Europe

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Hungary to bus migrants to border

Hungary is to send buses to transport migrants to Austria’s border after they began walking there earlier on Friday. A large group of migrants left Budapest station on foot after a stand-off with police, defying…


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Migrants sweep away national perceptions

Mass movement sees the US and UK undergo historic role reversals, writes Simon Schama ©AP Before our eyes, as drowned children are washed up on the shores of our shame, two great nations are undergoing…


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It’s official: money can buy happiness

©Bloomberg Forget what your parents, your self-help guides or your religion may have told you: money can buy you happiness. That, at least, is the conclusion from the number crunchers at the UK’s Office for…


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G20 tries to lift global economic gloom

©AFP Policymakers from the world’s largest economies will seek to break the mood of pessimism hanging over the global economy and financial markets with a reassuring statement on Saturday predicting an increase in growth. The…


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Germany seizes fake Syrian passports

Image copyright AFP Image caption Syrian passports may be a shortcut to asylum for fraudulent claimants German customs officers have seized packages containing Syrian passports and police suspect they are being sold illegally to asylum…


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Nazi train 'finders' go public

Image copyright TVP.INFO Image caption Andreas Richter, left, and Piotr Koper, centre, gave a statement to Polish channel TVP Two men who claim to have found a Nazi train said to be laden with gold…


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The sea women of Jeju

For centuries, female divers on a South Korean island have made their living by harvesting seaweed. The women, some in their eighties, talk about a tradition that could soon be consigned to the past ©Daun…


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London’s Camden rocks the boat

The once-grubby canalside district has the third-highest number of start-ups in the capital as it looks to compete with Shoreditch ©Doug Armand/Getty Images Canal boat at Camden Lock, north London In Camden Town you can…


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Hungary migrants march as EU leaders meet

Next Thumbnails Previous Thumbnails Patience ran out among hundreds of refugees trapped in Hungary on Friday, with many organising marches, mass walkouts and sit-in demonstrations across the country. Hungary has become the focal point of…


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Wikipedia’s struggle to save its soul

The online encyclopedia’s founding principles of independence are under attack, writes Murad Ahmed ©AFP Few of Wikipedia’s ubiquitous users treat its articles as gospel. But, given the boast that its pages cannot be bought, many…