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Austria's Kurz calls for snap election after vice-chancellor corruption scandal
Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz on Saturday announced fresh elections after his coalition collapsed following a video sting that forced his deputy, far-right leader Heinz-Christian Strache, to resign.



Cheers and jeers as Europe's far-right rallies in Milan
Nationalist parties from across Europe held a rally on Saturday, led by Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini, promising to reshape the continent following next week's EU parliamentary election.



Austria's far-right Vice Chancellor resigns over video scandal
Austrian Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache of the far-right Freedom Party said on Saturday he was stepping down and would be replaced by Transport Minister Norbert Hofer after an embarrassing video of him was published by German media.



Salvini seeks European nationalist unity at Milan rally
Italian far-right leader Matteo Salvini gathers Europe’s disparate nationalists for a rally in Milan on Saturday, seeking to forge a united front ahead of European elections.



Divide and influence: Russia and the EU elections
Fears have been rising in Europe about Russian influence – some claim Russian interference – especially with EU elections looming. But are those fears founded? Our reporters Catherine Norris Trent, Julie Dungelhoeff and Anya Stroganova bring you this in-depth investigation, filmed in Russia and across Europe.



Labour withdraws from Brexit talks as Theresa May's premiership crumbles
Britain's tumultuous divorce from the European Union was again in disarray on Friday after the opposition Labour Party declared last-ditch talks dead due to Prime Minister Theresa May's crumbling government.



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