The tragic drowning of French philosopher Anne Dufourmantelle while trying to rescue two stricken children has prompted tributes from across the globe.
A burgeoning gay rights movement in Europe in the early decades of the 20th century was crushed by rising authoritarianism.
The mid-90s saw the triumph of two very different double acts – Robson and Jerome and the Gallagher brothers.
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
When it comes to Brexit and the environment our ties to the EU are complex.
The zealots who allow the Brexit fiasco to happen are diminishing the UK inch by inch, day by day.
Emmanuel Macron has been lucky. But also courageous. Here’s how the combination has led to a remarkable turnaround in previously gloomy nation
We Dutch used to make fun of the Germans and admire the Brits, says Vanessa Lamsvelt. Now, we find ourselves laughing at, not with, the UK
How did Brexit Britain lose the spirit of the 2012 Olympics?
It is no accident that Britain’s creative sector has grown as borders have become more open. Now, decades of progress are in peril, says one of the world’s leading architects
For some in Europe Brexit offers an opportunity to prize business away from London and the UK.
British broadcasting’s big hitter who is still awaiting his rightful BBC inheritance.
Prime Minister Theresa May has become a much diminished figure on the world stage
Our culture correspondent on the filmmaker Francois Ozon, whose latest works veer from comparatively chaste to France’s answer to Fifty Shades of Grey.
An ice cold San Miguel on a Spanish beach, or a glass of a Bordeaux in a Paris restaurant might seem like the ultimate in European drinks, but these ten classics are underrated examples of the continent’s cocktails, cordials and concentrates.
In this column’s unflinching commitment to finding fragments of silver lining in the debris that has been the Year of Brexit it is torn between Emmanuel Macron and Dominic Cummings.
Ahead of the Lions rugby game, our Editor at Large considers patience, dreaming and winning the bigger fight - Brexit
There is anger in the UK’s aerospace industry at the government’s dereliction of duty over such a thriving sector
The Aesthetes were the men and women behind the world’s first youth cult
If next week’s G20 summit in Hamburg were a political beauty pageant, Donald Trump, the man who owned the Miss Universe franchise for 20 years, would prefer to stay at home.
When American rock met European art - a bizarre chapter in rock history to which countless other acts, from David Bowie onwards, owe a debt of gratitude.
Never mind the Tour de France - we pick Europe’s 10 greatest cycle rides
Trump is invited to Paris, investor confidence grows in Greece and cladding concerns in Germany
The year of Brexit AKA The year you’ll want to forget
Mired in their own troubles, both Britain and the US have abandoned their duty to stand up to Russia
Brexit is the ‘third rail’ of politics – touch it and you are dead. But a sane strategy could yet emerge
Ulysses is the story of a place – Dublin – as much anything else. So why did James Joyce have to leave the city in order to write his masterpiece?
In an uncertain global landscape, the former deputy prime minister outlines reforms needed to safeguard the international order against nationalism and ‘strong man’ politics
Time to reverse the burden of truth and scrutinise Brexit negotiations
Suddenly he is everyone’s favourite Uncle Jeremy - a man on the threshhold of power. Next time he may be unlucky enough to win