What Britons in Europe need to know about the UK government’s ‘votes for life’ pledge

What Britons in Europe need to know about the UK government’s ‘votes for life’ pledge

It's been promised before, but now the UK government says it will act to ensure that British citizens living abroad do not lose their right to vote in the UK even if they have been abroad for over 15 years. Here's what we know about the proposals.

How Austria plans to become carbon neutral by 2040

How Austria plans to become carbon neutral by 2040

OPINION: ‘Nothing can stop Brexit now, we will all feel foreign on February 1st’

OPINION: ‘Nothing can stop Brexit now, we will all feel foreign on February 1st’

Brexit: Britons in Europe urged to look on bright side of ‘devastating’ UK election result

Brexit: Britons in Europe urged to look on bright side of ‘devastating’ UK election result

Austria’s conservatives and greens enter coalition talks

Austria’s conservatives and greens enter coalition talks

Could Austria’s far-right make a comeback in the elections?

Could Austria’s far-right make a comeback in the elections?

Austria set for early elections on September 29

Austria set for early elections on September 29

‘Fierce’ campaign ahead for Austria after Sebastian Kurz voted out

‘Fierce’ campaign ahead for Austria after Sebastian Kurz voted out

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Sebastian Kurz predicts his coalition with the far right will be wrapped up by Christmas

Sebastian Kurz predicts his coalition with the far right will be wrapped up by Christmas

Austrian far right ditches ‘Nazi’ flower for edelweiss

Austrian far right ditches ‘Nazi’ flower for edelweiss

Far right accepts invitation to join Austrian coalition talks

Far right accepts invitation to join Austrian coalition talks

President gives Kurz the job of forming a new Austrian government

President gives Kurz the job of forming a new Austrian government

Austrian far right says it won’t join government unless it gets the interior ministry top job

Austrian far right says it won’t join government unless it gets the interior ministry top job

Jewish group warns of possible anti-Semitic influence if Freedom Party shares power

Jewish group warns of possible anti-Semitic influence if Freedom Party shares power

Election winner Kurz says Austria ‘must play an important role in the EU’

Election winner Kurz says Austria ‘must play an important role in the EU’

Sebastian Kurz promises ‘great change’ as Austria turns to the right

Sebastian Kurz promises ‘great change’ as Austria turns to the right

Sebastian Kurz: Europe’s youngest leader in waiting

Sebastian Kurz: Europe’s youngest leader in waiting

How Austria’s far-right leader Strache brought the Freedom Party back from the brink

How Austria’s far-right leader Strache brought the Freedom Party back from the brink

Why Austria’s Chancellor Kern risks an election fiasco

Why Austria’s Chancellor Kern risks an election fiasco

How Austrian politics could pan out after Sunday’s snap election

How Austrian politics could pan out after Sunday’s snap election

‘Whizz-kid’ Kurz on course to become Chancellor and move Austria to right

‘Whizz-kid’ Kurz on course to become Chancellor and move Austria to right

Austrian party chiefs trade angry exchanges in pre-election debate

Austrian party chiefs trade angry exchanges in pre-election debate

Muslims worried as Austria’s party leaders put spotlight on Islam

Muslims worried as Austria’s party leaders put spotlight on Islam

Why Austria’s ‘wonder boy’ Sebastian Kurz is on course to win election

Why Austria’s ‘wonder boy’ Sebastian Kurz is on course to win election

President talks up European Union ahead of tense Austrian election

President talks up European Union ahead of tense Austrian election

Austria halts anti-terror wall plans after outcry

Austria halts anti-terror wall plans after outcry

AS IT HAPPENED: ‘Whizz-kid’ Kurz’s ÖVP clearly wins Austrian election, as voters turn right

AS IT HAPPENED: ‘Whizz-kid’ Kurz’s ÖVP clearly wins Austrian election, as voters turn right

This is Sebastian Kurz: Austria’s ‘messiah’ to his fans, ‘mini-dictator’ to detractors

This is Sebastian Kurz: Austria’s ‘messiah’ to his fans, ‘mini-dictator’ to detractors

Is Austria heading for a snap election?

Is Austria heading for a snap election?

New President Van der Bellen issues warning on populism

New President Van der Bellen issues warning on populism

Austria chooses its Word of the Year

Austria chooses its Word of the Year

Austria’s far-right puts brave face on election defeat

Austria’s far-right puts brave face on election defeat

What next for Austria’s Freedom Party?

What next for Austria’s Freedom Party?

Van der Bellen vows to be president for all Austrians

Van der Bellen vows to be president for all Austrians

The peaks and troughs of Austria’s marathon election

The peaks and troughs of Austria’s marathon election

Will Austrian vote result echo Trump and Brexit?

Will Austrian vote result echo Trump and Brexit?

Feisty final debate in Austrian presidential vote

Feisty final debate in Austrian presidential vote

FPÖ’s Hofer rejects cornflower symbol

FPÖ’s Hofer rejects cornflower symbol

Austria’s presidential rivals clash in TV debate

Austria’s presidential rivals clash in TV debate

Trump victory a ‘wake-up call’ for Austrian vote

Trump victory a ‘wake-up call’ for Austrian vote

Survey: 40 percent of Austrians voted FPÖ at least once

Survey: 40 percent of Austrians voted FPÖ at least once

Austrian churches slam far-right’s ‘God’ slogan

Austrian churches slam far-right’s ‘God’ slogan

Police bodyguard for Van der Bellen after death threats

Police bodyguard for Van der Bellen after death threats

Comedian sets sights on Austrian parliament

Comedian sets sights on Austrian parliament

Austrian election set for early December after ‘gluegate’

Austrian election set for early December after ‘gluegate’

Austrian far-right leader publishes drugs test

Austrian far-right leader publishes drugs test

No president for Austria until next year

No president for Austria until next year

Eagle clutches bananas in new version of Austrian coat of arms

Eagle clutches bananas in new version of Austrian coat of arms

Green Party wins election re-run in Vienna’s Leopoldstadt

Green Party wins election re-run in Vienna’s Leopoldstadt

School book recalled in presidential vote fiasco

School book recalled in presidential vote fiasco

New bill proposes December election date

New bill proposes December election date

Austria’s Hofer wants broader Visegrad group

Austria’s Hofer wants broader Visegrad group

Austrian presidential election postponed

Austrian presidential election postponed

Glue failure could postpone Austrian election

Glue failure could postpone Austrian election

Austrian election risks coming unstuck due to faulty envelopes

Austrian election risks coming unstuck due to faulty envelopes

Expert predicts far-right to win Austrian election

Expert predicts far-right to win Austrian election

First poll predicts Austrian far-right to win election re-run

First poll predicts Austrian far-right to win election re-run

Austrian election investigation into abuse of office continues

Austrian election investigation into abuse of office continues

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Fresh suspicions of vote manipulation in Austria

Fresh suspicions of vote manipulation in Austria

Austrian far-right ‘playing with fire’ over EU referendum

Austrian far-right ‘playing with fire’ over EU referendum

Austria’s election re-run will take place on October 2nd

Austria’s election re-run will take place on October 2nd

In the annulment aftermath

In the annulment aftermath

Austrian court annuls presidential election result

Austrian court annuls presidential election result

Update: Austria must redo presidential election

Update: Austria must redo presidential election

FPÖ failure shows opposition to rightward surge

FPÖ failure shows opposition to rightward surge

A gift for Euroskeptics?

A gift for Euroskeptics?

Austrians choose between Blue and Green this weekend

Austrians choose between Blue and Green this weekend

Sanders triumphs in Austria

Sanders triumphs in Austria

US election countdown: six reasons to get your absentee ballot now
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