European Elections 2019

Divisions among leaders as EU's 'Game of Thrones' begins

European Union leaders hold informal talks in Brussels as they start process to decide who should fill bloc's top jobs.

Europe

Building blocs: EU leaders make post-election deals for top jobs

European leaders are deciding who should take on the continent's most powerful roles as they build new alliances.

Building blocs: EU leaders make post-election deals for top jobs

Greece

Greek conservative party well placed ahead of snap election

Devastating loss for ruling left-wing Syriza party in European election opens door to New Democracy party.

Greek conservative party well placed ahead of snap election

Opinion

Did Putin win the EU elections?

European populists have proclaimed victory at the EU vote. Should the Kremlin rejoice?

Roman Dobrokhotov

by Roman Dobrokhotov

Roman Dobrokhotov

Inside Story

How will nationalists push their agenda in Europe?

The far-right makes gains after the European Parliament elections but not the clean sweep some had feared.

European Elections 2019

Where do the elections leave Europe's nationalists?

Right-wing parties performed strongly, but not as well as expected and parliamentary majorities are not guaranteed.

European Elections 2019

Euro elections: Scotland draws dividing line over Brexit

The voters of Scotland have sent a message: England may have voted to leave the European Union, but we didn't.

Euro elections: Scotland draws dividing line over Brexit

Europe

Europe's leading parties lick wounds after bruising election

Mainstream parties have faced a drubbing at the hands of far-right populists and a rising Green tide.

European Elections 2019

Cyprus elects first Turkish Cypriot to European Parliament

Kizilyurek among six MEPs elected in Sunday's vote by island's Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot communities.

Cyprus elects first Turkish Cypriot to European Parliament

European Elections 2019

EU elections produce fragmented parliament amid high turnout

Centre right and centre left lose European Parliament seats to Greens and Liberals while Eurosceptic parties make gains.

European Elections 2019

Greece's Tsipras to call snap elections after resounding defeat

Greek prime minister's leftist Syriza party suffers big losses in EU parliament and local elections.

Greece's Tsipras to call snap elections after resounding defeat

European Elections 2019

European Parliament elections: High turnout and a changed chamber

The election has been portrayed as a battle between the pro-European establishment and its Eurosceptic challengers.

European Parliament elections: High turnout and a changed chamber

European Elections 2019

Europe's voters elect new parliament as nationalism mounts

European parliament elections reach their climax on Sunday as last 21 nations go to the polls amid battle over EU unity.

Europe's voters elect new parliament as nationalism mounts

Europe

Several injured in Lyon explosion

At least a dozen injured in southeastern French city after an explosion in the famous city centre.

France: More than a dozen injured in Lyon explosion

Roma

The Romanian Roma couple in Italy contesting key local elections

The Tomescus are running on a left-wing platform as racism increases after Salvini called for census targeting the Roma.

The Romanian Roma couple in Italy contesting key local elections