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What is Boris Johnson doing in Germany and France?

European powers have already ruled out renegotiating Britain's departure from the EU.

What is Boris Johnson doing in Germany and France?

Migrants

Ocean Viking rescue ship awaits port access in latest standoff

Hundreds, including children, stranded onboard Ocean Viking as Malta denies entry and Italy ignores docking requests.

Ocean Viking rescue ship awaits port access in latest standoff

Europe

Russian humanoid robot Fedor to travel to space

Fedor has the ambitious task of putting Russia ahead in the space race.

Europe

Brexit: UK's Boris Johnson in Europe to lobby leaders

Mixed messages from Germany and France as UK Prime Minister Johnson lobbies leaders on no-deal exit from the EU.

Inside Story

Will Matteo Salvini be Italy's next prime minister?

Far-right leader wants to force snap vote as his League party is gaining popularity for its tough stance on immigration.

Europe

Italy opposition open to coalition talks with rival Five Star

Amid political crisis, Democratic Party sets out conditions for possible deal with Five Star to stave off early vote.

Italy opposition open to coalition talks with rival Five Star

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Italy leads European share bounce, with Fiat-Renault talks on tap

Milan's FTSE MIB index rebounds after big losses as economists look to Fed's Jackson Hole meeting in US for key signals.

Italy leads European share bounce, with Fiat-Renault talks on tap

Donald Trump

Baffled Danes mock Trump after he scraps trip over Greenland

Many Danes, including politicians, condemn Trump after he cancels visit following Denmark's refusal to sell island.

Baffled Danes mock Trump after he scraps trip over Greenland

Europe

Spain may fine Open Arms rescue ship $1m

The Open Arms saga has not ended with the Italian prosecutor's order to bring the scores of rescued people ashore.

Open Arms rescue ship faces $1m fine from Spain

Donald Trump

Trump cancels visit to Denmark after PM rejects sale of Greenland

US president was scheduled to hold talks with Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen.

Trump cancels visit to Denmark after PM rejects sale of Greenland

Europe

Calls for crackdown on illegal eel smuggling from Europe

Legal eel farmers in Europe are pushing for a clampdown on gangs smuggling the fish to Asia in massive quantities

Brexit

Thousands sign up for Brexit beach party in Netherlands

Organiser says the event will be like 'saying goodbye to a good friend who you hope will return sometime'.

Thousands sign up for Brexit beach party in Netherlands

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Pension funds turn to debt markets after bond downturn

Nordic funds can no longer rely on low-risk, low-reward government bonds and are turning to more profitable investments.

Bond yield downturn forces pension funds to seek more profit

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UK to rip up EU 'freedom of movement' rules

Confusion reigns after officials announce end to migration on day one of Brexit.

UK to rip up EU 'freedom of movement' rules

Europe

Italian PM Conte quits as Salvini pulls support for government

Italy's president will now decide whether to call new elections or ask parties to form a new government.

Italian PM Conte quits as Salvini pulls support for government