Nato jets to monitor Ukraine border
Nato announces it will deploy Awacs reconnaissance planes in Poland and Romania to monitor the crisis in Ukraine.
Bayern boss admits massive tax fraud
Uli Hoeness, president of European football champions Bayern Munich, admits in court that he defrauded the German tax authorities of 18m euros (£15m; $25m).
Spain says rubber bullet use wrong
Police should not have fired rubber bullets at migrants during an incident in which 15 people drowned, Spain's interior minister admits.
Trust in the internet 'now missing'
European Commission vice-president Neelie Kroes says that for billions of people around the world trust in the internet is "now missing".
Dutch tram pile-up leaves 33 hurt
Three trams have crashed into each other in the Dutch city of Rotterdam, leaving 33 people hurt.
World's largest banana firm created
Irish fruit firm Fyffes and US rival Chiquita are to merge, creating the world's largest banana company.
Spain opera director Mortier dies
Gerard Mortier, who spearheaded an operatic production of Brokeback Mountain at Madrid's Teatro Real, dies aged 70.
Iran sees nuclear deal 'in months'
Iran's foreign minister tells the visiting EU foreign policy chief a nuclear deal could come in months but Catherine Ashton stresses there is no guarantee.
Sarkozy phone 'tapped by judges'
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has had his phone tapped on the orders of judges investigating alleged campaign donations from Libya, it is claimed.
GB wheelchair curlers beat Sweden
Great Britain's wheelchair curlers beat Sweden and South Korea in the round-robin phase at the Sochi Winter Paralympics.
Ukraine beat Russia to biathlon gold
Vitaliy Lukyanenko wins Ukraine's first gold at the Sochi Winter Paralympics, in the men's 7.5km visually impaired biathlon.
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