European Union

We pick out the worst Leavers of a week in which people came together and united behind the opportunities which lie ahead. Probably.

The problem is that these days, it’s not the physical danger that usually brings about a fear – or panic attack – but an emotional one.

Is it time for toughness to discourage further defections or for accommodation to a changing public mood across the Union?

Angela Merkel has said the UK has “illusions” about the realities of Brexit and insisted talks on the UK’s divorce bill from the EU must be dealt with before trade negotiations can begin.

When you think about it, Theresa May’s decision to call a snap election should come as no surprise.

With the clock ticking not only on Article 50, but also a UK general election, is Ireland the part of Europe with most to fear from Brexit’s fallout?

The Prime Minister believes she holds all the cards as the country embarks on a General Election. But Labour could still spring a surprise at the ballot box

MPs would be given the chance to halt a Brexit deal secured by a Labour government, Shadow Brexit Secretary Keir Starmer has said.

I can remember a time when young people were fired by a righteous anger. Now that they are so cosseted by mainstream culture, the flame has gone out

One of France’s most powerful political figures wasn’t on the ballot paper – he was more than 1,500 miles away, at home in the Kremlin

Labour could still shock Theresa May at the ballot box. But Corbyn needs to up his game on Brexit

Pro-EU centrist Emmanuel Macron will face far-right Marine Le Pen in a head-to-head battle for the French presidency.

Brexit raises more and more questions for its backers. Yet they still have no answers

... they never do, says The New European’s election editor

Tony Blair has called for a “movement” of pro-EU voters to prevent Theresa May getting a mandate for a “Brexit at any cost”.

From putting up posters to ward off the forces of Brexit to encouraging young people to vote, we pick 8 easy ways to make a difference for GE2017

Editor-at-large Alastair Campbell issues a cri de couer for the pro-European cause

The UK would be welcomed back with open arms by the EU if it turned its back on Brexit after the General Election, the European Parliament’s president has said.

The manifestos are a few weeks away yet. But here is a look at some of the main themes already taking shape.

Leaked documents have revealed Brussels will demand Britain pays the cost of moving EU agencies out of the UK after Brexit.

Sitting MP Douglas Carswell has announced he will not stand in the general election – dodging a dust up with Brexit bad boy Arron Banks.

Jeremy Corbyn has ruled out backing a second referendum on the final Brexit deal after suggestions Labour could include the policy in their general election manifesto.

There have been various proposals for “neutral” international languages to help countries to get along, but politics always get in the way

For many Brexit, and the political and economic uncertainty around it, is causing anxiety. We examine the possible impact on the workforce and industry

The election machine is rolling into action – here are the key dates:

Theresa May wants to railroad Britain into a Hard Brexit by increasing her majority in the House of Commons to stifle any opposition or Tory rebellion.

Although it makes absolute political sense to do it – very few Westminster watchers saw this decision coming.

Here is Prime Minister Theresa May’s statement announcing that a General Election is to be held on June 8

After a damaging Brexit, would the EU have us back? We take the temperature in the continent’s capitals, to gauge how different countries might respond to a British U-turn on Brexit

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