She may well become France's next premiere dame. In portraits of Brigitte Macron, journalists often focus on the age difference to Emmanuel Macron, 24 years younger than her. But who is this woman really?
The Knights of Malta have elected Giacomo Dalla Torre as their new temporary leader. His predecessor, Britain's Matthew Festing, resigned in January after a quarrel with Pope Francis over distributing condoms.
Marine Le Pen has said she would pick a non-member of the far-right National Front party for prime minister if she wins the run-off vote for the presidency. Le Pen herself has stepped aside from the FN leadership.
Anti-Putin activists have demonstrated against the Russian president in several cities across Russia. With the presidential elections coming up, opposition leaders are hoping to galvanize their base.
Great things are expected of Berlin: a bastion of freedom and creativity, a laid-back city where being different is accepted. But the city is still looking for itself, says guest columnist Carmen-Francesca Banciu.
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has told European leaders that his government will alter a controversial law. EU leaders accused the measures of infringing on academic freedom.
Leaders from 27 EU states have unanimously agreed upon guidelines for negotiations on the UK's divorce from the bloc.
Germany's finance minister has backed a 'hard Brexit' negotiating stance ahead of a negotiating summit in Brussels.
As France prepares for a run-off vote that Emmanuel Macron appears poised to win, his political doppelganger to the south - Italy’s Matteo Renzi - is also likely to clinch a contest. Megan Williams reports from Rome.
Britain must first settle issues of "people, money and Ireland" before talks on a post-Brexit trade deal can start. That's what the EU's Donald Tusk told leaders of the remaining 27 states ahead of a summit in Brussels.
Despite the comfortable margin of victory for the government there is strong opposition to the move by a vocal minority. Montenegro aims to join NATO during a summit meeting in Belgium in May.
France's far-left leader has suggested he will not vote for far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in the French election's run-off. However, he has explicitly refused to endorse Emmanuel Macron.
Pope Francis has called on Muslim leaders to unite in blocking the flow of money and arms to jihadi groups. The Catholic pontiff has also paid tribute to the victims of recent attacks on Coptic churches.
Hungarian officials have argued that the new fence will secure both Hungary and the EU from additional migrants. International groups have criticized Hungary for its recent anti-migration measures.
The outbreak of violence in Skopje is hardly surprising. The attack on the Macedonian parliament is the result of a long-planned attempt to destroy democracy, says DW's Boris Georgievski.
After a campaign full of surprises, France is voting today in what is expected to be a tightly-contested presidential election. DW has rounded up the best content to keep you informed.
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From decommissioned train carriages to an old greenhouse and even a disused feed silo: I bet you’ve never seen houses as bizarre as this!
The sea, the sky and the golden sands in between. Secluded coves, hidden beaches, and gorgeous little towns. The Côte d'Azur or French Riviera has all you need for a perfect vacation.
For the last six weeks, French artist Guillaume Bottazzi has been creating a vast mural in honor of the victims of the Brussels terror attacks.
Many top modernist architects left their mark on Wrocław - the 2016 European Capital of Culture. We'll show you some well preserved buildings from the period between the two world wars around this city in western Poland.
For one whole week, Euromaxx will be presenting some of the most unusual hotels found in Europe.
Europe's many weird and wonderful festivals
Across Europe, modern concert halls are no longer relying on spectacular performances alone. The architecture of the venue itself is designed to signal: this is where music is being played!
Fans of amusement parks have a smorgasbord to choose from in Europe. Here are ten tips for parks that deserve a place at the very top of anyone's list.
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