French restaurants, bars and cafes face a busy evening before a month-long city curfew begins.
It is the latest in a string of charges against ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy, which he denies.
Boris Johnson has not walked away from trade talks – but says the EU must change direction to save them.
If the UK leaves the EU without a trade deal it will have to trade on WTO terms.
The BBC’s Ros Atkins looks at one country that has been an outlier from the start of the pandemic.
The World Health Organization’s warning comes as major European cities impose urgent new rules.
Czech schools shut, a partial Dutch lockdown will start and new French measures will be announced.
The Dutch government approves plans to allow euthanasia for some terminally ill children.
The 39-year-old says she was paid €500,000 by a former top Vatican official accused of embezzlement.
Shelling stokes civilian anger in the Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict, say BBC reporters on both sides.