatest sides in the world. But all that was destroyed by the Hungarian Uprising of 1956 and they are still struggling under the weight of history.

Editor-at-Large Alistair Campbell has a suggestion: to anyone yet to book a holiday – try Albania

Five books of remarkable journeys by remarkable people.

Is Europe’s biggest ever movie Europe’s biggest ever flop? Cult director Luc Besson talks about his new sci-fi epic Valerian

What is at stake and what needs to change to ‘save the country’?

One hundred years ago, on July 31 1917, saw the start of the slaughter in that hell they called Passchendaele. Here’s why the battle still exerts such a hold on the national psyche...

Did you spot the Canadian angle on the British government’s latest Cunning Plan, the one intended to make good Theresa May’s pledge to leave the jurisdiction of the European Court of Justice on Brexit Day without doing serious “no deal” harm to the economy?

Shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer has insisted that no options for Brexit should be off the table in the latest sign of Labour splits on the issue.

‘The Will Of The People ... Once upon a time, I would have thought the phrase absurdly un-British’

The New European has finally decided to publish one of persistent Brexiteer Robert Miller’s letters. But was it worth the wait?

There are encouraging signs for bears across Europe. But for one subspecies – numbering only around 50 – the situation is particularly perilous. Efforts are being made to find out more about this isolated population right in the heart of Italy.

The story of the Bosnian War is also the story of its football clubs which were ethnically cleansed along with the population

A burgeoning gay rights movement in Europe in the early decades of the 20th century was crushed by rising authoritarianism.

We used to be a mild-mannered people. Now random spite is the cornerstone of our crumbling culture

The new film Dunkirk is one of the greatest depictions of war on screen. But despite its anti-war message it also comes with some pretty heavy baggage

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