Italy fears pressure on banks after Brexit

Rome weighs measures to prop up struggling banking sector

EU defence strategy to push for closer integration

Draft casts serious defence integration as ‘the norm’

US moves to mediate in EU political crisis

Kerry pays impromptu visit to London and Brussels

Lagarde urges quick action on Brexit

UK and EU should move together to quell uncertainty, says IMF head

Spain’s elections: Five key takeaways

Result points to another fragmented parliament

Begin divorce process to trigger talks

Stand-off looms between bloc and London over timing of exit clause

Brexit will give EU protectionism clout

The UK has long been a proponent in Brussels of free markets

Rajoy makes surprise gains in Spain poll

Acting prime minister in strong position to lead next government

Eastern Europe ready for Brexit hardball

Keeping benefits and privileges of citizens in UK will be priority

MEPs demand big say over terms of Brexit

Members mobilise to ensure influence over UK’s economic destiny

Merkel at centre of new EU crisis

German chancellor fights to keep what is left of union united

Dublin faces policy crisis over Brexit

Kenny tries to reconcile loyalty to EU with relations to Britain

Iceland elects academic as president

Public trust in politicians rattled by Panama Papers revelations

City ‘suffers’ power shift to eurozone

Lord Hill warns Brussels now holds sway over financial services rules

UK-US special relationship shaky post-Brexit

Washington likely to hasten pivot towards Germany as top Europe ally

Palácio Chiado, Lisbon

Relaxed but sophisticated in the heart of the old town

Euro struggles to escape Brexit shadow

Currency faces renewed pressure if UK exit talks drag on

Rajoy’s opponents underestimated him

Left under pressure to let PM stay and maintain recovery

Britain faces up to waning global clout

Cameron to address parliament; Osborne to reassure on economic stability

Iceland survives by living on dreams

A nation of 330,000 puts faith in itself for Euro 2016

England will drive Scotland from the union

The Scots now face an unwanted choice, writes Philip Stephens

Euro 2016 cheat sheet

Belgium, France and Germany progress at expense of the marvellous minnows

Can Britain wriggle out of Brexit?

Leaving the EU is harder than anyone thought

Labour at war as Corbyn faces rebellion

Shadow ministers resign but party leader’s supporters say he is not going anywhere

Brexit: Haunted Europe

The UK vote to leave throws into doubt the EU’s survival


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