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This week marks the 80th anniversary of the mysterious death of the sublimely-talented footballer Matthias Sindelar. CHARLIE CONNELLY revisits the tragic story of a true Austrian hero

CHARLIE CONNELLY on the life of the last president of Czechoslovakia

The Russian ruler’s strategy is short-termist, simple and successful, says John Kampfner. But it is ultimately hollow

Politicians have turned fire on Jeremy Hunt, after the foreign secretary compared the EU to the Soviet Union.

European Council president Donald Tusk has used Instagram to troll Theresa May on her Chequers plan.

Donald Trump’s attacks on CNN and NBC alongside the protests surrounding Stephen Yaxley-Lennon are warning signs for a renewal of fascism, writes Alastair Campbell.

MICK O’HARE tells the story of a revolt that figures as no more than a footnote in the wider history of the Second World War. but arguuably led to the creation of a nation 50 years later.

Bavarian resident IAN WALKER on how the normally serene state is squaring up to Merkel

Popbitch’s Eurovision team give the lowdown on who to watch out for in this year’s contest

MICHAEL WHITE on those ludicrous spy stories . . . and why Labour’s leader must come in from the cold over Brexit.

The sanguine British used to shrug off foreign criticism. Not any more. SUNA ERDEM on how we became a hypersensitive nation.

Progressive parties must get their act together and address immigration if we are to avoid a Hard Brexit, writes environmentalist and Green thinker JONATHON PORRITT.

Ahead of the return to London of arguably his greatest work, Glengarry Glen Ross, Charlie Connelly considers the craft of polymath and playwright David Mamet.

The British media has always failed in its coverage of European affairs.

Halloumi, edam, camembert? Which is your favourite European cheese?

Oh I do like a Brexit by the seaside ... Quintessentially British seaside town Skegness voted in droves to quit the EU. We went for a stroll along the pier and found ourself wondering whether the locals might be in for a shock

It seems barely a month goes by without a European city celebrating cinema in a big way. We consider the essential film festivals for 2017

Britain is starting to make clear what it wants from Brexit. But just as important is an understanding of what the rest of the EU is seeking. And the two sides are not even on the same wavelength.

From baffling cameo film roles and WWE wrestling fame to hair styling tips, we pick 48 things you never knew about the Donald

We shouldn’t be surprised about the sudden emergence of populism. Illiberalism has deep roots. And we’ve allowed it to grow

From cannabis legalisation to festival drugs testing, European countries are shaping new, progressive drugs policies, and Britain risks being left behind

Think 2016 was a big year for surprising election results? Here are 7 European elections set to tear-up the political rulebook

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