ISIS threatens to behead Obama, make America Muslim nation: Reports
ISIS threatens to behead Obama, make America Muslim nation: Reports

In a grisly propaganda video, the Islamic State (ISIS) has threatened to behead US President Barack Obama in the White House while also saying that they will transform America into a Muslim country.

Germany calls on Greece to show `fairness` to Europeans

German Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel on Wednesday urged the new government in Greece to show "fairness" to fellow citizens in Germany and Europe who have helped bail out the crisis-ridden country.

World leaders join last survivors in recalling Auschwitz
World leaders join last survivors in recalling Auschwitz

World leaders joined around 300 Auschwitz survivors at the site of the former Nazi death camp on Tuesday to mark 70 years since its liberation by Soviet troops, an anniversary held in the shadow of war in Ukraine and a rise in anti-Semitism in Europe.

Barack Obama issues warning on Auschwitz anniversary

 US President Barack Obama marked the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz on Tuesday with a warning that the world needs to combat resurgent anti-Semitism. 

Anti-jihadist raids net five in France, three in Belgium

Police in France and Belgium arrested eight suspected militant Islamists on Tuesday in dawn raids three weeks after jihadists killed 17 people in Paris.

Last survivors recall Auschwitz, ask if lessons learned

Around 300 survivors of the Auschwitz death camp were gathering on Tuesday to mark 70 years since its liberation by Soviet troops, joined by world leaders for a commemoration held in the shadow of war in Ukraine and a rise in anti-Semitism in Europe.

Europe`s Jewish leader fears `exodus` over rising extremism

Europe is facing a new Jewish exodus in the face of rising anti-Semitism and extremism, the head of the European Jewish Congress (EJC) said Monday.

`Unnatural` Greek coalition could be short-lived: Analysts
`Unnatural` Greek coalition could be short-lived: Analysts

An "unnatural" coalition government formed Monday between anti-austerity party Syriza and nationalist Independent Greeks could prove short-lived, analysts said.

British PM warns of uncertainty after Greek vote

British Prime Minister David Cameron warned of economic risks across Europe after anti-austerity party Syriza swept to victory in Greece`s general elections on Sunday.

Greece votes with Europe austerity on the line

Greece voted Sunday in a crucial general election that could bring the radical Syriza party to power and present the strongest challenge yet to austerity policies for struggling European Union nations.

Ukraine cedes airport on one of bloodiest days of war

Ukrainian forces on Thursday ceded a long-disputed airport to Russian-backed rebels as an upsurge in clashes killed nearly 50 people and punctured Europe`s latest push for peace in the nine-month war.

Paris attacks `despite mass surveillance`: Snowden

French intelligence did not prevent the Paris attacks despite benefitting from "most intrusive" surveillance laws because suspects are "buried under data", US whistleblower Edward Snowden said on Wednesday.

France`s far-right hopes radical leftists win in Greece

The leader of France`s far-right National Front (FN) said on Tuesday that she hopes the radical left-wing Syriza party will win Greece`s general election.

Paris attacks suspects face charges as Europe hunts jihadists

Four men suspected of supplying one of the gunmen behind the Paris attacks with weapons and vehicles were brought before an anti-terror judge on Tuesday, the first to face possible charges over the shootings that shook France to its core.

Paris to sue Fox News for reports on Muslim `no-go zones`

The city of Paris said on Tuesday it plans to sue US chain Fox News for reports that there were "no-go zones" in the French capital that police and non-Muslims avoid.

`Russian forces` attack Ukraine troops in separatist east

Ukraine on Tuesday accused Russian forces of attacking its soldiers after crossing over into the ex-Soviet state`s war-wrecked separatist east in violation of a September truce deal.

Italy in new swoop against notorious `Ndrangheta

Italian police on Tuesday made 31 arrests in connection with an alleged plot by an offshoot of the notorious `Ndrangheta crime group to take control of Rome`s cocaine trade.

Ukraine airport battle intensifies, Russia against peace talks

Russian-backed insurgents on Tuesday assaulted the remnants of a Ukrainian force hanging onto a ruined airport near the rebels` main stronghold as Moscow poured cold water on the prospect of peace talks.

Uber says it can create 50,000 jobs in Europe

The car-sharing start-up Uber can create as many as 50,000 jobs in Europe this year as part of a "new partnership" with European cities, its chief executive told a conference in Munich.

EU seeks anti-terror help from Muslim countries after Paris attacks
EU seeks anti-terror help from Muslim countries after Paris attacks

EU ministers called Monday for an alliance with Muslim countries to fight the growing Islamist militant threat, with Europe on high alert after the deadly Paris attacks and anti-terrorism raids in Belgium.