Police in Salzburg received a surprising call just before midnight on Christmas Eve, when a hotel reported an unusual guest was trying to check in.
Sweden’s King Carl XVI Gustaf's annual Christmas speech, touched on both terrorism and the migrant crisis and how the Swedes must defend society’s values by remaining trusting and open.
Hundreds of African migrants stormed the border between Morocco and the Spanish territory of Ceuta on Friday, and two migrants drowned and 12 others were hospitalized, officials in both nations said.
Swedish and Danish train operators are mulling the possibility of scanning the IDs of all travellers crossing the Öresund Bridge. The move is linked to the mandatory ID checks that will be imposed on Sweden-bound trains as of January 4th.
China has refused to renew the press credentials of a French journalist, effectively expelling her, unless she recants one of her stories, the reporter told AFP news agency on Friday, the first such case since 2012.
Spain's King Felipe VI appealed for dialogue and unity in his Christmas Eve message Thursday after an inconclusive weekend general election.
A winter storm, which has already claimed two lives in Norway, is forecast to sweep across Sweden on Friday. The national weather service has issued its second-highest warning, saying snow is most likely on the cards in many parts of the country this weekend.
A majority of Swedes now want their country to take in fewer refugees, a new poll suggests, as the Nordic nation struggles to contain an unprecedented influx of asylum seekers.
Two hundred homeless people feasted on seafood soup, prawns, baked gilthead bream and roast shoulder of lamb in an exquisite Christmas Eve put on in the Spanish capital's palatial city hall.
What do a giant straw goat, Cat Stevens and Sweden's most iconic sweets have in common? They all have links to Gävle, the biggest city in east Sweden, but barely known abroad.
Pope Francis ushered in Christmas by urging the faithful to reject the materialism that pervades the gift-giving season, and to embrace "simple, balanced" values, as violence subdued festivities in the Holy Land.
French immigration to Israel reached a record high in 2015, Israeli officials said on Thursday.