Fear and defiance in Copenhagen after terror
Denmark

Fear and defiance in Copenhagen after terror

Amidst beefed-up security and mixed emotions, Danes begin the process of moving on following two fatal shootings that left the country stunned.

Suspected gunman born and raised in Denmark
Denmark

Suspected gunman born and raised in Denmark

The man who is suspected of having shot two people dead in Copenhagen was 22 years old and born in Denmark, Copenhagen Police said on Sunday.

Copenhagen attacks: terror into the night
Denmark

Copenhagen attacks: terror into the night

It has been a dramatic weekend in Copenhagen. Here is a timeline of events in the terror attack that killed two and injured five.

Gunman maybe inspired by Paris attacks: police
Denmark

Gunman maybe inspired by Paris attacks: police

Man suspected of carrying out shooting attacks in Copenhagen was on the security police's radar prior to the attack, a spokesman said.

Netanyahu urges Danish Jews to move to Israel
Denmark

Netanyahu urges Danish Jews to move to Israel

Israeli PM echoes a call he made following Paris attacks and tells Denmark's Jews that "Israel is your home" but Denmark's leading rabbi counters that "terror is not a reason to move to Israel".

Last days of Krapfen time before Lent
Austria

Last days of Krapfen time before Lent

As the end of Carnival - known in Austria as Fasching - approaches, Vienna's Consumer Protection Agency is working overtime to ensure that Austria's special donuts - the Krapfen - meet the required standards.

Swedish Jews ‘in fear’ after Denmark attacks
Sweden

Swedish Jews ‘in fear’ after Denmark attacks

Jewish communities in Sweden were on their guard on Sunday following a deadly attack on a Copenhagen synagogue which followed an attack on an event featuring Swedish artist Lars Vilks.

Who exactly is Swedish artist Lars Vilks?

Who exactly is Swedish artist Lars Vilks?

Swedish artist Lars Vilks, who gained international notoriety for a cartoon portraying the Prophet Muhammad as a dog, emerged unscathed from a deadly attack in a Copenhagen on Saturday, the latest in a string of death threats against him.

Spain ex-king appeals paternity suit
Spain

Spain ex-king appeals paternity suit

Spain's former king Juan Carlos has lodged an appeal against a paternity suit brought by a woman claiming to be his daughter, a judicial source said on Saturday.

Nutella owner Ferrero dies aged 89
Italy

Nutella owner Ferrero dies aged 89

Billionaire Michele Ferrero, who became Italy's richest man with a confectionary empire built on his popular Nutella spread, died on Saturday at the age of 89, Italian media said.

Ex-HSBC chief quits post amid tax scandal
Switzerland

Ex-HSBC chief quits post amid tax scandal

HSBC's former chief executive and chairman, Stephen Green, the man at the centre of the SwissLeaks tax scandal in Britain, on Saturday stepped down from his role at finance lobby group TheCityUK.

PM: ‘No one should get away’ with ‘terror’ attack
Denmark

PM: ‘No one should get away’ with ‘terror’ attack

In a statement released on Sunday morning, Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt unequivocally called the two shootings that rocked Copenhagen an act of terror.

Paris shows solidarity with Copenhagen
France

Paris shows solidarity with Copenhagen

The mayor of Paris arrived in Copenhagen on Monday to show support after two people were killed in apparent terror attacks, just one month after a terror attack in the French capital left 17 dead.

Police kill Copenhagen shooting suspect
Sweden

Police kill Copenhagen shooting suspect

Danish police have confirmed that they have killed the man whom they believe opened fire on a free speech event attended by controversial Swedish artist Lars Vilks in Copenhagen on Saturday.

Copenhagen synagogue shooting kills one
Denmark

Copenhagen synagogue shooting kills one

A second Copenhagen shooting at a bears a lot of resemblance to last month's bloody terror attacks in Paris. A total of three have now died in the Copenhagen shootings.

Man killed by CPH police after gun attacks
Denmark

Man killed by CPH police after gun attacks

Police have killed the man who they believe opened fire on a free speech event at a cafe and a Copenhagen synagogue, killing two.

Swedish bond-buy plan could spread elsewhere
Sweden

Swedish bond-buy plan could spread elsewhere

Sweden's non-eurozone neighbours could follow a new bond-buying plan to stave off falling prices and trigger a round of money printing to thwart untimely currency rises against the weakening euro, according to analysts.