Donald Tusk says there is no room for "any kind" of mediation or action on Catalonia.
Leaders gather for a crunch summit as the UK faces EU calls to do more to break the deadlock.
Reporters covering the EU summit in Brussels share how their countries see a "no deal" Brexit.
The portrait is thought to be a minor work painted by the Spanish artist while living in the US.
Spain is to begin the process of imposing direct rule on Catalonia after a disputed independence vote.
Sons of the journalist killed in Malta say they are "not interested in justice without change".
Madrid has warned it could impose direct rule, suspending the region's autonomy.
A friend of murdered Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia on her death and corruption in Malta.
Tom Karen found fame after he designed the Raleigh Chopper bike.
British soldiers opened the first concentration camp in Russia in 1918, during World War One. To locals it was known as "Death Island".
Authorities in one city in Turkey have put pink women-only buses in service, designed to protect female passengers from harassment.
What are the views of Catalans on both sides of the argument?
How Catalonia's bid for independence could change the map of Europe.
The Kremlin welcomes her candidacy while commentators say it may split the opposition.
Joseph Muscat said he was "flabbergasted" when he heard Daphne Caruana Galizia was killed in a car bomb.
The incident took place on the bankrupt airline's final long-haul flight.
Experts say the findings are exciting but unlikely to explain the causes for all dyslexia.
Douglas Ross is to miss a debate on universal credit because he is officiating in a Champions League match.
The deputy prime minister speaks out as a deadline nears for Catalan leaders to drop a secession plan.
Labour says the "further delay" shows "the government's Brexit strategy is in paralysis".
The country's interior minister resigns after dozens died in the second major fire this year.
Chechen rebels seized a packed theatre in central Moscow and took hundreds of people hostage for two days.
Spain's tourism sector may be booming, but hotel cleaners are getting as little as €1,400 a month.
New Paris street signs say Charles Nungesser and Francois Coli did fly across the Atlantic in 1927.
Les Inrockuptibles defends making Bertrand Cantat - who killed his girlfriend - its cover star.
Demonstrators demanding major anti-corruption reforms vow to stay put, setting up tents in Kiev.
At least 41 people died in Portugal and four in Spain in a wave of wildfires.
A candlelit protest is held after a Spanish judge jails two Catalan pro-independence leaders.
The murder of Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia is seen as an attack on democracy.
Some 245,000 homes and businesses were left without electricity in Ireland alone.