2 March 2015 Last updated at 01:42

Mass rally for Nemtsov in Moscow

Tens of thousands of people march in Moscow to honour Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, who was shot dead on Friday.


Estonian Prime Minister Taavi Roivas arriving at a European Union summit in Brussels - 24 October 2014Estonia ruling party wins election

Estonia's ruling party has won national elections and is expected to form a governing coalition after defeating its pro-Russian rival.

Seed vault entrance (Image: Global Crop Diversity Trust)First tree seeds for Doomsday vault

The Svalbard "Doomsday" seed vault, which protects the world's food crops, accepts its first consignment of seeds from forest tree species.

Other Top Stories

Gavin Hewitt

Gavin Hewitt Article written by Gavin Hewitt Gavin Hewitt Europe editor

Greek crisis deepens amid EU tensions

As time pressures mount, a deal to settle the Greek bailout crisis still hangs in the balance.

Read full article

Special Reports

A woman reacts after explaining that her house was damaged during fighting between pro-Russian separatists and Ukrainian forcesUkraine crisis

In-depth features and background on Ukraine conflict

More from Europe

Business

BBC World Service

News and analysis in 27 languages

Languages continued (2 of 4)
Languages continued (3 of 4)
Languages continued (4 of 4)

Features & Analysis

Explore the BBC

Programmes

BBC iPlayer
  • An archaeological site in Plovdiv, BulgariaThe Travel Show Watch

    Archaeologists open up an ancient city which makes Rome and Athens look like youngsters


Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.