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Netherlands police arrests foil ‘major terrorist attack’

Police in the Netherlands have arrested seven men over an alleged plot to carry out what they describe as a major terrorist attack involving guns and explosives. Police say the men were trying to source AK47s, hand grenades and bomb materials to carry out their attack. The men, aged between 21 and 34, were arrested […]

Italy’s populists agree budget to ‘abolish poverty’

Image copyright Reuters Image caption A lone voice? Italy’s economy minister is at odds with his government on how much there is to spend Italy’s populist government has come to an agreement over spending as it tries to “end poverty” with its first budget. A joint statement from Five Star and the League late on […]

Netherlands police arrests foil ‘major terrorist attack’

Police in the Netherlands have arrested seven men over an alleged plot to carry out what they describe as a major terrorist attack involving guns and explosives. Police say the men were trying to source AK47s, hand grenades and bomb materials to carry out their attack. The men, aged between 21 and 34, were arrested […]

Italy budget under pressure over plan to ‘abolish poverty’

Image copyright Reuters Image caption A lone voice? Italy’s economy minister is at odds with his government on how much there is to spend A vow by Italy’s populist leaders to “end poverty” is in jeopardy because of a clash with the economy minister. Technocrat Giovanni Tria wants to stick to lower spending to avoid […]

Netherlands police arrests foil ‘major terrorist attack’

Police in the Netherlands have arrested seven men over an alleged plot to carry out what they describe as a major terrorist attack involving guns and explosives. Police say the men were trying to source AK47s, hand grenades and bomb materials to carry out their attack. The men, aged between 21 and 34, were arrested […]

Italy budget under pressure over plan to ‘abolish poverty’

Image copyright Reuters Image caption A lone voice? Italy’s economy minister is at odds with his government on how much there is to spend Italy’s populist government has vowed to “end poverty” with its first budget plans on Thursday. The ambitious spending plans of the government put it in conflict with European powers, who want […]

Police chief stabbed to death in southern France

Image copyright AFP Image caption Mr FiloĆ© was stabbed in the street in the city centre A police chief has been stabbed to death in the city of Rodez, in southern France, outside the city hall. Pascal FiloĆ© was stabbed three times in the middle of the street by an individual known to police. French […]

Jo Cox: Brussels square named after murdered UK MP

Image caption Jo Cox’s sister Kim Leadbeater addressed the ceremony as her parents Gordon and Jean (2 and 3 from R) looked on A small square in the heart of Brussels has been named in memory of murdered British MP Jo Cox. Right-wing extremist Thomas Mair attacked Mrs Cox, 41, in her constituency in West […]

UK poisoning suspect ‘real identity revealed’

Image copyright Bellingcat / PA Image caption Anatoliy Chepiga 2003 passport photo and (right) the picture of Ruslan Boshirov, released by police An investigative journalism website has published what it says is the real identity of one of the Russian intelligence officers suspected of the Salisbury nerve agent poisoning. The Bellingcat group claims the man […]

UK poisoning suspect ‘real identity revealed’

Image copyright Bellingcat / PA Image caption Anatoliy Chepiga 2003 passport photo and (right) the picture of Ruslan Boshirov, released by police An investigative journalism website has published what it says is the real identity of one of the Russian intelligence officers suspected of the Salisbury nerve agent poisoning. The Bellingcat group claims the man […]