France’s large share of low-achiever students

The Italian referendum: The Pope, the Emperor and the EU

Teaching European Studies in times of crisis

Atomkraft in Europa

Next act of Italian opera in hands of its president

German group’s bid defence tests EU takeover rules

Five things to look out for at ECB meeting

Spain wakes up to risk posed by long-term joblessness

Pope Francis condemns the ‘sickness’ of fake news

Turkish military purge has ‘degraded’ Nato, says general

Renzi formally resigns as Italian prime minister

UK and Germany face EU action on ‘dieselgate’

Italy demands more time to rescue Monte dei Paschi

The Brief from Brussels: EU opens new volunteer corps

Merkel can still command support — for a price

Khodorkovsky recovers $100m frozen in Ireland

Fresh Cyprus talks set for next month

EU launches new volunteer scheme

Pourquoi (Via) Charlemagne ?

Europe needs a holistic policy framework to drive down CO2 emissions

Enhancing Traceability to Combat Counterfeiting and Illicit Trade

Germany’s CDU votes to limit dual citizenship

EM banks in worse state than during financial crisis

Trio of banks hit back at Euribor-rigging fine

Post-Renzi election runs into Italian election law

The view from Brussels: Interview with “Merkel’s man in Brussels”, German MEP David McAllister

Secrecy is killing the European project

Profits in China: not safe

Political System and Youth Organisations

Celebrating Europe-Israeli Friendship

La faiblesse de la politique étrangère européenne face à la tentative d’un « ré-impérialisme » russe

Will the EU defend humanitarian assistance to migrants?

Turks urged to back lira against ‘tyranny of dollar’

Matteo Renzi was humbled by jumble of rivals

QE should fund infrastructure, says BlackRock

The Brief from Brussels: Barnier sees new Brexit deal deadline

NATO, EU agree cooperation deals

EU’s Brexit czar eyes 2018 deal with UK

Illegal trade in companion animals: time for the EU to act

New Old Approaches to Affordable Housing in the EU?

New EU framework has strong rhetoric on human development – but questions remain about money for its implementation

Fact Of The Day: turbulent contradictory elections’ weekend for the EU:

The Brief from Brussels: Mixed results in Austria, Italy

Renzi waves ‘arrivederci’ after crushing referendum defeat – and the sky hasn’t fallen in

Liberals ponder Verhofstadt’s chances for parliament top post

[Interview] Polish government in bid to defund NGOs

[Column / Brexit Briefing] Davis brings Brexit back to reality

Countdown to Italy’s future

[Ticker] Talks on wholesale roaming rules to start

[Ticker] Lead MEP Dieselgate committee: Italy and Slovakia will cooperate

[Ticker] Transparency NGO sues EU commission on Turkey deal

More jihadi attacks likely in Europe, Europol says

[Ticker] Pro-EU liberal wins UK by-election

States seek softer access to EU wifi fund

[Ticker] Finnish support for Nato drops, Russia-scepticism grows

Tusk: Trump poses risk for Western unity on Russia

[Ticker] Cyprus talks to resume in January

[Ticker] Documents from German NSA inquiry released

Austrians ponder shift to far right

[Analysis] Hollande’s withdrawal increases election uncertainties

The Brief from Brussels: Italy’s high-stakes referendum, Tunisia’s president presses EU

[Investigation] Dieselgate witness contradicts EU commission on test evidence

[Ticker] Transport commissioner ‘not aware’ of legal action on emissions

Italy’s referendum – what’s at stake for the EU?

New ONS figures put EU and non-EU immigration almost on same level