This is a developing story, please check back for more
(Read More: Berlusconi Rules Out Alliance With Monti)
(Read More: European Shares Sharply Lower on Italy Poll Results)
Greece is submitting a long-awaited list of reforms to lenders on Friday in the hope it will unlock badly needed cash, a Greek official said.
The Germanwings air tragedy in France this week could push the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) to aannounce new safety recommendations.
In the wake of Tuesday's plane crash, Lufthansa may already be offering settlements to the families of the 150 passengers who were killed.
Prime Minister David Cameron won the first TV encounter of a close national election in Britain, an opinion poll showed.
Get the best of CNBC in your inbox
Under new laws, people who live in London can share their home for up to 90 days without a permit. James McClure of Airbnb joins CNBC to discuss.
With the Nigerian public heading to the polls shortly, Manji Cheto, political risk analyst at Teneo Intelligence, talks about what to expect.
European equities closed mixed Friday, trading cautiously after heavy losses, as investors dismissed concerns over the growing political conflict in Yemen.