The Danish PM became an overnight internet sensation after her ‘selfie’ at Mandela’s memorial went viral
Justice Commissioner, Viviane Reding, hails breakthrough, but critics question whether compulsory targets are the best way forward
One of the country's wealthiest businessmen has announced a multi-million pound boost to the UK Independence Party.
Former Italian Prime Minister compared his family’s experience to that of Jews during the Holocaust
The 16-year-old has been living in Birmingham since being shot on a school bus in Pakistan
Union claims new rules could lead to pilots flying while dangerously fatigued
MEP said the cabinet views his party 'as being part of the lower orders'
Former Ukip MEP Godfrey Bloom has said no “sane” person from a professional background would enter politics now because they face being vilified for holding convictions.
The UK’s gender pay gap is currently 22 per cent – the sixth worst in the EU
European governments must take a public stand against mass surveillance
The German leader’s party finds itself without options after romping home in the polls
‘Missing’ Britons living abroad will be encouraged to register
Lothar Bisky, who died on 13 August at the age of 71, was a politican, who after German reunification helped steer discredited East German communists into the mainstream of national politics. He was among a handful of East German Communists who took the helm of the discredited former ruling Socialist Unity Party following the opening of the Berlin Wall and the removal of the hard-line leadership. They transformed the former Stalinist party into a Western-style left-wing movement that still enjoys support, mostly in former Communist areas of eastern Germany.
But Godfrey Bloom shrugs off criticism saying his remarks would 'probably double my vote in the north of England'
Thirty new members of the House of Lords have been announced by Downing Street, 24 of whom will sit for the Coalition parties.