French President Francois Hollande said Saturday that France would close its embassy in Yemen over security fears for "several days", after Germany and Britain took the same precaution.
Stockholm was thronged by an estimated 60,000 participants for Saturday's gay pride festival. Hundreds of thousands of spectators also lined the parade route.
Spaniards overwhelmingly believe Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy lied when he denied taking any money after his name appeared in a corruption scandal according to an opinion poll
Two Islamist Lebanese-Swedish brothers who left their Scandinavian home for Lebanon, have died fighting alongside Syrian rebels, their cousin and a local cleric said on Saturday.
Syria's main opposition group called Saturday for the immediate release of an Italian Jesuit priest, Father Paolo Dall'Oglio, who went to negotiate with jihadists and who is feared to have been taken prisoner
In a week of jewellery heists on the French Riviera, another theft has been reported at the billionaires' resort of the Hotel de Saint Jean Cap Ferrat, east of Nice.
Sweden's favourite little princess is set to be immortalized forever in a new stamp.
The Philippines is purchasing a surplus French Navy vessel to boost its forces in the South China Sea where it has an ongoing territorial dispute with China.
The mercury is set to go beyond 30C in some parts of the country with experts suggesting the weekend may produce the warmest day of 2013.
Brazilian international Neymar and new manager Gerardo Martino got their first taste of the Camp Nou on Friday as Barcelona destroyed Santos 8-0 to lift the Joan Gamper trophy.
The city of Rome has barred private vehicles from using the main road to the amphitheatre in order to protect the iconic monument that has been blackened by pollution and is in a poor state.
Germany has cancelled surveillance accords dating from the late 1960s with the United States and Britain in the wake of revelations about vast US online spying.
A 16-year-old Swedish girl in eastern Sweden has died from an allergic reaction following a meal of tacos, with her family members now claiming that Swedish food needs clearer packaging contents.
Germany will close its embassy in Yemen on Sunday and Monday for security reasons, a spokesman for the foreign ministry said Saturday.
The recent pardoning of a Spanish paedophile by Morocco's King Mohamad VI came in the wake of requests from Spain's secret services, Moroccan and Spanish media have reported.