The Latest: EU urges Kenya to publish all election results

2017-08-16 18:41

The European Union's election observer mission in Kenya is calling on the government to promptly publish all results forms of the disputed August 8 vote.

Kenya's Odinga mulls next move on disputed election

2017-08-14 18:53

Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga was weighing his next move to contest an election he claims was rigged after defying pressure at home and from abroad to take his complaints to the courts.

EU to call contaminated eggs crisis meeting

2017-08-11 11:15

The EU will call an emergency meeting of ministers over insecticide-tainted eggs, European Health Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis says, appealing for an end to "blaming and shaming" over the scandal.

Foreign observers urge patience as Kenya awaits poll results

2017-08-10 20:21

Foreign observers deployed to oversee Kenya's general elections have called for patience while votes are counted as accusations by the opposition of rigging sparked angry protests.

Kenya opposition demands Odinga be 'declared president'

2017-08-10 17:25

Kenya's main opposition coalition has demanded that its candidate Raila Odinga be declared president, claiming it had evidence he had won an election that has already led to angry protests over fraud claims.

UK's booming jobs market leaves firms struggling to fill posts

2017-08-08 09:30

Britain’s job market is booming, but concern is increasing about where companies are going to keep finding workers.

Eurozone economy steams ahead as ECB waits for inflation

2017-08-01 12:00

The eurozone economy has expanded apace in the second quarter, a sign the bloc’s upswing is becoming increasingly robust and self-sustaining.

Poland ordered to suspend logging in primeval forest

2017-07-29 22:09

The European Union's top court has ordered Poland's right-wing government to suspend logging in the ancient Bialowieza forest pending a final judgement.

Italy moving quickly on plan to deploy ships to Libya

2017-07-27 21:02

An Italian government plan to deploy vessels in Libyan territorial waters to help fight human trafficking will be presented to parliament early next week, Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni has said.

May loses chief strategist in latest UK govt departure

2017-07-27 12:38

Theresa May’s director of strategy has become the latest member of her senior team to quit, leaving the premier without the authors of her Brexit vision at a critical time.


UK seeks interim customs union with EU to smooth Brexit

2017-08-15 10:44

The UK government says it wants to maintain tariff-free, bureaucracy-light trade with the European Union for a period after Brexit and perhaps permanently.

Hong Kong scrambles to inspect EU eggs as insecticide found

2017-08-12 11:16

Hong Kong is increasing inspections of eggs imported from Europe, officials say, after some were found to be contaminated with an insecticide in a scandal which has now spread beyond the EU.

Top Africa stories: Kenya, Zambia, Zimbabwe

2017-08-11 06:09

Ex-president Thabo Mbeki has commended Kenyans for the peaceful and orderly way the country conducted their elections, and Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa's ally says a coup is likely in Zim if Mugabe fails to carefully choose his successor.

Europe tries to crack egg scandal

2017-08-10 18:28

Dutch investigators have arrested two suspects from a firm at the centre of a probe into insecticide-tainted eggs.

London slump drags UK house-price growth to a standstill

2017-08-10 09:44

UK property prices have stagnated in July as a slump in London values spread to neighbouring areas, according to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

EU mulling 'range of actions' on Venezuela

2017-08-02 17:21

The European Union is discussing a "whole range of actions" against Venezuela over its political crisis but is likely to stop short of sanctions, say officials and sources.

UK takes two steps forward, one step back on Brexit plan

2017-07-31 11:30

The semblance of unity behind a life-as-normal and business-as-usual Brexit didn’t last.

Italy approves naval support to Libya to fight trafficking

2017-07-28 20:28

The Italian government has approved sending Italian naval units to help Libya's coast guard combat migrant trafficking following a request by the northern African nation

EU gives emergency support for Greek refugee crisis

2017-07-27 20:01

The European Commission is announcing a new emergency support package for Greece to help it deal with the refugee crisis that has seen tens of thousands of migrants and refugees stuck in the country.

Egypt tells EU no 'compromise' over Qatar

2017-07-25 19:47

Egypt has warned the EU that four Arab states would accept no compromise in their dispute with Qatar over allegations that the gas-rich emirate supports terrorism.

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