Editorial: Germany’s new hand on the wheel faces a hard road ahead

Editorial: Belarusian border misery is latest instance of EU refugee neurosis

Donohoe says any easing of EU borrowing limits will be ‘challenging’

Editorial: Farewell Angela Merkel and don’t worry, we’ll be okay

Lucinda Creighton: Von der Leyen must hold the line on Poland and Hungary

Brussels says trade barriers can be radically reduced under NI Protocol

Aidan Regan: Diversity of German politics and culture reflected in post-Merkel politics

Lucinda Creighton: We need western Balkan states as much as they need us

Dan O’Brien: Merkel’s successor may face existential challenges to the EU

Tinder owner hopes to end $500m annual fees paid to Apple and Google

Defence department says Ireland would have veto on EU army

Europe at a crossroads: Why Angela Merkel’s departure is just one of the pressing issues facing a troubled continent

Lucinda Creighton: When it comes to security, there’s no substitute for the ‘special relationship’

Aidan Regan: If childcare is an essential service, why do we not provide it publicly?

Lucinda Creighton: Paris terror trial won’t change the past but will serve to remind us of an ever-present threat

Body Shop and Dove launch campaign to save ban on animal testing

Vincent Boland: As the beloved Merkel moves on, so too must Germany

John Walsh: Another refugee crisis could open the door to Eurosceptic populism

Susan O’Keeffe: Merkel’s departure provides huge challenges for Germany – and Europe

Editorial: We cannot abandon Afghanistan to medieval ignorance and horror