Spanish leader Mariano Rajoy tells MPs that most politicians are not corrupt, a day after his health minister stepped down over a kick-back scandal.
A landmark vote at the European Parliament has called for Google's search business to be separated from its other businesses.
Ukraine's new parliament meets for the first time, as the president says he intends to nominate a foreigner to lead the country's anti-corruption efforts.
Two Frenchmen go on trial in Paris over a hit-and-run accident in which a young Israeli woman was killed by a speeding car in Tel Aviv in 2011.
The government is set to miss its immigration targets as net migration to the UK reaches its highest level since the 2010 general election.
A 24-hour general strike over austerity measures shuts schools and public offices in Greece and thousands demonstrate in Athens.
A one-month jail sentence is given to Bastia's Brazilian striker Brandao for a headbutt in a French league fixture.
Top German companies are told to ensure that 30% of supervisory board positions are held by women from 2016 under a law agreed late on Tuesday.
A Spanish gatecrasher who talked his way into the coronation reception of King Felipe VI faces prosecution over claims he made in a TV interview.
The Algerian army has killed one of the militants responsible for the beheading of a French hiker in September, the justice minister says.
Cameroon's military has freed 16 hostages, including a Polish priest, captured by rebels from the Central African Republic (CAR), the president says.
Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy dismisses a proposal for early elections in Catalonia, where a non-binding independence was held this month.
Anxious times for Turkey's Christians as Pope visits
Oil production in Russia is hard and getting harder
Europe's governments told to get out of news business
Transylvania's castle owners sink their teeth into business
Caucasus women seek independence through clubbing
Juncker no confidence vote fails to gain traction
Big test for Juncker's New Deal
A look back at some of Messi's 72 Champions League goals
Teenagers join fight on both sides in Ukraine's conflict
Juncker reveals giant EU jobs plan
John Simpson: Could the world return to the 1980s?
Women not equal to men, says Erdogan
Albania opens huge Cold War bunker
West 'seeks Russia regime change'