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As Estonia celebrates its 100th anniversary, SI HAWKINS finds an unusual national symbol at the centre of commemorations, which chronicles every twist of the country’s exceptionally eventful century

MICHAEL WHITE on the looming conclusion for Brexit’s ring a ring o’roses and why we’re all about to fall down

Never mind Brexit Britain – next year will be a defining one for the EU. Former Europe minister DENIS MacSHANE looks ahead to a momentous 2019

Logic- and despots - might favour other systems, but, as Peter Trudgill explains, traditional units of measurements still endure.

SOPHIE WALKER, leader of the Women’s Equality Party, on how Brexit menaces the feminist cause, and how best to combat it

Paul Connew looks at whether Donald Trump fatally wounded his presidency after his meeting with Vladimir Putin.

The co-ordinated Twitter bashing by key Corbynistas shows what the Labour leader really thinks of Brexit, writes Jonathan Hendrick.

ANGELA JAMESON explores Italy’s new government and what it might mean for the EU

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

With the UK entry in Lisbon this weekend unlikely to go with a boom-bang-a-bang, Roy Delaney investigates the reasons behind Britain’s malaise and wonders whether the country can transform its fortunes

For EU citizens who had been offered the right to remain in the UK the Government has failed to “take back control”, explains Paul Stein.

STEVE ANGLESEY names the worst Brexiteers of the week

The old jibe that the EU is undemocratic just doesn’t bear up to scrutiny, says MALCOLM TURNER. It is high time this myth was debunked.

From his position inside UKIP GAWAIN TOWLER witnessed the rise of pan-European nationalism. In his first article since quitting as communications chief he offers an insight into a worrying trend.

Finland is trialling a revolutionary system of giving people a basic income, regardless of whether they are in work or not. WikiTRIBUNE’s LYDIA MORRISH visits the country to see how the experiment is working.

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

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

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 mid-90s saw the triumph of two very different double acts – Robson and Jerome and the Gallagher brothers.

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.

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

By now, everyone has heard of Hygge, right? These 60 European words with no English equivalent will excite wordsmiths and fans of unusual phrases

The sinister implications of Brexit for wildlife have rather gone under the radar thus far. But it is likely that we will all see the impact soon enough

There are few ways to relax that are more European than a trip to a spa. But there are also few things more fraught with potential embarrassment. Here, we provide a guide to the etiquette expected

Why the credit crunch continues to cripple parts of the continent, how Tony Blair blocked a European army and how the EU can cure its ills

There is a lot more to winter sports than skiing and snowboarding. And, far more places to experience them than just the Alps. We pick 10 places for snow and sport

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

Bernard Sumner recounts his cultural European journey, from the early days of Joy Division to New Order’s latest album

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