Austria could see election 'in autumn' after coalition ends

Austria could see election 'in autumn' after coalition ends..

David Brooks 14-May, 11:25 24 BBC

Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern has said he expects an early election "in the autumn" after his coalition partners abruptly ended their...


Moscow protests over demolition of Soviet-era homes

Moscow protests over demolition of Soviet-era homes..

David Brooks 14-May, 11:25 12 BBC

Thousands of people took to Moscow's streets to protest against plans to demolish their Soviet-era homes. The three- to five-storey Soviet...


Julian Assange: Ecuador 'concerned' over lack of progress

Julian Assange: Ecuador 'concerned' over lack of progress..

Joseph Williams 14-May, 10:32 25 BBC

Ecuador has voiced concern over the "serious lack of progress" by the Swedish government in dealing with Wikileaks founder Julian Assange. ...


Eurovision Song Contest: Portugal winner 'didn't understand votes'

Eurovision Song Contest: Portugal winner 'didn't understand..

Emily Kelly 14-May, 09:18 27 BBC

Portugal has won this year's Eurovision Song contest with a poignant love song, sung in Portuguese. In the early hours of Sunday morning...


Cyber-attack threat escalating - Europol

Cyber-attack threat escalating - Europol..

Andrew Martin 14-May, 06:20 30 BBC

Cyber-attack has hit more than 200,000 victims in 150 countries, says Europol chief, warning of "escalating threat" Cyber-attack has hit...


Greece train hits house after derailing, killing two

Greece train hits house after derailing, killing two..

Anna Torres 14-May, 06:00 33 BBC

At least two people have been killed and others seriously injured after a passenger train derailed in northern Greece, officials say. The...


Angela Merkel faces key test in German state election

Angela Merkel faces key test in German state election..

Antonio Roberts 14-May, 00:06 47 BBC

Voters in Germany's most populous state are going to the polls in an election seen as a crucial test for Chancellor Angela Merkel. Polls...


Emmanuel Macron to be sworn in as French president

Emmanuel Macron to be sworn in as French president..

Emily Kelly 13-May, 23:50 80 BBC

Tight security is in place across Paris for the inauguration of Emmanuel Macron as France's president. Mr Macron, an independent, won a...


Eurovision 2017: Portugal's ballad win Eurovision 2017

Eurovision 2017: Portugal's ballad win Eurovision 2017..

Lily Evans 13-May, 19:26 47 BBC

Portugal have won the Eurovision Song Contest for the first time in the competition's history. Salvador Sobral won the contest with his...


Turkey tourist bus falls from cliff, killing 20

Turkey tourist bus falls from cliff, killing 20..

Mia Mason 13-May, 10:01 36 BBC

At least 20 people have died after a tourist bus fell from a cliff near the southern Turkey seaside resort of Marmaris. Another 11 were...


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